Al-Masadd (PALM FIBRE, THE FLAME)
Total Verses : 5
Revealed At : MAKKA
Verse : 001
Eng-Abdul Daryabadi : Perish the two hands of Abu Lahab, and perish he!
Eng-Dr. Mohsin : Perish the two hands of Abû Lahab (an uncle of the Prophet), and perish he!Eng-Mufti-Taqi-Usmani-Audio : Perish the two hands of Abu Lahab, and perish he!
Eng-Pickthal-Audio : The power of Abu Lahab will perish, and he will perish.
Eng-Yusuf Ali : Perish the hands of the Father of Flame! Perish he!
Verse : 002
Eng-Abdul Daryabadi : His riches availed him not, nor what he earned.
Eng-Dr. Mohsin : His wealth and his children will not benefit him!
Eng-Mufti-Taqi-Usmani-Audio : Neither his wealth benefited him, nor what he earned.
Eng-Pickthal-Audio : His wealth and gains will not exempt him.
Eng-Yusuf Ali : No profit to him from all his wealth, and all his gains!
Verse : 003
Eng-Abdul Daryabadi : Soon he shall roast in a Fire, Flame,
Eng-Dr. Mohsin : He will be burnt in a Fire of blazing flames!
Eng-Mufti-Taqi-Usmani-Audio : He will soon enter a Fire, full of flames,
Eng-Pickthal-Audio : He will be plunged in flaming Fire,
Eng-Yusuf Ali : Burnt soon will he be in a Fire of blazing Flame!
Verse : 004
Eng-Abdul Daryabadi : and his wife also ;a fuel carrier.
Eng-Dr. Mohsin : And his wife too, who carries wood (thorns of Sadan which she used to put on the way of the Prophet (SAW) , or use to slander him).
Eng-Mufti-Taqi-Usmani-Audio : And his wife as well,the wicked carrier of firewood.
Eng-Pickthal-Audio : And his wife, the wood-carrier,
Eng-Yusuf Ali : His wife shall carry the (crackling) wood ―as fuel!―
Verse : 005
Eng-Abdul Daryabadi : Around her neck shall be a cord of twisted palm fibres.
Eng-Dr. Mohsin : In her neck is a twisted rope of Masad (palm fibre).Eng-Mufti-Taqi-Usmani-Audio : Around her neck, there is (a collar of iron, like) a well-twisted rope.
Eng-Pickthal-Audio : Will have upon her neck a halter of palm-fibre.
Eng-Yusuf Ali : A twisted rope of palm-leaf fibre round her (own) neck!