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Surah Takwir Ayat 7 in Arabic Text

وَإِذَا ٱلنُّفُوسُ زُوِّجَتْ
Wa izan nufoosu zuwwijat

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 7

Sahih International
And when the souls are paired

Yusuf Ali
When the souls are sorted out, (being joined, like with like);

Abul Ala Maududi
when the souls shall be rejoined (with their bodies),

Muhsin Khan
And when the souls shall be joined with their bodies;

Pickthall
And when souls are reunited,

Dr. Ghali
And when the (inner) selves will be paired, (i.e., joined to their bodies)

Abdel Haleem
when souls are sorted into classes,

Quran 81 Verse 7 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Takwir ayat 7, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(81:7) when[7] the souls shall be rejoined (with their bodies), [8]


7. From here begins mention of the second stage of Resurrection.

8. That is, men will be resurrected precisely in the state as they lived in the world before death with body and soul together.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Takwir verse 7 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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