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Surah Zumar Ayat 72 in Arabic Text

قِيلَ ٱدْخُلُوٓا۟ أَبْوَٰبَ جَهَنَّمَ خَـٰلِدِينَ فِيهَا ۖ فَبِئْسَ مَثْوَى ٱلْمُتَكَبِّرِينَ
Qeelad khuloo abwaaba jahannama khaalideena feeha fabi’sa maswal mutakabbireen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 72

Sahih International
[To them] it will be said, “Enter the gates of Hell to abide eternally therein, and wretched is the residence of the arrogant.”

Yusuf Ali
(To them) will be said: “Enter ye the gates of Hell, to dwell therein: and evil is (this) Abode of the Arrogant!”

Abul Ala Maududi
It will be said: “Enter the gates of Hell. Herein shall you abide.” How evil is the abode of the vainglorious!

Muhsin Khan
It will be said (to them): “Enter you the gates of Hell, to abide therein. And (indeed) what an evil abode of the arrogant!”

Pickthall
It is said (unto them): Enter ye the gates of hell to dwell therein. Thus hapless is the journey’s end of the scorners.

Dr. Ghali
It will be said, “Enter the gates of Hell eternally (abiding) therein; miserable then is the lodging of the proud!”

Abdel Haleem
It will be said, ‘Enter the gates of Hell: there you will remain. How evil is the abode of the arrogant!’

Quran 39 Verse 72 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Zumar ayat 72, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(39:72) It will be said: “Enter the gates of Hell. Herein shall you abide.” How evil is the abode of the vainglorious!


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Az-Zumar verse 72 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Zumar ayat 71 which provides the complete commentary from verse 71 through 72.

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