The Qur'an

Al Balad (The city) - البلد

90.12
4
Roots
4
Tafsirs
Arabic
وَمَآ أَدْرَىٰكَ مَا ٱلْعَقَبَةُ
Ahmad Ali
How will you comprehend what the Steep ascent is? --
Ali Qarai
And what will show you what is the uphill task?
Amhad Khan
And what have you understood, what the valley is!
Arberry
and what shall teach thee what is the steep?
Corpus
And what can make you know what the steep path (is)?
Daryabadi
And what shall make thee understand that which the steep is?
Hilali & Khan
And what will make you know the path that is steep?
Maududi
And what do you know what that difficult steep is?
Muhammad Sarwar
Would that you knew what Aqaba is!
Muhammad Shakir
And what will make you comprehend what the uphill road is?
Pickthall
Ah, what will convey unto thee what the Ascent is! -
Qaribullah
What could let you know what the height is!
Sahih Intl
And what can make you know what is [breaking through] the difficult pass?
Talal Itani
And what will explain to you what the ascent is?
Transliteration
Wama adraka ma alAAaqabatu
Wahihuddin Khan
What will explain to you what the ascent is?
Yusuf Ali
And what will explain to thee the path that is steep?-