Chapter 111: Surah Al-Lahab (The Flame)



تَبَّتْ يَدَاۤ اَبِيْ لَهَبٍ Abu Lahab’s hands will perish

وَّ تَبَّؕ and he will perish.

۝ Verse 1

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Abu Lahab’s hands will perish and he will perish.



مَاۤ اَغْنٰى عَنْهُ Will avail him not

مَالُهٗ وَ مَا His wealth and that

كَسَبَؕ which he earns

۝ Verse 2

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

His wealth and that which he earns will not avail him.



سَيَصْلٰى نَارًا He will burn in fire

ذَاتَ لَهَبٍۚۖ giving rise to flames —

۝ Verse 3

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

He will burn in fire giving rise to flames —



وَّ امْرَاَتُهٗ١ؕ  And his wife —

حَمَّالَةَ الْحَطَبِۚ the bearer of slander;

۝ Verse 4

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

And his wife — the bearer of slander;



فِيْ جِيْدِهَا Upon her neck

حَبْلٌ مِّنْ مَّسَدٍ a halter of twisted rope!

۝ Verse 5

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Upon her neck a halter of twisted rope!.



فِيْ جِيْدِهَا Upon her neck

حَبْلٌ مِّنْ مَّسَدٍ a halter of twisted rope!

۝ Verse 5

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Upon her neck a halter of twisted rope!.