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ب ل
General Root Meaning
No, Nay
   bali   (1)

Nay, Allah (is) your Protector and He (is the) best (of) the Helpers.

Do not you see [towards] those who claim purity (for) themselves? Nay, (it is) Allah, He purifies whom He wills and not they will be wronged (even as much as) a hair on a

Nay, they say, "Muddled dreams; nay, he (has) invented it; nay, he (is) a poet. So let him bring us a sign like what was sent (to) the former."

Nay, is arrested their knowledge of the Hereafter? Nay they (are) in doubt about it. Nay, they about it (are) blind.

Nay, follow those who do wrong, their desires, without knowledge. Then who (can) guide (one) whom has let go astray Allah? And not for them any helpers.

This (is the) creation (of) Allah. So show Me what have created those from besides Him. Nay, the wrongdoers (are) in error clear.

Has he invented about Allah a lie or in him (is) madness?" Nay, those who (do) not believe in the Hereafter (will be) in the punishment and error far.

Nay, those who disbelieve (are) in self-glory and opposition.

Nay! Allah but worship and be among the thankful ones.

They consider (it) a favor to you that they have accepted Islam. Say, "(Do) not consider a favor on me - your Islam. Nay, Allah has conferred a favor upon you that He has guided you to the faith, if you are truthful.

Nay, the Hour (is) their promised time, and the Hour (will be) more grievous and more bitter.

Nay! [The] man against himself (will be) a witness.

Nay! Those who disbelieved deny,

Nay! Those who disbelieve (are) in denial.

   bal   (3)

And your Lord (is) the Most Forgiving, Owner (of) the Mercy. If He were to seize them for what they have earned, surely, He (would) have hasten for them the punishment. But for them (is) an appointment, never they will find from other than it an escape.

Or (have) they taken from besides Him gods? Say, "Bring your proof. This (is) a Reminder (for those) who (are) with me, and a Reminder (for those) who (were) before me." But most of them (do) not know the truth so they (are) averse.

And if you ask them, "Who sends down from the sky water and gives life thereby (to) the earth from after its death?" Surely, they would say, "Allah." Say, "All Praises (are) for Allah." But most of them (do) not use reason.

And if you ask them, "Who created the heavens and the earth?" They will surely say, "Allah." Say, "All praises (are) for Allah." But most of them (do) not know.

Nay! But not they fear the Hereafter.

No! But you love the immediate,

Nay! But you deny the Judgment.

Nay! But, (the) stain has covered [over] their hearts (for) what they used to earn.

Nay! But not you honor the orphan,

And they said, "Our hearts (are) wrapped." Nay, has cursed them Allah for their disbelief; so little (is) what they believe.

And is (it not that) whenever they took a covenant, threw it away a party of them? Nay, most of them (do) not believe.

And they said, "has taken Allah a son." Glory be to Him! Nay, for Him (is) what (is) in the heavens and the earth. All to Him (are) humbly obedient.

And they said, "Be Jews or Christians, (then) you will be guided." Say, "Nay, (the) religion (of) Ibrahim, (the) upright; and not he was of those who associated partners

And (do) not say for (the ones) who are slain in (the) way (of) Allah "(They are) dead." Nay, (they are) alive [and] but you (do) not perceive.

And when it is said to them, "Follow what has revealed Allah," they said, "Nay we follow what we found [on it] our forefathers (following)". Even though [were] their forefathers (did) not understand anything and not were they guided?

Or like the one who passed by a township, and it (had) overturned on its roofs. He said, "How (will) bring to life this (town) Allah after its death?" Then he was made to die (by) Allah (for) a hundred year(s), then He raised him. He said, "How long (have) you remained?" He said, "I remained (for) a day or a part (of) a day." He said, "Nay, you (have) remained one hundred year(s). Then look at your food and your drink, (they did) not change with time, and look at your donkey, and We will make you a sign for the people. And look at the bones how We raise them, then We cover them (with) flesh." Then when became clear to him, he said, "I know that Allah (is) on every thing All-Powerful."

And (do) not think (of) those who are killed in (the) way (of) Allah (as) dead. Nay! They are alive, near their Lord; they are given provision.

And (let) not think those who withhold of what (has) given them Allah of His Bounty (that) it (is) good for them. Nay, it (is) bad for them. Their necks will be encircled (with) what they withheld [with it] (on the) Day (of) [the] Resurrection. And for Allah (is the) heritage (of) the heavens and the earth. And Allah, with what you do, (is) All-Aware.

