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Surah Zumar Ayat 37 in Arabic Text

وَمَن يَهْدِ ٱللَّهُ فَمَا لَهُۥ مِن مُّضِلٍّ ۗ أَلَيْسَ ٱللَّهُ بِعَزِيزٍۢ ذِى ٱنتِقَامٍۢ
Wa mai yahdil laahu famaa lahoo min mudil; alai sal laahu bi’azeezin zin tiqaam

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 37

Sahih International
And whoever Allah guides – for him there is no misleader. Is not Allah Exalted in Might and Owner of Retribution?

Yusuf Ali
And such as Allah doth guide there can be none to lead astray. Is not Allah Exalted in Power, (Able to enforce His Will), Lord of Retribution?

Abul Ala Maududi
And he whom Allah guides to the Right Way, none can lead him astray. Is not Allah the Most Mighty, the Lord of Retribution?

Muhsin Khan
And whomsoever Allah guides, for him there will be no misleader. Is not Allah All-Mighty, Possessor of Retribution?

Pickthall
And he whom Allah guideth, for him there can be no misleader. Is not Allah Mighty, Able to Requite (the wrong)?

Dr. Ghali
And whomever Allah guides, then in no way will he have a misleader; is not Allah (unceasingly) Ever-Mighty, Owner of vengeance?

Abdel Haleem
if God guides someone no one can lead him astray. Is God not mighty and capable of retribution?

Quran 39 Verse 37 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Zumar ayat 37, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(39:37) And he whom Allah guides to the Right Way, none can lead him astray. Is not Allah the Most Mighty, the Lord of Retribution?[56]


56. That is, this also is a result of their lack of guidance that the foolish people esteem highly the power and honor of their deities but they never think that Allah also is All- Mighty and they can also be punished for insulting Him by the shirk they are committing against Him.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Az-Zumar verse 37 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Zumar ayat 36 which provides the complete commentary from verse 36 through 40.

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