Verse. 3816

٣٧ - ٱلصَّافَّات

37 - As-Saffat

قَالُوْۗا اِنَّكُمْ كُنْتُمْ تَاْتُوْنَنَا عَنِ الْيَمِيْنِ۝۲۸
Qaloo innakum kuntum tatoonana AAani alyameeni


Ahmed Ali

Saying: "It were you who imposed yourselves upon us."



'Abdullāh Ibn 'Abbās / Muḥammad al-Fīrūzabādī

تفسير : (they say) i.e. the humans say to the satans: (lo! ye used to come unto us, imposing, (swearing that ye spoke the truth)) and enticing us to reject religion.

Jalāl al-Dīn al-Maḥallī

تفسير : they, that is, the followers among them, will say, to those whom they followed: ‘indeed you used to approach us from the right’, in other words, from that aspect in which we used to trust you, for you used to swear that you followed the truth, and so we believed you and we followed you — in other words, ‘indeed, you have led us astray!’