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وَلُوطاً إِذْ قَالَ لِقَوْمِهِ أَتَأْتُونَ ٱلْفَاحِشَةَ وَأَنتُمْ تُبْصِرُونَ
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-An-Naml ( النمل )

Tafsir al-Jalalayn

And Lot (Lūtan is in the accusative because of an implied udhkur, ‘mention’, before it, and it [Lūtan] is substituted by [the following, idh qāla …]), when he said to his people, ‘What! Do you commit [such] abomination, namely, homosexual intercourse, while you watch?, that is to say, while you watch one another, [so] engrossed [are you] in the sinful act?


Tafsir al-Jalalayn, trans. Feras Hamza
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