Verse. 2986

٢٦ - ٱلشُّعَرَاء

26 - Ash-Shu'ara

اِنَّ ہٰۗؤُلَاۗءِ لَشِرْذِمَۃٌ قَلِيْلُوْنَ۝۵۴ۙ
Inna haolai lashirthimatun qaleeloona


Ahmed Ali

(Proclaiming): "Surely they are a small band (of fugitives).



'Abdullāh Ibn 'Abbās / Muḥammad al-Fīrūzabādī

تفسير : ((who said): lo! these) the followers of moses (indeed are but a little troop) a small group,

Jalāl al-Dīn al-Maḥallī

تفسير : ‘lo! these are but a small gang. it is said that they [the children of israel] numbered 670,000, while his [pharaoh’s] vanguard alone numbered 700,000 and so he deemed their number insignificant in comparison to his huge army.