Skip to main content
wa-aṭīʿū
وَأَطِيعُوا۟
And obey
l-laha
ٱللَّهَ
Allah
wal-rasūla
وَٱلرَّسُولَ
and the Messenger
laʿallakum
لَعَلَّكُمْ
so that you may
tur'ḥamūna
تُرْحَمُونَ
receive mercy.

Wa atee'ul laaha war Rasoola la'allakum turhamoon

Sahih International:

And obey Allah and the Messenger that you may obtain mercy.

1 A. J. Arberry

and obey God and the Messenger; haply so you will find mercy.

2 Abdul Haleem

and obey God and the Prophet so that you may be given mercy.

3 Abdul Majid Daryabadi

And obey Allah and the apostle, haply ye may be shewn mercy.

4 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

And obey Allah and the Messenger; that ye may obtain mercy.

5 Abul Ala Maududi

And obey Allah and the Messenger, that you may be shown mercy. And hasten to the for-giveness of your Lord and to a Paradise as vast as the heavens and the earth, prepared for the God-fearing who spend in the way of Allah both in plenty and hardship, who restrain their anger, and forgive others. Allah loves such good-doers."

6 Ahmed Ali

Obey God and the Prophet, that you may be treated with mercy.

7 Ahmed Raza Khan

And obey Allah and the Noble Messenger, hoping that you gain mercy. (Obeying the Prophet is in fact obeying Allah.)

8 Ali Quli Qarai

and obey Allah and the Apostle so that you may be granted [His] mercy.

9 Ali Ünal

Obey God and the Messenger, so that you may be shown mercy (granted a good, virtuous life in this world and eternal happiness in the Hereafter).

10 Amatul Rahman Omar

And obey Allâh and this Messenger that you may be shown mercy.

11 English Literal

And obey God and the messenger, maybe/perhaps you attain mercy.

12 Faridul Haque

And obey Allah and the Noble Messenger, hoping that you gain mercy. (Obeying the Prophet is in fact obeying Allah.)

13 Hamid S. Aziz

And vie with one another for pardon from your Lord, and for Paradise, the breadth of which is as the heaven and the earth, prepared for those who fear (or avoid) evil.

14 Hilali & Khan

And obey Allah and the Messenger (Muhammad SAW) that you may obtain mercy.

15 Maulana Mohammad Ali

And guard yourselves against the fire which has been prepared for the disbelievers.

16 Mohammad Habib Shakir

And obey Allah and the Apostle, that you may be shown mercy.

17 Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

And obey Allah and the messenger, that ye may find mercy.

18 Muhammad Sarwar

Obey God and the Messenger so that you may receive mercy.

19 Qaribullah & Darwish

Obey Allah and the Messenger in order to be subjected to mercy.

20 Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

And obey Allah and the Messenger that you may obtain mercy.

21 Wahiduddin Khan

and obey God and the Messenger, so that you may be given mercy.

22 Talal Itani

And obey God and the Messenger, that you may obtain mercy.

23 Tafsir jalalayn

And obey God and the Messenger, so that you may find mercy.

24 Tafseer Ibn Kathir

And fear the Fire, which is prepared for the disbelievers.

And obey Allah and the Messenger that you may obtain mercy.