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athqalat daAAawa Allaha rabbahuma la-in ataytana salihan lanakoonanna mina





189. It is He Who created you from a single person, and made his mate of like nature, in

order that he might dwell with her (in love). When they are united, she bears a light

burden and carries it about (unnoticed). When she grows heavy, they both pray to God

their Lord, (saying): "If Thou givest us a goodly child, we vow we shall (ever) be


190. Falamma atahuma salihan jaAAala lahu shurakaa feema atahuma fataAAala Allahu

AAamma yushrikoon


190. But when He giveth them a goodly child, they ascribe to others a share in the gift

they have received: but God is exalted high above the partners they ascribe to Him.

191. Ayushrikoona ma la yakhluqu shay-an wahum yukhlaqoon


191. Do they indeed ascribe to Him as partners things that can create nothing, but are

themselves created?

192. Wala yastateeAAoona lahum nasran wala anfusahum yansuroon


192. No aid can they give them, nor can they aid themselves!