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Muhammad Asad
[This is] God’s promise. Never does God fail to fulfill His promise - but most people know [it] not
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
˹This is˺ the promise of Allah. ˹And˺ Allah never fails in His promise. But most people do not know.
Safi Kaskas
This is God's promise, and God never breaks His promise, but most people do not know. (:

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Arabic
وَعْدَ اللَّهِ لَا يُخْلِفُ اللَّهُ وَعْدَهُ وَلَٰكِنَّ أَكْثَرَ النَّاسِ لَا يَعْلَمُون
Transliteration
WaAAda Allahi la yukhlifu Allahu waAAdahu walakinna akthara alnnasi la yaAAlamoona
Transliteration-2
waʿda l-lahi lā yukh'lifu l-lahu waʿdahu walākinna akthara l-nāsi lā yaʿlamūn
Word for Word
Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
(It is the) Promise (of) Allah. (Does) not fail Allah (in) His promise, but most (of) [the] people (do) not know.

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad
[This is] God’s promise. Never does God fail to fulfill His promise - but most people know [it] not
M. M. Pickthall
It is a promise of Allah. Allah faileth not His promise, but most of mankind know not
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
(It is) the promise of Allah. Never does Allah depart from His promise: but most men understand not
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
˹This is˺ the promise of Allah. ˹And˺ Allah never fails in His promise. But most people do not know.
Safi Kaskas
This is God's promise, and God never breaks His promise, but most people do not know. (:
Wahiduddin Khan
[This is] God's promise. Never does God fail to fulfil His promisebut most people do not know this
Shakir
(This is) Allah's promise! Allah will not fail His promise, but most people do not know
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
It is the promise of God. God breaks not His Promise, but most of humanity knows not.
T.B.Irving
[Such is] God´s promise; God does not break His promise even though most men do not realize it.
Abdul Hye
(It is) the Promise of Allah and Allah does not fail in His Promise, but most people don’t know.
The Study Quran
[This is] God’s Promise—God fails not His Promise, but most of mankind know not
Dr. Kamal Omar
(It goes as) a Promise from Allah. Allah does not act against His Own Promise, but the majority of people do not know
Farook Malik
This is the promise of Allah and Allah never breaks His promise; but most people do not know
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
The promise of God—God never breaks His promise, but most people do not know
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
The promise of Allah! Allah does not fail His promise, but most of mankind do not know
Muhammad Sarwar
This is the promise of God. God does not ignore His promise, but many people do not know
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
It is a promise from Allah. Allah does not fail in His promise, but most of the people do not know
Shabbir Ahmed
This is Allah's Promise. Never does Allah fail to fulfill His Promise. But most people know not (that His Laws never change)
Dr. Munir Munshey
(It is) Allah´s promise! Allah does not go back on His words, but most people just do not know
Syed Vickar Ahamed
(That is) the Promise of Allah, Allah never departs from His Promise: But most men do not understand
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
[It is] the promise of Allah . Allah does not fail in His promise, but most of the people do not know
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
Such is God's pledge, and God does not break His pledge, but most people do not know
Abdel Haleem
This is God’s promise: God never breaks His promise, but most people do not know
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
This is Allah's promise; and Allah faileth not His promise. Yet most men know not
Ahmed Ali
It is a promise of God; and God does not go back on His promise. Yet most men do not understand
Aisha Bewley
That is Allah´s promise. Allah does not break His promise. But most people do not know it.
Ali Ünal
(This is) God’s promise. God never fails His promise, but most people do not know this (as they have no true knowledge about God)
Ali Quli Qara'i
[This is] a promise of Allah: Allah does not break His promise, but most people do not know
Hamid S. Aziz
It is Allah´s promise! Allah will not fail His promise, but most of mankind know not
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
(This is) God’s promise, and God does not break His promise, but most people do not know
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
It is the promise of God. Never does God depart from His promise, but most people do not understand
Musharraf Hussain
Allah’s promise; Allah never breaks His promise, but most people don’t know
Maududi
This is Allah´s promise and He does not go back on His promise. But most people do not know
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
Such is the pledge of God, and God does not break His pledge, but most of the people do not know
Mohammad Shafi
Allah's Promise! Allah never fails to keep His Promise. But most people know not

Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
This is the promise of Allah, Allah breaks not His promise, but most of the people know not.
Rashad Khalifa
Such is GOD's promise - and GOD never breaks His promise - but most people do not know.
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
The promise of Allah! Allah does not fail His promise, yet most people do not know
Maulana Muhammad Ali
(It is) Allah’s promise! Allah will not fail in His promise, but most people know not
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira
God's promise, God does not break His promise and but most of the people do not know
Bijan Moeinian
God always keeps His promise but most people simply do not get it
Faridul Haque
The promise of Allah; Allah does not renege on His promise, but most people do not know
Sher Ali
ALLAH has made this promise. ALLAH breaks not HIS promise, but most men know not
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
(This) is the promise of Allah. Allah does not go against His promise but most people do not know
Amatul Rahman Omar
(This is) Allah's promise. It is far from Allah to break His promise. Yet most of the people do not know (this)
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
(It is) a Promise of Allah (i.e. Allah will give victory to the Romans against the Persians), and Allah fails not in His Promise, but most of men know not

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry
The promise of God! God fails not His promise, but most men do not know it
George Sale
This is the promise of God: God will not act contrary to his promise; but the greater part of men know not the veracity of God
Edward Henry Palmer
God's promise!- God breaks not His promise, but most men do not know
John Medows Rodwell
It is the promise of God: To his promise God will not be untrue: but most men know it not
N J Dawood (2014)
That is God‘s promise; God will never break His promise. Yet most do not know it

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto
[It is] the promise of Allah. Allah never fails in His promise. Most people don’t understand, however.
Sayyid Qutb
This is God's promise. Never does God fail to fulfil His promise; but most people do not know it.
Ahmed Hulusi
(This is) the promise of Allah; He does not fail in His promise! But the majority of the people do not know.
Sayyed Abbas Sadr-Ameli
(This victory is ) Allah�s promise! Allah does not fail His promise, but most people do not know
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim
Such is the promise of Allah Who never breaks His promise but most people fail to realize this fact
Mir Aneesuddin
(It is a) promise of Allah. Allah does not go against His promise, but the majority of human beings does not know.

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)
(It is) the promise of God. Never does God depart from His promise: but most men understand not
OLD Literal Word for Word
(It is the) Promise (of) Allah. (Does) not fail Allah (in) His promise, but most (of) [the] people (do) not know