Sahih International

Until, when he came to the rising of the sun, he found it rising on a people for whom We had not made against it any shield.

      

Sahih International

Thus. And We had encompassed [all] that he had in knowledge.

   

Sahih International

Then he followed a way

             

Sahih International

Until, when he reached [a pass] between two mountains, he found beside them a people who could hardly understand [his] speech.

                   

Sahih International

They said, "O Dhul-Qarnayn, indeed Gog and Magog are [great] corrupters in the land. So may we assign for you an expenditure that you might make between us and them a barrier?"

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Sahih International

He said, "That in which my Lord has established me is better [than what you offer], but assist me with strength; I will make between you and them a dam.

                   

Sahih International

Bring me sheets of iron" - until, when he had leveled [them] between the two mountain walls, he said, "Blow [with bellows]," until when he had made it [like] fire, he said, "Bring me, that I may pour over it molten copper."

        

Sahih International

So Gog and Magog were unable to pass over it, nor were they able [to effect] in it any penetration.

               

Sahih International

[Dhul-Qarnayn] said, "This is a mercy from my Lord; but when the promise of my Lord comes, He will make it level, and ever is the promise of my Lord true."