28. Even if thou stretch out thy hand against me to kill me, I shall not stretch out my hand against thee to kill thee. Lo! I fear Allaah, the Lord of the Worlds.
29. Lo! I would rather thou shouldst bear the punishment of the sin against me and thine own sin and become one of the owners of the Fire. And that is the reward of evildoers. 28. La-‘im- basatta ‘ilayya yadaka litaq-tulanii maaa ‘ana bi-baasitiny-yadiya ‘ilayka li-‘aqtulak. ‘Inniii ‘akhaa-fUllaaha Rabbal-‘Aalamiin.
29. ‘Inniii ‘uriidu ‘an- tabuuu-‘a bi-‘ismii wa ‘ismika fatakuuna min ‘As-haabin-Naar. Wa zaalika jazaaa-‘uzzalimiin.
Basatta – (you stretch), it is from basat, which means “to spread, …