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عَبَسَ وَتَوَلَّىٰ

(The Prophet (Peace be upon him)) frowned and turned away,

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أَن جَاءَهُ الْأَعْمَىٰ

Because there came to him the blind man (i.e. 'Abdullah bin Umm-Maktum, who came to the Prophet (Peace be upon him) while he was preaching to one or some of the Quraish chiefs).

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وَمَا يُدْرِيكَ لَعَلَّهُ يَزَّكَّىٰ

But what could tell you that per chance he might become pure (from sins)?

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أَوْ يَذَّكَّرُ فَتَنفَعَهُ الذِّكْرَىٰ

Or that he might receive admonition, and that the admonition might profit him?

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أَمَّا مَنِ اسْتَغْنَىٰ

As for him who thinks himself self-sufficient,

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فَأَنتَ لَهُ تَصَدَّىٰ

To him you attend;

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وَمَا عَلَيْكَ أَلَّا يَزَّكَّىٰ

What does it matter to you if he will not become pure (from disbelief, you are only a Messenger, your duty is to convey the Message of Allah).

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وَأَمَّا مَن جَاءَكَ يَسْعَىٰ

But as to him who came to you running.

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وَهُوَ يَخْشَىٰ

And is afraid (of Allah and His Punishment),

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فَأَنتَ عَنْهُ تَلَهَّىٰ

Of him you are neglectful and divert your attention to another,

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