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Surah Yaseen Ayat 16 in Arabic Text

قَالُوا۟ رَبُّنَا يَعْلَمُ إِنَّآ إِلَيْكُمْ لَمُرْسَلُونَ
Qaaloo Rabbunaa ya’lamu innaaa ilaikum lamursaloon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 16

Sahih International
They said, “Our Lord knows that we are messengers to you,

Yusuf Ali
They said: “Our Lord doth know that we have been sent on a mission to you:

Abul Ala Maududi
The Messengers said: “Our Lord knows that we have indeed been sent to you

Muhsin Khan
The Messengers said: “Our Lord knows that we have been sent as Messengers to you,

Pickthall
They answered: Our Lord knoweth that we are indeed sent unto you,

Dr. Ghali
They said, “Our Lord knows that surely we are indeed Emissaries to you.

Abdel Haleem
They said, ‘Our Lord knows that we have been sent to you.

Quran 36 Verse 16 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Yaseen ayat 16, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(36:16) The Messengers said: “Our Lord knows that we have indeed been sent to you


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Yaseen verse 16 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Yaseen ayat 13 which provides the complete commentary from verse 13 through 17.

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