Sahih International

So have you considered al-Lat and al-'Uzza?

   

Sahih International

And Manat, the third - the other one?

    

Sahih International

Is the male for you and for Him the female?

    

Sahih International

That, then, is an unjust division.

                         

Sahih International

They are not but [mere] names you have named them - you and your forefathers - for which Allah has sent down no authority. They follow not except assumption and what [their] souls desire, and there has already come to them from their Lord guidance.

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Sahih International

Or is there for man whatever he wishes?

   

Sahih International

Rather, to Allah belongs the Hereafter and the first [life].

                  

Sahih International

And how many angels there are in the heavens whose intercession will not avail at all except [only] after Allah has permitted [it] to whom He wills and approves.

         

Sahih International

Indeed, those who do not believe in the Hereafter name the angels female names,