Quran

Surah 2 «Al Baqarah», Ayah 21

Verse 21 of Surah Al Baqarah (2:21) with Arabic text, transcription, and translation.

يَٰٓأَيُّهَا ٱلنَّاسُ ٱعۡبُدُواْ رَبَّكُمُ ٱلَّذِي خَلَقَكُمۡ وَٱلَّذِينَ مِن قَبۡلِكُمۡ لَعَلَّكُمۡ تَتَّقُونَ ٢١
Yā 'Ayyuhā An-Nāsu A`budū Rabbakumu Al-Ladhī Khalaqakum Wa Al-Ladhīna Min Qablikum La`allakum Tattaqūna

Sahih International

O mankind, worship your Lord, who created you and those before you, that you may become righteous -

Abdul Haleem

People, worship your Lord, who created you and those before you, so that you may be mindful [of Him]

Mohsin Khan/Hilali

O mankind! Worship your Lord (Allah), Who created you and those who were before you so that you may become Al-Muttaqun (the pious - see V. 2:2).

Taqi Usmani

O people, worship your Lord who created you and those before you, so that you may become God-fearing.

Pickthall

O mankind! worship your Lord, Who hath created you and those before you, so that ye may ward off (evil).

Pickthall

O ye people! Adore your Guardian-Lord, who created you and those who came before you, that ye may have the chance to learn righteousness;