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Surah Zukhruf Ayat 55 in Arabic Text

فَلَمَّآ ءَاسَفُونَا ٱنتَقَمْنَا مِنْهُمْ فَأَغْرَقْنَـٰهُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ
Falammaaa aasafoonan taqamnaa minhum fa aghraqnaahum ajma’een

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 55

Sahih International
And when they angered Us, We took retribution from them and drowned them all.

Yusuf Ali
When at length they provoked Us, We exacted retribution from them, and We drowned them all.

Abul Ala Maududi
So when they incurred Our wrath, We exacted retribution from them, and drowned them all,

Muhsin Khan
So when they angered Us, We punished them, and drowned them all.

Pickthall
So, when they angered Us, We punished them and drowned them every one.

Dr. Ghali
Then as soon as they provoked Our anger, (Or: behaved foolishly towards Us) We took vengeance on them; so We drowned them all together;

Abdel Haleem
When they provoked Us, We punished and drowned them all:

Quran 43 Verse 55 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Zukhruf ayat 55, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(43:55) So when they incurred Our wrath, We exacted retribution from them, and drowned them all,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Zukhruf verse 55 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Zukhruf ayat 51 which provides the complete commentary from verse 51 through 56.

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