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Muhammad Asad
And yet, among men there is many a one who argues about God without having any knowledge [of Him], and follows every rebellious satanic forc
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
˹Still˺ there are some who dispute about Allah without knowledge, and follow every rebellious devil.
Safi Kaskas
Yet some people still argue about God without knowledge, following every rebellious devil

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Arabic
وَمِنَ النَّاسِ مَن يُجَادِلُ فِي اللَّهِ بِغَيْرِ عِلْمٍ وَيَتَّبِعُ كُلَّ شَيْطَانٍ مَّرِيد
Transliteration
Wamina alnnasi man yujadilu fee Allahi bighayri AAilmin wayattabiAAu kulla shaytanin mareedin
Transliteration-2
wamina l-nāsi man yujādilu fī l-lahi bighayri ʿil'min wayattabiʿu kulla shayṭānin marīdi
Word for Word
Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
And among the mankind (is he) who disputes concerning Allah without knowledge and follows every devil rebellious.

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad
And yet, among men there is many a one who argues about God without having any knowledge [of Him], and follows every rebellious satanic forc
M. M. Pickthall
Among mankind is he who disputeth concerning Allah without knowledge, and followeth each froward devil
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
And yet among men there are such as dispute about Allah, without knowledge, and follow every evil one obstinate in rebellion
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
˹Still˺ there are some who dispute about Allah without knowledge, and follow every rebellious devil.
Safi Kaskas
Yet some people still argue about God without knowledge, following every rebellious devil
Wahiduddin Khan
Yet there are some who dispute about God without having any knowledge and they follow every rebellious devil
Shakir
And among men there is he who disputes about Allah without knowledge and follows every rebellious Shaitan
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
And among humanity is he who disputes about God without knowledge and follows every rebel satan.
T.B.Irving
Some men argue about God without having any knowledge, and they follow every willful Satan.
Abdul Hye
There are some among people who disputes about Allah without knowledge and follows every rebellious devil
The Study Quran
And among mankind are those who dispute concerning God, without knowledge, and follow every defiant satan
Dr. Kamal Omar
And among mankind there are some who dispute concerning Allah without knowledge, and follow every rebellious satan
Farook Malik
Yet there are some among people, who in their ignorance, argue about Allah and follow every rebellious devil
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
Among the people is he who argues about God without knowledge, and follows every defiant devil
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
And among mankind is he who disputes concerning Allah without knowledge and closely follows every most insurgent Shayatin (The ever-vicious ones, i.e., the devils)
Muhammad Sarwar
Some people argue about God without knowledge and follow every rebellious devil
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
Among the people there is one who debates about Allah without knowledge, and follows every rebellious Satan
Shabbir Ahmed
And yet, among people are those who argue about Allah without attaining knowledge, and follow every rebellious satanic force
Dr. Munir Munshey
Some people argue about Allah, although they have no knowledge. They tag along every defiant Shaitan
Syed Vickar Ahamed
And still there are among men who dispute about Allah, without knowledge, and follow each (Satan) of the Satans' (Shayatin, from its evil race) bent upon revolt
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
And of the people is he who disputes about Allah without knowledge and follows every rebellious devil
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
And from mankind is he who argues regarding God without knowledge, and he follows every rebellious devil
Abdel Haleem
Yet still there are some who, with no knowledge, argue about God, who follow every devilish rebe
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
And of mankind is he who disputeth respecting Allah without knowledge, and followeth any Satan froward
Ahmed Ali
And yet there are men who contend about God without understanding, and follow every wayward devi
Aisha Bewley
Among people there is one who argues about Allah without knowledge, and follows every rebellious shaytan.
Ali Ünal
Among people there are such as dispute about God without any true knowledge and follow every corrupt, rebellious, and mischievous satan
Ali Quli Qara'i
Among the people are those who dispute about Allah without any knowledge, and follow every froward devil
Hamid S. Aziz
And yet amongst men are such who wrangles about Allah without knowledge, and follows every rebellious devil
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
And some of the people argue about God without any knowledge and follow every rebellious devil
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
And yet among humanity, there are some who dispute about God, without knowledge, and follow every wrong-doer, obstinate in rebellion
Musharraf Hussain
There are some people who argue about Allah without any knowledge, and follow every rebellious demon.
Maududi
Among people there are some who wrangle about Allah without knowledge and follow every rebellious devil
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
And from the people is he who argues regarding God without knowledge, and he follows every rebellious devil
Mohammad Shafi
And among mankind, one who disputes about Allah without knowledge and follows every rebellious satan

Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
And there are some who dispute about Allah without knowledge, and follow every rebellious devil.
Rashad Khalifa
Among the people, there are those who argue about GOD without knowledge, and follow every rebellious devil.
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
Among people there are those, who without knowledge, dispute about Allah and follow every rebel satan
Maulana Muhammad Ali
And among men is he who disputes about Allah without knowledge, and follows every rebellious devil -
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira
And from the people, who argues/disputes in (about) God without knowledge, and He follows every rebellious/mutinous devil
Bijan Moeinian
Look how some people are disputing about the existence and the characteristics of God without having any knowledge and background just being turned on by any rebellious Satan
Faridul Haque
And among people are some who argue concerning Allah without knowing, and blindly follow every rebellious devil
Sher Ali
And among men there are some who dispute about ALLAH without knowledge and follow every rebellious satan
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
And there are some people who dispute about Allah without any knowledge and understanding and follow every disobedient Satan
Amatul Rahman Omar
And there are some people who argue about Allah without any knowledge and follow every satan (who is) devoid of all good
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
And among mankind is he who disputes concerning Allah, without knowledge, and follows every rebellious (disobedient to Allah) Shaitan (devil) (devoid of each and every kind of good)

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry
And among men there is such a one that disputes concerning God without knowledge and follows every rebel Satan
George Sale
There is a man who disputeth concerning God without knowledge, and followeth every rebellious devil
Edward Henry Palmer
And amongst men is one who wrangles about God without knowledge, and follows every rebellious devil
John Medows Rodwell
There is a man who, without knowledge, wrangleth about God, and followeth every rebellious Satan
N J Dawood (2014)
Yet there are some who in their ignorance dispute about God, and follow every rebellious demo

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto
Yet, among people, there are some who argue about Allah without having any knowledge. They follow every rebellious devil.
Sayyid Qutb
Yet some people argue about God without having any knowledge, and follow every rebellious devil.
Ahmed Hulusi
And among the people are some who argue about (the One referred to as) Allah without any knowledge, and they follow every rebellious Satan (those with corrupted thoughts).
Sayyed Abbas Sadr-Ameli
And among people there are such as dispute about Allah without knowledge, and follow every rebellious Satan
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim
Yet among the people is he who argues about Allah in ignorance and by want of thought and follows every disobedient devil and follows those with characteristics befitting AL-Shaytan (Satan) who is evil personified
Mir Aneesuddin
And among mankind is he who disputes regarding Allah without knowledge and follows every rebellious devil.

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)
And yet among men there are such as dispute about God, without knowledge, and follow every evil one obstinate in rebellion
OLD Literal Word for Word
And among the mankind (is he) who disputes concerning Allah without knowledge and follows every devil rebellious