Sad (The letter "Saad")

1. Saaad; wal-Qur-aani ziz zikr


ص ۚ وَالْقُرْآنِ ذِي الذِّكْرِ


Sad: By the Qur´an, Full of Admonition: (This is the Truth).


2. Balil lazeena kafaroo fee 'izzatinw wa shiqaaq


بَلِ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا فِي عِزَّةٍ وَشِقَاقٍ


But the Unbelievers (are steeped) in self-glory and Separatism.


3. Kam ahlaknaa min qablihim min qarnin fanaadaw wa laata heena manaas


كَمْ أَهْلَكْنَا مِنْ قَبْلِهِمْ مِنْ قَرْنٍ فَنَادَوْا وَلَاتَ حِينَ مَنَاصٍ


How many generations before them did We destroy? In the end they cried (for mercy)- when there was no longer time for being saved!


4. Wa 'ajibooo an jaaa'a hum munzirum minhum wa qaalal kaafiroona haazaa saahirun kazzaab


وَعَجِبُوا أَنْ جَاءَهُمْ مُنْذِرٌ مِنْهُمْ ۖ وَقَالَ الْكَافِرُونَ هَٰذَا سَاحِرٌ كَذَّابٌ


So they wonder that a Warner has come to them from among themselves! and the Unbelievers say, "This is a sorcerer telling lies!


5. Aja'alal aalihata Ilaahanw Waahidan inna haazaa lashai'un 'ujaab


أَجَعَلَ الْآلِهَةَ إِلَٰهًا وَاحِدًا ۖ إِنَّ هَٰذَا لَشَيْءٌ عُجَابٌ


"Has he made the gods (all) into one Allah? Truly this is a wonderful thing!"


6. Wantalaqal mala-u minhum anim shoo wasbiroo 'alaaa aalihatikum innna haazaa lashai 'uny yuraad


وَانْطَلَقَ الْمَلَأُ مِنْهُمْ أَنِ امْشُوا وَاصْبِرُوا عَلَىٰ آلِهَتِكُمْ ۖ إِنَّ هَٰذَا لَشَيْءٌ يُرَادُ


And the leader among them go away (impatiently), (saying), "Walk ye away, and remain constant to your gods! For this is truly a thing designed (against you)!


7. Maa sami'naa bihaazaa fil millatil aakhirati in haazaaa illakh tilaaq


مَا سَمِعْنَا بِهَٰذَا فِي الْمِلَّةِ الْآخِرَةِ إِنْ هَٰذَا إِلَّا اخْتِلَاقٌ


"We never heard (the like) of this among the people of these latter days: this is nothing but a made-up tale!"


8. 'A-unzila 'alaihiz zikru min baininaa; bal hum fee shakkin min Zikree bal lammaa yazooqoo 'azaab


أَأُنْزِلَ عَلَيْهِ الذِّكْرُ مِنْ بَيْنِنَا ۚ بَلْ هُمْ فِي شَكٍّ مِنْ ذِكْرِي ۖ بَلْ لَمَّا يَذُوقُوا عَذَابِ


"What! has the Message been sent to him - (Of all persons) among us?"...but they are in doubt concerning My (Own) Message! Nay, they have not yet tasted My Punishment!


9. Am'indahum khazaaa 'inu rahmati Rabbikal 'Azeezil Wahhab


أَمْ عِنْدَهُمْ خَزَائِنُ رَحْمَةِ رَبِّكَ الْعَزِيزِ الْوَهَّابِ


Or have they the treasures of the mercy of thy Lord,- the Exalted in Power, the Grantor of Bounties without measure?


10. Am lahum mulkus samaawaati wal ardi wa maa bainahumaa falyartaqoo fil asbaab


أَمْ لَهُمْ مُلْكُ السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضِ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَا ۖ فَلْيَرْتَقُوا فِي الْأَسْبَابِ


Or have they the dominion of the heavens and the earth and all between? If so, let them mount up with the ropes and means (to reach that end)!


11. Jundum maa hunaalika mahzoomum minal Ahzaab


جُنْدٌ مَا هُنَالِكَ مَهْزُومٌ مِنَ الْأَحْزَابِ


But there - will be put to flight even a host of confederates.


