Surah 15 «Al Hijr», Ayah 2

Verse 2 of Surah Al Hijr (15:2) with Arabic text, transcription, and translation.

رُّبَمَا يَوَدُّ ٱلَّذِينَ كَفَرُواْ لَوۡ كَانُواْ مُسۡلِمِينَ ٢
Rubamā Yawaddu Al-Ladhīna Kafarū Law Kānū Muslimīna

Sahih International

Perhaps those who disbelieve will wish that they had been Muslims.

Abdul Haleem

The disbelievers may well come to wish they had submitted to God,

Mohsin Khan/Hilali

Perhaps (often) will those who disbelieve wish that they were Muslims [those who have submitted themselves to Allah's Will in Islam Islamic Monotheism, this will be on the Day of Resurrection when they will see the disbelievers going to Hell and the Muslims going to Paradise].

Taqi Usmani

On many occasions, the disbelievers will wish that they were Muslims.


It may be that those who disbelieve wish ardently that they were Muslims.


Again and again will those who disbelieve, wish that they had bowed (to Allah's will) in Islam.