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qālū
قَالُوا۟
They said,
fatū
فَأْتُوا۟
"Then bring
bihi
بِهِۦ
him
ʿalā
عَلَىٰٓ
before
aʿyuni
أَعْيُنِ
(the) eyes
l-nāsi
ٱلنَّاسِ
(of) the people
laʿallahum
لَعَلَّهُمْ
so that they may
yashhadūna
يَشْهَدُونَ
bear witness."

Qaaloo faatoo bihee 'alaaa a'yunin naasi la'allahum yash hadoon

Sahih International:

They said, "Then bring him before the eyes of the people that they may testify."

1 A. J. Arberry

They said, 'Bring him before the people's eyes; haply they shall bear witness.'

2 Abdul Haleem

They said, ‘Bring him before the eyes of the people, so that they may witness [his trial].’

3 Abdul Majid Daryabadi

They said: bring him then before the eyes of the people, haply they may bear witness.

4 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

They said, "Then bring him before the eyes of the people, that they may bear witness."

5 Abul Ala Maududi

The others said: "Bring him, then, before the eyes of the people that they may see (what will be done to him)."

6 Ahmed Ali

"Bring him before the people," they said, "that they may bear witness."

7 Ahmed Raza Khan

They said, “Therefore bring him in front of the people, perhaps they may testify.”

8 Ali Quli Qarai

They said, ‘Bring him before the people’s eyes so that they may bear witness [against him].’

9 Ali Ünal

They said: "Then bring him before the people’s eyes, so that they may bear witness against him!"

10 Amatul Rahman Omar

They said,´ Then bring him before the eyes of the people so that they may bear witness (against him).´

11 English Literal

They said: "So come/bring with him on the people`s eyes/sights, maybe/perhaps they witness/testify."

12 Faridul Haque

They said, "Therefore bring him in front of the people, perhaps they may testify."

13 Hamid S. Aziz

Others said, "We heard a youth mention them, he is called Abraham."

14 Hilali & Khan

They said: "Then bring him before the eyes of the people, that they may testify."

15 Maulana Mohammad Ali

They said: We heard a youth, who is called Abraham, speak of them.

16 Mohammad Habib Shakir

Said they: Then bring him before the eyes of the people, perhaps they may bear witness.

17 Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

They said: Then bring him (hither) before the people's eyes that they may testify.

18 Muhammad Sarwar

Their chiefs said, "Bring him before the eyes of the people and let them testify that he has spoken against the idols."

19 Qaribullah & Darwish

They said: 'Then bring him here so that the people may see, so that they may bear witness'

20 Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

They said: "Then bring him before the eyes of the people, that they may testify."

21 Wahiduddin Khan

They said, "Then bring him here in the sight of all the people, so that they may act as witnesses."

22 Talal Itani

They said, “Bring him before the eyes of the people, so that they may witness.”

23 Tafsir jalalayn

They said, `Then bring him before the people's eyes, that is, openly, that they may testify', against him as being the perpetrator.

24 Tafseer Ibn Kathir

They said;"Then bring him before the eyes of the people that they may testify."

meaning, in front of a large audience so that all the people could be present. This was Ibrahim's ultimate purpose, so that he could tell this great gathering about the extent of their ignorance and how foolish they were to worship idols which could not defend themselves from harm or help themselves, so how could they ask them for help!

قَالُوا أَأَنتَ فَعَلْتَ هَذَا بِألِهَتِنَا يَا إِبْرَاهِيمُ