التين At-Tîn 1 الآية :

وَٱلتِّينِ وَٱلزَّيۡتُونِ

By the fig and the olive[1]

1- Referring to the places known for their production, i.e., Damascus and Jerusalem, respectively. It could also refer to the fig and olive trees or to the fruits themselves.

التين At-Tîn 2 الآية :

وَطُورِ سِينِينَ

And [by] Mount Sinai

التين At-Tîn 3 الآية :

وَهَٰذَا ٱلۡبَلَدِ ٱلۡأَمِينِ

And [by] this secure city [i.e., Makkah],

التين At-Tîn 4 الآية :

لَقَدۡ خَلَقۡنَا ٱلۡإِنسَٰنَ فِيٓ أَحۡسَنِ تَقۡوِيمٖ

We have certainly created man in the best of stature;[1]

1- i.e., upright, symmetrical, and balanced in form and nature.

التين At-Tîn 5 الآية :

ثُمَّ رَدَدۡنَٰهُ أَسۡفَلَ سَٰفِلِينَ

Then We return him to the lowest of the low,[1]

1- This can refer to the depths of Hell, to decrepit old age or to immorality.

التين At-Tîn 6 الآية :

إِلَّا ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُواْ وَعَمِلُواْ ٱلصَّـٰلِحَٰتِ فَلَهُمۡ أَجۡرٌ غَيۡرُ مَمۡنُونٖ

Except for those who believe and do righteous deeds, for they will have a reward uninterrupted.

التين At-Tîn 7 الآية :

فَمَا يُكَذِّبُكَ بَعۡدُ بِٱلدِّينِ

So what yet causes you to deny the Recompense?[1]

1- More literally, "What makes you lie concerning it?"

التين At-Tîn 8 الآية :

أَلَيۡسَ ٱللَّهُ بِأَحۡكَمِ ٱلۡحَٰكِمِينَ

Is not AllŒh the most just of judges?