Qur'an
I. noun see Koran II. see Quran

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  • Qur’an — Qur·’an (kə rănʹ, ränʹ, kô , kō ) n. Variant of Koran. * * * …   Universalium

  • Qur’an — Qur·’an (kə rănʹ, ränʹ, kô , kō ) n. Variant of Koran. * * * …   Universalium

  • Qur'an — Qur• an [[t]kʊˈrɑn, ˈræn[/t]] n. ear Koran …   From formal English to slang

  • Qur'an — is a transliterated Arabic spelling in English of Koran …   Modern English usage

  • Qur'an — The Qur’an [pronounced qurˈʔaːn ( scripture ). The latter two terms also denote units of revelation. Other related words are: , transliterated as: ArabDIN|bismi llāhi ar raḥmāni ar raḥīmi .] an Arabic phrase meaning ( In the name of God, Most… …   Wikipedia

  • Qurʾān — or Koran Sacred scripture of Islam, regarded by Muslims as the infallible word of God, revealed to the Prophet Muhammad. The book, first compiled in its authoritative form in the 7th century, consists of 114 chapters (sūrahs) of varying length,… …   Universalium

  • Qur'an — Die erste Sure al Fatiha in einer Handschrift von Hattat Aziz Efendi (Transkription und Übersetzung auf der Bildbeschreibungsseite) Der Koran oder Qur an [qurˈʔaːn] (‏القرآن‎ al qurʾān, „d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Qur’an — Die erste Sure al Fatiha in einer Handschrift von Hattat Aziz Efendi (Transkription und Übersetzung auf der Bildbeschreibungsseite) Der Koran oder Qur an [qurˈʔaːn] (‏القرآن‎ al qurʾān, „d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Qur’an — (‘Recitation’)    The Qur’an, or Koran as it is sometimes spelled, is the foundational text of Islam. Muslims believe it is the revealed word of God, disclosed gradually (over a period of twenty two years) to the Prophet Muhammad via the angel… …   Islamic philosophy dictionary

  • Qur'an — Coran Pour les articles homonymes, voir Coran (homonymie). Le Coran …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Qur'an — Qu|r an [ko:ˈra:n, kə US kəˈræn, ˈra:n] n the Qur an another spelling of ↑Koran (=the holy book of Islam) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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