قَالُواْ تَاللّهِ لَقَدْ آثَرَكَ اللّهُ عَلَيْنَا وَإِن كُنَّا لَخَاطِئِينَ
They said: By Allah! now has Allah certainly chosen you over us, and we were certainly sinners.
They said: "By Allah! indeed has Allah preferred thee above us, and we certainly have been guilty of sin!"
They said: By Allah, verily Allah hath preferred thee above us, and we were indeed sinful.