Surah Waqi’ah Ayat 81 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 81
Then is it to this statement that you are indifferent
Is it such a Message that ye would hold in light esteem?
Do you, then, take this discourse in light esteem,
Is it such a talk (this Quran) that you (disbelievers) deny?
Is it this Statement that ye scorn,
Is it, then, that you (i.e., the disbelievers) are dissimulating with this Discourse?
How can you scorn this statement?
Quran 56 Verse 81 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Waqi’ah ayat 81, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(56:81) Do you, then, take this discourse in light esteem,
40. Literally, idhan (from which mudhinun of the text is derived) means to treat something with contempt, to deny its due importance, to regard it as unworthy of serious attention, to hold it in light esteem.
The tafsir of Surah Waqiah verse 81 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Waqiah ayat 75 which provides the complete commentary from verse 75 through 82.
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