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Surah Tur Ayat 31 in Arabic Text

قُلْ تَرَبَّصُوا۟ فَإِنِّى مَعَكُم مِّنَ ٱلْمُتَرَبِّصِينَ
Qul tarabbasoo fa innee ma’akum minal mutarabbiseen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 31

Sahih International
Say, “Wait, for indeed I am, with you, among the waiters.”

Yusuf Ali
Say thou: “Await ye!- I too will wait along with you!”

Abul Ala Maududi
Tell them: “Wait; I too am waiting with you.”

Muhsin Khan
Say (O Muhammad SAW to them): “Wait! I am with you, among the waiters!”

Pickthall
Say (unto them): Except (your fill)! Lo! I am with you among the expectant.

Dr. Ghali
Say, “Await! So surely I will be with you among the awaiting ones.”

Abdel Haleem
say, ‘Wait if you wish; I too am waiting’-

Quran 52 Verse 31 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Tur ayat 31, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(52:31) Tell them: “Wait; I too am waiting with you.”[24]


24. This can have two meanings: (1) I would also see whether this desire of yours is fulfilled or not. (2) I am also waiting to see who goes to his doom, you or me.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Tur verse 31 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Tur ayat 29 which provides the complete commentary from verse 29 through 34.

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