12. Kazzabat qablahum qawmu Noohinw wa 'Aadunw wa Fir'awnu zul awtaad


كَذَّبَتْ قَبْلَهُمْ قَوْمُ نُوحٍ وَعَادٌ وَفِرْعَوْنُ ذُو الْأَوْتَادِ


Before them (were many who) rejected messengers,- the people of Noah, and ´Ad, and Pharaoh, the Lord of Stakes,


13. Wa Samoodu wa qawmu Lootinw wa Ashaabul 'Aykah; ulaaa'ikal Ahzaab


وَثَمُودُ وَقَوْمُ لُوطٍ وَأَصْحَابُ الْأَيْكَةِ ۚ أُولَٰئِكَ الْأَحْزَابُ


And Thamud, and the people of Lut, and the Companions of the Wood; - such were the Confederates.


14. In kullun illaa kazzabar Rusula fahaqqa 'iqaab (section 1)


إِنْ كُلٌّ إِلَّا كَذَّبَ الرُّسُلَ فَحَقَّ عِقَابِ


Not one (of them) but rejected the messengers, but My punishment came justly and inevitably (on them).


15. Wa maa yanzuru haaa ulaaa'i illaa saihatanw waahidatam maa lahaa min fawaaq


وَمَا يَنْظُرُ هَٰؤُلَاءِ إِلَّا صَيْحَةً وَاحِدَةً مَا لَهَا مِنْ فَوَاقٍ


These (today) only wait for a single mighty Blast, which (when it comes) will brook no delay.


16. Wa qaaloo Rabbanaa 'ajjil lanaa qittanaa qabla Yawmil Hisaab


وَقَالُوا رَبَّنَا عَجِّلْ لَنَا قِطَّنَا قَبْلَ يَوْمِ الْحِسَابِ


They say: "Our Lord! hasten to us our sentence (even) before the Day of Account!"


17. Isbir 'alaa maa yaqooloona wazkur 'abdanaa Daawooda zal aidi innahooo awwaab


اصْبِرْ عَلَىٰ مَا يَقُولُونَ وَاذْكُرْ عَبْدَنَا دَاوُودَ ذَا الْأَيْدِ ۖ إِنَّهُ أَوَّابٌ


Have patience at what they say, and remember our servant David, the man of strength: for he ever turned (to Allah).


18. Innaa sakhkharnal jibaala ma'ahoo yusabbihna bil'ashiyyi wal ishraaq


إِنَّا سَخَّرْنَا الْجِبَالَ مَعَهُ يُسَبِّحْنَ بِالْعَشِيِّ وَالْإِشْرَاقِ


It was We that made the hills declare, in unison with him, Our Praises, at eventide and at break of day,


19. Wattayra mahshoorah; kullul lahooo awwaab


وَالطَّيْرَ مَحْشُورَةً ۖ كُلٌّ لَهُ أَوَّابٌ


And the birds gathered (in assemblies): all with him did turn (to Allah).


20. Wa shadadnaa mulkahoo wa aatainaahul Hikmata wa faslal khitaab


وَشَدَدْنَا مُلْكَهُ وَآتَيْنَاهُ الْحِكْمَةَ وَفَصْلَ الْخِطَابِ


We strengthened his kingdom, and gave him wisdom and sound judgment in speech and decision.


21. Wa hal ataaka naba'ul khasm; iz tasawwarul mihraab


وَهَلْ أَتَاكَ نَبَأُ الْخَصْمِ إِذْ تَسَوَّرُوا الْمِحْرَابَ


Has the Story of the Disputants reached thee? Behold, they climbed over the wall of the private chamber;


22. Iz dakhaloo 'alaa Daawooda fafazi'a minhum qaaloo laa takhaf khasmaani baghaa ba'dunaa 'alaa ba'din fahkum bainanaaa bilhaqqi wa laa tushtit wahdinaaa ilaa Sawaaa'is Siraat


إِذْ دَخَلُوا عَلَىٰ دَاوُودَ فَفَزِعَ مِنْهُمْ ۖ قَالُوا لَا تَخَفْ ۖ خَصْمَانِ بَغَىٰ بَعْضُنَا عَلَىٰ بَعْضٍ فَاحْكُمْ بَيْنَنَا بِالْحَقِّ وَلَا تُشْطِطْ وَاهْدِنَا إِلَىٰ سَوَاءِ الصِّرَاطِ


When they entered the presence of David, and he was terrified of them, they said: "Fear not: we are two disputants, one of whom has wronged the other: Decide now between us with truth, and treat us not with injustice, but guide us to the even Path..


