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* تفسير Tanwîr al-Miqbâs min Tafsîr Ibn ‘Abbâs

{ هَلْ يَنْظُرُونَ إِلاَّ أَن تَأْتِيَهُمُ ٱلْمَلائِكَةُ أَوْ يَأْتِيَ أَمْرُ رَبِّكَ كَذَلِكَ فَعَلَ ٱلَّذِينَ مِن قَبْلِهِمْ وَمَا ظَلَمَهُمُ ٱللَّهُ وَلـٰكِن كَانُواْ أَنْفُسَهُمْ يَظْلِمُونَ }

(Await they) what are the people of Mecca waiting for after their disbelief (aught save that the angels should come unto them) to take away their souls (or your Lord's command should come to pass?) or that the chastisement of your Lord should come to destroy them. (Even so) just as your people denied you and vilified you so (did those before them) they denied their prophets and vilified them. (Allah wronged them not) when He destroyed them, (but they did wrong themselves) through their idolatry and denial of the prophets,

Tafsir Ibn 'Abbas, trans. Mokrane Guezzou
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