Surah Waqi’ah Ayat 4 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 4
When the earth is shaken with convulsion
When the earth shall be shaken to its depths,
when the earth will suddenly shake with a terrible shaking,
When the earth will be shaken with a terrible shake.
When the earth is shaken with a shock
When the earth will be convulsed with a (severe) convulsion,
When the earth is shaken violently
Quran 56 Verse 4 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Waqi’ah ayat 4, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(56:4) when the earth will suddenly shake with a terrible shaking,
3. That is, it will not be a local earthquake that may occur in a restricted area, but it will shake the whole earth to its depths all of a sudden, and it will experience a tremendous jolt and tremors all through.
The tafsir of Surah Waqiah verse 4 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Waqiah ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 12.
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