Compared Translations of the meaning of the Quran - 40:71
Ghafir - The Forgiver, The Forgiving One
Verse: 40 : 71

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Ghafir (The Forgiver, The Forgiving One) 40:71

40:71 اذ الاغلال في اعناقهم والسلاسل يسحبون

TransliterationIthi al-aghlalu fee aAAnaqihim waalssalasilu yushaboona
LiteralWhen the leather or iron collars or handcuffs (are) in their necks, and (with) the chains they be dragged on the ground .

Yusuf AliWhen the yokes (shall be) round their necks, and the chains; they shall be dragged along-
PickthalWhen carcans are about their necks and chains. They are dragged
Arberry When the fetters and chains are on their necks, and they dragged
ShakirWhen the fetters and the chains shall be on their necks; they shall be dragged
Sarwarwhen fetters will be placed around their necks and chains will drag them
KhalifaThe shackles will be around their necks, and the chains will be used to drag them.
Hilali/KhanWhen iron collars will be rounded over their necks, and the chains, they shall be dragged along.
H/K/SaheehWhen the shackles are around their necks and the chains; they will be dragged
QXPWhen they shall have shackles of their own making around their necks, and are dragged in chains of their restricted thinking.
Maulana AliWhen the fetters are on their necks and the chains. They are dragged.
Free MindsWhen the collars will be around their necks and in chains they will be dragged off.
Qaribullah When the fetters and chains are round their necks they shall be dragged

George SaleWhen the collars shall be on their necks, and the chains by which
JM RodwellWhen the collars shall be on their necks and the chains to drag them

Asadwhen they shall have to carry the shackles and chains [of their own making] around their necks, [For an explanation of the allegory of "shackles" and "chains", see note on 13:5, note on the last but one sentence of 34:33, and notes on 36:8.]

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