Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning


Muhammad Asad   that, lo and behold, is an unfair division!  
M. M. Pickthall   That indeed were an unfair division!  
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)   Behold, such would be indeed a division most unfair!  
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)   Behold, such would be indeed a division most unfair!  
Shakir   This indeed is an unjust division!  
Wahiduddin Khan   That indeed is an unfair division  
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar   That, then, is an unfair division.  
T.B.Irving   That would then be an unfair attribution!  
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab   Then this is ˹truly˺ a biased distribution!  
Safi Kaskas   That, then, is an unfair distribution.  
Abdul Hye   This indeed is a division most unfair!  
The Study Quran   This, then, is an unfair division.  
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)   What a strange distribution!  
Abdel Haleem   That would be a most unjust distribution!––  
Abdul Majid Daryabadi   That indeed is a division unfair!  
Ahmed Ali   This is certainly an unjust apportioning.  
Aisha Bewley   That is a most unfair division!  
Ali Ünal   That is an unfair division indeed!  
Ali Quli Qara'i   That, then, will be an unfair division!  
Hamid S. Aziz   This indeed is an unjust division!  
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali   Lo, that were (really) a division most unreasonable.  
Muhammad Sarwar   This is an unfair distinction!  
Muhammad Taqi Usmani   If so, it is a bizarre division.  
Shabbir Ahmed   Behold, this indeed is an unfair division. (You worship female idols and resent having daughters).  
Syed Vickar Ahamed   That indeed, such a division will truly be most unjust!  
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)   That, then, is an unjust division.  
Farook Malik   This indeed is an unfair division!  
Dr. Munir Munshey   This is, of course, an unfair allocation!  
Dr. Kamal Omar   This then (becomes) a distribution most awkward and unjust.  
Talal A. Itani (new translation)   What a bizarre distribution.  
Maududi   That is indeed an unfair division!  
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad   That is an unfair division.  
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)   Behold, that would indeed be a division unfair.  
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)   What a strange distribution!  
Mohammad Shafi   This then is an unfair division!  