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Re. Translation of the verses

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in response to reader comment: Aymenn: Q30-31 and Reading the Texts in Arabic

Submitted by Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi (Spain), Sep 15, 2022 at 13:29

Dhimmi no more,

I wasn't intending to mislead anyone, I was simply paraphrasing the verses rather than providing full translations. Anyway, I agree tha the Uzair reference- while sometimes identified with Ezra- may not actually be referring to him for the reasons you outline. Also yes, you are right regarding Tabari's explanation of the verse 9:31.

I guess in future when I come back to these comment threads I should do more direct translations. Thanks for the response.

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