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Muhammad Asad
he will in time pray for utter destruction
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
they will cry for ˹instant˺ destruction,
Safi Kaskas
he will cry out for destruction,

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Arabic
فَسَوْفَ يَدْعُو ثُبُورً
Transliteration
Fasawfa yadAAoo thubooran
Transliteration-2
fasawfa yadʿū thubūra
Word for Word
Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
Then soon he will call (for) destruction,

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad
he will in time pray for utter destruction
M. M. Pickthall
He surely will invoke destructio
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
Soon will he cry for perdition
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
they will cry for ˹instant˺ destruction,
Safi Kaskas
he will cry out for destruction,
Wahiduddin Khan
he will pray for utter destructio
Shakir
He shall call for perdition
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
he will call for damnation
T.B.Irving
will appeal to be blotted out
Abdul Hye
will invoke for destruction,
The Study Quran
he will cry out for destruction
Dr. Kamal Omar
so soon he will seek destruction (so that he may become destroyed rather than stay in a lasting punishment)
Farook Malik
shall soon be calling for death
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
He will call for death
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
Then he will call for detriment
Muhammad Sarwar
they will say, "Woe to us!"
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
he will pray for death
Shabbir Ahmed
He will be inviting upon himself chaos
Dr. Munir Munshey
Will call for (his own) death
Syed Vickar Ahamed
Soon will he cry for his lost soul
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
He will cry out for destructio
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
He will invoke his destruction
Abdel Haleem
will cry out for destruction–&ndash
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
He shall presently call for death
Ahmed Ali
Will pray for death
Aisha Bewley
he will cry out for destruction
Ali Ünal
He will surely pray for destruction
Ali Quli Qara'i
he will pray for annihilation
Hamid S. Aziz
He shall call out for destruction
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
Then he will call for destruction (and his death
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
Soon he will cry for perdition
Musharraf Hussain
will cry out for death,
Maududi
shall cry for "perdition,"
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
He will invoke his destruction.
Mohammad Shafi
He will pray for [his own death and] destruction

Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
He will soon call for death.
Rashad Khalifa
He will be ridden with remorse
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
shall call for destructio
Maulana Muhammad Ali
He will call for perdition
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira
So he will call (for) destruction and grief
Bijan Moeinian
… will be hang behind his neck, he will be&hellip
Faridul Haque
Soon he will pray for death
Sher Ali
He will soon call for destruction
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
He will soon cry out for death
Amatul Rahman Omar
He shall soon call (so to say) for complete destruction (to end his agonies)
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
He will invoke (his) destruction

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry
he shall call for destructio
George Sale
shall invoke destruction to fall upon him
Edward Henry Palmer
he shall call out for destruction
John Medows Rodwell
Shall invoke destruction
N J Dawood (2014)
shall call down destruction on himsel

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto
…will soon cry for destruction.
Sayyid Qutb
will in time call down destruction upon himself
Ahmed Hulusi
Will call out, “Death be my savior!”
Torres Al Haneef (partial translation)
he will ask to be destroyed (rather than suffer punishment)
Sayyed Abbas Sadr-Ameli
Soon he will cry for Perdition
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim
Will wish he could perish
Mir Aneesuddin
he will call for (i.e. invoke) destruction (upon himself),

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)
Soon will he cry for perdition
OLD Literal Word for Word
Then soon he will call (for) destruction