Al-Alaq( العلق)
Original,King Fahad Quran Complex(الأصلي,مجمع الملك فهد القرآن)
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A. J. Arberry(A. J. Arberry)
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بِسمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحمٰنِ الرَّحيمِ اقرَأ بِاسمِ رَبِّكَ الَّذى خَلَقَ(1)
Recite: In the Name of thy Lord who created,(1)
خَلَقَ الإِنسٰنَ مِن عَلَقٍ(2)
created Man of a blood-clot.(2)
اقرَأ وَرَبُّكَ الأَكرَمُ(3)
Recite: And thy Lord is the Most Generous,(3)
الَّذى عَلَّمَ بِالقَلَمِ(4)
who taught by the Pen,(4)
عَلَّمَ الإِنسٰنَ ما لَم يَعلَم(5)
taught Man that he knew not.(5)
كَلّا إِنَّ الإِنسٰنَ لَيَطغىٰ(6)
No indeed; surely Man waxes insolent,(6)
أَن رَءاهُ استَغنىٰ(7)
for he thinks himself self-sufficient.(7)
إِنَّ إِلىٰ رَبِّكَ الرُّجعىٰ(8)
Surely unto thy Lord is the Returning.(8)
أَرَءَيتَ الَّذى يَنهىٰ(9)
What thinkest thou? He who forbids(9)
عَبدًا إِذا صَلّىٰ(10)
a servant when he prays --(10)
أَرَءَيتَ إِن كانَ عَلَى الهُدىٰ(11)
What thinkest thou? If he were upon guidance(11)
أَو أَمَرَ بِالتَّقوىٰ(12)
or bade to godfearing --(12)
أَرَءَيتَ إِن كَذَّبَ وَتَوَلّىٰ(13)
What thinkest thou? If he cries lies, and turns away -(13)
أَلَم يَعلَم بِأَنَّ اللَّهَ يَرىٰ(14)
Did he not know that God sees?(14)
كَلّا لَئِن لَم يَنتَهِ لَنَسفَعًا بِالنّاصِيَةِ(15)
No indeed; surely, if he gives not over, We shall seize him by the forelock,(15)
ناصِيَةٍ كٰذِبَةٍ خاطِئَةٍ(16)
a lying, sinful forelock.(16)
فَليَدعُ نادِيَهُ(17)
So let him call on his concourse!(17)
سَنَدعُ الزَّبانِيَةَ(18)
We shall call on the guards of Hell.(18)
كَلّا لا تُطِعهُ وَاسجُد وَاقتَرِب ۩(19)
No indeed; do thou not obey him, and bow thyself, and draw nigh.(19)