Surah 36 «Ya Sin», Ayah 69

Verse 69 of Surah Ya Sin (36:69) with Arabic text, transcription, and translation.

وَمَا عَلَّمۡنَٰهُ ٱلشِّعۡرَ وَمَا يَنۢبَغِي لَهُۥٓۚ إِنۡ هُوَ إِلَّا ذِكۡرٞ وَقُرۡءَانٞ مُّبِينٞ ٦٩
Wa Mā `Allamnāhu Ash-Shi`ra Wa Mā Yanbaghī Lahu  ۚ  'In Huwa 'Illā Dhikrun Wa Qur'ānun Mubīnun

Sahih International

And We did not give Prophet Muhammad, knowledge of poetry, nor is it befitting for him. It is not but a message and a clear Qur'an

Abdul Haleem

We have not taught the Prophet poetry, nor could he everhave been a poet.

Mohsin Khan/Hilali

And We have not taught him (Muhammad SAW) poetry, nor is it meet for him. This is only a Reminder and a plain Quran.

Taqi Usmani

We did not teach him (the Holy Prophet) poetry, and it is not proper for him. It is nothing (of that sort,) but (it is) an advice and a readable book that explains (the Truth),


And We have not taught him (Muhammad) poetry, nor is it meet for him. This is naught else than a Reminder and a Lecture making plain,


We have not instructed the (Prophet) in Poetry, nor is it meet for him: this is no less than a Message and a Qur'an making things clear: