٢٦. قَالُوا إِنَّا كُنَّا قَبْلُ فِي أَهْلِنَا مُشْفِقِينَ
26. Qaloo inna kunna qablu fee ahlina mushfiqeena
English Translation
They will say, "Indeed, we were previously among our people fearful [of displeasing Allah].
Saying: "We were also once full of fear at home.
Saying, Indeed before this, we were in our houses, worried.
They say, 'We were before among our people, ever going in fear,
They will say: verily we were aforetime, midst our household, ever in dread.
Saying: Aforetime, we were afraid with our families (from the punishment of Allah).
They will say, “Before this, we were fearful for our families.
They will say: “When we were living before among our kinsfolk we lived in constant fear (of Allah's displeasure).
Saying: Aforetime, we were afraid in the midst of our families.
Saying: Lo! of old, when we were with our families, we were ever anxious;
They will say, ‘Indeed, aforetime, we used to be apprehensive about our families.
'When we were among our people' they will say, 'we were ever fearful,
saying, "We were afraid while in the world.
Saying: Surely we feared before on account of our families:
"Before this, when we were among our families, we were full of fear of God's displeasure --
They will say: "Aforetime, we were not without fear for the sake of our people.
Surah 52
Quran Surah At-Tur ( Verse 26 ) with English Translation قَالُوا إِنَّا كُنَّا قَبْلُ فِي أَهْلِنَا مُشْفِقِينَ