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  • Surah Al Baqarah (The Cow) Ayat 216


  • كُتِبَ
  • عَلَيْكُمُ
  • ٱلْقِتَالُ
  • وَهُوَ
  • كُرْهٌ
  • لَّكُمْ
  • ۖ
  • وَعَسَىٰٓ
  • أَن
  • تَكْرَهُوا۟
  • شَيْـًٔا
  • وَهُوَ
  • خَيْرٌ
  • لَّكُمْ
  • ۖ
  • وَعَسَىٰٓ
  • أَن
  • تُحِبُّوا۟
  • شَيْـًٔا
  • وَهُوَ
  • شَرٌّ
  • لَّكُمْ
  • ۗ
  • وَٱللَّهُ
  • يَعْلَمُ
  • وَأَنتُمْ
  • لَا
  • تَعْلَمُونَ
  • Muhammad Habib Shakir: Fighting is enjoined on you, and it is an object of dislike to you; and it may be that you dislike a thing while it is good for you, and it may be that you love a thing while it is evil for you, and Allah knows, while you do not know.
  • Abdullah Yusuf Ali: Fighting is prescribed for you, and ye dislike it. But it is possible that ye dislike a thing which is good for you, and that ye love a thing which is bad for you. But Allah knoweth, and ye know not.
  • M.Pickthall: Warfare is ordained for you, though it is hateful unto you; but it may happen that ye hate a thing which is good for you, and it may happen that ye love a thing which is bad for you. Allah knoweth, ye know not.
  • Amatul Rahmân Omer: Fighting has been ordained for you, though it is hard for you. But it may be that a thing is hard upon you though it is (really) good for you, and it may be that you love a thing while it is bad for you. Allâh knows (all things) while you do not know.
  • Maulana Mohammad Ali: Fighting is enjoined on you, though it is disliked by you; and it may be that you dislike a thing while it is good for you, and it may be that you love a thing while it is evil for you; and Allah knows while you know not.