˹Do they attribute to Him˺ those who are brought up in fineries and are not commanding in disputes?
— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
(thinking) “What! Someone brought up1 amid adornments and, in conflict, cannot be evident?”2
— Fadel Soliman, Bridges’ translation
Is it that (Allah has chosen) those (as His offspring) who are grown up in ornaments, and who cannot express themselves in debate clearly?
(Like they then for Allâh) a creature who is brought up in adornments (wearing silk and gold ornaments, i.e. women), and who in dispute cannot make herself clear?
— Muhammad Taqi-ud-Din al-Hilali & Muhammad Muhsin Khan
Is it that (Allah has chosen) those (as His offspring) who are grown up in ornaments and who cannot express themselves in debate clearly?
— Mufti Taqi Usmani
Is he who is brought up amid ornaments and in adversariness is without (demonstrable) evidence (to be associated with Allah)?
— Dr. Ghali
‘Someone who is brought up amongst trinkets, who cannot put together a clear argument?’
— Abdul Haleem
(Liken they then to Allah) that which is bred up in outward show, and in dispute cannot make itself plain?
Is then one brought up among trinkets, and unable to give a clear account in a dispute (to be associated with Allah)?
— Yusuf Ali
Or [do they ascribe to Allah] one who is brought up in ornaments and is not able to present a clear argument in disputation?
— Ruwwad Center
Is someone who is set up just to look pretty while he is unable to discuss things clearly [worth worshipping]?
— Muhammad Hijab
So is one brought up in ornaments while being during conflict unevident1 [attributed to Allah]?
— Saheeh International
Do they assign to Allah one who grows up amidst ornaments and is not well-versed in the art of disputation?1
— Tafheem-ul-Quran - Abul Ala Maududi