Surah 4 «An Nisa», Ayah 53

Verse 53 of Surah An Nisa (4:53) with Arabic text, transcription, and translation.

أَمۡ لَهُمۡ نَصِيبٞ مِّنَ ٱلۡمُلۡكِ فَإِذٗا لَّا يُؤۡتُونَ ٱلنَّاسَ نَقِيرًا ٥٣
'Am Lahum Naşībun Mina Al-Mulki Fa'idhāan Lā Yu'utūna An-Nāsa Naqīrāan

Sahih International

Or have they a share of dominion? Then [if that were so], they would not give the people [even as much as] the speck on a date seed.

Abdul Haleem

Do they have any share of what He possesses? If they did they would not give away so much as the groove of a date stone.

Mohsin Khan/Hilali

Or have they a share in the dominion? Then in that case they would not give mankind even a Naqira (speck on the back of a date-stone).

Taqi Usmani

Is it that they have a share in the kingdom? If so, they would give nothing to the people, not even to the measure of a tiny pit on the back of a date-stone?


Or have they even a share in the Sovereignty? Then in that case, they would not give mankind even the speck on a date-stone.


Have they a share in dominion or power? Behold, they give not a farthing to their fellow-men?