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Surah Zukhruf Ayat 30 in Arabic Text

وَلَمَّا جَآءَهُمُ ٱلْحَقُّ قَالُوا۟ هَـٰذَا سِحْرٌۭ وَإِنَّا بِهِۦ كَـٰفِرُونَ
Wa lammaa jaaa’ahumul haqqu qaaloo haazaa sihrunw wa innaa bihee kaafiroon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 30

Sahih International
But when the truth came to them, they said, “This is magic, and indeed we are, concerning it, disbelievers.”

Yusuf Ali
But when the Truth came to them, they said: “This is sorcery, and we do reject it.”

Abul Ala Maududi
And when the Truth came to them they said: “This is just sorcery and we reject it.”

Muhsin Khan
And when the truth (this Quran) came to them, they (the disbelievers in this Quran) said: “This is magic, and we disbelieve therein.”

Pickthall
And now that the Truth hath come unto them they say: This is mere magic, and lo! we are disbelievers therein.

Dr. Ghali
And as soon as the Truth came to them, they said, “This is a sorcery, and surely in it we are disbelievers.”

Abdel Haleem
yet when the Truth came to them, they said, ‘This is sorcery. We do not believe in it,’

Quran 43 Verse 30 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Zukhruf ayat 30, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(43:30) And when the Truth came to them they said: “This is just sorcery[29] and we reject it.”


29. For explanation, see (Surah Al-Anbiya, Ayat 3 and E.N. 5) on it, and (E.N. 5 of Surah Suad).

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Zukhruf verse 30 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Zukhruf ayat 26 which provides the complete commentary from verse 26 through 35.

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