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Surah Yusuf Ayat 103 in Arabic Text

وَمَآ أَكْثَرُ ٱلنَّاسِ وَلَوْ حَرَصْتَ بِمُؤْمِنِينَ
Wa maa aksarun naasi wa law harasta bimu’mineen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 103

Sahih International
And most of the people, although you strive [for it], are not believers.

Yusuf Ali
Yet no faith will the greater part of mankind have, however ardently thou dost desire it.

Abul Ala Maududi
And most of the people, howsoever you might so desire, are not going to believe.

Muhsin Khan
And most of mankind will not believe even if you desire it eagerly.

Pickthall
And though thou try much, most men will not believe.

Dr. Ghali
And, though you be (so) eager, in no way are most of mankind believers.

Abdel Haleem
However eagerly you may want them to, most men will not believe.

Quran 12 Verse 103 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Yusuf ayat 103, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(12:103) And most of the people, howsoever you might so desire, are not going to believe.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Yusuf verse 103 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Yusuf ayat 102 which provides the complete commentary from verse 102 through 104.

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