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 Post subject: Verses 26:153-159
PostPosted: 05 Jun 2009, 09:39 
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 Post subject: Re: Verses 26:153-159
PostPosted: 19 Mar 2010, 18:21 
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{26:153} They said, "You are only of those affected by magic.

I suggest,
{26:153} they said, "Surely you are of the illusioned."

Quote:
{26:154} You are but a man like ourselves, so bring a sign, if you should be of the truthful."

I suggest,
{26:154} "You are but a human like us, so bring a sign, if you should be of the truthful."

Quote:
{26:155} He said, "This is a she-camel. For her is a [time of] drink, and for you is a [time of] drink, [each] on a known day.

I suggest,
{26:155} He said, "This is a she-camel. For her is a drink, and for you is a drink on a known day."

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{26:156} And do not touch her with harm, lest you be seized by the punishment of a terrible day."

I suggest,
{26:156} "And do not touch her with harm, lest should seize you the torment of a tremendous day."

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{26:158} And the punishment seized them. Indeed in that is a sign, but most of them were not to be believers.
{26:159} And indeed, your Lord - He is the Exalted in Might, the Merciful.

I suggest,
{26:158} So, the torment seized them. Indeed, in that is a sign, but most of them have not been believers.
{26:159} And [it is] your Lord [who] is the Exalted in Might, the Merciful.

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