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{ إِن يَدْعُونَ مِن دُونِهِ إِلاَّ إِنَٰثاً وَإِن يَدْعُونَ إِلاَّ شَيْطَٰناً مَّرِيداً }

What in is to be understand as mā ‘only’ they pray to what the idolaters worship instead of Him God that is other than Him are but females idols with feminine names such as al-Lāt al-‘Uzza and Manāt; and they in is to be understand as mā ‘only’ only pray to they only worship by worshipping these female idols a rebellious satan one who has rebelled against obedience to God for they are obeying him in this worship of female idols.


Tafsir al-Jalalayn, trans. Feras Hamza
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