The Palm Fiber
Surah
Al-Masad
11
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May the hands of Abu Lahab perish, and he ˹himself˺ perish!

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

May the hands of Abū Lahab be ruined, and ruined is he.1

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Neither his wealth nor ˹worldly˺ gains will benefit him.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

His wealth will not avail him or that which he gained.

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He will burn in a flaming Fire,

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

He will [enter to] burn in a Fire of [blazing] flame

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and ˹so will˺ his wife, the carrier of ˹thorny˺ kindling,1

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And his wife [as well] - the carrier of firewood.1

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around her neck will be a rope of palm-fibre.1

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Around her neck is a rope of [twisted] fiber.

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