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Surah Zumar Ayat 40 in Arabic Text

مَن يَأْتِيهِ عَذَابٌۭ يُخْزِيهِ وَيَحِلُّ عَلَيْهِ عَذَابٌۭ مُّقِيمٌ
Mai yaateehi ‘azaabuny yukhzeehi wa yahillu ‘alaihi ‘azaabum muqeem

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 40

Sahih International
To whom will come a torment disgracing him and on whom will descend an enduring punishment.”

Yusuf Ali
“Who it is to whom comes a Penalty of ignominy, and on whom descends a Penalty that abides.”

Abul Ala Maududi
whom the degrading chastisement will visit and upon whom the everlasting chastisement will alight.

Muhsin Khan
“To whom comes a disgracing torment, and on whom descends an everlasting torment.”

Pickthall
Who it is unto whom cometh a doom that will abase him, and on whom there falleth everlasting doom.

Dr. Ghali
To whom will come up a torment disgracing him; and upon him will alight a perpetual torment.”

Abdel Haleem
who will suffer humiliation, and on whom a lasting torment will descend.’

Quran 39 Verse 40 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Zumar ayat 40, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(39:40) whom the degrading chastisement will visit and upon whom the everlasting chastisement will alight.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Az-Zumar verse 40 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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