11:40 Hat-taa idhaa jaa-a amrunaa wa faarat-tan-nuuru qulna-Hmil fiyhaa min kul-lin zawjaynithnayni wa ahlaka il-laa man sabaqa 'Alayhil qawlu wa man aaman* wa maa aamana ma'Ahuu il-laa qaliyl
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Ahmed Raza Khan: Mohammed Aqib Qadri:
To the extent that when Our command came and the oven overflowed, We said, "Board into the ship a couple - male and female - from every kind, and your family members, except those upon whom the Word has been passed *, and all other Muslims"; and only a few Muslims were with him. (* Whose fate has been sealed.)
At length, behold! there came Our command, and the fountains of the earth gushed forth! We said: "Embark therein, of each kind two, male and female, and your family - except those against whom the word has already gone forth,- and the Believers." but only a few believed with him.
(Thus it was) till, when Our commandment came to pass and the oven gushed forth water, We said: Load therein two of every kind, a pair (the male and female), and thy household, save him against whom the word hath gone forth already, and those who believe. And but a few were they who believed with him.