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Adam In Quran

The word Adam mentioned in Quran: detail in English and Arabic.

The word آدم mentioned in Quran. Quranic Verses about Adam.

The word آدم mentioned 25 times in Quran in 25 verses but as a topic there are 31 instances of verses where it is discussed.

(2:31)

وَعَلَّمَآدَمَالْأَسْمَاءَكُلَّهَاثُمَّعَرَضَهُمْعَلَىالْمَلَائِكَةِ

And He taught Adam the names – all of them. Then He showed them to the angels and said, “Inform Me of the names of these, if you are truthful.

(2:33)

قَالَيَاآدَمُأَنْبِئْهُمْبِأَسْمَائِهِمْ

He said, “O Adam, inform them of their names.” And when he had informed them of their names, He said, “Did I not tell you that I know the unseen [aspects] of the heavens and the earth? And I know what you reveal and what you have concealed.”

(2:34)

وَإِذْقُلْنَالِلْمَلَائِكَةِاسْجُدُوالِآدَمَفَسَجَدُواإِلَّاإِبْلِيسَ

And [mention] when We said to the angels, “Prostrate before Adam”; so they prostrated, except for Iblees. He refused and was arrogant and became of the disbelievers.

(2:35)

وَقُلْنَايَاآدَمُاسْكُنْأَنْتَوَزَوْجُكَالْجَنَّةَوَكُلَامِنْهَارَغَدًا

And We said, “O Adam, dwell, you and your wife, in Paradise and eat therefrom in [ease and] abundance from wherever you will. But do not approach this tree, lest you be among the wrongdoers

(2:37)

فَتَلَقَّىٰ آدَمُ مِنْ رَبِّهِ كَلِمَاتٍ فَتَابَ عَلَيْهِ إِنَّهُ هُوَ التَّوَّابُ الرَّحِيمُ

Then Adam received from his Lord [some] words, and He accepted his repentance. Indeed, it is He who is the Accepting of repentance, the Merciful.

(3:33)

إِنَّ اللَّهَ اصْطَفَىٰ آدَمَ وَنُوحًا وَآلَ إِبْرَاهِيمَ وَآلَ عِمْرَانَ

Indeed, Allah chose Adam and Noah and the family of Abraham and the family of ‘Imran over the worlds

(3:59)

إِنَّمَثَلَعِيسَىٰعِنْدَاللَّهِكَمَثَلِآدَمَخَلَقَهُمِنْتُرَابٍ

Indeed, the example of Jesus to Allah is like that of Adam. He created Him from dust; then He said to him, “Be,” and he was.

(5:27)

وَاتْلُ عَلَيْهِمْ نَبَأَ ابْنَيْ آدَمَ بِالْحَقِّ إِذْ قَرَّبَا قُرْبَانًا فَتُقُبِّلَ

And recite to them the story of Adam’s two sons, in truth, when they both offered a sacrifice [to Allah], and it was accepted from one of them but was not accepted from the other. Said [the latter], “I will surely kill you.” Said [the former], “Indeed, Allah only accepts from the righteous [who fear Him].

(7:11)

ثُمَّ قُلْنَا لِلْمَلَائِكَةِ اسْجُدُوا لِآدَمَ فَسَجَدُوا إِلَّا إِبْلِيسَ

And We have certainly created you, [O Mankind], and given you [human] form. Then We said to the angels, “Prostrate to Adam”; so they prostrated, except for Iblees. He was not of those who prostrated.

(7:19)

وَيَا آدَمُ اسْكُنْ أَنْتَ وَزَوْجُكَ الْجَنَّةَ فَكُلَا مِنْ حَيْثُ شِئْتُمَا

And “O Adam, dwell, you and your wife, in Paradise and eat from wherever you will but do not approach this tree, lest you be among the wrongdoers

(7:26)

يَا بَنِي آدَمَ قَدْ أَنْزَلْنَا عَلَيْكُمْ لِبَاسًا يُوَارِي سَوْآتِكُمْ

O children of Adam, We have bestowed upon you clothing to conceal your private parts and as adornment. But the clothing of righteousness – that is best. That is from the signs of Allah that perhaps they will remember.

(7:27)

يَابَنِيآدَمَلَايَفْتِنَنَّكُمُالشَّيْطَانُكَمَاأَخْرَجَأَبَوَيْكُمْمِنَالْجَنَّةِ

O children of Adam, let not Satan tempt you as he removed your parents from Paradise, stripping them of their clothing to show them their private parts. Indeed, he sees you, he and his tribe, from where you do not see them. Indeed, We have made the devils allies to those who do not believe.

