Verse. 4000

٣٨ - ص

38 - Sad

وَوَہَبْنَا لِدَاوٗدَ سُلَيْمٰنَ۝۰ۭ نِعْمَ الْعَبْدُ۝۰ۭ اِنَّہٗۗ اَوَّابٌ۝۳۰ۭ
Wawahabna lidawooda sulaymana niAAma alAAabdu innahu awwabun


Ahmed Ali

We bestowed Solomon on David who was an excellent devotee, for he turned to God in penitence.



'Abdullāh Ibn 'Abbās / Muḥammad al-Fīrūzabādī

تفسير : (and we bestowed on david, solomon. how excellent a slave! lo! he was ever turning in repentance (towards allah)) he is ever betaking himself to allah and engaged in his obedience.

Jalāl al-Dīn al-Maḥallī

تفسير : and we bestowed on david, solomon, his son — what an excellent servant!, that is, solomon. truly he was a penitent [soul], always returning [to god] with glorification and remembrance at all times.