Surah 2 «Al Baqarah», Ayah 141

Verse 141 of Surah Al Baqarah (2:141) with Arabic text, transcription, and translation.

تِلۡكَ أُمَّةٞ قَدۡ خَلَتۡۖ لَهَا مَا كَسَبَتۡ وَلَكُم مَّا كَسَبۡتُمۡۖ وَلَا تُسۡـَٔلُونَ عَمَّا كَانُواْ يَعۡمَلُونَ ١٤١
Tilka 'Ummatun Qad Khalat  ۖ  Lahā Mā Kasabat Wa Lakum Mā Kasabtum  ۖ  Wa Lā Tus'alūna `Ammā Kānū Ya`malūna

Sahih International

That is a nation which has passed on. It will have [the consequence of] what it earned, and you will have what you have earned. And you will not be asked about what they used to do.

Abdul Haleem

That community passed away: what they earned belongs to them, and what you earn belongs to you. You will not be answerable for their deeds.

Mohsin Khan/Hilali

That was a nation who has passed away. They shall receive the reward of what they earned, and you of what you earn. And you will not be asked of what they used to do.

Taqi Usmani

Those are a people who have passed away. For them is what they earned, and for you is what you earned, and you shall not be questioned about what they have been doing.


Those are a people who have passed away; theirs is that which they earned and yours that which ye earn. And ye will not be asked of what they used to do.


That was a people that hath passed away. They shall reap the fruit of what they did, and ye of what ye do! Of their merits there is no question in your case: