٤٢. إِذْ قَالَ لِأَبِيهِ يَا أَبَتِ لِمَ تَعْبُدُ مَا لَا يَسْمَعُ وَلَا يُبْصِرُ وَلَا يُغْنِي عَنْكَ شَيْئًا
42. Ith qala liabeehi ya abati lima taAAbudu ma la yasmaAAu wala yubsiru wala yughnee AAanka shayan
English Translation
[Mention] when he said to his father, "O my father, why do you worship that which does not hear and does not see and will not benefit you at all?
Remember, when he said to his father: "O my father, why do you worship that which can neither hear nor see nor even profit you the least?
When he said to his father,* O my father – why do you worship one which neither hears nor sees, and cannot benefit you in any way? (* His uncle Azar.)
When he said to his father, 'Father, why worshippest thou that which neither hears nor sees, nor avails thee anything?
Recall what time he said unto his father:, O my father! wherefore worshippest thou that which heareth not and seeth not, nor availeth thee at all?
When he said to his father: O my father! Why do you worship that which hears not, sees not and cannot avail you in anything?
He said to his father, “O my father, why do you worship what can neither hear, nor see, nor benefit you in any way?
(And remind people) when he said to his father: "Father! Why do you worship that which neither sees nor hears, and which can be of no avail to you?
When he said to his father: O my father! Why do you worship that which hears not, sees not and cannot avail you in anything
When he said unto his father: O my father! Why worshippest thou that which heareth not nor seeth, nor can in aught avail thee?
When he said to his father, ‘Father! Why do you worship that which neither hears nor sees, and is of no avail to you in any way?
He said to his father: 'O father, why worship that which can neither see nor hear, nor helps you in anything?
who asked his father, "Father, why do you worship something that can neither hear nor see nor help you at all?
When he said to his father; O my father! why do you worship what neither hears nor sees, nor does it avail you in the least:
He said to his father, "Why do you worship something that can neither hear nor see nor benefit you in any way?
Behold, he said to his father: "O my father! why worship that which heareth not and seeth not, and can profit thee nothing?
Surah 19
Quran Surah Maryam ( Verse 42 ) with English Translation إِذْ قَالَ لِأَبِيهِ يَا أَبَتِ لِمَ تَعْبُدُ مَا لَا يَسْمَعُ وَلَا يُبْصِرُ وَلَا يُغْنِي عَنْكَ شَيْئًا