Nor are they capable of helping them nor do they help themselves.
The Aya continues that in addition to the fact that those entities do not create anything, they are incapable of help themselves let alone others.
Wala: and not
yastateeAAoona: can they/ they are able/ they are capable
Note: YASTATeeAAooNA is derived from the root TTa-W-Ain and it means willing compliance as a concept. This can be extended to obeying and so forth and also easy capability. YASTATeeAAooNA is an action that is being completed or will be completed. It means: the action of seeking and achieving obeying or willing compliance of the object (NASRAN= support) is happening or will be happening by the subject (third person plural).
Lahum: to them/ for them
Nasran: aid/ support/ hel
Note: the root is N-Sad-R and it means aid or support or backing whether in need or not. NASRAN means aid or support or help.
Note: ANFUSAHUM is derived from the root N-F-S and it means to breath but is extended to mean self since the self breathes and that defines her existence. ANFUSA is a noun that is derived from this root and it means Selves of. HUM means them.
Yansuroona: do they help/ aid/ support
Note: the root is N-Sad-R and it means aid or support or backing whether in need or not. YANSUROON is an action that is happening or will be happening. It means: the action of supporting or aiding or helping the object (ANFUSAHUM= themselves) is happening or will be happening by the subject (third person plural).
Salaam all and have a great day.