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Surah Ta-Ha Ayat 56 in Arabic Text

وَلَقَدْ أَرَيْنَـٰهُ ءَايَـٰتِنَا كُلَّهَا فَكَذَّبَ وَأَبَىٰ
Wa laqad arainaahu Aayaatinaa kullahaa fakaz zaba wa abaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 56

Sahih International
And We certainly showed Pharaoh Our signs – all of them – but he denied and refused.

Yusuf Ali
And We showed Pharaoh all Our Signs, but he did reject and refuse.

Abul Ala Maududi
Indeed We showed Pharaoh Our Signs, all of them, but he declared them to be false and rejected them.

Muhsin Khan
And indeed We showed him [Fir’aun (Pharaoh)] all Our Signs and Evidences, but he denied and refused.

Pickthall
And We verily did show him all Our tokens, but he denied them and refused.

Dr. Ghali
And indeed We already showed him (Firaawn) all Our signs, yet he cried lies and refused.

Abdel Haleem
We showed Pharaoh all Our signs, but he denied them and refused [to change].

Quran 20 Verse 56 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ta-Ha ayat 56, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(20:56) Indeed We showed Pharaoh Our Signs,[29] all of them, but he declared them to be false and rejected them.


29. “Signs” comprised those arguments which were based on natural phenomena and human life and those miracles which were given to Prophet Moses (peace be upon him). These arguments are contained in the speeches of Prophet Moses (peace be upon him) which he delivered before Pharaoh, and the miracles which he showed and are mentioned at several places in the Quran.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ta-Ha verse 56 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Taha ayat 53 which provides the complete commentary from verse 53 through 56.

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