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Muhammad Asad
This is nothing but the word of mortal man!"
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
This is no more than the word of a man.”
Safi Kaskas
This is not but the word of a human being.

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Arabic
إِنْ هَٰذَا إِلَّا قَوْلُ الْبَشَر
Transliteration
In hatha illa qawlu albashari
Transliteration-2
in hādhā illā qawlu l-bashar
Word for Word
Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
Not (is) this but (the) word (of) a human being."

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad
This is nothing but the word of mortal man!"
M. M. Pickthall
This is naught else than speech of mortal man
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
"This is nothing but the word of a mortal!"
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
This is no more than the word of a man.”
Safi Kaskas
This is not but the word of a human being.
Wahiduddin Khan
This is nothing but the word of a mortal
Shakir
This is naught but the word of a mortal
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
This is nothing but the saying of a mortal.
T.B.Irving
this is merely a statement made by some human being!
Abdul Hye
this is nothing but the word of a human being.”
The Study Quran
this is naught but the speech of a human being.
Dr. Kamal Omar
It is nothing but a statement of a human being.”
Farook Malik
this is nothing but the word of a human being."
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
This is nothing but the word of a mortal.'
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
Decidedly this is nothing except the speech of mortals."
Muhammad Sarwar
These are only words from a mere mortal"
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
this is nothing but saying of a mortal
Shabbir Ahmed
This is nothing but the speech of a human."
Dr. Munir Munshey
"It, (the Qur´an), is merely the word of a mortal."
Syed Vickar Ahamed
"This is nothing but the word of a (mere) human being!"
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
This is not but the word of a human being."
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
"This is nothing but the words of a human."
Abdel Haleem
just the talk of a mortal!&rsquo
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
Naught is this but the word of Man
Ahmed Ali
Nothing more than the speech of a man!"
Aisha Bewley
This is nothing but the words of a human being.´
Ali Ünal
"This is nothing but the word of a mortal."
Ali Quli Qara'i
It is nothing but the speech of a human being.&rsquo
Hamid S. Aziz
"This is naught but the word of a mortal."
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
this is nothing but word of a human being
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
“This is nothing but the word of a mortal.
Musharraf Hussain
the speech of a mere mortal!
Maududi
this is nothing but the word of a mere mortal!"
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
"This is nothing except the saying of a human being."
Mohammad Shafi
"— Nothing but word of the mortal man!"

Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
'This is not but the word of man'.
Rashad Khalifa
"This is human made."
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
It is nothing but the word of a mortal!
Maulana Muhammad Ali
This is naught but the word of a mortal
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira
That truly that (is) except the human's word/opinion and belief
Bijan Moeinian
Then he said: “These words are not from the Lord; they are fabricated by a human being”
Faridul Haque
“This is nothing but the speech of a man.&rdquo
Sher Ali
`This is nothing but the word of a man
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
This (Qur’an) is nothing (else) but the words of a human being.
Amatul Rahman Omar
`This is nothing but mere words of a human being.
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
"This is nothing but the word of a human being!"

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry
'this is nothing but mortal speech.
George Sale
These are only the words of a man
Edward Henry Palmer
this is only mortal speech!'
John Medows Rodwell
It is merely the word of a mortal."
N J Dawood (2014)
this is but the utterance of a mortal!&lsquo

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto
“This is only the word of a man.”
Ahmed Hulusi
“It is no other than the words of a mortal!”
Mir Aneesuddin
this is nothing but the statement of man.”
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim
Then he added, "it is nothing but words expressed by mortals; words which to our beliefs do not accord."

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)
"This is nothing but the word of a mortal!"
OLD Literal Word for Word
Not (is) this but (the) word (of) a human being.