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yurīdu
يُرِيدُ
Wishes
l-lahu
ٱللَّهُ
Allah
liyubayyina
لِيُبَيِّنَ
to make clear
lakum
لَكُمْ
to you
wayahdiyakum
وَيَهْدِيَكُمْ
and to guide you
sunana
سُنَنَ
(to) ways
alladhīna
ٱلَّذِينَ
(of) those
min
مِن
from
qablikum
قَبْلِكُمْ
before you
wayatūba
وَيَتُوبَ
and (to) accept repentance
ʿalaykum
عَلَيْكُمْۗ
from you.
wal-lahu
وَٱللَّهُ
And Allah
ʿalīmun
عَلِيمٌ
(is) All-Knowing,
ḥakīmun
حَكِيمٌ
All-Wise.

Yureedul laahu liyubai yina lakum wa yahdiyakum sunanal lazeena min qablikum wa yatooba 'alaikum; wallaahu 'Aleemun Hakeem

Sahih International:

Allah wants to make clear to you [the lawful from the unlawful] and guide you to the [good] practices of those before you and to accept your repentance. And Allah is Knowing and Wise.

1 A. J. Arberry

God desires to make clear to you, and to guide you in the institutions of those before you, and to turn towards you; God is All-knowing, All-wise;

2 Abdul Haleem

He wishes to make His laws clear to you and guide you to the righteous ways of those who went before you. He wishes to turn towards you in mercy- He is all knowing, all wise-

3 Abdul Majid Daryabadi

Allah intendeth to expound unto you and to guide you into the dispensations of those before you and relent toward you. And Allah is Knowing, Wise.

4 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

Allah doth wish to make clear to you and to show you the ordinances of those before you; and (He doth wish to) turn to you (In Mercy); And Allah is All-knowing, All-wise.

5 Abul Ala Maududi

Allah wants to make all this clear to you, and to guide you to the ways which the righteous have followed in the past. He will turn graciously towards you. Allah is All-Knowing, All-Wise.

6 Ahmed Ali

God wishes to make it clear to you and guide you through the example of earlier people, and to forgive you, for God is all-knowing and all-wise.

7 Ahmed Raza Khan

Allah wills to explain His commands to you and show you the ways of those before you, and to incline towards you with His mercy; and Allah is All Knowing, Wise.

8 Ali Quli Qarai

Allah desires to explain [the laws] to you, and to guide you to the customs of those who were before you, and to turn toward you clemently, and Allah is all-knowing, all-wise.

9 Ali Ünal

God wills to explain to you (His commandments in which your happiness lie), and to guide you to the (righteous) ways of life of those who preceded you, and to turn to you (with mercy and favor). God is All-Knowing, All-Wise.

10 Amatul Rahman Omar

Allâh desires to make clear (His commandments) to you, and guide you to the (righteous) ways of your predecessors, and to turn to you with mercy. Verily, Allâh is All-Knowing, All-Wise.

11 English Literal

God wants to clarify/show/explain to you and (He) guides you (to) those who (were) before you`s laws/ways, and He forgives on you, and God (is) knowledgeable, wise/judicious.

12 Faridul Haque

Allah wills to explain His commands to you and show you the ways of those before you, and to incline towards you with His mercy; and Allah is All Knowing, Wise.

13 Hamid S. Aziz

Allah wishes to make the burden light for you, for man was created weak.

14 Hilali & Khan

Allah wishes to make clear (what is lawful and what is unlawful) to you, and to show you the ways of those before you, and accept your repentance, and Allah is All-Knower, All-Wise.

15 Maulana Mohammad Ali

And whoever among you cannot afford to marry free believing women, (let him marry) such of your believing maidens as your right hands possess. And Allah knows best your faith -- you are (sprung) the one from the other. So marry them with the permission of their masters, and give them their dowries justly, they being caste, not fornicating, nor receiving paramours; then if they are guilty of adultery when they are taken in marriage, they shall suffer half the punishment for free married women. This is for him among you who fears falling into evil. And that you abstain is better for you. And Allah is Forgiving, Merciful.

16 Mohammad Habib Shakir

Allah desires to explain to you, and to guide you into the ways of those before you, and to turn to you (mercifully), and Allah is Knowing, Wise.

17 Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

Allah would explain to you and guide you by the examples of those who were before you, and would turn to you in mercy. Allah is Knower, Wise.

18 Muhammad Sarwar

God wants to guide you, explain to you the customs of those who lived before you, and grant you forgiveness. He is All-knowing and All-wise.

19 Qaribullah & Darwish

Allah wishes to make this clear to you and to guide you along the ways of those who have gone before you, and turns towards you. And Allah is the Knower, the Wise.

20 Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

Allah wishes to make clear (what is lawful and what is unlawful) to you, and to show you the ways of those before you, and accept your repentance, and Allah is All-Knower, All-Wise.

21 Wahiduddin Khan

God wishes to explain things to you and guide you to the ways of those who have gone before you and to turn to you in mercy. God is all knowing and all wise.

22 Talal Itani

God intends to make things clear to you, and to guide you in the ways of those before you, and to redeem you. God is Most Knowing, Most Wise.

23 Tafsir jalalayn

God desires to make clear to you, the laws of your religion and what is in your best interests, and to guide you in the ways, the paths, of those, prophets, before you, in the way of what is lawful and what is unlawful, so that you might follow them, and to turn [in forgiveness] towards you, bringing you back from the disobedience which you practised, to obedience to Him; God is Knowing, of you, Wise, in what He has ordained for you.

24 Tafseer Ibn Kathir

Allah says;

يُرِيدُ اللّهُ لِيُبَيِّنَ لَكُمْ

Allah wishes to make clear (what is lawful and what is unlawful) to you,

Allah explains to the believers what He has allowed and prohibited for them in this and other Surahs.

وَيَهْدِيَكُمْ سُنَنَ الَّذِينَ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ

And to show you the ways of those before you,

meaning their righteous ways and how to adhere to the commandments that He likes and is pleased with.

وَيَتُوبَ عَلَيْكُمْ

and accept your repentance.

from sin and error

وَاللّهُ عَلِيمٌ حَكِيمٌ




and Allah is All-Knower, All-Wise.

in His commands, decrees, actions and statements.

Allah's statement