M. H. Shakir, The Holy Quran; Arabic Text and English Translation; Foot-notes by M. H. Shakir (1974)

100. Say: If you control the treasures of the mercy of my Lord, then you would withhold (them) from fear of spending, and man is niggardly.

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101. And certainly We gave Musa nine clear signs; so ask the children of Israel when he came to them, Firon said to him: Most surely I deem you, O Musa, to be a man deprived of reason.

102. He said: Truly you know that none but the Lord of the heavens and the earth has sent down these as clear proof, and most surely I believe you, O Firon, to be given over to perdition.

103. So he desired to destroy them out of the earth, but We drowned him and those with him all together;

104. And We said to the Israelites after him: Abide in the land, but when the latter promise came We brought you all rolled up.

105. And with truth have We revealed it, and with truth did it come; and We have not sent you but as the giver of good news and as a Warner.

106. And it is a Quran which We have revealed in portions so that you may read it to the people by slow degrees, and We have revealed it revealing in portions.

107. Say: Believe in it or believe not; surely those who

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M. H. Shakir, The Holy Quran; Arabic Text and English Translation; Foot-notes by M. H. Shakir, R. A. Juma, 1615 Pech Rd., Apt. 26C, Houston, Texas 77055. Presented by World Organization for Islamic Services (WOFIS), P.O. Box No. 2245, Tehran, Iran, 1974 Edition, Consulted online at “Quran Archive - Texts and Studies on the Quran” on 27 Nov. 2022: http://quran-archive.org/explorer/m-h-shakir/1974?page=485