23. Inna haazaaa akhee lahoo tis'unw wa tis'oona na'jatanw wa liya na'jatunw waahidah; faqaala akfilneeha wa 'azzanee filkhitaab


إِنَّ هَٰذَا أَخِي لَهُ تِسْعٌ وَتِسْعُونَ نَعْجَةً وَلِيَ نَعْجَةٌ وَاحِدَةٌ فَقَالَ أَكْفِلْنِيهَا وَعَزَّنِي فِي الْخِطَابِ


"This man is my brother: He has nine and ninety ewes, and I have (but) one: Yet he says, ´commit her to my care,´ and is (moreover) harsh to me in speech."


24. Qaala laqad zalamaka bisu 'aali na'jatika ilaa ni'aajih; wa inna kaseeran minal khulataaa'i la-yabghee ba'duhum 'alaa ba'din illal lazeena aamanoo wa 'amilus saalihaati wa qaleelun maa hum; wa zanna Daawoodu annamaa fatannaahu fastaghfara Rabbahoo wa kharra raaki'anw wa anaab (make sajdah)


قَالَ لَقَدْ ظَلَمَكَ بِسُؤَالِ نَعْجَتِكَ إِلَىٰ نِعَاجِهِ ۖ وَإِنَّ كَثِيرًا مِنَ الْخُلَطَاءِ لَيَبْغِي بَعْضُهُمْ عَلَىٰ بَعْضٍ إِلَّا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا وَعَمِلُوا الصَّالِحَاتِ وَقَلِيلٌ مَا هُمْ ۗ وَظَنَّ دَاوُودُ أَنَّمَا فَتَنَّاهُ فَاسْتَغْفَرَ رَبَّهُ وَخَرَّ رَاكِعًا وَأَنَابَ ۩


(David) said: "He has undoubtedly wronged thee in demanding thy (single) ewe to be added to his (flock of) ewes: truly many are the partners (in business) who wrong each other: Not so do those who believe and work deeds of righteousness, and how few are they?"...and David gathered that We had tried him: he asked forgiveness of his Lord, fell down, bowing (in prostration), and turned (to Allah in repentance).


25. Faghafarnaa lahoo zaalik; wa inna lahoo 'indanaa lazulfaa wa husna ma aab


فَغَفَرْنَا لَهُ ذَٰلِكَ ۖ وَإِنَّ لَهُ عِنْدَنَا لَزُلْفَىٰ وَحُسْنَ مَآبٍ


So We forgave him this (lapse): he enjoyed, indeed, a Near Approach to Us, and a beautiful place of (Final) Return.


26. Yaa Daawoodu innaa ja'alnaaka khaleefatan fil ardi fahkum bainan naasi bilhaqqi wa laa tattabi'il hawaa fayudillaka 'an sabeelil laah; innal lazeena yadilloona 'an sabeelil laah; lahum 'azaabun shadeedum bimaa nasoo Yawmal Hisaab (section 2)


يَا دَاوُودُ إِنَّا جَعَلْنَاكَ خَلِيفَةً فِي الْأَرْضِ فَاحْكُمْ بَيْنَ النَّاسِ بِالْحَقِّ وَلَا تَتَّبِعِ الْهَوَىٰ فَيُضِلَّكَ عَنْ سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ ۚ إِنَّ الَّذِينَ يَضِلُّونَ عَنْ سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ لَهُمْ عَذَابٌ شَدِيدٌ بِمَا نَسُوا يَوْمَ الْحِسَابِ


O David! We did indeed make thee a vicegerent on earth: so judge thou between men in truth (and justice): Nor follow thou the lusts (of thy heart), for they will mislead thee from the Path of Allah: for those who wander astray from the Path of Allah, is a Penalty Grievous, for that they forget the Day of Account.


