Ayah

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وَجَعَلۡنَا
And We made
ذُرِّيَّتَهُۥ
his offspring
هُمُ
[they]
ٱلۡبَاقِينَ
the survivors
وَجَعَلۡنَا
And We made
ذُرِّيَّتَهُۥ
his offspring
هُمُ
[they]
ٱلۡبَاقِينَ
the survivors

Translation

And made his progeny to endure (on this earth);

Tafsir

and made his descendants the survivors, thus all human beings are descended from him, peace be upon him. He had three sons: Shem (Saam), the ancestor of the Arabs, the Persians and the Byzantines; Ham (Haam), the ancestor of the Negroes; and Japheth (Yaafith), the ancestor of the Turks, the Khazar and [the peoples of] Gog and Magog and [the inhabitants of] such regions.

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