٤٨. انْظُرْ كَيْفَ ضَرَبُوا لَكَ الْأَمْثَالَ فَضَلُّوا فَلَا يَسْتَطِيعُونَ سَبِيلًا
48. Onthur kayfa daraboo laka alamthala fadalloo fala yastateeAAoona sabeelan
English Translation
Look how they strike for you comparisons; but they have strayed, so they cannot [find] a way.
See, what comparisons they coin for you, and go astray, and thus cannot find the way.
See the kind of examples they invent for you! They therefore strayed, so cannot find a path.
Behold, how they strike similitudes for thee, and go astray, and cannot find a way!
Behold! how they propound similitudes for thee! They have strayed and cannot find a way.
See what examples they have put forward for you. So they have gone astray, and never can they find a way.
Note what they compared you to. They are lost, and unable to find a way.
Just see how strange are the things they invent about you. They have altogether strayed, and are unable to find the right way.
See what examples they have put forward for you. So they have gone astray, and never can they find a way.
See what similitudes they coin for thee, and thus are all astray, and cannot find a road!
Look, how they coin epithets for you; so they go astray, and cannot find a way.
See what they compared you to. They have surely gone astray and cannot find a Path.
Consider what they have called you. They have certainly gone astray and cannot find the right path.
See what they liken you to! So they have gone astray and cannot find the way.
See to what they liken you! But they are lost and cannot find the right path.
See what similes they strike for thee: but they have gone astray, and never can they find a way.
Surah 17
Quran Surah Al-Israa ( Verse 48 ) with English Translation انْظُرْ كَيْفَ ضَرَبُوا لَكَ الْأَمْثَالَ فَضَلُّوا فَلَا يَسْتَطِيعُونَ سَبِيلًا