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Surah Yaseen Ayat 49 in Arabic Text

مَا يَنظُرُونَ إِلَّا صَيْحَةًۭ وَٰحِدَةًۭ تَأْخُذُهُمْ وَهُمْ يَخِصِّمُونَ
Maa yanzuroona illaa saihatanw waahidatan ta’khuzuhum wa hum yakhissimoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 49

Sahih International
They do not await except one blast which will seize them while they are disputing.

Yusuf Ali
They will not (have to) wait for aught but a single Blast: it will seize them while they are yet disputing among themselves!

Abul Ala Maududi
The Truth is that they are waiting for nothing but a mighty Blast to seize them the while they are disputing (in their worldly affairs),

Muhsin Khan
They await only but a single Saihah (shout, etc.), which will seize them while they are disputing!

Pickthall
They await but one Shout, which will surprise them while they are disputing.

Dr. Ghali
In no way are they awaiting anything except one Shout to take them (away) as they are in constant adversaries.

Abdel Haleem
But all they are waiting for is a single blast that will overtake them while they are still arguing with each other.

Quran 36 Verse 49 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Yaseen ayat 49, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(36:49) The Truth is that they are waiting for nothing but a mighty Blast to seize them the while they are disputing (in their worldly affairs),


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Yaseen verse 49 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Yaseen ayat 48 which provides the complete commentary from verse 48 through 50.

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