Ayah

Word by Word
يَٰٓأُخۡتَ
O sister
هَٰرُونَ
(of) Harun
مَا
Not
كَانَ
was
أَبُوكِ
your father
ٱمۡرَأَ
an evil man
سَوۡءٖ
an evil man
وَمَا
and not
كَانَتۡ
was
أُمُّكِ
your mother
بَغِيّٗا
unchaste
يَٰٓأُخۡتَ
O sister
هَٰرُونَ
(of) Harun
مَا
Not
كَانَ
was
أَبُوكِ
your father
ٱمۡرَأَ
an evil man
سَوۡءٖ
an evil man
وَمَا
and not
كَانَتۡ
was
أُمُّكِ
your mother
بَغِيّٗا
unchaste

Translation

"O sister of Aaron! Thy father was not a man of evil, nor thy mother a woman unchaste!"

Tafsir

O sister of Aaron - he was a righteous man, in other words [what is meant is], O you who are like him in [terms of] chastity - your father was not a wicked man, that is, a fornicator, nor was your mother unchaste', that is, a fornicatress: so how is it that you have this child?

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