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Surah Zumar Ayat 11 in Arabic Text

قُلْ إِنِّىٓ أُمِرْتُ أَنْ أَعْبُدَ ٱللَّهَ مُخْلِصًۭا لَّهُ ٱلدِّينَ
Qul inneee umirtu an a’budal laaha mukhlisal lahud deen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 11

Sahih International
Say, [O Muhammad], “Indeed, I have been commanded to worship Allah, [being] sincere to Him in religion.

Yusuf Ali
Say: “Verily, I am commanded to serve Allah with sincere devotion;

Abul Ala Maududi
Tell them, (O Prophet): “I am bidden to serve Allah, consecrating my devotion to Him,

Muhsin Khan
Say (O Muhammad SAW): “Verily, I am commanded to worship Allah (Alone) by obeying Him and doing religious deeds sincerely for Allah’s sake only and not to show off, and not to set up rivals with Him in worship;

Pickthall
Say (O Muhammad): Lo! I am commanded to worship Allah, making religion pure for Him (only).

Dr. Ghali
Say, “Surely I have been commanded to worship Allah, making the religion faithfully His.

Abdel Haleem
Say, ‘I have been commanded to serve God, dedicating my worship entirely to Him.

Quran 39 Verse 11 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Zumar ayat 11, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(39:11) Tell them, (O Prophet): “I am bidden to serve Allah, consecrating my devotion to Him,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Az-Zumar verse 11 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Zumar ayat 10 which provides the complete commentary from verse 10 through 12.

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