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Surah Takwir Ayat 5 in Arabic Text

وَإِذَا ٱلْوُحُوشُ حُشِرَتْ
Wa izal wuhooshu hushirat

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 5

Sahih International
And when the wild beasts are gathered

Yusuf Ali
When the wild beasts are herded together (in the human habitations);

Abul Ala Maududi
when the savage beasts shall be brought together,

Muhsin Khan
And when the wild beasts shall be gathered together;

Pickthall
And when the wild beasts are herded together,

Dr. Ghali
And when the savage beasts will be mustered,

Abdel Haleem
when wild beasts are herded together,

Quran 81 Verse 5 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Takwir ayat 5, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(81:5) when the savage beasts shall be brought together,[5]


5. When a general calamity befalls the world, all kinds of beasts and animals gather together in one place, then neither the snake bites, nor the tiger kills and devours.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Takwir verse 5 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Takwir ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 14.

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