Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
And what could make thee conceive what it is that comes in the night
M. M. Pickthall
- Ah, what will tell thee what the Morning Star is
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)
And what will explain to thee what the Night-Visitant is?
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab
And what will make you realize what the nightly star is?
what do you know about the knocking star?
and what could make you know what it is that comes in the night
And what will make you know what the comer by night is
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar
what will cause thee to recognize what the night visitor
What will make you realize what the Nightcomer is?
and what will make you know what night-comer is?
The Study Quran
And what will apprise thee of that which comes by night
Dr. Kamal Omar
And what made you realise what
M. Farook Malik
and what will explain to you what the visitant by night is
Talal A. Itani (new translation)
But what will let you know what at-Tariq is
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali
And what makes you realize what the Night Visitant is? (Or: "The Morning Star; literally: The Rapper)
Do you know what al-tariq is
Muhammad Taqi Usmani
__and what may let you know what the Night-Comer is
And what will enlighten you as to what the Tariq is
Dr. Munir Munshey
And how would you know what the night star is
Syed Vickar Ahamed
And what will explain to you what is the Visitor by the night —
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)
And what can make you know what is the night comer
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)
And do you know what the herald i
What will explain to you what the night-comer is
Abdul Majid Daryabadi
And what shall make thee know that which the night-comer is?
How will you comprehend what the night star is
And what will convey to you what the Night-Comer is?
What enables you to perceive what it is that comes at night
Ali Quli Qara'i
(and what will show you what is the nightly visitor
Hamid S. Aziz
And what shall make you know what the night star is
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad
And do you know what the evening star is
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)
And what will explain to you what the night-visitant is
what can explain the night visitor to you?
what do you know what the night-visitor is
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)
And do you know what the herald is?
— And what do you understand what the Taariq is
Controversial or status undetermined works
Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)
And have you known anything, what the night comer is?
Do you know what Al-Taareq is
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah
What could let you know what the nightly comer is
Maulana Muhammad Ali
And what will make thee know what the Comer by night is
Muhammad Ahmed & Samira
And what made you know/informed you what the Night Comer/star (Morning Star is)
and the shining star of the morning that nobody know its nature and…
And have you understood what the nightly arriver is
And what should make thee know what the Morning Star is
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri
And what do you know what the Nightly (discernable) Visitant is
Amatul Rahman Omar
And what should make you know what the night-visitant is
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali
And what will make you to know what At-Tariq (night-comer) is