Verse. 5934

٨٦ - ٱلطَّارِق

86 - At-Tariq

النَّجْمُ الثَّاقِبُ۝۳ۙ
Alnnajmu alththaqibu


Ahmed Ali

It is the star that shines with a piercing brightness --



'Abdullāh Ibn 'Abbās / Muḥammad al-Fīrūzabādī

تفسير : allah then explained by saying: (the piercing star!) the bright, piercing star; this refers to the planet saturn which shines at night and disappears during the day.

Jalāl al-Dīn al-Maḥallī

تفسير : the piercing, the brilliant, because of its piercing the darkness with its light, star!, meaning [the constellation] pleiades; or [it refers to] all stars (the response to the oath [follows]):