27. Wa maa khalaqnas samaaa'a wal arda wa maa bainahumaa baatilaa; zaalika zannul lazeena kafaroo; fa waylul lil lazeena kafaroo minan Naar


وَمَا خَلَقْنَا السَّمَاءَ وَالْأَرْضَ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَا بَاطِلًا ۚ ذَٰلِكَ ظَنُّ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا ۚ فَوَيْلٌ لِلَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا مِنَ النَّارِ


Not without purpose did We create heaven and earth and all between! that were the thought of Unbelievers! but woe to the Unbelievers because of the Fire (of Hell)!


28. Am naj'alul lazeena aamanoo wa 'amilus saalihaati kalmufisdeena fil ardi am naj'alul muttaqeena kalfujjaar


أَمْ نَجْعَلُ الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا وَعَمِلُوا الصَّالِحَاتِ كَالْمُفْسِدِينَ فِي الْأَرْضِ أَمْ نَجْعَلُ الْمُتَّقِينَ كَالْفُجَّارِ


Shall We treat those who believe and work deeds of righteousness, the same as those who do mischief on earth? Shall We treat those who guard against evil, the same as those who turn aside from the right?


29. Kitaabun anzalnaahu ilaika mubaarakul liyaddabbarooo Aayaatihee wa liyatazakkara ulul albaab


كِتَابٌ أَنْزَلْنَاهُ إِلَيْكَ مُبَارَكٌ لِيَدَّبَّرُوا آيَاتِهِ وَلِيَتَذَكَّرَ أُولُو الْأَلْبَابِ


(Here is) a Book which We have sent down unto thee, full of blessings, that they may mediate on its Signs, and that men of understanding may receive admonition.


30. Wa wahabnaa li Daawooda Sulaimaan; ni'mal 'abd; innahoo awwaab


وَوَهَبْنَا لِدَاوُودَ سُلَيْمَانَ ۚ نِعْمَ الْعَبْدُ ۖ إِنَّهُ أَوَّابٌ


To David We gave Solomon (for a son),- How excellent in Our service! Ever did he turn (to Us)!


31. Iz 'urida 'alaihi bil'ashiy yis saafinaatul jiyaad


إِذْ عُرِضَ عَلَيْهِ بِالْعَشِيِّ الصَّافِنَاتُ الْجِيَادُ


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


32. Faqaala inneee ahbabtu hubbal khairi 'an zikri Rabbee hattaa tawaarat bilhijaab


فَقَالَ إِنِّي أَحْبَبْتُ حُبَّ الْخَيْرِ عَنْ ذِكْرِ رَبِّي حَتَّىٰ تَوَارَتْ بِالْحِجَابِ


And he said, "Truly do I love the love of good, with a view to the glory of my Lord,"- until (the sun) was hidden in the veil (of night):


33. Ruddoohaa 'alaiya fa tafiqa mas-ham bissooqi wal a'naaq


رُدُّوهَا عَلَيَّ ۖ فَطَفِقَ مَسْحًا بِالسُّوقِ وَالْأَعْنَاقِ


"Bring them back to me." then began he to pass his hand over (their) legs and their necks.


34. Wa laqad fatannaa Sulaimaana wa alqainaa 'alaa kursiyyihee jasadan summa anaab


وَلَقَدْ فَتَنَّا سُلَيْمَانَ وَأَلْقَيْنَا عَلَىٰ كُرْسِيِّهِ جَسَدًا ثُمَّ أَنَابَ


And We did try Solomon: We placed on his throne a body (without life); but he did turn (to Us in true devotion):


35. Qaala Rabbigh fir lee wa hab lee mulkal laa yambaghee li ahadin min ba'dee innaka Antal Wahhaab


قَالَ رَبِّ اغْفِرْ لِي وَهَبْ لِي مُلْكًا لَا يَنْبَغِي لِأَحَدٍ مِنْ بَعْدِي ۖ إِنَّكَ أَنْتَ الْوَهَّابُ


He said, "O my Lord! Forgive me, and grant me a kingdom which, (it may be), suits not another after me: for Thou art the Grantor of Bounties (without measure).


