٨٠. إِنَّكَ لَا تُسْمِعُ الْمَوْتَىٰ وَلَا تُسْمِعُ الصُّمَّ الدُّعَاءَ إِذَا وَلَّوْا مُدْبِرِينَ
80. Innaka la tusmiAAu almawta wala tusmiAAu alssumma aldduAAaa itha wallaw mudbireena
English Translation
Indeed, you will not make the dead hear, nor will you make the deaf hear the call when they have turned their backs retreating.
You cannot make the dead to listen, or the deaf to hear the call, when they have turned their backs,
Indeed the dead* do not listen to your call nor do the deaf* listen to your call, when they flee turning back. (The dead and deaf implies the disbelievers.)
Thou shalt not make the dead to hear, neither shalt thou make the deaf to hear the call when they turn about, retreating.
Verily thou canst not make the dead hear, nor canst thou make the deaf hear the call when they flee turning their backs.
Verily, you cannot make the dead to hear (i.e. benefit them and similarly the disbelievers), nor can you make the deaf to hear the call, when they flee, turning their backs.
You cannot make the dead hear, nor can you make the deaf hear the call if they turn their backs and flee.
Surely you cannot make the dead hear you, nor can you make the deaf hear your call if they turn back in flight,
Verily, you cannot make the dead to hear nor can you make the deaf to hear the call, when they flee, turning their backs.
Lo! thou canst not make the dead to hear, nor canst thou make the deaf to hear the call when they have turned to flee;
You cannot make the dead hear, nor can you make the deaf listen to your call when they turn their backs,
You do not make the dead hear, nor do you make the deaf hear you call when they turn about, retreating.
You cannot make the dead listen and the deaf are unable to hear calls. Thus, they turn back on their heels.
Surely you do not make the dead to hear, and you do not make the deaf to hear the call when they go back retreating.
You cannot make the dead hear, nor can you make the deaf hear your call, when they turn their backs on it,
Truly thou canst not cause the dead to listen, nor canst thou cause the deaf to hear the call, (especially) when they turn back in retreat.
Surah 27
Quran Surah An-Naml ( Verse 80 ) with English Translation إِنَّكَ لَا تُسْمِعُ الْمَوْتَىٰ وَلَا تُسْمِعُ الصُّمَّ الدُّعَاءَ إِذَا وَلَّوْا مُدْبِرِينَ