Muhammad Habib Shakir: Those who swear that they will not go in to their wives should wait four months; so if they go back, then Allah is surely Forgiving, Merciful.
Abdullah Yusuf Ali: For those who take an oath for abstention from their wives, a waiting for four months is ordained; if then they return, Allah is Oft-forgiving, Most Merciful.
M.Pickthall: Those who forswear their wives must wait four months; then, if they change their mind, lo! Allah is Forgiving, Merciful.
Amatul Rahmân Omer: Those who vow (to abstain) from their wives, (the maximum) period of waiting (for them) is four months (after which divorce becomes inevitable), then if they (are reconciled within four months and) revert (to their normal relations), then, surely, Allâh is Great Protector, Ever Merciful.
Maulana Mohammad Ali: Those who swear that they will not go in to their wives should wait four months; then if they go back, Allah is surely Forgiving, Merciful.