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laqad
لَقَدْ
Certainly,
ji'nākum
جِئْنَٰكُم
We have brought you
bil-ḥaqi
بِٱلْحَقِّ
the truth,
walākinna
وَلَٰكِنَّ
but
aktharakum
أَكْثَرَكُمْ
most of you,
lil'ḥaqqi
لِلْحَقِّ
to the truth
kārihūna
كَٰرِهُونَ
(are) averse.

Laqad ji'naakum bilhaqqi wa laakinna aksarakum lilhaqqi kaarihoon

Sahih International:

We had certainly brought you the truth, but most of you, to the truth, were averse.

1 A. J. Arberry

'We brought you the truth, but most of you were averse to the truth.'

2 Abdul Haleem

We have brought you the Truth but most of you despise it.

3 Abdul Majid Daryabadi

Assuredly We brought the truth Unto you, but most Of you are to the truth averse.

4 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

Verily We have brought the Truth to you; but most of you have a hatred for Truth.

5 Abul Ala Maududi

We brought you the Truth; but to the truth most of you were averse.”

6 Ahmed Ali

We have brought to you the truth, but most of you despise the truth.

7 Ahmed Raza Khan

Indeed We have brought the Truth to you, but most of you detest the Truth.

8 Ali Quli Qarai

‘We certainly brought you the truth, but most of you were averse to the truth.’

9 Ali Ünal

We have brought you the truth, assuredly, but most of you are averse to the truth.

10 Amatul Rahman Omar

(God will say,) `We really brought you the Truth, yet most of you were those who found the truth hard (to follow).´

11 English Literal

We had (E) come to you with the truth , and but most of you to the truth (are) hating.

12 Faridul Haque

Indeed We have brought the Truth to you, but most of you detest the Truth.

13 Hamid S. Aziz

Certainly We have brought you the Truth, but most of you are averse to the Truth.

14 Hilali & Khan

Indeed We have brought the truth (Muhammad SAW with the Quran), to you, but most of you have a hatred for the truth.

15 Maulana Mohammad Ali

And they cry: O Malik, let thy Lord make an end of us. He will say: You shall stay (here).

16 Mohammad Habib Shakir

Certainly We have brought you the truth, but most of you are averse to the truth.

17 Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

We verily brought the Truth unto you, but ye were, most of you, averse to the Truth.

18 Muhammad Sarwar

We brought you the truth but most of you disliked it".

19 Qaribullah & Darwish

We brought you the truth, but most of you were averse to the truth.

20 Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

Indeed We have brought the truth to you, but most of you have a hatred for the truth.

21 Wahiduddin Khan

We have certainly brought the truth to you: but most of you have an aversion for the truth.

22 Talal Itani

We have given you the truth, but most of you hate the truth.

23 Tafsir jalalayn

God, exalted be He, says; `Verily We brought you, O people of Mecca, the truth, by the tongue of the Messenger, but most of you were averse to the truth'.

24 Tafseer Ibn Kathir

لَقَدْ جِيْنَاكُم بِالْحَقِّ



Indeed We have brought the truth to you,

meaning, `We have explained it to you clearly and in detail.'

وَلَكِنَّ أَكْثَرَكُمْ لِلْحَقِّ كَارِهُونَ



but most of you have a hatred for the truth.

means, `but your nature could not accept it and did not seek it; on the contrary, you followed and venerated falsehood, and you stood in the way of truth and refused it, and despised its followers.'

So they will blame themselves and will feel regret at the time when regret will not be of any benefit to them.

Then Allah says;

أَمْ أَبْرَمُوا أَمْرًا فَإِنَّا مُبْرِمُونَ