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Surah Saffat Ayat 69 in Arabic Text

إِنَّهُمْ أَلْفَوْا۟ ءَابَآءَهُمْ ضَآلِّينَ
Innahum alfaw aabaaa’ahum daaalleen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 69

Sahih International
Indeed they found their fathers astray.

Yusuf Ali
Truly they found their fathers on the wrong Path;

Abul Ala Maududi
These are the ones who found their fathers steeped in error,

Muhsin Khan
Verily, they found their fathers on the wrong path;

Pickthall
They indeed found their fathers astray,

Dr. Ghali
Surely they came upon their fathers erring,

Abdel Haleem
They found their forefathers astray,

Quran 37 Verse 69 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Saffat ayat 69, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(37:69) These are the ones who found their fathers steeped in error,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah As-Saffat verse 69 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Saffat ayat 62 which provides the complete commentary from verse 62 through 70.

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