Surah Yaseen Ayat 80 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 80
[It is] He who made for you from the green tree, fire, and then from it you ignite.
“The same Who produces for you fire out of the green tree, when behold! ye kindle therewith (your own fires)!
He Who created from a green tree a fire for you, a fire to light your stoves with.”
He, Who produces for you fire out of the green tree, when behold! You kindle therewith.
Who hath appointed for you fire from the green tree, and behold! ye kindle from it.
Who has made for you out of the green trees fire; then, only then, from it you do kindle.”
It is He who produces fire for you out of the green tree- lo and behold!- and from this you kindle fire.
Quran 36 Verse 80 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Yaseen ayat 80, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(36:80) He Who created from a green tree a fire for you, a fire to light your stoves with.”
68. It either means that He has placed the inflammable matter in the green trees due to which people kindle fire from the pieces of wood. Or, it is an allusion to the markh and afar trees, whose green branches the Arabs struck against each other to produce the sparks. In ancient times the Bedouins used this method of kindling the fire and might even be using the same today.
The tafsir of Surah Yaseen verse 80 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Yaseen ayat 77 which provides the complete commentary from verse 77 through 80.
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