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Surah Saffat Ayat 165 in Arabic Text

وَإِنَّا لَنَحْنُ ٱلصَّآفُّونَ
Wa innaa lanah nus saaffoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 165

Sahih International
And indeed, we are those who line up [for prayer].

Yusuf Ali
“And we are verily ranged in ranks (for service);

Abul Ala Maududi
Verily we range ourselves in rows (as humble servants)

Muhsin Khan
Verily, we (angels), we stand in rows for the prayers (as you Muslims stand in rows for your prayers);

Pickthall
Lo! we, even we are they who set the ranks,

Dr. Ghali
And surely we, indeed we, are the ones ranged in ranks,

Abdel Haleem
we are ranged in ranks.

Quran 37 Verse 165 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Saffat ayat 165, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(37:165) Verily we range ourselves in rows (as humble servants)


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah As-Saffat verse 165 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Saffat ayat 161 which provides the complete commentary from verse 161 through 170.

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