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Surah Yusuf Ayat 98 in Arabic Text

قَالَ سَوْفَ أَسْتَغْفِرُ لَكُمْ رَبِّىٓ ۖ إِنَّهُۥ هُوَ ٱلْغَفُورُ ٱلرَّحِيمُ
Qaala sawfa astaghfiru lakum Rabbeee innahoo Huwal Ghafoorur Raheem

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 98

Sahih International
He said, “I will ask forgiveness for you from my Lord. Indeed, it is He who is the Forgiving, the Merciful.”

Yusuf Ali
He said: “Soon will I ask my Lord for forgiveness for you: for he is indeed Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.”

Abul Ala Maududi
He said: “I shall pray to my Lord for your forgiveness, for He, and indeed He alone, is Ever Forgiving, Most Merciful.”

Muhsin Khan
He said: “I will ask my Lord for forgiveness for you, verily He! Only He is the Oft-Forgiving, the Most Merciful.”

Pickthall
He said: I shall ask forgiveness for you of my Lord. Lo! He is the Forgiving, the Merciful.

Dr. Ghali
He said, “Eventually I will ask my Lord to forgive you; surely He, Ever He, is The EverForgiving, The Ever-Merciful.”

Abdel Haleem
He replied, ‘I shall ask my Lord to forgive you: He is the Most Forgiving, the Most Merciful.’

Quran 12 Verse 98 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Yusuf ayat 98, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(12:98) He said: “I shall pray to my Lord for your forgiveness, for He, and indeed He alone, is Ever Forgiving, Most Merciful.”


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Yusuf verse 98 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Yusuf ayat 96 which provides the complete commentary from verse 96 through 98.

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