134. Walamma waqaAAa AAalayhimu a
rrijzu qaloo ya moosa odAAu lana rabbaka
bima AAahida AAindaka la-in kashafta AAanna a
rrijza lanu/minanna laka
walanursilanna maAAaka banee isra-eel
134. Every time the penalty fell on them, they said: "O Moses! on your behalf call on thy
Lord in virtue of his promise to thee: If thou wilt remove the penalty from us, we shall
truly believe in thee, and we shall send away the Children of Israel w ith thee."
135. Falamma kashafna AAanhumu a
rrijza ila ajalin hum balighoohu itha hum
135. But every time We removed the penalty from them according to a fixed term which
they had to fulfil,- Behold! they broke their word!
ntaqamna minhum faaghraqnahum fee alyammi bi-annahum kaththaboo bi-
ayatina wakanoo AAanha ghafileen