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qālū
قَالُوا۟
They will say,
lam
لَمْ
"Not
naku
نَكُ
we were
mina
مِنَ
of
l-muṣalīna
ٱلْمُصَلِّينَ
those who prayed,

Qaaloo lam naku minal musalleen

Sahih International:

They will say, "We were not of those who prayed,

1 A. J. Arberry

They shall say, 'We were not of those who prayed, and

2 Abdul Haleem

and they will answer, ‘We did not pray;

3 Abdul Majid Daryabadi

They will say. 'we have not been of those who prayed.

4 Abdullah Yusuf Ali

They will say; "We were not of those who prayed;

5 Abul Ala Maududi

They will answer: “We were not among those who observed Prayer,

6 Ahmed Ali

They will answer: "We did not fulfil our devotional obligations,

7 Ahmed Raza Khan

They said, “We never used to offer the prayer.”

8 Ali Quli Qarai

They will answer, ‘We were not among those who prayed.

9 Ali Ünal

They will reply: "We were not of those who prayed (who turn to God in sincere worship);

10 Amatul Rahman Omar

They will reply, `We were not of those who offered Prayers;

11 English Literal

They said: "We were not from praying."

12 Faridul Haque

They said, “We never used to offer the prayer.”

13 Hamid S. Aziz

They shall say, "We were not of those who prayed;

14 Hilali & Khan

They will say: "We were not of those who used to offer their Salat (prayers)

15 Maulana Mohammad Ali

They will say: We were not of those who prayed;

16 Mohammad Habib Shakir

They shall say: We were not of those who prayed;

17 Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

They will answer: We were not of those who prayed

18 Muhammad Sarwar

They will reply, "We did not pray,

19 Qaribullah & Darwish

They will reply: 'We were not among those who prayed

20 Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

They will say: "We were not of those who used to offer the Salah,"

21 Wahiduddin Khan

and they shall reply, "We were not among those who prayed;

22 Talal Itani

They will say, “We were not of those who prayed.

23 Tafsir jalalayn

They will say, `We were not of those who prayed.

24 Tafseer Ibn Kathir

وَلَمْ نَكُ نُطْعِمُ الْمِسْكِينَ