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Surah Saffat Ayat 86 in Arabic Text

أَئِفْكًا ءَالِهَةًۭ دُونَ ٱللَّهِ تُرِيدُونَ
A’ifkan aalihatan doonal laahi tureedoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 86

Sahih International
Is it falsehood [as] gods other than Allah you desire?

Yusuf Ali
“Is it a falsehood- gods other than Allah- that ye desire?

Abul Ala Maududi
Is it false deities that you want to serve rather than Allah?

Muhsin Khan
“Is it a falsehood aliha (gods) other than Allah that you seek?

Pickthall
Is it a falsehood – gods beside Allah – that ye desire?

Dr. Ghali
Is it a falsehood, gods apart from Allah, that you are willing (to worship)?

Abdel Haleem
How can you choose false gods instead of the true God?

Quran 37 Verse 86 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Saffat ayat 86, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(37:86) Is it false deities that you want to serve rather than Allah?


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah As-Saffat verse 86 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Saffat ayat 83 which provides the complete commentary from verse 83 through 87.

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