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Muhammad Asad
Thus, when We recite it, follow thou its wording [with all thy mind]
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
So once We have recited a revelation ˹through Gabriel˺, follow its recitation ˹closely˺.
Safi Kaskas
So, when We recite it, follow its recitation,

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Arabic
فَإِذَا قَرَأْنَاهُ فَاتَّبِعْ قُرْآنَه
Transliteration
Fa-itha qara/nahu faittabiAA qur-anahu
Transliteration-2
fa-idhā qaranāhu fa-ittabiʿ qur'ānah
Word for Word
Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
And when We have recited it, then follow its recitation.

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad
Thus, when We recite it, follow thou its wording [with all thy mind]
M. M. Pickthall
And when We read it, follow thou the reading
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
But when We have promulgated it, follow thou its recital (as promulgated)
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
So once We have recited a revelation ˹through Gabriel˺, follow its recitation ˹closely˺.
Safi Kaskas
So, when We recite it, follow its recitation,
Wahiduddin Khan
When We have recited it, follow its words attentively
Shakir
Therefore when We have recited it, follow its recitation
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
But when We recited it, follow thou its Recitation.
T.B.Irving
So whenever We do read it, follow in its reading;
Abdul Hye
and when We have recited it to you (O Muhammad through Gabriel), then you follow its (the Qur’an’s) recitation,
The Study Quran
So when We recite it, follow its recitation
Dr. Kamal Omar
so when We have recited it, then adopt its recitation
Farook Malik
and when it is recited, to make you follow it
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
Then, when We have recited it, follow its recitation
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
So when We have read it, then closely follow its all-evident reading
Muhammad Sarwar
When We recite it, follow its recitation (by Us)
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
Therefore, when it is recited by Us (through the angel), follow its recitation (by concentration of your heart)
Shabbir Ahmed
Thus, when We read it, follow you the reading. (Allah has revealed the Qur'an, and bestowed upon us the faculty of understanding, hence, "When We read it."
Dr. Munir Munshey
Therefore, follow the recital (attentively), as We recite the Qur´an to you
Syed Vickar Ahamed
And when We have it (known to you), then you follow its recitation (and form)
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
So when We have recited it [through Gabriel], then follow its recitation
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
So when We relate it, you shall follow its revelation
Abdel Haleem
When We have recited it, repeat the recitatio
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
Wherefore when We reciteit, follow thou the reciting thereof
Ahmed Ali
So, as We recite it, follow its reading
Aisha Bewley
So when We recite it, follow its recitation.
Ali Ünal
So when We recite it, follow its recitation
Ali Quli Qara'i
And when We have recited it, follow its recitation
Hamid S. Aziz
Therefore when We have recited it, follow its recitation
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
So when We read it, then you follow its reading
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
But when We have recited it, follow its recital
Musharraf Hussain
So when We recite it, then follow its recitation.
Maududi
And so when We recite it, follow its recitation attentively
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
So when We relate it, you shall follow its revelation.
Mohammad Shafi
So when We recite it, attentively follow its recitation

Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
So, when We have already recited it follow then its recital.
Rashad Khalifa
Once we recite it, you shall follow such a Quran.
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
When We recite it, follow its recitation
Maulana Muhammad Ali
So when We recite it, follow its recitation
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira
So when/if We read it, so follow its reading/recitation
Bijan Moeinian
Whenever the verses of Qur’an is recited, follow its orders
Faridul Haque
So when We have read it, you should thereupon follow what is read
Sher Ali
So when WE recite it, then follow thou its recital
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
So when We complete its recitation (by the tongue of Jibril [Gabriel]), then follow that recitation
Amatul Rahman Omar
When We recite it, then follow its recitation
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
And when We have recited it to you (O Muhammad SAW through Jibrael (Gabriel)), then follow you its (the Qurans) recital

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry
So, when We recite it, follow thou its recitation
George Sale
But when We shall have read the same unto thee by the tongue of the angel, do thou follow the reading thereof
Edward Henry Palmer
and when we read it then follow its reading
John Medows Rodwell
But when we have recited it, then follow thou the recital
N J Dawood (2014)
When We read it, follow its words attentively

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto
Once We have recited it, follow its narration.
Ahmed Hulusi
So when We recite it, follow its recitation!
Mir Aneesuddin
Therefore when We recite it, then follow its recitation.
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim
When We read it to you, you follow its intonation

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)
But when We have promulgated it, follow thou its recital (as promulgated)
OLD Literal Word for Word
And when We have recited it, then follow its recitation