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ثُمَّ جَعَلْنَاكُمْ خَلاَئِفَ فِي ٱلأَرْضِ مِن بَعْدِهِم لِنَنظُرَ كَيْفَ تَعْمَلُونَ
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-Yûnus ( يونس )

Tafsir al-Jalalayn

Then We made you, O people of Mecca, successors (khalā’if is the plural of khalīfa) in the earth after them, that We might behold how you would behave, in it, and whether you would take heed from their example and believe in Our messengers.


Tafsir al-Jalalayn, trans. Feras Hamza
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