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They replied, “We have actually been sent to a wicked people,

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

They said, "Indeed, we have been sent to a people of criminals1

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to send upon them stones of ˹baked˺ clay,

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

To send down upon them stones of clay,

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marked by your Lord for the transgressors.”

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Marked in the presence of your Lord for the transgressors."

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Then ˹before the torment˺ We evacuated the believers from the city.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

So We brought out whoever was in them [i.e., the cities] of the believers.

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But We only found one family that had submitted ˹to Allah˺.1

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And We found not within them other than a [single] house of Muslims.1

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And We have left a sign there1 ˹as a lesson˺ for those who fear the painful punishment.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And We left therein a sign for those who fear the painful punishment.

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And in ˹the story of˺ Moses ˹was another lesson,˺ when We sent him to Pharaoh with compelling proof,

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And in Moses [was a sign], when We sent him to Pharaoh with clear authority.1

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but Pharaoh was carried away by his power, saying ˹of Moses˺, “A magician or a madman!”

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

But he turned away with his supporters and said, "A magician or a madman."

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So We seized him and his soldiers, casting them into the sea while he was blameworthy.1 

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

So We took him and his soldiers and cast them into the sea, and he was blameworthy.

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And in ˹the story of˺ ’Âd ˹was another lesson,˺ when We sent against them the devastating wind.1

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And in ʿAad [was a sign], when We sent against them the barren wind.1

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