Literal - Sura: 68. Al-Qalam - The Pen

  1. N and the writing utensil/pen and what they write/inscribe/draft.

  2. you are not with your Lord`s blessing/goodness with mad/insane.

  3. And that truly for you (is) a reward (E) not interrupted/weakened (continuous).

  4. And that you are on (E) great nature/character.

  5. So you will see/look/understand, and they (will) see/look/understand.

  6. With which of you (is) the insane.

  7. That truly your Lord He is more knowing with who misguided from His way/path , and He is more knowing with the guided.

  8. So do not obey the liars/deniers/falsifiers.

  9. They wished/desired if you grease/flatter with hypocrisy , so they grease/flatter with hypocrisy .

  10. And do not obey every/each habitual swearer despised/humiliated .

  11. Backbiter/urger , walking gossiper with slander/malice .

  12. Miser/often preventing to the good/generosity , transgressor/violator , sinner/criminal.

  13. Rough/rude , after that a known mean low or evil person .

  14. That (E) he was (owner) of property/wealth and sons and daughters.

  15. If Our verses/evidences are read/recited on him, he said: "The first`s/beginner`s myths ."

  16. We will brand him by fire/mark him on the nose/trunk/snout (usually used for elephants).

  17. We (E) tested them as/like We tested the treed garden`s owners/friends/company when they swore/made oath (that) they will cut it off (E) (will harvest it) by the morning/day break.

  18. And nor they exempt/make exception.

  19. So a circler/walker (twister/tornado) circled/walked on them, and (while) they are sleeping/quiet/ still .

  20. So it became/became in the morning as/like the harvested land/isolated sandy area .

  21. So they called each other in the morning/daybreak:

  22. That (E) go early on (to) your cultivation/plantation if you were cutting/shearing off (harvesting).

  23. So they left/set out , and they are conversing quietly:

  24. That (E) no poor oppressed enters it (E) on you today/the day.

  25. And they went early on anger/prevention , capable/able .

  26. So when they saw it, they said: "That we are misguided (E)."

  27. But we are deprived.

  28. Their most honoured/moderate said: "Did I not say to you if only you praise/glorify?"

  29. They said: "Our Lord`s praise/glory, we were unjust/oppressive."

  30. So some/part of them approached/came on (to) some (each other) blaming/reprimanding each other.

  31. They said: "Oh, our calamity , we (E), we were tyrannizing/arrogant ."

  32. Maybe/perhaps that (E) our Lord exchanges/substitutes (for) us better than it, that we are to our Lord desiring/wishing.

  33. As/like that (is) the torture, and the end`s (other life`s) torture (E) (is) greater if they were knowing.

  34. That truly to the fearing and obeying at their Lord (are) the blessed treed gardens/paradises.

  35. Do We make the Moslems/submitters as the criminals/sinners?

  36. What/why (is it) for you, how you judge/rule?

  37. Or for you (is) a Book in it you study/read ?

  38. That for you in it (is) what (E) you prefer choose.

  39. Or for you (are) rights/oaths on Us reaching to the Resurrection Day, that for you then (is) what (E) you judge/rule.

  40. Ask/question them which of them (is) with that a leader/grantor?

  41. Or for them (are) partners (with God)? So they should come with their partners (with God) if they were truthful.

  42. A day/time being uncovered/(relieved) of (a) shin/leg, and they be/are being called repeatedly to the prostration, so they are not able.

  43. Their eyesights/understanding (are) humble/submissive , humiliation/disgrace burdens/depresses them , and they had become being called repeatedly to the prostration and they are safe/secure.

  44. So leave Me and who lies/denies/falsifies with this the information/speech, We will lead them gradually from where/when they do not know.

  45. And I extend for them in time/life , that truly My plotting/conspiring (is) solid/strong .

  46. Or (do) you ask/question them (for) a wage/fee so they are heavy/loaded/burdened from (a) burdensome debt?

  47. Or at them (is) the unseen/absent/(future) , so they are writing/dictating/ordering?

  48. So be patient for your Lord`s judgment/rule, and do not be as the large fish`s/whale`s owner/friend/company when he called/cried and he is held/quietened/suppressed.

  49. Had it not been for a blessing/goodness from his Lord, (that) caught up (to)/reached him , he would have been discarded/cast off at the open/space, and he is blamed/defamed .

  50. So his Lord chose/purified him, so He made him from the correct/righteous.

  51. And if those who disbelieved were about/almost to make you stumble/slip (E) with their eyesights when they heard/listened (to) the remembrance/reminder (the Koran), and they say: "That he truly is mad/insane (E) ".

  52. And he/it is not except a reminder to the creations all together/(universes).431


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