(7:31)

يَا بَنِي آدَمَ خُذُوا زِينَتَكُمْ عِنْدَ كُلِّ مَسْجِدٍ وَكُلُوا وَاشْرَبُوا

O children of Adam, take your adornment at every masjid, and eat and drink, but be not excessive. Indeed, He likes not those who commit excess.

(7:35)

يَابَنِيآدَمَإِمَّايَأْتِيَنَّكُمْرُسُلٌمِنْكُمْيَقُصُّونَعَلَيْكُمْآيَاتِي

O children of Adam, if there come to you messengers from among you relating to you My verses, then whoever fears Allah and reforms – there will be no fear concerning them, nor will they grieve

(7:172)

وَإِذْ أَخَذَ رَبُّكَ مِنْ بَنِي آدَمَ مِنْ ظُهُورِهِمْ ذُرِّيَّتَهُمْ

And [mention] when your Lord took from the children of Adam – from their loins – their descendants and made them testify of themselves, [saying to them], “Am I not your Lord?” They said, “Yes, we have testified.” [This] – lest you should say on the day of Resurrection, “Indeed, we were of this unaware.

(17:61)

وَإِذْ قُلْنَا لِلْمَلَائِكَةِ اسْجُدُوا لِآدَمَ فَسَجَدُوا إِلَّا إِبْلِيسَ

And [mention] when We said to the angles, “Prostrate to Adam,” and they prostrated, except for Iblees. He said, “Should I prostrate to one You created from clay?”

(17:70)

وَلَقَدْكَرَّمْنَابَنِيآدَمَوَحَمَلْنَاهُمْفِيالْبَرِّوَالْبَحْرِوَرَزَقْنَاهُمْ

And We have certainly honored the children of Adam and carried them on the land and sea and provided for them of the good things and preferred them over much of what We have created, with [definite] preference.

(18:50)

وَإِذْ قُلْنَا لِلْمَلَائِكَةِ اسْجُدُوا لِآدَمَ فَسَجَدُوا إِلَّا إِبْلِيسَ

And [mention] when We said to the angels, “Prostrate to Adam,” and they prostrated, except for Iblees. He was of the jinn and departed from the command of his Lord. Then will you take him and his descendants as allies other than Me while they are enemies to you? Wretched it is for the wrongdoers as an exchange.

(19:58)

أُولَٰئِكَ الَّذِينَ أَنْعَمَ اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِمْ مِنَ النَّبِيِّينَ مِنْ ذُرِّيَّةِ آدَمَ

Those were the ones upon whom Allah bestowed favor from among the prophets of the descendants of Adam and of those We carried [in the ship] with Noah, and of the descendants of Abraham and Israel, and of those whom We guided and chose. When the verses of the Most Merciful were recited to them, they fell in prostration and weeping.

(20:115)

وَلَقَدْ عَهِدْنَا إِلَىٰ آدَمَ مِنْ قَبْلُ فَنَسِيَ وَلَمْ نَجِدْ لَهُ عَزْمًا

And We had already taken a promise from Adam before, but he forgot; and We found not in him determination.

(20:116)

وَإِذْقُلْنَالِلْمَلَائِكَةِاسْجُدُوالِآدَمَفَسَجَدُواإِلَّاإِبْلِيسَأَبَىٰ

And [mention] when We said to the angels, “Prostrate to Adam,” and they prostrated, except Iblees; he refused.

(20:117)

فَقُلْنَا يَا آدَمُ إِنَّ هَٰذَا عَدُوٌّ لَكَ وَلِزَوْجِكَ فَلَا يُخْرِجَنَّكُمَا

So We said, “O Adam, indeed this is an enemy to you and to your wife. Then let him not remove you from Paradise so you would suffer.

(20:120)

قَالَيَاآدَمُهَلْأَدُلُّكَعَلَىٰشَجَرَةِالْخُلْدِوَمُلْكٍلَايَبْلَىٰ

Then Satan whispered to him; he said, “O Adam, shall I direct you to the tree of eternity and possession that will not deteriorate?

(20:121)

وَعَصَىٰ آدَمُ رَبَّهُ فَغَوَىٰ

And Adam and his wife ate of it, and their private parts became apparent to them, and they began to fasten over themselves from the leaves of Paradise. And Adam disobeyed his Lord and erred.

