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* تفسير Tafsir al-Jalalayn

{ رُدُّوهَا عَلَيَّ فَطَفِقَ مَسْحاً بِٱلسُّوقِ وَٱلأَعْنَاقِ }

Bring them back to me! that is the horses that were displayed; and they so brought them back. Then he set about slashing with his sword their legs al-sūq is the plural of sāq and necks in other words he slaughtered them and cut off their legs as an offering of atonement to God exalted be He for having been distracted by them from the prayer. He gave all the meat thereof as voluntary alms and so God compensated him what was better and faster that these horses and this was the wind which blew at his command as he wished.

Tafsir al-Jalalayn, trans. Feras Hamza
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