The Quran

14:15-17 Ibrahim (Abraham) - ابراهيم

14.15
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Pickthall
And they sought help (from their Lord) and every froward potentate was bought to naught;
Sahih Intl
And they requested victory from Allah, and disappointed, [therefore], was every obstinate tyrant.
Yusuf Ali
But they sought victory and decision (there and then), and frustration was the lot of every powerful obstinate transgressor.
Arabic
وَٱسْتَفْتَحُوا۟ وَخَابَ كُلُّ جَبَّارٍ عَنِيدٍ
14.16
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Hell is before him, and he is made to drink a festering water,
Sahih Intl
Before him is Hell, and he will be given a drink of purulent water.
Yusuf Ali
In front of such a one is Hell, and he is given, for drink, boiling fetid water.
Arabic
مِّن وَرَآئِهِۦ جَهَنَّمُ وَيُسْقَىٰ مِن مَّآءٍ صَدِيدٍ
14.17
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Pickthall
Which he sippeth but can hardly swallow, and death cometh unto him from every side while yet he cannot die, and before him is a harsh doom.
Sahih Intl
He will gulp it but will hardly [be able to] swallow it. And death will come to him from everywhere, but he is not to die. And before him is a massive punishment.
Yusuf Ali
In gulps will he sip it, but never will he be near swallowing it down his throat: death will come to him from every quarter, yet will he not die: and in front of him will be a chastisement unrelenting.
Arabic
يَتَجَرَّعُهُۥ وَلَا يَكَادُ يُسِيغُهُۥ وَيَأْتِيهِ ٱلْمَوْتُ مِن كُلِّ مَكَانٍ وَمَا هُوَ بِمَيِّتٍ ۖ وَمِن وَرَآئِهِۦ عَذَابٌ غَلِيظٌ