Surah 16 «An Nahl», Ayah 17

Verse 17 of Surah An Nahl (16:17) with Arabic text, transcription, and translation.

أَفَمَن يَخۡلُقُ كَمَن لَّا يَخۡلُقُۚ أَفَلَا تَذَكَّرُونَ ١٧
'Afaman Yakhluqu Kaman Lā Yakhluqu  ۗ  'Afalā Tadhakkarūna

Sahih International

Then is He who creates like one who does not create? So will you not be reminded?

Abdul Haleem

Can He who creates be compared to one who cannot create? Why do you not take heed?

Mohsin Khan/Hilali

Is then He, Who creates as one who creates not? Will you not then remember?

Taqi Usmani

Is then the One who creates (everything) equal to one who does not create? Would you still pay no heed?


Is He then Who createth as him who createth not? Will ye not then remember?


Is then He Who creates like one that creates not? Will ye not receive admonition?