Surah 38 «Soad», Ayah 31

Verse 31 of Surah Soad (38:31) with Arabic text, transcription, and translation.

إِذۡ عُرِضَ عَلَيۡهِ بِٱلۡعَشِيِّ ٱلصَّٰفِنَٰتُ ٱلۡجِيَادُ ٣١
'Idh `Uriđa `Alayhi Bil-`Ashīyi Aş-Şāfinātu Al-Jiyādu

Sahih International

[Mention] when there were exhibited before him in the afternoon the poised [standing] racehorses.

Abdul Haleem

When well-bred light-footed horses were paraded before him near the close of day,

Mohsin Khan/Hilali

When there were displayed before him, in the afternoon, well trained horses of the highest breed [for Jihad (holy fighting in Allah's Cause)].

Taqi Usmani

(Worth remembering is the incident) when the swift horses of high breeding were presented before him in the evening.


When there were shown to him at eventide lightfooted coursers


Behold, there were brought before him, at eventide coursers of the highest breeding, and swift of foot;