Surah Takwir Ayat 21 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 21
Obeyed there [in the heavens] and trustworthy.
With authority there, (and) faithful to his trust.
there he is obeyed and held trustworthy.
Obeyed (by the angels), trustworthy there (in the heavens).
(One) to be obeyed, and trustworthy;
Obeyed there, (and) devoted.
he is obeyed there and worthy of trust.
Quran 81 Verse 21 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Takwir ayat 21, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(81:21) there he is obeyed and held trustworthy.
16. That is, he is the chief of the angels and all angels work under his command.
17. That is, he is not one who would tamper with divine revelation, but is so trustworthy that he conveys intact whatever he receives from God.
The tafsir of Surah Takwir verse 21 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Takwir ayat 15 which provides the complete commentary from verse 15 through 29.
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