عَمَّ يَتَسَاءَلُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab What are they asking one another about?

عَنِ النَّبَإِ الْعَظِيمِ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab About the momentous news,

الَّذِي هُمْ فِيهِ مُخْتَلِفُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab over which they disagree.1

كَلَّا سَيَعْلَمُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab But no! They will come to know.

ثُمَّ كَلَّا سَيَعْلَمُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab Again, no! They will come to know.

أَلَمْ نَجْعَلِ الْأَرْضَ مِهَادًا
Dr. Mustafa Khattab Have We not smoothed out the earth ˹like a bed˺,

وَالْجِبَالَ أَوْتَادًا
Dr. Mustafa Khattab and ˹made˺ the mountains as ˹its˺ pegs,1

وَخَلَقْنَاكُمْ أَزْوَاجًا
Dr. Mustafa Khattab and created you in pairs,

وَجَعَلْنَا نَوْمَكُمْ سُبَاتًا
Dr. Mustafa Khattab and made your sleep for rest,

وَجَعَلْنَا اللَّيْلَ لِبَاسًا
Dr. Mustafa Khattab and made the night as a cover,

وَجَعَلْنَا النَّهَارَ مَعَاشًا
Dr. Mustafa Khattab and made the day for livelihood,