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walammā
وَلَمَّا
And when
dakhalū
دَخَلُوا۟
they entered
ʿalā
عَلَىٰ
upon
yūsufa
يُوسُفَ
Yusuf,
āwā
ءَاوَىٰٓ
he took
ilayhi
إِلَيْهِ
to himself
akhāhu
أَخَاهُۖ
his brother.
qāla
قَالَ
He said,
innī
إِنِّىٓ
"Indeed, I
anā
أَنَا۠
[I] am
akhūka
أَخُوكَ
your brother
falā
فَلَا
so (do) not
tabta-is
تَبْتَئِسْ
grieve
bimā
بِمَا
for what
kānū
كَانُوا۟
they used (to)
yaʿmalūna
يَعْمَلُونَ
do."

Wa lammaa dakhaloo 'alaa Yoosufa aawaaa ilaihi akhaahu qaala inneee ana akhooka falaa tabta'is bimaa kaanoo ya'maloon

Sahih International:

And when they entered upon Joseph, he took his brother to himself; he said, "Indeed, I am your brother, so do not despair over what they used to do [to me]."

1 A. J. Arberry

And when they entered unto Joseph, he said, taking his brother into his arms, 'I am thy brother; so do not despair of that they have done.'

2 Abdul Haleem

Then, when they presented themselves before Joseph, he drew his brother apart and said, ‘I am your brother, so do not be saddened by their past actions,’

3 Abdul Majid Daryabadi

And when they entered unto Yusuf, he betook his full brother unto himself, and said: verily I am thine own brother Yusuf, so sorrow not over that which they have been working.

4 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

Now when they came into Joseph's presence, he received his (full) brother to stay with him. He said (to him); "Behold! I am thy (own) brother; so grieve not at aught of their doings."

5 Abul Ala Maududi

When they presented themselves before Joseph, he took his brother aside to himself and said: "Verily I am your own brother Joseph; so do not grieve over the manner they have treated you."

6 Ahmed Ali

When they came to Joseph he made his brother his guest, and said: "I am your brother. So do not grieve for what they had done."

7 Ahmed Raza Khan

And when they entered in the company Yusuf, he seated his brother close to him and said, “Be assured, I really am your brother – therefore do not grieve for what they do.”

8 Ali Quli Qarai

When they entered into the presence of Joseph, he set his brother close to himself, and said, ‘Indeed I am your brother, so do not sorrow for what they used to do.’

9 Ali Ünal

And when they presented themselves before Joseph, he welcomed his brother to himself, and (having taken him aside) said: "Surely it is I – I am your brother, so do not grieve over what they did."

10 Amatul Rahman Omar

When they entered upon Joseph he betook his brother to himself for restful lodging (making him his personal guest). He (- Joseph) said (to Benjamin), `I am your (real) brother (Joseph), so now do not grieve over what they (- our other brothers) have been doing.´

11 English Literal

And when they entered on Joseph, he gave shelter/refuge (hosted) his brother to him, he said: "That I, I am your brother, so do not be miserable because (of) what they were making/doing ."

12 Faridul Haque

And when they entered in the company Yusuf, he seated his brother close to him and said, "Be assured, I really am your brother - therefore do not grieve for what they do."

13 Hamid S. Aziz

And when they had entered as their father bade them, it availed them nothing against (the plan of) Allah. It fulfiled but a want in Jacob´s soul; for, verily, he was possessed of knowledge that We had taught him; but most of mankind know not.

14 Hilali & Khan

And when they went in before Yusuf (Joseph), he betook his brother (Benjamin) to himself and said: "Verily! I am your brother, so grieve not for what they used to do."

15 Maulana Mohammad Ali

And when they entered as their father had bidden them, it availed them naught against Allah, but (it was only) a desire in the soul of Jacob, which he satisfied. And surely he was possessed of knowledge, because we had given him knowledge, but most people know not.

16 Mohammad Habib Shakir

And when they went in to Yusuf. he lodged his brother with himself, saying: I am your brother, therefore grieve not at what they do.

17 Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

And when they went in before Joseph, he took his brother unto him, saying: Lo! I, even I, am thy brother, therefore sorrow not for what they did.

18 Muhammad Sarwar

When they entered Joseph's court, he gave lodging to his own brother (Benjamin) and said, "I am your brother. Do not feel sad about whatever they had done".

19 Qaribullah & Darwish

When they presented themselves before Joseph, he took his brother in his arms, and said: 'I am your brother. Do not grieve at what they did'

20 Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

And when they went in before Yusuf, he took his brother (Binyamin) to himself and said: "Verily, I am your brother, so grieve not for what they used to do."

21 Wahiduddin Khan

When they presented themselves before Joseph, he took his brother [Benjamin] aside. He said, "I am your brother, so do not feel distressed about whatever they have been doing."

22 Talal Itani

And when they entered into the presence of Joseph, he embraced his brother, and said, “I am your brother; do not be saddened by what they used to do.”

23 Tafsir jalalayn

And when they entered to Joseph, he took his brother into his arms, saying [to him]; `Truly it is me, your brother, therefore do not despair, do not be grieved, at what they did', in the way of envying us. He commanded him not to tell them anything, and he [Joseph] agreed with him that he would devise a trick to keep him [Benjamin] with him.

24 Tafseer Ibn Kathir

Yusuf comforts Binyamin

Allah tells;

وَلَمَّا دَخَلُواْ عَلَى يُوسُفَ اوَى إِلَيْهِ أَخَاهُ قَالَ إِنِّي أَنَاْ أَخُوكَ فَلَ تَبْتَيِسْ بِمَا كَانُواْ يَعْمَلُونَ



And when they went in before Yusuf, he took his brother (Binyamin) to himself and said;"Verily, I am your brother, so grieve not for what they used to do."

Allah states that when Yusuf's brothers went in before him along with his full brother Binyamin, he invited them to a place of honor as privileged guests. He granted them gifts and generous hospitality and kindness. He met his brother in confidence and told him the story of what happened to him and that he was in fact his brother. He said to him,
لَا تَبْتَيِسْ
`(grieve not) nor feel sad for what they did to me.'

He ordered Binyamin to hide the news from them and to refrain from telling them that the Aziz is his brother Yusuf. He plotted with him to keep him in Egypt enjoying honor and great hospitality