٢٠. وَشَرَوْهُ بِثَمَنٍ بَخْسٍ دَرَاهِمَ مَعْدُودَةٍ وَكَانُوا فِيهِ مِنَ الزَّاهِدِينَ
20. Washarawhu bithamanin bakhsin darahima maAAdoodatin wakanoo feehi mina alzzahideena
English Translation
And they sold him for a reduced price - a few dirhams - and they were, concerning him, of those content with little.
And they sold him as worthless for a few paltry dirham.
And the brothers sold him for an improper price, a limited number of coins; and they had no interest in him.
Then they sold him for a paltry price, a handful of counted dirhams; for they set small store by him.
And they sold him for a mean price: a few dirhams numbered and they were in regard to him of the indifferent.
And they sold him for a low price, - for a few Dirhams (i.e. for a few silver coins). And they were of those who regarded him insignificant.
And they sold him for a cheap price—a few coins—they considered him to be of little value.
Later they sold him for a paltry sum - just a few dirhams; they did not care to obtain a higher price.
And they sold him for a Bakhs price, - for a few Dirhams. And they were of those who regarded him insignificant.
And they sold him for a low price, a number of silver coins; and they attached no value to him.
And they sold him for a cheap price, a few dirhams, for they set small store by him.
Then, they sold him for a trifling price, a number of dirhams, because they considered him to be of little value.
In selling him they asked for a very small price and even then no one wanted to buy him.
And they sold him for a small price, a few pieces of silver, and they showed no desire for him.
Later they sold him for a paltry sum, a few pieces of silver [dirhams]: So little did they value him.
The (Brethren) sold him for a miserable price, for a few dirhams counted out: in such low estimation did they hold him!
Surah 12
Quran Surah Yusuf ( Verse 20 ) with English Translation وَشَرَوْهُ بِثَمَنٍ بَخْسٍ دَرَاهِمَ مَعْدُودَةٍ وَكَانُوا فِيهِ مِنَ الزَّاهِدِينَ