What does korân mean?

Definitions for korânkəˈrɑn, -ˈræn, kɔ-, koʊ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Koran, Quran, al-Qur'an, Book(noun)

    the sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina


  1. koran(Noun)

    (The Islamic holy book/bible)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Koran(noun)

    the Scriptures of the Mohammedans, containing the professed revelations to Mohammed; -- called also Alcoran

  2. Origin: [Ar. qorn; with the Ar. article, Alkoran, Alcoran; = Turk. Pers. qurn, from Ar. quran, qoran, book, reading, from qr, read. See Alcoran.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Koran

    kō′rän, n. the Mohammedan Scriptures: Alcoran.—adj. Koran′ic. [Ar. qurān, reading.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Korân

    the Bible of the Mohammedans, accepted among them as "the standard of all law and all practice; thing to be gone upon in speculation and life; it is read through in the mosques daily, and some of their doctors have read it 70,000 times, and hard reading it is"; it contains the teaching of Mahomet, collected by his disciples after his death, and arranged the longest chapters first and the shortest, which were the earliest, last; a confused book.

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Anagrams for korân »

  1. Akron

  2. krona, króna


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of korân in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of korân in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ava Muhammad:

    The Koran says fight with those who fight with you.

  2. Abed Awad:

    The taking of hostages and demanding ransom goes against the moral dictates of the Koran.

  3. Wan Abdul Rahim:

    I'm sorry to say that they know how to read the Koran ... but they don't have any expertise in governing.

  4. Hajji Mohammed Aman Jemal:

    The slayings committed by the terrorists (in Libya) are a shocking deed that stands contrary to the Holy Koran.

  5. Its Charter:

    Allah is Its Charter goal, the Prophet its model to be followed, the Koran its constitution, Jihad its way, and death for the sake of Allah its loftiest desire.

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