36. Fa sakharnaa lahur reeha tajree bi amrihee rukhaaa'an haisu asaab


فَسَخَّرْنَا لَهُ الرِّيحَ تَجْرِي بِأَمْرِهِ رُخَاءً حَيْثُ أَصَابَ


Then We subjected the wind to his power, to flow gently to his order, Whithersoever he willed,-


37. Wash Shayaateena kulla bannaaa'inw wa ghawwaas


وَالشَّيَاطِينَ كُلَّ بَنَّاءٍ وَغَوَّاصٍ


As also the evil ones, (including) every kind of builder and diver,-


38. Wa aakhareena muqarraneena fil asfaad


وَآخَرِينَ مُقَرَّنِينَ فِي الْأَصْفَادِ


As also others bound together in fetters.


39. Haazaa 'ataaa'unaa famnun aw amsik bighairi hisaab


هَٰذَا عَطَاؤُنَا فَامْنُنْ أَوْ أَمْسِكْ بِغَيْرِ حِسَابٍ


"Such are Our Bounties: whether thou bestow them (on others) or withhold them, no account will be asked."


40. Wa inna lahoo 'indanaa lazulfaa wa husna ma-aab (section 3)


وَإِنَّ لَهُ عِنْدَنَا لَزُلْفَىٰ وَحُسْنَ مَآبٍ


And he enjoyed, indeed, a Near Approach to Us, and a beautiful Place of (Final) Return.


41. Wazkur 'abdanaaa Ayyoob; iz naada Rabbahooo annee massaniyash Shaitaanu bi nusbinw wa 'azaab


وَاذْكُرْ عَبْدَنَا أَيُّوبَ إِذْ نَادَىٰ رَبَّهُ أَنِّي مَسَّنِيَ الشَّيْطَانُ بِنُصْبٍ وَعَذَابٍ


Commemorate Our Servant Job. Behold he cried to his Lord: "The Evil One has afflicted me with distress and suffering!"


42. Urkud bi rijlika haaza mughtasalun baaridunw wa sharaab


ارْكُضْ بِرِجْلِكَ ۖ هَٰذَا مُغْتَسَلٌ بَارِدٌ وَشَرَابٌ


(The command was given:) "Strike with thy foot: here is (water) wherein to wash, cool and refreshing, and (water) to drink."


43. Wa wahabnaa lahoo ahlahoo wa mislahum ma'ahum rahmatan minna wa zikraa li ulil albaab


وَوَهَبْنَا لَهُ أَهْلَهُ وَمِثْلَهُمْ مَعَهُمْ رَحْمَةً مِنَّا وَذِكْرَىٰ لِأُولِي الْأَلْبَابِ


And We gave him (back) his people, and doubled their number,- as a Grace from Ourselves, and a thing for commemoration, for all who have Understanding.


44. Wa khuz biyadika dighsan fadrib bihee wa laa tahnas, innaa wajadnaahu saabiraa; ni'mal 'abd; innahooo awwaab


وَخُذْ بِيَدِكَ ضِغْثًا فَاضْرِبْ بِهِ وَلَا تَحْنَثْ ۗ إِنَّا وَجَدْنَاهُ صَابِرًا ۚ نِعْمَ الْعَبْدُ ۖ إِنَّهُ أَوَّابٌ


"And take in thy hand a little grass, and strike therewith: and break not (thy oath)." Truly We found him full of patience and constancy. How excellent in Our service! ever did he turn (to Us)!


45. Wazkur 'ibaadanaaa Ibraaheema wa Is-haaqa wa Ya'qooba ulil-aydee walabsaar


وَاذْكُرْ عِبَادَنَا إِبْرَاهِيمَ وَإِسْحَاقَ وَيَعْقُوبَ أُولِي الْأَيْدِي وَالْأَبْصَارِ


And commemorate Our Servants Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, possessors of Power and Vision.


46. Innaaa akhlasnaahum bi khaalisatin zikrad daar


إِنَّا أَخْلَصْنَاهُمْ بِخَالِصَةٍ ذِكْرَى الدَّارِ


Verily We did choose them for a special (purpose)- proclaiming the Message of the Hereafter.


