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Total Verses : 5
Revealed At : MAKKA

Verse:001
Abdul Daryabadi : Has thou not seen how thy Lord dealt with the fellows of the elephant?
Dr. Mohsin : Have you (O Muhammad (SAW)) not seen how your Lord dealt with the Owners of the Elephant? [The elephant army which came from Yemen under the command of Abrahah Al-Ashram intending to destroy the Ka'bah at Makkah].
Mufti Taqi Usmani : Have you not seen how your Lord dealt with the People of the Elephant? [QETafseerComment]
Pickthal : Hast thou not seen how thy Lord dealt with the owners of the Elephant?
Yusuf Ali : Seest thou not how thy Lord dealt with the Companions of the Elephant?


Verse:002
Abdul Daryabadi : Did He not set their stratagem at naught?
Dr. Mohsin : Did He not make their plot go astray?
Mufti Taqi Usmani : Has He not turned their plan into nullity?
Pickthal : Did He not bring their stratagem to naught,
Yusuf Ali : Did He not make their treacherous plan go astray?


Verse:003
Abdul Daryabadi : And He sent against them birds in flocks.
Dr. Mohsin : And He sent against them birds, in flocks,
Mufti Taqi Usmani : And He sent upon them flying birds in flocks,
Pickthal : And send against them swarms of flying creatures,
Yusuf Ali : And He sent against them flights of Birds,


Verse:004
Abdul Daryabadi : They hurled upon them clay stones.
Dr. Mohsin : Striking them with stones of Sijjîl (baked clay).
Mufti Taqi Usmani : Throwing upon them stones of baked clay,
Pickthal : Which pelted them with stones of baked clay,
Yusuf Ali : Striking them with stones of baked clay.


Verse:005
Abdul Daryabadi : Then He rendered them as stubble devoured.
Dr. Mohsin : And He made them like (an empty field of) stalks (of which the corn has been eaten up by cattle).[]
Mufti Taqi Usmani : And thus He turned them into an eaten-up chaff.
Pickthal : And made them like green crops devoured (by cattle)?
Yusuf Ali : Then did He make them like an empty field of stalks and straw, (of which the corn) has been eaten up.
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