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yābanī
يَٰبَنِىٓ
O Children
ādama
ءَادَمَ
(of) Adam!
immā
إِمَّا
If
yatiyannakum
يَأْتِيَنَّكُمْ
come to you
rusulun
رُسُلٌ
Messengers
minkum
مِّنكُمْ
from you
yaquṣṣūna
يَقُصُّونَ
relating
ʿalaykum
عَلَيْكُمْ
to you
āyātī
ءَايَٰتِىۙ
My Verses,
famani
فَمَنِ
then whoever
ittaqā
ٱتَّقَىٰ
fears Allah,
wa-aṣlaḥa
وَأَصْلَحَ
and reforms,
falā
فَلَا
then no
khawfun
خَوْفٌ
fear
ʿalayhim
عَلَيْهِمْ
on them
walā
وَلَا
and not
hum
هُمْ
they
yaḥzanūna
يَحْزَنُونَ
will grieve.

yaa Banee Aadama immaa yaatiyannakum Rusulum minkum yaqussoona 'alaikum Aayaatee famanit taqaa wa aslaha falaa khawfun 'alaihim wa laa hum yahzanoon

Sahih International:

O children of Adam, if there come to you messengers from among you relating to you My verses, then whoever fears Allah and reforms - there will be no fear concerning them, nor will they grieve.

1 A. J. Arberry

Children of Adam! If there should come to you Messengers from among you, relating to you My signs, then whosoever is godfearing and makes amends -- no fear shall be on them, neither shall they sorrow.

2 Abdul Haleem

Children of Adam, when messengers come to you from among yourselves, reciting My revelations to you, for those who are conscious of God and live righteously, there will be no fear, nor will they grieve.

3 Abdul Majid Daryabadi

O Children of Adam! if there come unto you apostles from amongst you recounting My signs unto you, then whosoever shall fear God and amend, on them no fear shall come nor they shall grieve.

4 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

O ye Children of Adam! whenever there come to you messengers from amongst you, rehearsing My signs unto you,- those who are righteous and mend (their lives),- on them shall be no fear nor shall they grieve.

5 Abul Ala Maududi

Children of Adam! If Messengers come to you from amongst yourselves who rehearse to you My signs, then those who shun disobedience and mend their ways shall have nothing to fear, nor shall they grieve.

6 Ahmed Ali

O sons of Adam, when apostles come to you from among you, who convey My messages, then those who take heed and amend will have neither fear nor regret.

7 Ahmed Raza Khan

O Descendants of Adam! If Noble Messengers from among you come to you narrating My verses – so whoever practices piety and reforms – upon him shall be no fear nor shall he grieve.

8 Ali Quli Qarai

O Children of Adam! If there come to you apostles from among yourselves, recounting to you My signs, then those who are Godwary and righteous will have no fear, nor will they grieve.

9 Ali Ünal

O children of Adam! (As to your earthly life, the term of which has already been appointed, We have decreed): Whenever there come to you Messengers from among yourselves, relating to you My Revelations, then whoever keeps from disobedience to Me and them so as to deserve My protection and mends his ways, thus acting for the general peace in the community, they will have no fear, nor will they grieve.

10 Amatul Rahman Omar

O Children of Adam! whenever there come to you Messengers from amongst yourselves relating to you My Messages, then whosoever (by accepting them) becomes secure against evil and amends, there shall remain no fear on them nor shall they grieve.

11 English Literal

You Adam`s sons and daughters, if/whenever messengers from you come to you, they narrate/relay/inform on (to) you My verses/evidences , so who feared and obeyed and corrected/repaired , so no fear/fright on them, and nor they be sad/grieving.

12 Faridul Haque

O Descendants of Adam! If Noble Messengers from among you come to you narrating My verses - so whoever practices piety and reforms - upon him shall be no fear nor shall he grieve.

13 Hamid S. Aziz

O children of Adam! Verily, there will come to you Messengers from amongst you, narrating unto you My Signs; then whoever fears Allah (refrains from evil) and does what is right (makes amends), there is no fear for them, nor shall they grieve.

14 Hilali & Khan

O Children of Adam! If there come to you Messengers from amongst you, reciting to you, My Verses, then whosoever becomes pious and righteous, on them shall be no fear, nor shall they grieve.

15 Maulana Mohammad Ali

And every nation has a term; so when its term comes, they cannot remain behind the least while, nor can they precede (it).

16 Mohammad Habib Shakir

O children of Adam! if there come to you apostles from among you relating to you My communications, then whoever shall guard (against evil) and act aright-- they shall have no fear nor shall they grieve.

17 Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

O Children of Adam! When messengers of your own come unto you who narrate unto you My revelations, then whosoever refraineth from evil and amendeth - there shall no fear come upon them neither shall they grieve.

18 Muhammad Sarwar

Children of Adam, when Messengers from among your own people come to you to preach My revelations, those who choose piety and reform themselves will have nothing to fear nor will they be grieved.

19 Qaribullah & Darwish

Children of Adam, when Messengers of your own come to narrate to you My verses, those who are cautious and mend their ways will have nothing to fear neither shall they be saddened,

20 Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

O Children of Adam! If there come to you Messengers from among you, reciting to you My Ayat, then whosoever has Taqwa and becomes righteous, on them shall be no fear nor shall they grieve.

21 Wahiduddin Khan

Children of Adam! If messengers come to you from among yourselves, reciting My revelations to you, then those that take warning and mend their ways, on such shall come no fear nor shall they grieve.

22 Talal Itani

O Children of Adam! When messengers from among you come to you, relating to you My revelations—whoever practices piety and reforms—upon them shall be no fear, nor shall they grieve.

23 Tafsir jalalayn

O Children of Adam! If (imm; the nn of the conditional particle in has been assimilated with the extra m) there should come to you messengers from among you, narrating to you My signs, then whoever fears, associating others with God, and makes amends, in his actions -- no fear shall befall them, neither shall they grieve, in the Hereafter.

24 Tafseer Ibn Kathir

يَا بَنِي ادَمَ إِمَّا يَأْتِيَنَّكُمْ رُسُلٌ مِّنكُمْ يَقُصُّونَ عَلَيْكُمْ ايَاتِي

O Children of Adam! If there come to you Messengers from among you, reciting to you My Ayat,

Allah then warned the Children of Adam that He sent to them Messengers who conveyed to them His Ayat.

Allah also conveyed good news, as well as warning,

فَمَنِ اتَّقَى وَأَصْلَحَ

then whosoever has Taqwa and becomes righteous,

by abandoning the prohibitions and performing acts of obedience,

فَلَ خَوْفٌ عَلَيْهِمْ وَلَا هُمْ يَحْزَنُونَ