Then because of their breaking (of) their covenant and their disbelief in (the) Signs (of) Allah and their killing (of) the Prophets without any right and their saying, "Our hearts (are) wrapped." Nay, (has) set a seal Allah on their (hearts) for their disbelief so not they believe except a few.

Nay, raised him Allah towards Him. And is Allah All-Mighty, All-Wise.

And said, the Jews and the Christians "We (are) (the) children (of) Allah and His beloved." Say, "Then why (does He) punish you for your sins?" Nay, you (are) human beings from among (those) He created. He forgives [for] whom He wills and punishes whom He wills. And for Allah (is the) dominion (of) the heavens and the earth and whatever (is) between them, and to Him (is) the final return.

And said the Jews, "Hand Allah's (is) chained." Are chained their hands, and they have been cursed for what they said. Nay, His Hands (are) stretched out He spends how He wills. And surely increase many of them, what has been revealed to you from your Lord, (in) rebellion and disbelief. And We have cast among them [the] enmity and [the] hatred till (the) Day (of) the Resurrection. Every time they kindled (the) fire of [the] war, extinguished it Allah. And they strive in the earth spreading corruption. And Allah (does) not love the corrupters.

Nay, became manifest for them what they used to conceal from before. And if they were sent back certainly they (would) return to what they were forbidden from it, and indeed they certainly are liars.

"Nay, Him Alone you call and He would remove what you call upon Him if He wills, and you will forget what you associate (with Him)."

Indeed, you you approach the men lustfully from instead of the women. Nay, you (are) a people (who) commit excesses."

And certainly We have created for Hell many of the jinn and men. For them (are) hearts (but) not they understand with them, and for them (are) eyes (but) not they see with them, and for them (are) ears (but) not they hear with them. Those (are) like cattle, nay they (are) more astray. Those - they (are) the heedless.

Nay, they denied what not they could encompass (of) its knowledge and not has come (to) them its interpretation. Thus denied those from before them, then see how was (the) end (of) the wrongdoers.

So said the chiefs (of) those who disbelieved from his people, "Not we see you but a man like us, and not we see you followed [you] except those who [they] (are) the lowest of us slaves immature in opinion. And not we see in you over us any merit; nay, we think you (are) liars."

And they brought upon his shirt with blood false. He said, "Nay, has enticed you your souls (to) a matter, so patience (is) beautiful. And Allah (is) the One sought for help against what you describe."

He said, "Nay, have enticed you your souls something, so patience (is) beautiful. Perhaps Allah, that will bring them to me all. Indeed, He He (is) the All-Knower, All-Wise."

And if that was any Quran, could be moved by it the mountains, or could be cloven asunder by it the earth, or could be made to speak by it the dead. Nay, with Allah (is) the command all. Then do not know those who believe that if had willed Allah surely, He would have guided (of) the mankind all? And not will cease those who disbelieve to strike them for what they did a disaster, or it settles close from their homes until comes (the) Promise (of) Allah. Indeed, Allah (will) not fail (in) the Promise.

Is then He Who (is) a Maintainer of every soul for what it has earned? Yet they ascribe to Allah partners. Say, "Name them. Or (do) you inform Him of what not He knows in the earth or of the apparent of the words?" Nay, (is) made fair-seeming to those who disbelieve their plotting, and they are hindered from the Path. And whoever lets go astray Allah then not for him any guide.

They would surely say "Only have been dazzled our eyes. Nay, we (are) a people bewitched."

They said, "Nay, we have come to you with what they were in it disputing,

sets forth Allah the example (of) a slave (who is) owned, not he has power on anything and (one) whom We provided him from Us a provision good, so he spends from it, secretly and publicly. Can they be equal? All praise (is) for Allah! Nay, but most of them (do) not know.

And when We substitute a Verse (in) place (of) a Verse, and Allah - (is) most knowing of what He sends down they say, "Only you (are) an inventor." Nay, most of them (do) not know.

And they will be presented before your Lord (in) rows, "Certainly, you have come to Us as We created you the first time. Nay, you claimed that not We made for you an appointment."

He said, "Nay, you throw." Then behold! Their ropes and their staffs seemed to him by their magic that they (were) moving.

Nay, they say, "Muddled dreams; nay, he (has) invented it; nay, he (is) a poet. So let him bring us a sign like what was sent (to) the former."

Nay, they say, "Muddled dreams; nay, he (has) invented it; nay, he (is) a poet. So let him bring us a sign like what was sent (to) the former."