47. Wa innahum 'indanaa laminal mustafainal akhyaar


وَإِنَّهُمْ عِنْدَنَا لَمِنَ الْمُصْطَفَيْنَ الْأَخْيَارِ


They were, in Our sight, truly, of the company of the Elect and the Good.


48. Wazkur Ismaa'eela wal Yasa'a wa Zal-Kifli wa kullun minal akhyaar


وَاذْكُرْ إِسْمَاعِيلَ وَالْيَسَعَ وَذَا الْكِفْلِ ۖ وَكُلٌّ مِنَ الْأَخْيَارِ


And commemorate Isma´il, Elisha, and Zul-Kifl: Each of them was of the Company of the Good.


49. Haazaa zikrun wa inna lil muttaqeena la husna ma aab


هَٰذَا ذِكْرٌ ۚ وَإِنَّ لِلْمُتَّقِينَ لَحُسْنَ مَآبٍ


This is a Message (of admonition): and verily, for the righteous, is a beautiful Place of (Final) Return,-


50. Jannaati 'adnin mufattahatan lahumul abwaab


جَنَّاتِ عَدْنٍ مُفَتَّحَةً لَهُمُ الْأَبْوَابُ


Gardens of Eternity, whose doors will (ever) be open to them;


51. Muttaki'eena feehaa yad'oona feehaa bifaakihatin kaseeratinw wa sharaab


مُتَّكِئِينَ فِيهَا يَدْعُونَ فِيهَا بِفَاكِهَةٍ كَثِيرَةٍ وَشَرَابٍ


Therein will they recline (at ease): Therein can they call (at pleasure) for fruit in abundance, and (delicious) drink;


52. Wa 'indahum qaasiraatut tarfi atraab


وَعِنْدَهُمْ قَاصِرَاتُ الطَّرْفِ أَتْرَابٌ


And beside them will be chaste women restraining their glances, (companions) of equal age.


53. Haazaa maa too'adoona li Yawmil Hisaab


هَٰذَا مَا تُوعَدُونَ لِيَوْمِ الْحِسَابِ


Such is the Promise made, to you for the Day of Account!


54. Inna haazaa larizqunaa maa lahoo min nafaad


إِنَّ هَٰذَا لَرِزْقُنَا مَا لَهُ مِنْ نَفَادٍ


Truly such will be Our Bounty (to you); it will never fail;-


55. Haazaa; wa inna littaagheena lasharra ma-aab


هَٰذَا ۚ وَإِنَّ لِلطَّاغِينَ لَشَرَّ مَآبٍ


Yea, such! but - for the wrong-doers will be an evil place of (Final) Return!-


56. Jahannama yaslawnahaa fa bi'sal mihaad


جَهَنَّمَ يَصْلَوْنَهَا فَبِئْسَ الْمِهَادُ


Hell!- they will burn therein, - an evil bed (indeed, to lie on)!-


57. Haazaa falyazooqoohu hameemunw wa ghassaaq


هَٰذَا فَلْيَذُوقُوهُ حَمِيمٌ وَغَسَّاقٌ


Yea, such! - then shall they taste it,- a boiling fluid, and a fluid dark, murky, intensely cold!-


58. Wa aakharu min shakliheee azwaaj


وَآخَرُ مِنْ شَكْلِهِ أَزْوَاجٌ


And other Penalties of a similar kind, to match them!


59. Haazaa fawjun muqtahimun ma'akum laa marhaban bihim; innahum saalun Naar


هَٰذَا فَوْجٌ مُقْتَحِمٌ مَعَكُمْ ۖ لَا مَرْحَبًا بِهِمْ ۚ إِنَّهُمْ صَالُو النَّارِ


Here is a troop rushing headlong with you! No welcome for them! truly, they shall burn in the Fire!


60. Qaaloo bal antum laa marhaban bikum; antum qaddamtumoohu lanaa fabi'sal qaraar


قَالُوا بَلْ أَنْتُمْ لَا مَرْحَبًا بِكُمْ ۖ أَنْتُمْ قَدَّمْتُمُوهُ لَنَا ۖ فَبِئْسَ الْقَرَارُ


(The followers shall cry to the misleaders:) "Nay, ye (too)! No welcome for you! It is ye who have brought this upon us! Now evil is (this) place to stay in!"


