Quran surah Al Baqarah 16 (QS 2: 16) in arabic and english translation

Alquran english Al Baqarah 16 (arabic: سورة البقرة) revealed Medinan surah Al Baqarah (The cow) arabic and english translation by
  1. Sahih International
  2. Muhammad Taqi-ud-Din al-Hilali and Muhammad Muhsin Khan
  3. Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall
  4. Abdullah Yusuf Ali
  5. Mohammad Habib Shakir
  6. Dr. Ghali
  7. Ali Unal
  8. Amatul Rahman Omar
  9. Literal
  10. Ahmed Ali
  11. A. J. Arberry
  12. Abdul Majid Daryabadi
  13. Maulana Mohammad Ali
  14. Muhammad Sarwar
  15. Hamid Abdul Aziz
  16. Faridul Haque
  17. Talal Itani
  18. Ahmed Raza Khan
  19. Wahiduddin Khan
  20. Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri
  21. Ali Quli Qarai
  22. Hasan al-Fatih Qaribullah and Ahmad Darwish
Al Baqarah is 2 surah (chapter) of the Quran, with 286 verses (ayat). this is QS 2:16 english translate.

Quran surah Al Baqarah 16 image and Transliteration

quran image Al Baqarah16 Olaika allatheena ishtarawoo alddalalata bialhuda fama rabihat tijaratuhum wama kanoo muhtadeena  

Quran surah Al Baqarah 16 in arabic text

أُولَٰئِكَ الَّذِينَ اشْتَرَوُا الضَّلَالَةَ بِالْهُدَىٰ فَمَا رَبِحَتْ تِجَارَتُهُمْ وَمَا كَانُوا مُهْتَدِينَ

Quran surah Al Baqarah 16 in english translation

Sahih International

(2:16) Those are the ones who have purchased error [in exchange] for guidance, so their transaction has brought no profit, nor were they guided.

Muhammad Taqi-ud-Din al-Hilali and Muhammad Muhsin Khan,

(2:16) These are they who have purchased error for guidance, so their commerce was profitless. And they were not guided.

Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

(2:16) These are they who purchase error at the price of guidance, so their commerce doth not prosper, neither are they guided.

Abdullah Yusuf Ali

(2:16) These are they who have bartered Guidance for error: But their traffic is profitless, and they have lost true direction,

Mohammad Habib Shakir

(2:16) These are they who buy error for the right direction, so their bargain shall bring no gain, nor are they the followers of the right direction.

Dr. Ghali

(2:16) Those are they who have traded errancy (at the price of) guidance; so, in no way has their commerce gained (anything) and in no way have they been rightly-guided.

Ali Unal

(2:16) Such are the ones who have bought straying in exchange for guidance, but their trade has brought no profit, and they have no way out to escape it.

Amatul Rahman Omar

(2:16) It is they who have preferred misguidance to guidance, but their bargain has fetched no profit, nor they are rightly guided.

Literal

(2:16) Those are those who bought/volunteered the misguidance with the guidance, so their commercial trade/buying and selling did not profit/gain, and they were not guided.

Ahmed Ali

(2:16) They are indeed those who bartered away good guidance for error and gained nothing from the deal, nor found the right way.

A. J. Arberry

(2:16) Those are they that have bought error at the price of guidance, and their commerce has not profited them, and they are not right-guided.

Abdul Majid Daryabadi

(2:16) These are they who purchased error for guidance, but their traffic profited not, nor have they ever become guided.

Maulana Mohammad Ali

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Muhammad Sarwar

(2:16) They have traded guidance for error, but their bargain has had no profit and they have missed the true guidance.

Hamid Abdul Aziz

(2:16) Those who buy error for guidance, their traffic profits not, and they are not guided.

Faridul Haque

(2:16) These are the people who purchased error in exchange of guidance – so their bargain did not profit them, and they did not know how to trade.

Talal Itani

(2:16) Those are they who have bartered error for guidance; but their trade does not profit them, and they are not guided.

Ahmed Raza Khan

(2:16) These are the people who purchased error in exchange of guidance – so their bargain did not profit them, and they did not know how to trade.

Wahiduddin Khan

(2:16) Such are those who have taken misguidance in exchange for guidance; but their bargain does not profit them, nor have they found true guidance.

Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

(2:16) These are they who have purchased error with guidance, so their commerce was profitless. And they were not guided.

Ali Quli Qarai

(2:16) They are the ones who bought error for guidance, so their trade did not profit them, nor were they guided.

Hasan al-Fatih Qaribullah and Ahmad Darwish

(2:16) Such are those who barter away guidance for error, their trade did not profit (them), nor are they guided.   That is translated surah Al Baqarah ayat 16 (QS 2: 16) in arabic and english text, may be useful. 

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