By revealing this Qur’an to you, we hereby narrate to you the best narrative, while before this you were among those unaware (of it).
— Mufti Taqi Usmani
We, Ever We, narrate to you the fairest of narratives in that We have revealed to you this Qur'an, and decidedly before it you were indeed one of the heedless.
— Dr. Ghali
We tell you [Prophet] the best of stories in revealing this Quran to you. Before this you were one of those who knew nothing about them.
— Abdul Haleem
We narrate unto thee (Muhammad) the best of narratives in that We have inspired in thee this Qur'an, though aforetime thou wast of the heedless.
We do relate unto thee the most beautiful of stories, in that We reveal to thee this (portion of the) Qur'an: before this, thou too was among those who knew it not.
— Yusuf Ali
(Эй Муҳаммад алайҳис-салоту вас-салом), Биз сизга ушбу Қуръон (сураси)ни ваҳий қилиш билан қиссаларнинг энг гўзалини сўйлаб берурмиз. Ҳолбуки (Қуръон нозил бўлиши)дан илгари, сиз (бу қиссадан) бехабар кишилардан (бири) эдингиз!
— Alauddin Mansour
We relate to you, [O Muḥammad], the best of stories in what We have revealed to you of this Qur’ān although you were, before it, among the unaware.
— Saheeh International
(O Muhammad), by revealing the Qur'an to you We narrate to you in the best manner the stories of the past although before this narration you were utterly unaware of them1.
— Tafheem-ul-Quran - Abul Ala Maududi