Al-Quran Surah 50. Qaf, Ayah 23

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وَقَالَ قَرِينُهُ هَٰذَا مَا لَدَيَّ عَتِيدٌ


Asad : And one part15 of him will say: "This it is that has been ever-present with me!"16
Malik : His companion will say: "Here is my testimony ready with me."
Mustafa Khattab :

And one’s accompanying-angel will say, “Here is the record ready with me.”

Pickthall : And (unto the evil doer) his comrade saith: This is that which I have ready (as testimony).
Yusuf Ali : And his companion will say: "Here is (his record) ready with me!" 4959
Transliteration : Waqala qareenuhu hatha ma ladayya AAateedun
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Asad   
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Asad 15 Lit., "his intimate companion" (qarinuhu). The term qarin denotes something that is "connected", "linked" or "intimately associated" with another thing (cf.41:25 and 43:36, where qarin is rendered as "[one's] other self"). In the present instance - read together with verse {21} - the term apparently denotes "one part" of man, namely, his awakened moral consciousness.
Asad   
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Asad 16 I.e., the sinner's reason will plead that he had always been more or less conscious, and perhaps even critical, of the urges and appetites that drove him into evildoing: but, as is shown in the sequence, this belated and, therefore, morally ineffective rational cognition does not diminish but, rather, enhances the burden of man's guilt.

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Yusuf Ali   
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Yusuf Ali 4959 Qarin: Companion. If we take No. 1 of the constructions suggested in n. 4957, the Companion will be one of the Recording Angels mentioned above, in verse 21, perhaps the one that drives; or perhaps the third one mentioned in verse 18, for he has the Record ready with him. If we take any of the other constructions mentioned in n. 4957, it will be the evil deeds or the misused faculties. In any case it will be the factors on whose testimony his conviction will be based.

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