Nay, We hurl the truth against [the] falsehood, and it breaks its head, behold, it (is) vanishing. And for you (is) destruction for what you ascribe.

And they say, "Has taken the Most Gracious a son." Glorified is He! Nay, (they are) slaves honored.

Nay, it will come to them unexpectedly and bewilder them, then not they will be able to repel it, and not they will be given respite.

Nay, We gave provision (to) these and their fathers until grew long for them, the life. Then do not they see that We We come (to) the land, We reduce it from its borders? So is (it) they (who will be) overcoming?

He said, "Nay, your Lord (is the) Lord (of) the heavens and the earth, the One Who created them and I am to that of the witnesses.

He said, "Nay, (some doer) did it. Their chief (is) this. So ask them if they (can) speak."

And has approached the promise [the] true then behold, [it] (are) staring (the) eyes (of) those who disbelieved, "O woe to us! Verily, we had been in heedlessness of this; nay, we were wrongdoers."

We hasten to them in the good? Nay, not they perceive.

Nay, their hearts (are) in confusion over this, and for them (are) deeds from besides that, they for it (are) doers

Or they say, "In him (is) madness?" Nay, he brought them the truth, but most of them to the truth, (are) averse.

But if (had) followed the truth their desires, surely (would) have been corru the heavens and the earth and whoever (is) therein. Nay, We have brought them their reminder, but they, from their reminder, (are) turning away.

Nay, they say (the) like (of) what said the former (people).

Nay, We (have) brought them the truth, but indeed, they surely, (are) liars.

Indeed, those who brought the lie (are) a group among you. (Do) not think it bad for you; nay, it (is) good for you. For every person among them (is) what he earned of the sin, and the one who took upon himself a greater share of it among them - for him (is) a punishment great.

Is (there) in their hearts a disease or do they doubt or they fear that will be unjust Allah to them and His Messenger? Nay, those [they] (are) the wrongdoers.

Nay, they deny the Hour and We have prepared for (those) who deny the Hour, a Blazing Fire.

And verily, they have come upon the town which was showered (with) a rain (of) evil. Then do not they [were] see it? Nay, they are not expecting Resurrection.

Or do you think that most of them hear or understand? Not they (are) except like cattle. Nay, they (are) more astray (from the) way.

They said, "Nay, but we found our forefathers like that - doing."

And you leave what created for you your Lord, of your mates? Nay, you (are) a people transgressing."

So when came (to) Sulaiman he said, "Will you provide me with wealth? But what has given me Allah (is) better than what He has given you. Nay, you in your gift rejoice.

They said, "We consider a bad omen you and those with you." He said, "Your bad omen (is) with Allah. Nay, you (are) a people being tested."

Why do you approach the men (with) lust from instead of the women? Nay, you (are) a people ignorant."

Or Who has created the heavens and the earth and sent down for you from the sky water? And We caused to grow thereby gardens of beauty (and delight), not it is for you that you cause to grow their trees. Is there any god with Allah? Nay, they (are) a people who ascribe equals.

Or Who made the earth a firm abode and made (in) its midst rivers and made for it firm mountains and made between the two seas a barrier? Is there any god with Allah? Nay, most of them (do) not know.

Nay, is arrested their knowledge of the Hereafter? Nay they (are) in doubt about it. Nay, they about it (are) blind.

Nay, is arrested their knowledge of the Hereafter? Nay they (are) in doubt about it. Nay, they about it (are) blind.

Nay, it (is) Verses clear in (the) breasts (of) those who are given the knowledge. And not reject Our Verses except the wrongdoers.

And when it is said to them, "Follow what (has) revealed," Allah," they say, "Nay, we will follow what we found on it our forefathers." Even if was Shaitaan (to) call them to (the) punishment (of) the Blaze!

Or (do) they say, "He invented it?" Nay, it (is) the truth from your Lord that you may warn a people not has come to them any warner from before you so that they may be guided.

And they say, "Is (it) when we are lost in the earth, will we certainly be in a creation new?" Nay, they in (the) meeting (of) their Lord (are) disbelievers.

Say, "Show me those whom you have joined with Him (as) partners. By no means! Nay, He (is) Allah the All-Mighty, the All-Wise."

Will say those who were arrogant to those who were oppressed, "Did we avert you from the guidance after when it had come to you? Nay, you were criminals."

And will say those who were oppressed to those who were arrogant, "Nay, (it was) a plot (by) night and (by) day when you were ordering us that we disbelieve in Allah and we set up for Him equals." But they will conceal the regret when they see the punishment. And We will put shackles on (the) necks (of) those who disbelieved. Will they be recompensed except (for) what they used to do?