61. Qaaloo Rabbanaa man qaddama lanaa haazaa fa zidhu 'azaaban di'fan fin Naar


قَالُوا رَبَّنَا مَنْ قَدَّمَ لَنَا هَٰذَا فَزِدْهُ عَذَابًا ضِعْفًا فِي النَّارِ


They will say: "Our Lord! whoever brought this upon us,- Add to him a double Penalty in the Fire!"


62. Wa qaaloo maa lanaa laa naraa rijaalan kunnaa na'udduhum minal ashraar


وَقَالُوا مَا لَنَا لَا نَرَىٰ رِجَالًا كُنَّا نَعُدُّهُمْ مِنَ الْأَشْرَارِ


And they will say: "What has happened to us that we see not men whom we used to number among the bad ones?


63. Attakhaznaahum sikh riyyan am zaaghat 'anhumul absaar


أَتَّخَذْنَاهُمْ سِخْرِيًّا أَمْ زَاغَتْ عَنْهُمُ الْأَبْصَارُ


"Did we treat them (as such) in ridicule, or have (our) eyes failed to perceive them?"


64. Inna zaalika lahaqqun takhaasumu Ahlin Naar (section 4)


إِنَّ ذَٰلِكَ لَحَقٌّ تَخَاصُمُ أَهْلِ النَّارِ


Truly that is just and fitting,- the mutual recriminations of the People of the Fire!


65. Qul innamaaa ana munzirunw wa maa min laahin illal laahul Waahidul Qahhaar


قُلْ إِنَّمَا أَنَا مُنْذِرٌ ۖ وَمَا مِنْ إِلَٰهٍ إِلَّا اللَّهُ الْوَاحِدُ الْقَهَّارُ


Say: "Truly am I a Warner: no god is there but the one Allah, Supreme and Irresistible,-


66. Rabbus samaawaati wal ardi wa maa bainahumal 'Azeezul Ghaffaar


رَبُّ السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضِ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَا الْعَزِيزُ الْغَفَّارُ


"The Lord of the heavens and the earth, and all between,- Exalted in Might, able to enforce His Will, forgiving again and again."


67. Qul huwa naba'un 'azeem


قُلْ هُوَ نَبَأٌ عَظِيمٌ


Say: "That is a Message Supreme (above all),-


68. Antum 'anhu mu'ridoon


أَنْتُمْ عَنْهُ مُعْرِضُونَ


"From which ye do turn away!


69. Maa kaana liya min 'ilmin bil mala'il a'laaa iz yakhtasimoon


مَا كَانَ لِيَ مِنْ عِلْمٍ بِالْمَلَإِ الْأَعْلَىٰ إِذْ يَخْتَصِمُونَ


"No knowledge have I of the Chiefs on high, when they discuss (matters) among themselves.


70. Iny-yoohaaa ilaiya illaaa anna maaa ana nazeerun mubeen


إِنْ يُوحَىٰ إِلَيَّ إِلَّا أَنَّمَا أَنَا نَذِيرٌ مُبِينٌ


´Only this has been revealed to me: that I am to give warning plainly and publicly."


71. Iz qaala Rabbuka lilmalaaa'ikati innee khaaliqun basharan min teen


إِذْ قَالَ رَبُّكَ لِلْمَلَائِكَةِ إِنِّي خَالِقٌ بَشَرًا مِنْ طِينٍ


Behold, thy Lord said to the angels: "I am about to create man from clay:


72. Fa-iza sawwaituhoo wa nafakhtu feehi mir roohee faqa'oo lahoo saajideen


فَإِذَا سَوَّيْتُهُ وَنَفَخْتُ فِيهِ مِنْ رُوحِي فَقَعُوا لَهُ سَاجِدِينَ


"When I have fashioned him (in due proportion) and breathed into him of My spirit, fall ye down in obeisance unto him."


73. Fasajadal malaaa'ikatu kulluhum ajma'oon


فَسَجَدَ الْمَلَائِكَةُ كُلُّهُمْ أَجْمَعُونَ


So the angels prostrated themselves, all of them together:


74. Illaaa Iblees; stakbara wa kaana minal kaafireen


إِلَّا إِبْلِيسَ اسْتَكْبَرَ وَكَانَ مِنَ الْكَافِرِينَ


Not so Iblis: he was haughty, and became one of those who reject Faith.


