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Muhammad Asad
Step by step has He bestowed upon thee from on high this divine writ, setting forth the truth which confirms whatever there still remains [of earlier revelations]: for it is He who has bestowed from on high the Torah and the Gospe
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
He has revealed to you ˹O Prophet˺ the Book in truth, confirming what came before it, as He revealed the Torah and the Gospel
Safi Kaskas
He has sent down the Book to you with the Truth to confirm what is available of other revelations, as it is He who sent down the Torah and the Gospel

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نَزَّلَ عَلَيْكَ الْكِتَابَ بِالْحَقِّ مُصَدِّقًا لِّمَا بَيْنَ يَدَيْهِ وَأَنزَلَ التَّوْرَاةَ وَالْإِنجِيل
Transliteration
Nazzala AAalayka alkitaba bialhaqqi musaddiqan lima bayna yadayhi waanzala alttawrata waal-injeela
Transliteration-2
nazzala ʿalayka l-kitāba bil-ḥaqi muṣaddiqan limā bayna yadayhi wa-anzala l-tawrāta wal-injīl
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Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
He revealed to you the Book in [the] truth confirming that which between hands and He revealed the Taurat and the Injeel,

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad
Step by step has He bestowed upon thee from on high this divine writ, setting forth the truth which confirms whatever there still remains [of earlier revelations]: for it is He who has bestowed from on high the Torah and the Gospe
M. M. Pickthall
He hath revealed unto thee (Muhammad) the Scripture with truth, confirming that which was (revealed) before it, even as He revealed the Torah and the Gospel
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
It is He Who sent down to thee (step by step), in truth, the Book, confirming what went before it; and He sent down the Law (of Moses) and the Gospel (of Jesus)
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
He has revealed to you ˹O Prophet˺ the Book in truth, confirming what came before it, as He revealed the Torah and the Gospel
Safi Kaskas
He has sent down the Book to you with the Truth to confirm what is available of other revelations, as it is He who sent down the Torah and the Gospel
Wahiduddin Khan
He has sent down the Book to you with truth, which fulfils [the predictions] in the Scriptures that preceded it: He sent down the Torah and the Gospe
Shakir
He has revealed to you the Book with truth, verifying that which is before it, and He revealed the Tavrat and the Injeel aforetime, a guidance for the people, and He sent the Furqan
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
He sent down to thee the Book with The Truth, that which establishes as true what was before it. And He caused to descend the Torah and the Gospel
T.B.Irving
He has sent down the Book to you with Truth to confirm whatever existed before it. He sent down the Torah and the Gospel
Abdul Hye
He has sent down to you (Muhammad) the book (the Qur’an) with truth confirming what came before it. He sent down the Torah and the Gospel,
The Study Quran
He sent down the Book upon thee in truth, confirming what was before it, and He sent down the Torah and the Gospe
Dr. Kamal Omar
He has delivered to you Al-Kitab, in original, confirming as true what is in between its two hands (i.e., already there) and He delivered At-Taurat and Al-Injeel
Farook Malik
He has revealed to you this Book with the Truth, confirming the scripture which preceded it, as He revealed the Torah and Gospel
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
He sent down to you the Book with the Truth, confirming what came before it; and He sent down the Torah and the Gospel
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
He has been sending down upon you the Book with the Truth, sincerely (verifying) what was before it (Literally: between its two hands), and He sent down the Tawrah (The Book revealed to Musa "Moses") and the Injil. (The Book revealed to Isa)
Muhammad Sarwar
He has sent the Book (Quran) to you (Muhammad) in all Truth. It confirms the original Bible. He revealed the Torah and the Gospe
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
He has revealed to you the Book with the truth, confirming what has been before it, and has sent down the Torah and the Inji
Shabbir Ahmed
He it is Who has sent down this Book to you (O Messenger) in Absolute Truth, confirming the authentic in what He has revealed before. He is the One who sent down the Torah and the Gospel
Dr. Munir Munshey
He revealed to you the book with the truth; it confirms the scriptures that came before it. (It is) He (Who) revealed the Torah and the Gospels
Syed Vickar Ahamed
It is He Who has sent down to you the Book (in stages) in truth, confirming what went before it; And He has sent down the Torah (to Moses) and the Bible (to Jesus)
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
He has sent down upon you, [O Muhammad], the Book in truth, confirming what was before it. And He revealed the Torah and the Gospel
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
He sent down to you the Scripture with truth, authenticating what is present with it; and He sent down the Torah and the Injeel
Abdel Haleem
Step by step, He has sent the Scripture down to you [Prophet] with the Truth, confirming what went before: He sent down the Torah and the Gospe
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
He hath revealed unto thee the Book with truth confirming that which went before it; and He sent down the Taurat and Injil
Ahmed Ali
He has verily revealed to you this Book, in truth and confirmation of the Books revealed before, as indeed He had revealed the Torah and the Gospe
Aisha Bewley
He has sent down the Book to you with truth, confirming what was there before it. And He sent down the Torah and the Gospel,
Ali Ünal
He sends down on you the Book in parts with the truth, confirming (the Divine origin of, and the truths still contained by) the Revelations prior to it; and He sent down the Torah and the Gospe
Ali Quli Qara'i
He has sent down to you the Book with the truth confirming what was [revealed] before it, and He had sent down the Torah and the Evange
Hamid S. Aziz
It is He who has sent down to you  the Scripture with truth, confirming what was revealed before it, and has revealed the Torah and the Gospel before this for the guidance of mankind, and has revealed the Discrimination (Criterion)
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
He sent down the book to you with the truth confirming what was before it and He sent down the Torah and the Gospe
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
He sent down to you, in truth, the Book reflecting the truth of what went before it. And He sent down the Torah, and the gospel
Musharraf Hussain
Truly He has revealed to you the Book, confirming what scriptures already existed, and He revealed the Torah and the Gospel
Maududi
He has revealed this Book to you, setting forth the truth and confirming the earlier Books, and earlier He revealed the Torah and Gospe
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
He sent down to you the Book with the truth, authenticating what is between his hands; and He sent down the Torah and the Gospel.
Mohammad Shafi
He has bestowed upon you the Book with the Truth, confirming what came before it. And He had bestowed the Torah and the Gospe

Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
He sent down to you this true Book, confirming preceding Books, and He sent down Tawrat and Injil before this.
Rashad Khalifa
He sent down to you this scripture, truthfully, confirming all previous scriptures, and He sent down the Torah and the Gospel
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
He has sent down to you the Book with the truth, confirming what preceded it; and He has sent down the Torah and the Gospel (of Prophet Jesus which has been lost
Maulana Muhammad Ali
He has revealed to thee the Book with truth, verifying that which is before it, and He revealed the Torah and the Gospe
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira
He descended on you The Book with the truth , confirming to what (is) between His hands, and He descended the Torah and the New Testament/Bible
Bijan Moeinian
It is God who has sent down this book to you which has brought the Truth and confirms the [divine source] of the previous scriptures
Faridul Haque
He has sent down to you (O dear Prophet Mohammed - peace and blessings be upon him) this true Book (the Holy Qur’an), confirming the Books before it, and He sent down the Taurat (Torah) and the Injeel (Bible).
Sher Ali
HE has sent down to thee the Book containing the truth and fulfilling that which precedes it; and HE has sent down the Torah and the Gospel before this, as a guidance to the people; and HE has sent down the Discrimination
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
(O Beloved!) He is the One Who has revealed to you (this) Book with truth. (It) confirms (all those Books) that were revealed before it. And He is the One Who has revealed the Torah and the Injil (the Gospel)
Amatul Rahman Omar
He has revealed to you gradually this perfect Book (- the Qur'an) which meets all your requirements, fulfilling that (prophecies in the Scriptures) which preceded it and which still remain. He revealed the Torah and the Evangel
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
It is He Who has sent down the Book (the Quran) to you (Muhammad SAW) with truth, confirming what came before it. And he sent down the Taurat (Torah) and the Injeel (Gospel)

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry
He has sent down upon thee the Book with the truth, confirming what was before it, and He sent down the Torah and the Gospe
George Sale
He hath sent down unto thee the book of the Koran with truth, confirming that which was revealed before it; for he had formerly sent down the law, and the gospel
Edward Henry Palmer
He has sent down to thee the Book, in truth, confirming what was before it, and has revealed the law, and the gospe
John Medows Rodwell
In truth hath He sent down to thee "the Book," which confirmeth those which precede it: For He had sent down the Law, and the Evangel aforetime
N J Dawood (2014)
He has revealed to you the Book with the Truth, confirming that which preceded it; for He had already revealed the Torah and the Gospel

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto
He bestowed upon you, in truth, the Book confirming (the Scriptures) that came before it. He bestowed the Torah and the Gospel [of Jesus]…
Sayyid Qutb
He has revealed to you this Book with the truth, confirming what was revealed before it; and He has already revealed the Torah and the Gospel
Ahmed Hulusi
He, as the very reality itself, revealed what is in your hands (disclosed in your consciousness), the Book (knowledge of the reality and sunnatullah) confirming the Truth from the past. He had also revealed the Torah (knowledge disclosed to Moses) and the Gospel (knowledge disclosed to Jesus).
Sayyed Abbas Sadr-Ameli
He has sent down to you the Book with truth, confirming that which is before it, and He sent down the Turah and the Evangel
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim
He has revealed to you, O Muhammad, the Quran, in truth and in agreement with reality, corroborating and authoritatively validating the authentic books previously revealed, and in temporal order He revealed AL-Tawrah and AL-Injil (the Torah and the Bible)
Mir Aneesuddin
He has sent down on you the book containing the truth, confirming that which was before it. And He had sent down the Torah and the Injeel

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)
It is He Who sent down to thee (step by step), in truth, the Book, confirming what went before it; and He sent down the Law (of Moses) and the Gospel (of Jesus)
OLD Literal Word for Word
He revealed to you the Book in [the] truth confirming that which (was/among) before it, and He revealed the Taurat and the Injeel