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 Post subject: Verses 84:1-5
PostPosted: 04 Jun 2009, 05:50 
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 Post subject: Re: Verses 84:1-5
PostPosted: 30 Jan 2014, 17:11 
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{84:1} When the sky has split [open]

I suggest,
{84:1} When the sky has sundered,

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{84:2} And has responded to its Lord and was obligated [to do so]

I suggest,
{84:2} And has yielded to its Lord and rightly has.

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{84:3} And when the earth has been extended

I'd only append a comma to indicate continuation,
{84:3} And when the earth has been extended,

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{84:4} And has cast out that within it and relinquished [it]

I suggest,
{84:4} And has thrown out what is in it and relinquished [it],

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{84:5} And has responded to its Lord and was obligated [to do so] -

I suggest,
{84:5} And has yielded to its Lord and rightly has -

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