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Muhammad Asad
On that [night] was made clear, in wisdom, the distinction between all things [good and evil]
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
On that night every matter of wisdom is ordained
Safi Kaskas
On that night every matter of wisdom is made distinct.

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Arabic
فِيهَا يُفْرَقُ كُلُّ أَمْرٍ حَكِيم
Transliteration
Feeha yufraqu kullu amrin hakeemin
Transliteration-2
fīhā yuf'raqu kullu amrin ḥakīmi
Word for Word
Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
Therein is made distinct every affair, wise,

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad
On that [night] was made clear, in wisdom, the distinction between all things [good and evil]
M. M. Pickthall
Whereon every wise command is made clea
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
In the (Night) is made distinct every affair of wisdom
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
On that night every matter of wisdom is ordained
Safi Kaskas
On that night every matter of wisdom is made distinct.
Wahiduddin Khan
on that night every wise decree is specifie
Shakir
Therein every wise affair is made distinct
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
Every wise command is made clear in it,
T.B.Irving
In it every wise matter is set forth
Abdul Hye
in it (that night) every matter is decided wisely,
The Study Quran
Therein every wise command is made distinct
Dr. Kamal Omar
During that (night) is made differentiated all of the order based on wisdom
Farook Malik
In that night every matter is decided wisel
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
In it is distinguished every wise command
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
Therein every Wise Command is distinctly (decreed)
Muhammad Sarwar
On this night, every absolute command coming from Us becomes distinguishable
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
In that (night), every wise matter is allocate
Shabbir Ahmed
Herein is distinctly presented every Matter of Wisdom
Dr. Munir Munshey
On that night, all matters are decreed and decided with wisdom
Syed Vickar Ahamed
In that (night) is set out (decreed) every item of wisdom
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
On that night is made distinct every precise matter
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
In it, is a decree for every matter of wisdom
Abdel Haleem
a night when every matter of wisdom was made distinc
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
Therein is decreed every affair of wisdo
Ahmed Ali
On which all affairs are sorted out and decide
Aisha Bewley
During it every wise decree is specified
Ali Ünal
In that night every affair is identified and made distinct for wise purposes
Ali Quli Qara'i
Every definitive matter is resolved in it
Hamid S. Aziz
Therein (the blessed night) every wise affair is made clear
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
Every wise command is made distinct (and well defined) in it
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
In the night is made clear every affair of wisdom
Musharraf Hussain
In it every matter is decided wisely;
Maududi
(We revealed it on the Night) wherein every matter is wisely determine
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
In it, is a decree for every matter of wisdom
Mohammad Shafi
That night, every decree of wisdom is distinctly defined

Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
Therein every affair of wisdom is divided.
Rashad Khalifa
In it (the scripture), every matter of wisdom is clarified.
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
In it every wise matter is determine
Maulana Muhammad Ali
Therein is made clear every affair full of wisdom -
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira
In it every/each wise/judicious matter/affair is separated
Bijan Moeinian
Qur’an answers to those philosophical questions that no one is capable of answering
Faridul Haque
During it are distributed all the works of wisdom
Sher Ali
Therein are decided all matters of wisdo
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
In this (night) judgment is given on all matters of wisdom (separately)
Amatul Rahman Omar
During this (night) every matter full of wisdom (and substance) is explained distinctly
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
Therein (that night) is decreed every matter of ordainments

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry
therein every wise biddin
George Sale
on the night wherein is distinctly sent down the decree of every determined thing, as a command from Us
Edward Henry Palmer
wherein is decided every wise affair
John Medows Rodwell
On the night wherein all things are disposed in wisdom
N J Dawood (2014)
on a night when every wise commandment was expounde

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto
Within it, every aspect of wisdom is distinguished.
Ahmed Hulusi
The wisdom pertaining to all affairs are realized in it (in that state of ‘nonexistence’);
Mir Aneesuddin
Every wise affair is made distinct in it (by)
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim
A night in which every affair proceeding from Him, the Absolute source of wisdom, is disposed of in the manner imparting knowledge, wisdom and spiritual light and displaying Allah's Omnipotence and Authority

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)
In the (Night) is made distinct every affair of wisdom
OLD Literal Word for Word
Therein is made distinct every affair, wise