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Muhammad Asad
and the mountains [its] pegs
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
and ˹made˺ the mountains as ˹its˺ pegs,
Safi Kaskas
And the mountains as pegs?

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Arabic
وَالْجِبَالَ أَوْتَادً
Transliteration
Waaljibala awtadan
Transliteration-2
wal-jibāla awtāda
Word for Word
Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
And the mountains (as) pegs,

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad
and the mountains [its] pegs
M. M. Pickthall
And the high hills bulwarks
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
And the mountains as pegs
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
and ˹made˺ the mountains as ˹its˺ pegs,
Safi Kaskas
And the mountains as pegs?
Wahiduddin Khan
and raised the mountains like supporting poles
Shakir
And the mountains as projections (thereon)
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
and the mountains as stakes?
T.B.Irving
and [set] the mountains up as kingpins?
Abdul Hye
the mountains as pegs,
The Study Quran
and the mountains stakes
Dr. Kamal Omar
And the mountains as pegs (to keep the earth stable)
Farook Malik
and the mountains as pegs
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
And the mountains pegs
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
And the mountains as bulwarks
Muhammad Sarwar
and the mountains as pegs (to anchor the earth)
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
and the mountains bulwarks
Shabbir Ahmed
And the mountains as pegs
Dr. Munir Munshey
And (nailed) the Mountains (down) as pegs
Syed Vickar Ahamed
And the mountains as pegs
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
And the mountains as stakes
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
And the mountains as peg
Abdel Haleem
and make the mountains to keep it stable
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
And the mountains as stakes
Ahmed Ali
The mountains tent-pins
Aisha Bewley
and the mountains its pegs?
Ali Ünal
And the mountains as masts
Ali Quli Qara'i
and the mountains stakes
Hamid S. Aziz
And the mountains as projections (thereon)
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
and the mountains as pins
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
And the mountains as pegs
Musharraf Hussain
the mountains like mighty stakes?
Maududi
and fixed the mountains like pegs
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
And the mountains as pegs?
Mohammad Shafi
And the mountains as stabilisers ?

Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
And the mountains as stakes?
Rashad Khalifa
And the mountains stabilizers
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
and the mountains as pegs
Maulana Muhammad Ali
And the mountains as pegs
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira
And the mountains (as) stakes/hooks (anchors)
Bijan Moeinian
And stabilized the mountain
Faridul Haque
And the mountains as pegs
Sher Ali
And the mountains as pegs
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
And (have We not) erected mountains raised (out of it)
Amatul Rahman Omar
And the mountains as (a series of) pegs
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
And the mountains as pegs

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry
and the mountains as pegs
George Sale
and the mountains for stakes to fix the same
Edward Henry Palmer
and the mountains as stakes
John Medows Rodwell
And the mountains its tent-stakes
N J Dawood (2014)
and raise the mountains like supporting pillars

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto
[Haven’t We made it] with mountains like anchors?
Sayyid Qutb
and made the mountains as pegs?
Ahmed Hulusi
And the mountains (the organs in the body) as stakes.
Torres Al Haneef (partial translation)
"and (We made) the mountains as pegs (to hold it firm),"
Sayyed Abbas Sadr-Ameli
And the mountains as pegs
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim
and the mountains as stays that afford stabilization!
Mir Aneesuddin
and the mountains pegs?

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)
And the mountains as pegs
OLD Literal Word for Word
And the mountains (as) pegs