The Victory
Surah
Al-Fath
48
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Indeed, We have granted you a clear triumph ˹O Prophet˺1

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Indeed, We have given you, [O Muḥammad], a clear conquest1

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so that Allah may forgive you for your past and future shortcomings,1 perfect His favour upon you, guide you along the Straight Path,

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

That Allah may forgive for you what preceded of your sin [i.e., errors] and what will follow and complete His favor upon you and guide you to a straight path

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and so that Allah will help you tremendously.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And [that] Allah may aid you with a mighty victory.

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He is the One Who sent down serenity upon the hearts of the believers so that they may increase even more in their faith. To Allah ˹alone˺ belong the forces of the heavens and the earth. And Allah is All-Knowing, All-Wise.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

It is He who sent down tranquility into the hearts of the believers that they would increase in faith along with their [present] faith. And to Allah belong the soldiers of the heavens and the earth, and ever is Allah Knowing and Wise.

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So He may admit believing men and women into Gardens under which rivers flow—to stay there forever—and absolve them of their sins. And that is a supreme achievement in the sight of Allah.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

[And] that He may admit the believing men and the believing women to gardens beneath which rivers flow to abide therein eternally and remove from them their misdeeds - and ever is that, in the sight of Allah, a great attainment

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Also ˹so that˺ He may punish hypocrite men and women and polytheistic men and women, who harbour evil thoughts of Allah.1 May ill-fate befall them! Allah is displeased with them. He has condemned them and prepared for them Hell. What an evil destination!

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And [that] He may punish the hypocrite men and hypocrite women, and the polytheist men and polytheist women - those who assume about Allah an assumption of evil nature. Upon them is a misfortune of evil nature; and Allah has become angry with them and has cursed them and prepared for them Hell, and evil it is as a destination.

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To Allah ˹alone˺ belong the forces of the heavens and the earth. And Allah is Almighty, All-Wise.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And to Allah belong the soldiers of the heavens and the earth. And ever is Allah Exalted in Might and Wise.

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Indeed, ˹O Prophet,˺ We have sent you as a witness, a deliverer of good news, and a warner,

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Indeed, We have sent you as a witness and a bringer of good tidings and a warner

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so that you ˹believers˺ may have faith in Allah and His Messenger, support and honour him, and glorify Allah morning and evening.1 

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

That you [people] may believe in Allah and His Messenger and honor him and respect him [i.e., the Prophet (ﷺ)] and exalt Him [i.e., Allah] morning and afternoon.

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Surely those who pledge allegiance to you ˹O Prophet˺ are actually pledging allegiance to Allah. Allah’s Hand is over theirs. Whoever breaks their pledge, it will only be to their own loss. And whoever fulfils their pledge to Allah, He will grant them a great reward.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Indeed, those who pledge allegiance to you, [O Muḥammad] - they are actually pledging allegiance to Allah. The hand1 of Allah is over their hands.2 So he who breaks his word only breaks it to the detriment of himself. And he who fulfills that which he has promised Allah - He will give him a great reward.

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