٢٠٤. وَإِذَا قُرِئَ الْقُرْآنُ فَاسْتَمِعُوا لَهُ وَأَنْصِتُوا لَعَلَّكُمْ تُرْحَمُونَ
204. Waitha quria alquranu faistamiAAoo lahu waansitoo laAAallakum turhamoona
English Translation
So when the Qur'an is recited, then listen to it and pay attention that you may receive mercy.
When the Qur'an is recited listen to it in silence. You may perhaps be blessed.
And when the Qur’an is recited, listen to it attentively and keep silent, so that you receive mercy.
And when the Koran is recited, give you ear to it and be silent; haply so you will find mercy.
So when the Qur'an is recited, listen thereto and keep silence, haply ye may be shewn mercy.
So, when the Quran is recited, listen to it, and be silent that you may receive mercy. [i.e. during the compulsory congregational prayers when the Imam (of a mosque) is leading the prayer (except Surat Al-Fatiha), and also when he is delivering the Friday-prayer Khutbah]. [Tafsir At-Tabari, Vol. 9, Pages 162-4]
When the Quran is recited, listen to it, and pay attention, so that you may experience mercy.
So when the Qur'an is recited, listen carefully to it, and keep silent so that you may, be shown mercy.'
So, when the Qur'an is recited, listen to it, and be silent that you may receive mercy.
And when the Qur'an is recited, give ear to it and pay heed, that ye may obtain mercy.
When the Quran is recited, listen to it and be silent, maybe you will receive [Allah’s] mercy.
When the Koran is recited, listen to it in silence in order that Allah has mercy upon you.
Whenever the Quran is recited (to you), listen to it quietly so that you may receive mercy.
And when the Quran is recited, then listen to it and remain silent, that mercy may be shown to you.
When the Quran is read, listen to it with attention, and hold your peace, so that you may receive mercy.
When the Qur'an is read, listen to it with attention, and hold your peace: that ye may receive Mercy.
Surah 7
Quran Surah Al-A'raaf ( Verse 204 ) with English Translation وَإِذَا قُرِئَ الْقُرْآنُ فَاسْتَمِعُوا لَهُ وَأَنْصِتُوا لَعَلَّكُمْ تُرْحَمُونَ