156. And because of their disbelief and of their speaking against Mary a tremendous calumny-
157a. And because of their saying: We slew the Messsiah, Jesus son of Mary, Allaah’s messenger; they slew him not, nor crucified him, but it appeared so unto them. And lo! Those who disagree concerning it are in doubt thereof. 156. Wa bi-kufrihim wa qawlihim ‘alaa Maryama buhtaanan ‘aziimaa.
157a. Wa qawlihim ‘innaa qatal-nal-Masiiha ‘Iisabna- Maryama RasuulAllaah. Wa maa qata-luuhu wa maa salabuuhu wa laakin- shubbiha lahum. Wa ‘innal-laziinakh-talafuu fiihi la-fii shakkim-minh.
Shubbiha – (it appeared so), it has been derived from the word tashbiihun, origin of which is shabaahat. A word mushaabihat has also come out from the same origin.…