They will say, "Glory be to You (are) our Protector, from not them. Nay, they used (to) worship the jinn, most of them in them (were) believers."

Say, "Have you seen your partners those whom you call from besides Allah?" Show Me what they have created from the earth, or for them (is) a share in the heavens. Or have We given them a Book so they (are) on a clear proof therefrom? Nay, not promise the wrongdoers some of them (to) others except delusion.

They said, "Your evil omen (be) with you! Is it because you are admonished? Nay, you (are) a people transgressing."

Nay, you wonder, while they mock.

Nay, they (on) that Day (will) surrender.

They will say, "Nay, not you were believers,

And not was for us over you any authority. Nay, you were a people transgressing.

Nay, he has brought the truth and confirmed the Messengers.

Has been revealed to him the Message from among us?" Nay, They (are) in doubt about My Message. Nay, not yet they have tasted My punishment.

Has been revealed to him the Message from among us?" Nay, They (are) in doubt about My Message. Nay, not yet they have tasted My punishment.

They say, "Nay! You - no welcome for you. You brought this upon us. So wretched (is) the settlement."

sets forth Allah an example - a man about him partners quarreling and a man (belonging) exclusively to one man - are they both equal (in) comparison? All praise (be) to Allah! Nay, most of them (do) not know.

So when touches [the] man adversity, he calls upon Us; then when We bestow (on) him a favor from Us, he says, "Only, I have been given it for knowledge." Nay, it (is) a trial, but most of them (do) not know.

From other than Allah?" They will say, "They have departed from us. Nay! Not we used to [we] call from before anything." Thus lets go astray Allah the disbelievers.

Nay, they say, "Indeed, we [we] found our forefathers upon a religion and indeed, we on their footsteps (are) guided."

Nay, I gave enjoyment (to) these and their forefathers until came to them the truth and a Messenger clear.

And they said, "Are our gods better or he?" Not they present it to you except (for) argument. Nay, they (are) a people argumentative.

Nay, they (are) in doubt - playing.

Then when they saw it (as) a cloud approaching their valleys, they said, "This (is) a cloud bringing us rain." Nay, it (is) what you were asking to hasten it a wind in it (is) a punishment painful,

Then why (did) not help them those whom they had taken from besides Allah sacrifice (to their) gods? Nay, they were lost from them. And that (was) their falsehood and what they were inventing.

Will say to you those who remained behind of the Bedouins, "Kept us busy our properties and our families, so ask forgiveness for us." They say with their tongues what is not in their hearts. Say, "Then who has power for you against Allah (in) anything, if He intends for you harm or He intends for you a benefit? Nay, is Allah of what you do All-Aware.

Nay, you thought that (would) never return the Messenger and the believers to their families ever, was made fair-seeming (that) in your hearts. And you assumed an assumption evil, and you became a people ruined."

Will say those who remained behind when you set forth towards (the) spoils of war to take it, "Allow us (to) follow you." They wish to change (the) Words (of) Allah. Say, "Never will you follow us. Thus said Allah from before." Then they will say, "Nay, you envy us." Nay, they were not understanding except a little.

Will say those who remained behind when you set forth towards (the) spoils of war to take it, "Allow us (to) follow you." They wish to change (the) Words (of) Allah. Say, "Never will you follow us. Thus said Allah from before." Then they will say, "Nay, you envy us." Nay, they were not understanding except a little.

Nay, they wonder that has come to them a warner from them. So say the disbelievers, "This (is) a thing amazing.

Nay, they denied the truth when it came (to) them, so they (are) in a state confused.

Were We then tired with the creation the first? Nay, they (are) in doubt about a creation new.

Have they transmitted to them it? Nay, they (are) a people transgressing.

Or (do) they say, "He has made it up" Nay, not they believe.

Or (did) they create the heavens and the earth? Nay, not they are certain.

Has been sent the Reminder to him from among us? Nay, he (is) a liar insolent."

Nay, we (are) deprived."

Who is this, the one, to provide you if He withheld His provision. Nay, they persist in pride and aversion.

Nay! We (are) deprived."

Nay! Desires every person of them that he may be given pages spread out.

Nay! Desires [the] man to give (the) lie (to) what is before him.

Nay! It (is) a Quran Glorious,

Nay! You prefer the life (of) the world,

Say, "Who (can) protect you in the night and the day from the Most Gracious?" Yet, they from (the) remembrance (of) their Lord turn away.

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