Surah Saffat Ayat 19 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 19
It will be only one shout, and at once they will be observing.
Then it will be a single (compelling) cry; and behold, they will begin to see!
There will be a single stern rebuff and lo, they will be observing with their own eyes (all that they had been warned against).
It will be a single Zajrah [shout (i.e. the second blowing of the Trumpet)], and behold, they will be staring!
There is but one Shout, and lo! they behold,
So, surely it is only one scaring, then only then, they are looking on.
Just one blast and––lo and behold!––they will look
Quran 37 Verse 19 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Saffat ayat 19, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(37:19) There will be a single stern rebuff and lo, they will be observing with their own eyes (all that they had been warned against).
12. That is, when the time comes for this, it will not be difficult to reestablish the whole world. Just a single shout will be enough to make the people to wake up. Here, the word “shout” is very meaningful. It depicts the Resurrection as though the people who had died since the beginning of the creation till the last Day were lying asleep, and a sudden command to them to wake up will cause them to rise up all at once.
The tafsir of Surah As-Saffat verse 19 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Saffat ayat 11 which provides the complete commentary from verse 11 through 19.
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