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Yusuf AliBy the Sky and the Night-Visitant (therein);-
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Yusuf AliAnd what will explain to thee what the Night-Visitant is?-
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Yusuf Ali(It is) the Star of piercing brightness;-
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Yusuf AliThere is no soul but has a protector over it.
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Yusuf AliNow let man but think from what he is created!
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Yusuf AliHe is created from a drop emitted-
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Yusuf AliProceeding from between the backbone and the ribs:
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Yusuf AliSurely (Allah) is able to bring him back (to life)!
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Yusuf AliThe Day that (all) things secret will be tested,
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Yusuf Ali(Man) will have no power, and no helper.
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Yusuf AliBy the Firmament which returns (in its round),
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Yusuf AliAnd by the Earth which opens out (for the gushing of springs or the sprouting of vegetation),-
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Yusuf AliBehold this is the Word that distinguishes (Good from Evil):
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Yusuf AliIt is not a thing for amusement.
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Yusuf AliAs for them, they are but plotting a scheme,
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Yusuf AliAnd I am planning a scheme.
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Yusuf AliTherefore grant a delay to the Unbelievers: Give respite to them gently (for awhile).