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waqāla
وَقَالَ
And he said,
innī
إِنِّى
"Indeed, I am
dhāhibun
ذَاهِبٌ
going
ilā
إِلَىٰ
to
rabbī
رَبِّى
my Lord,
sayahdīni
سَيَهْدِينِ
He will guide me.

Wa qaala innee zaahibun ilaa Rabbee sa yahdeen

Sahih International:

And [then] he said, "Indeed, I will go to [where I am ordered by] my Lord; He will guide me.

1 A. J. Arberry

He said, 'I am going to my Lord; He will guide me.

2 Abdul Haleem

He said, ‘I will go to my Lord: He is sure to guide me.

3 Abdul Majid Daryabadi

And he said: verily I am going to my Lord who will guide me.

4 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

He said; "I will go to my Lord! He will surely guide me!

5 Abul Ala Maududi

Abraham said: “I am going to my Lord; He will guide me.

6 Ahmed Ali

And he said: "I am going away to my Lord who will show me the way.

7 Ahmed Raza Khan

And he said, “Indeed I shall go to my Lord Who will guide me.”

8 Ali Quli Qarai

He said, ‘Indeed I am going toward my Lord, who will guide me.’

9 Ali Ünal

And he said: "Now I am going to my Lord (to quit my homeland purely for His sake, in the full conviction that) He will guide me (to a land where I will be able to worship Him freely).

10 Amatul Rahman Omar

(Abraham) said, `I shall go where my Lord bids me. He will surely guide me right (to the path leading to success in my mission).´

11 English Literal

And he said: "That I am going/going away to my Lord, he will guide me."

12 Faridul Haque

And he said, “Indeed I shall go to my Lord Who will guide me.”

13 Hamid S. Aziz

And he said, "Surely I flee to my lord; He will guide me.

14 Hilali & Khan

And he said (after his rescue from the fire): "Verily, I am going to my Lord. He will guide me!"

15 Maulana Mohammad Ali

And they designed a plan against him, but We brought them low.

16 Mohammad Habib Shakir

And he said: Surely I fly to my lord; He will guide me.

17 Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

And he said: Lo! I am going unto my Lord Who will guide me.

18 Muhammad Sarwar

(Abraham) said, "I will go to my Lord who will guide me".

19 Qaribullah & Darwish

He said: 'I will go to my Lord; He will guide me.

20 Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

And he said: "Verily, I am going to my Lord. He will guide me!"

21 Wahiduddin Khan

He said, "I will go to my Lord: He is sure to guide me.

22 Talal Itani

He said, “I am going towards my Lord, and He will guide me.”

23 Tafsir jalalayn

And he said, `I shall indeed depart to my Lord, I shall emigrating to Him from the abode of disbelief -- He will guide me, to the place to which My Lord has commanded that I end up in, and this was Syria. When he reached the Holy Land, he said;

24 Tafseer Ibn Kathir

Ibrahim's Emigration, the Test of the Sacrifice of Isma`il, and how Allah blessed Him

Allah tells us that after He helped His close friend Ibrahim, peace be upon him, against his people, and after Ibrahim gave up hoping that they would ever believe despite all the mighty signs that they had witnessed, he emigrated away from them, and said;

وَقَالَ إِنِّي ذَاهِبٌ إِلَى رَبِّي سَيَهْدِينِ



رَبِّ هَبْ لِي مِنَ الصَّالِحِينَ