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dhālika
ذَٰلِكَ
That (is because)
an
أَن
[that]
lam
لَّمْ
not
yakun
يَكُن
is
rabbuka
رَّبُّكَ
your Lord
muh'lika
مُهْلِكَ
one who destroys
l-qurā
ٱلْقُرَىٰ
the cities
biẓul'min
بِظُلْمٍ
for (their) wrongdoing
wa-ahluhā
وَأَهْلُهَا
while their people
ghāfilūna
غَٰفِلُونَ
(are) unaware.

Zaalika al lam yakkur Rabbuka muhlikal quraa bizulminw wa ahluhaa ghaafiloon

Sahih International:

That is because your Lord would not destroy the cities for wrongdoing while their people were unaware.

1 Mufti Taqi Usmani

That (Allah sends messengers) is because your Lord is not to destroy any towns on account of any wrongdoing, while their people are unaware.