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Surah Zumar Ayat 54 in Arabic Text

وَأَنِيبُوٓا۟ إِلَىٰ رَبِّكُمْ وَأَسْلِمُوا۟ لَهُۥ مِن قَبْلِ أَن يَأْتِيَكُمُ ٱلْعَذَابُ ثُمَّ لَا تُنصَرُونَ
Wa aneebooo ilaa Rabbikum wa aslimoo lahoo min qabli any yaatiyakumul ‘azaabu summa laa tunsaroon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 54

Sahih International
And return [in repentance] to your Lord and submit to Him before the punishment comes upon you; then you will not be helped.

Yusuf Ali
“Turn ye to our Lord (in repentance) and bow to His (Will), before the Penalty comes on you: after that ye shall not be helped.

Abul Ala Maududi
Turn to your Lord and surrender yourselves to Him before the chastisement over-takes you; for then you will receive no help.

Muhsin Khan
“And turn in repentance and in obedience with true Faith (Islamic Monotheism) to your Lord and submit to Him, (in Islam), before the torment comes upon you, then you will not be helped.

Pickthall
Turn unto your Lord repentant, and surrender unto Him, before there come unto you the doom, when ye cannot be helped.

Dr. Ghali
And turn penitent to your Lord, and surrender to Him, even before the torment comes up to you; thereafter you will not be vindicated.

Abdel Haleem
Turn to your Lord. Submit to Him before the punishment overtakes you and you can no longer be helped.

Quran 39 Verse 54 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Zumar ayat 54, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(39:54) Turn to your Lord and surrender yourselves to Him before the chastisement over-takes you; for then you will receive no help.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Az-Zumar verse 54 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Zumar ayat 53 which provides the complete commentary from verse 53 through 59.

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