Sūra 100: ‘Ādiyat, or Those that run

Verses 11 — Makki; Revealed at Mecca — Sections 1

1. وَالْعَادِيَاتِ ضَبْحًا
By the (Steeds) that run with panting (breath)

2. فَالْمُورِيَاتِ قَدْحًا
And strike sparks of Fire

3. فَالْمُغِيرَاتِ صُبْحًا
And push home the charge in the morning

4. فَأَثَرْنَ بِهِ نَقْعًا
And raise the dust in clouds the while

5. فَوَسَطْنَ بِهِ جَمْعًا
And penetrate forthwith into the midst (of the foe) en masse

6. إِنَّ الْإِنسَانَ لِرَبِّهِ لَكَنُودٌ
Truly Man is to his Lord ungrateful;

7. وَإِنَّهُ عَلَىٰ ذَٰلِكَ لَشَهِيدٌ
And to that (fact) he bears witness (by his deeds);

8. وَإِنَّهُ لِحُبِّ الْخَيْرِ لَشَدِيدٌ
And violent is he in his love of wealth.

9. أَفَلَا يَعْلَمُ إِذَا بُعْثِرَ مَا فِي الْقُبُورِ
Does he not know when that which is in the graves is Scattered abroad

10. وَحُصِّلَ مَا فِي الصُّدُورِ
And that which is (locked up) in (human) breasts is made manifest

11. إِنَّ رَبَّهُم بِهِمْ يَوْمَئِذٍ لَّخَبِيرٌ
That their Lord had been well-acquainted with them (Even to) that Day?