Surah Waqi’ah Ayat 39 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 39
A company of the former peoples
A (goodly) number from those of old,
a large throng from the ancients,
A multitude of those (on the Right Hand) will be from the first generation (who embraced Islam).
A multitude of those of old
A throng of the earliest (people,)
many from the past
Quran 56 Verse 39 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Waqi’ah ayat 39, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(56:39) a large throng from the ancients,
There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.
The tafsir of Surah Waqiah verse 39 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Waqiah ayat 27 which provides the complete commentary from verse 27 through 40.
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