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Surah Tur Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

مُتَّكِـِٔينَ عَلَىٰ سُرُرٍۢ مَّصْفُوفَةٍۢ ۖ وَزَوَّجْنَـٰهُم بِحُورٍ عِينٍۢ
Muttaki’eena ‘alaa sururim masfoofatinw wa zawwaj naahum bihoorin ‘een

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
They will be reclining on thrones lined up, and We will marry them to fair women with large, [beautiful] eyes.

Yusuf Ali
They will recline (with ease) on Thrones (of dignity) arranged in ranks; and We shall join them to Companions, with beautiful big and lustrous eyes.

Abul Ala Maududi
The God-fearing shall be reclining on couches facing each other, and We shall wed them to maidens with large, beautiful eyes.

Muhsin Khan
They will recline (with ease) on thrones arranged in ranks. And We shall marry them to Houris (female, fair ones) with wide lovely eyes.

Pickthall
Reclining on ranged couches. And we wed them unto fair ones with wide, lovely eyes.

Dr. Ghali
Reclining upon ranged settees. And We will marry them to wide-eyed h‍ûras.

Abdel Haleem
They are comfortably seated on couches arranged in rows; We pair them with beautiful-eyed maidens;

Quran 52 Verse 20 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Tur ayat 20, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(52:20) The God-fearing shall be reclining on couches facing each other, and We shall wed them to maidens with large, beautiful eyes.[14]


14 For explanation, see (E. Ns. 20, 29 of Surah As-Saaffat), and (E. N. 42 of Surah Ad-Dukhan).

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Tur verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Tur ayat 17 which provides the complete commentary from verse 17 through 20.

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