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{ ٱنظُرْ كَيْفَ ضَرَبُواْ لَكَ ٱلأَمْثَالَ فَضَلُّواْ فَلاَ يَسْتَطِيعُونَ سَبِيلاً }

(See how they coin similitudes for thee) see how they explain things to you and call you names: magician, fortune teller, liar, poet, and madman; it is also said that this means: see how they liken you to a bewitched person, (so that they are all astray) their scheming went amiss and they fell in error (and cannot find a road) they cannot find a way out of what they said about you, nor do they have any proof about what they say about you!


Tafsir Ibn 'Abbas, trans. Mokrane Guezzou
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