٨١. فَأَرَدْنَا أَنْ يُبْدِلَهُمَا رَبُّهُمَا خَيْرًا مِنْهُ زَكَاةً وَأَقْرَبَ رُحْمًا
81. Faaradna an yubdilahuma rabbuhuma khayran minhu zakatan waaqraba ruhman
English Translation
So we intended that their Lord should substitute for them one better than him in purity and nearer to mercy.
We hoped their Lord would give them a substitute better than him in virtue and goodness.
So we wished that their Lord may bestow them a child – better, purer and nearer to mercy.
so we desired that their Lord should give to them in exchange one better than he in purity, and nearer in tenderness.
So we intended that their Lord should change for the twain one better than he in piety and closer in affection.
So we intended that their Lord should change him for them for one better in righteousness and near to mercy.
So we wanted their Lord to replace him with someone better in purity, and closer to mercy.
and we desired that their Lord should grant them another in his place, a son more upright and more tender hearted.
So we intended that their Lord should exchange him for them for one better in righteousness and nearer to mercy.
And we intended that their Lord should change him for them for one better in purity and nearer to mercy.
So We desired that their Lord should give them in exchange one better than him in respect of purity and closer in mercy.
It was our wish that their Lord should grant them another in exchange, another better in purity and tenderness.
so We decided that their Lord should replace him by a better and more virtuous son.
So we desired that their Lord might give them in his place one better than him in purity and nearer to having compassion.
We wanted their Lord to replace him with someone purer than him and more compassionate.
"So we desired that their Lord would give them in exchange (a son) better in purity (of conduct) and closer in affection.
Surah 18
Quran Surah Al-Kahf ( Verse 81 ) with English Translation فَأَرَدْنَا أَنْ يُبْدِلَهُمَا رَبُّهُمَا خَيْرًا مِنْهُ زَكَاةً وَأَقْرَبَ رُحْمًا