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Surah Saffat Ayat 40 in Arabic Text

إِلَّا عِبَادَ ٱللَّهِ ٱلْمُخْلَصِينَ
Illaa ‘ibaadal laahil mukhlaseen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 40

Sahih International
But not the chosen servants of Allah.

Yusuf Ali
But the sincere (and devoted) Servants of Allah,-

Abul Ala Maududi
But Allah’s chosen servants (shall be spared this woeful end).

Muhsin Khan
Save the chosen slaves of Allah (faithful, obedient, true believers of Islamic Monotheism).

Pickthall
Save single-minded slaves of Allah;

Dr. Ghali
Except for the most faithful bondmen of Allah.

Abdel Haleem
Not so God’s true servants.

Quran 37 Verse 40 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Saffat ayat 40, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(37:40) But Allah’s chosen servants (shall be spared this woeful end).


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah As-Saffat verse 40 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Saffat ayat 38 which provides the complete commentary from verse 38 through 49.

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