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Then he swiftly turned on them, striking ˹them˺ with his right hand.

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And he turned upon them a blow with [his] right hand.

— Saheeh International

Later, his people came rushing towards him ˹furiously˺.

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Then they [i.e., the people] came toward him, hastening.

— Saheeh International

He argued, “How can you worship what you carve ˹with your own hands˺,

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

He said, "Do you worship that which you [yourselves] carve,

— Saheeh International

when it is Allah Who created you and whatever you do?”

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

While Allah created you and that which you do?"

— Saheeh International

They said ˹to one another˺, “Build him a furnace and cast him into the blazing fire.”

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

They said, "Construct for him a structure [i.e., furnace] and throw him into the burning fire."

— Saheeh International

And so they sought to harm him, but We made them inferior.

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And they intended for him a plan [i.e., harm], but We made them the most debased.

— Saheeh International

He later said, “I am leaving ˹in obedience˺ to my Lord. He will guide me.

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And [then] he said, "Indeed, I will go to [where I am ordered by] my Lord; He will guide me.

— Saheeh International

My Lord! Bless me with righteous offspring.”

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

My Lord, grant me [a child] from among the righteous."

— Saheeh International

So We gave him good news of a forbearing son.

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

So We gave him good tidings of a forbearing boy.

— Saheeh International

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Then when the boy reached the age to work with him, Abraham said, “O my dear son! I have seen in a dream that I ˹must˺ sacrifice you. So tell me what you think.” He replied, “O my dear father! Do as you are commanded. Allah willing, you will find me steadfast.”

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And when he reached with him [the age of] exertion,1 he said, "O my son, indeed I have seen in a dream that I [must] sacrifice you, so see what you think." He said, "O my father, do as you are commanded. You will find me, if Allah wills, of the steadfast."

— Saheeh International

Then when they submitted ˹to Allah’s Will˺, and Abraham laid him on the side of his forehead ˹for sacrifice˺,

— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And when they had both submitted1 and he put him down upon his forehead,

— Saheeh International

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