Verse 48

8:48 wa idh zay-yana lahumush shayTaanu a'Åmaalahum wa qaala laa gaaliba lakumul yawma minan naasi wa in-niy jaarul lakum* falam-maa taraa-atil fiataani nakaSa 'Alaa 'Aqibayhi wa qaala in-niy bariy-um minkum in-niy araa maa laa tarawna in-niy akhaaful-laah* wal-laahu shadiydul 'Iqaab

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Ahmed Raza Khan: Mohammed Aqib Qadri:
And when Satan made their deeds seem good in their sight and said, "This day no one can overpower you, and you are under my protection"; so when the two armies came face to face, he scrambled back and said, "I am unconcerned with you - I can see what is not visible to you - I fear Allah"; and Allah's punishment is severe.

Yusuf Ali:
Remember Satan made their (sinful) acts seem alluring to them, and said: "No one among men can overcome you this day, while I am near to you": But when the two forces came in sight of each other, he turned on his heels, and said: "Lo! I am clear of you; lo! I see what ye see not; Lo! I fear Allah: for Allah is strict in punishment."

And when Satan made their deeds seem fair to them and said: No-one of mankind can conquer you this day, for I am your protector. But when the armies came in sight of one another, he took flight, saying: Lo! I am guiltless of you. Lo! I see that which ye see not. Lo! I fear Allah. And Allah is severe in punishment.

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