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AYAH an-Naba` 78:21 

Arabic Source and Roman Transliteration
Arabic إِنَّ جَهَنَّمَ كَانَتْ مِرْصَادًا zoom
Transliteration Inna jahannama kanat mirsadan zoom
Literal
(Word by Word)
  Indeed, Hell is lying in wait, zoom


Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad [On that Day,] verily, hell will lie in wait [for those who deny the truth] – zoom
M. M. Pickthall Lo! hell lurketh in ambush, zoom
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985) Truly Hell is as a place of ambush, zoom
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938) Truly Hell is as a place of ambush, zoom
Shakir Surely hell lies in wait, zoom
Wahiduddin Khan Surely, Hell lies in wait, zoom
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar Truly, hell will be on the watch, zoom
T.B.Irving Hell will lurk in ambush zoom
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab Indeed, Hell is lying in ambush zoom
Safi Kaskas Hell has been lying in wait, zoom
Abdul Hye  Truly, hell is a place of ambush, zoom
The Study Quran Truly Hell lies in ambush, zoom
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition) For Hell is in wait. zoom
Abdel Haleem Hell lies in wait, zoom
Abdul Majid Daryabadi Verily the Hell is an ambuscade: zoom
Ahmed Ali Certainly Hell lies in wait, zoom
Aisha Bewley Hell lies in wait — zoom
Ali Ünal Surely Hell lies as a place for surveillance, zoom
Ali Quli Qara'i Indeed hell is an ambush, zoom
Hamid S. Aziz Surely hell lies in ambush, zoom
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali Surely Hell has been observing, (i.e., in expectation of the criminals). zoom
Muhammad Sarwar Hell will lie in wait (for its prey). zoom
Muhammad Taqi Usmani Surely Jahannam (the Hell) lurks in ambush. zoom
Shabbir Ahmed Behold, Hell lurks in ambush. zoom
Syed Vickar Ahamed Truly, Hell is like a place of ambush— zoom
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International) Indeed, Hell has been lying in wait zoom
Farook Malik For sure, the hell shall lie in ambush, zoom
Dr. Munir Munshey Hell, in fact, lies in ambush! zoom
Dr. Kamal Omar Truly, Hell has become a place of ambush. zoom
Talal A. Itani (new translation) Hell is lying in ambush. zoom
Maududi Surely the Hell is an ambush, zoom
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad Indeed hell is an ambush, zoom
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018) Truly hell is a place of ambush, zoom
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition) For Hell is in wait. zoom
Mohammad Shafi Indeed, Hell is waiting, zoom

Controversial, deprecated, or status undetermined works
Bijan Moeinian The Hell then will be waiting impatiently. zoom
Faridul Haque Indeed hell is lying in ambush. zoom
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah Indeed, Gehenna (Hell) has become an ambush, zoom
Maulana Muhammad Ali Surely hell lies in wait, zoom
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira That truly Hell was/is an observatory/ambuscade . zoom
Sher Ali Surely, Hell lies in ambush, zoom
Rashad Khalifa Gehenna is inevitable. zoom
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi) Undoubtedly, Hell is watching. zoom
Amatul Rahman Omar Surely, only Gehenna shall be in wait (for those who deny the truth). zoom
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri Surely, Hell is a place of ambush. zoom
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali Truly, Hell is a place of ambush, zoom

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry Behold, Gehenna has become an ambush, zoom
Edward Henry Palmer Verily, hell is an ambuscade; zoom
George Sale verily hell shall be a place of ambush, zoom
John Medows Rodwell Hell truly shall be a place of snares, zoom
N J Dawood (2014) Hell will lie in ambush, zoom

New and/or Partial Translations, and works in progress
Sayyid Qutb Hell stands as a vigilant watch guard, zoom
Torres Al Haneef (partial translation) "Surely Hell is waiting in ambush, " zoom
Sayyed Abbas Sadr-Ameli Surely Hell lies in ambush zoom
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim There and then hell is made to lie in wait. zoom
Mir Aneesuddin Hell certainly lies in wait, zoom

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