حم 1
Dr. Mustafa Khattab Ḥâ-Mĩm.

وَالْكِتَابِ الْمُبِينِ 2
Dr. Mustafa Khattab By the clear Book!

إِنَّا أَنْزَلْنَاهُ فِي لَيْلَةٍ مُبَارَكَةٍ إِنَّا كُنَّا مُنْذِرِينَ 3
Dr. Mustafa Khattab Indeed, We sent it down on a blessed night,1 for We always warn ˹against evil˺.

فِيهَا يُفْرَقُ كُلُّ أَمْرٍ حَكِيمٍ 4
Dr. Mustafa Khattab On that night every matter of wisdom is ordained

أَمْرًا مِنْ عِنْدِنَا إِنَّا كُنَّا مُرْسِلِينَ 5
Dr. Mustafa Khattab by a command from Us, for We have always sent ˹messengers˺

رَحْمَةً مِنْ رَبِّكَ إِنَّهُ هُوَ السَّمِيعُ الْعَلِيمُ 6
Dr. Mustafa Khattab as a mercy from your Lord. He ˹alone˺ is truly the All-Hearing, All-Knowing—

رَبِّ السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضِ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَا إِنْ كُنْتُمْ ﭿ مُوقِنِينَ 7
Dr. Mustafa Khattab the Lord of the heavens and the earth and everything in between, if only you had sure faith.

لَا إِلَٰهَ إِلَّا هُوَ يُحْيِي وَيُمِيتُ رَبُّكُمْ وَرَبُّ آبَائِكُمُ الْأَوَّلِينَ 8
Dr. Mustafa Khattab There is no god ˹worthy of worship˺ except Him. He ˹alone˺ gives life and causes death. ˹He is˺ your Lord, and the Lord of your forefathers.

بَلْ هُمْ فِي شَكٍّ يَلْعَبُونَ 9
Dr. Mustafa Khattab In fact, they are in doubt, amusing themselves.

فَارْتَقِبْ يَوْمَ تَأْتِي السَّمَاءُ بِدُخَانٍ مُبِينٍ 10
Dr. Mustafa Khattab Wait then ˹O Prophet˺ for the day ˹when˺ the sky will be veiled in haze,1 clearly visible,

يَغْشَى النَّاسَ هَٰذَا عَذَابٌ أَلِيمٌ 11
Dr. Mustafa Khattab overwhelming the people. ˹They will cry,˺ “This is a painful torment.