(36:60)

أَلَمْ أَعْهَدْ إِلَيْكُمْ يَا بَنِي آدَمَ أَنْ لَا تَعْبُدُوا الشَّيْطَانَ

Did I not enjoin upon you, O children of Adam, that you not worship Satan – [for] indeed, he is to you a clear enemy

When your Lord said to the angels, I am putting an overlord on the earth,they said, Why put on it one who will cause corruption on it and shed blood when we glorify You with praise and proclaim Your purity?He said, I know what you do not know.(2:30)

He taught Adam the names of all things. Then He arrayed them before the angels and said, Tell me the names of these if you are telling the truth.(2:31)

He said, Adam, tell them their names.When he had told them their names, He said, Did I not tell you that I know the Unseen of the heavens and the earth, and I know what you make known and what you hide?(2:33)

We said to the angels, Prostrate to Adam!and they prostrated, with the exception of Diabolis. He refused and was arrogant and was one of the disbelievers. (2:34)

We said, Adam, live in the Garden, you and your wife, and eat freely from it wherever you will. But do not approach this tree and so become wrongdoers.(2:35)

Then Adam received some words from his Lord and He turned towards him. He is the Ever-Returning, the Most Merciful. (2:37)

Allah chose Adam and Nuh and the family of Ibrahim and the family of Imran over all other beings–descendants one of the other. Allah is All-Hearing, All-Knowing. (3:33-34)

The likeness of Isa in Allah’s sight is the same as Adam. He created him from earth and then He said to him, Be!and he was. (3:59)

Recite to them the true report of Adam’s two sons when they offered a sacrifice and it was accepted from one of them but not accepted from the other. The one said, I shall kill you.The other said, Allah only accepts from people who guard against evil.(5:27)

We created you and then formed you and then We said to the angels, Prostrate before Adam,and they prostrated–except for Diabolis. He was not among those who prostrated. (7:11)

He said, What prevented you from prostrating when I commanded you to?He replied, I am better than him. You created me from fire and You created him from clay.(7:12)

(Allah said,) Adam, live in the Garden, you and your wife, and eat of it wherever you like. But do not go near this tree lest you become wrongdoers.(7:19)

Children of Adam! We have sent down clothing to you to conceal your private parts, and fine apparel, but the garment of heedfulness–that is best! That is one of Allah’s Signs, so that hopefully you will pay heed. (7:26)

Children of Adam! Do not let Satan tempt you into trouble as He expelled your parents from the Garden, stripping them of their covering and disclosing to them their private parts. He and his tribe see you from where you do not see them. We have made the Satans friends of those who have no faith. (7:27)

Children of Adam! Wear fine clothing in every mosque and eat and drink but do not be profligate. He does not love the profligate. (7:31)

Children of Adam! If Messengers come to you from among yourselves, recounting My Signs to you, those who guard against evil and put things right, will feel no fear and will know no sorrow. (7:35)

When your Lord took out all their descendants from the loins of the children of Adam and made them testify against themselves Am I not your Lord?they said, We testify that indeed You are!Lest you say on the Day of Rising, We knew nothing of this.(7:172)

It is He Who created you from a single self and made from him his spouse so that he might find repose in her. Then when he covered her she bore a light load and carried it around. Then when it became heavy they called on Allah, their Lord, If You grant us a healthy child, we will be among the thankful!(7:189)

We created mankind out of dried clay formed from fetid black mud. (15:26)

When your Lord said to the angels, I am creating a human being out of dried clay formed from fetid black mud. When I have formed him and breathed My Spirit into him, fall down in prostration in front of him!(15:28-29)

When We said to the angels, Prostrate yourselves to Adam!they prostrated, except for Diabolis. He said What! Am I to prostrate to one You have created out of clay?(17:61)

We have honoured the sons of Adam and conveyed them on land and sea and provided them with good things and favoured them greatly over many We have created. (17:70)

When We said to the angels, Prostrate yourselves to Adam,they prostrated with the exception of Diabolis. He was one of the jinn and wantonly deviated from his Lord’s command. Do you take him and his offspring as protectors apart from Me when they are your enemy? How evil is the exchange the wrongdoers make! (18:50)

Those are some of the Prophets Allah has blessed, from the descendants of Adam and from those We carried with Nuh, and from the descendants of Ibrahim and Isra’il and from those We guided and chose. When the Signs of the All-Merciful were recited to them they fell on their faces, weeping, in prostration. (19:58)

We made a contract with Adam before, but he forgot. We did not find that he had a firm resolve. (20:115)

When We said to the angels, Prostrate yourselves to Adam!they prostrated, with the exception of Diabolis who disdained to do it. (20:116)

We said, Adam, this is an enemy for you and your wife, so do not let him expel you from the Garden and thus make you miserable.(20:117)

But Satan whispered to him, saying, Adam, shall I show you the way to the Tree of Everlasting Life and to a kingdom which will never fade away?(20:120)

So the two of them ate from it and their private parts were disclosed to them and they started stitching together the leaves of the Garden to cover themselves. Adam disobeyed his Lord and became misled. (20:121)