75. Qaala yaaa Ibleesu maa mana'aka an tasjuda limaa khalaqtu bi yadaiya 'a stakbarta am kunta min al 'aaleen


قَالَ يَا إِبْلِيسُ مَا مَنَعَكَ أَنْ تَسْجُدَ لِمَا خَلَقْتُ بِيَدَيَّ ۖ أَسْتَكْبَرْتَ أَمْ كُنْتَ مِنَ الْعَالِينَ


(Allah) said: "O Iblis! What prevents thee from prostrating thyself to one whom I have created with my hands? Art thou haughty? Or art thou one of the high (and mighty) ones?"


76. Qaala ana khairum minhu; khalaqtanee min naarinw wa khalaqtahoo min teen


قَالَ أَنَا خَيْرٌ مِنْهُ ۖ خَلَقْتَنِي مِنْ نَارٍ وَخَلَقْتَهُ مِنْ طِينٍ


(Iblis) said: "I am better than he: thou createdst me from fire, and him thou createdst from clay."


77. Qaala fakhruj minhaa fa innaka rajeem


قَالَ فَاخْرُجْ مِنْهَا فَإِنَّكَ رَجِيمٌ


(Allah) said: "Then get thee out from here: for thou art rejected, accursed.


78. Wa inna 'alaika la'nateee ilaa Yawmid Deen


وَإِنَّ عَلَيْكَ لَعْنَتِي إِلَىٰ يَوْمِ الدِّينِ


"And My curse shall be on thee till the Day of Judgment."


79. Qaala Rabbi fa anzirneee ilaa Yawmi yub'asoon


قَالَ رَبِّ فَأَنْظِرْنِي إِلَىٰ يَوْمِ يُبْعَثُونَ


(Iblis) said: "O my Lord! Give me then respite till the Day the (dead) are raised."


80. Qaala fa innaka minal munzareen


قَالَ فَإِنَّكَ مِنَ الْمُنْظَرِينَ


(Allah) said: "Respite then is granted thee-


81. Ilaa Yawmil waqtil ma'loom


إِلَىٰ يَوْمِ الْوَقْتِ الْمَعْلُومِ


"Till the Day of the Time Appointed."


82. Qaala fa bi 'izzatika la ughwiyannahum ajma'een


قَالَ فَبِعِزَّتِكَ لَأُغْوِيَنَّهُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ


(Iblis) said: "Then, by Thy power, I will put them all in the wrong,-


83. Illaa 'ibaadaka minhumul mukhlaseen


إِلَّا عِبَادَكَ مِنْهُمُ الْمُخْلَصِينَ


"Except Thy Servants amongst them, sincere and purified (by Thy Grace)."


84. Qaala falhaqq, walhaqqa aqool


قَالَ فَالْحَقُّ وَالْحَقَّ أَقُولُ


(Allah) said: "Then it is just and fitting- and I say what is just and fitting-


85. La amla'anna Jahannama minka wa mimman tabi'aka minhum ajma'een


لَأَمْلَأَنَّ جَهَنَّمَ مِنْكَ وَمِمَّنْ تَبِعَكَ مِنْهُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ


"That I will certainly fill Hell with thee and those that follow thee,- every one."


86. Qul maaa as'alukum 'alaihi min ajrinw wa maaa ana minal mutakallifeen


قُلْ مَا أَسْأَلُكُمْ عَلَيْهِ مِنْ أَجْرٍ وَمَا أَنَا مِنَ الْمُتَكَلِّفِينَ


Say: "No reward do I ask of you for this (Qur´an), nor am I a pretender.


87. In huwa illaa zikrul lil'aalameen


إِنْ هُوَ إِلَّا ذِكْرٌ لِلْعَالَمِينَ


"This is no less than a Message to (all) the Worlds.


88. Wa lata'lamunna naba ahoo ba'da heen (section 5)


وَلَتَعْلَمُنَّ نَبَأَهُ بَعْدَ حِينٍ


"And ye shall certainly know the truth of it (all) after a while."