2. THE COW (al baQarah)
With the name of Allah, the Magnanimous, the Merciful.
155. And We will test you with something from fear and hunger,
and loss of possessions and souls and produce;
- and gladness to the patient:
156. those who, when misfortune attacks them,
say: 'Surely to Allah; and surely to Him we return':
157. those, upon them salutations and mercy from their Lord,
and those, they are the guided.
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(1) ib ta li[y] test
(2) gawf fear
(3) juw Ii hunger
(4) ga saa rat loss
(5) maa la possessions
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