Part of a series on the Qur'an
|Origin and development|
Meccan revelations · Medinan revelations
|Qur'an and Sunnah|
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The Medinan suras of the Qur'an are those suras which were revealed at Medina, after Muhammad's hijra from Mecca, when the Muslims were establishing a state rather than being, as at Mecca, an oppressed minority. The Qur’an ( القرآن, literally "the recitation" also sometimes transliterated as Qur’ān, Koran, Alcoran A Mus'haf ( مصحف, pronounced "Mus-haf" not "Mu-sh-af" is a "codex" or a collection of sheets ( Sahifa, see below Sura (sometimes spelt "Surah" ar سورة, plural "Suwar" ar سور is an Arabic term literally meaning "something enclosed or surrounded Ayah (ar آية, plural Ayat ar آيات) is the Arabic word for sign or Miracle, cognate with Hebrew ot, Qur'an reading is the reading ( Tarteel, Tajwid, or taghbir) aloud reciting, or Chanting of portions of the Tajwīd ( تجويد) is an Arabic word meaning proper pronunciation during Recitation, as well as recitation at a moderate speed Tarteel ( Arabic: ترتيل) is an Arabic term that is wide in meaning but is commonly translated in reference to the Qur'an as "recitation Hafith or Hafiz ( Arabic: حافظ قرآن or حافظ plural huffaz) literally meaning 'guardian' is a term used by Muslims in modern Manzil ( Arabic: منزل; plural manazil, منازل) is the Arabic word for one of seven parts of roughly equal length into which Qari' (قَارٍئplural qurra') literally meaning "reader" is a person who recites the Qur'an with the proper rules of recitation ( Tajweed A juz' (جزء plural اجزاء ajza') literally means "part Rasm (رسم is an Arabic term that signifies "sketch pattern mark design form" Translations of the Qur'an are interpretations of the holy book of Islam in languages other than Arabic. This is a sub-article to Translation of the Qur'an. By first printing date 600s Salman the Persian The study of the origins and development of the Qur’an can be said to fall into two major schools of thought the first being a Traditionalist Muslim view and The Meccan suras are the chronologically earlier Suras of the Qur'an that were revealed at Mecca. Tafsir ( Arabic: تفسير, tafsīr, "interpretation" is the Arabic word for Exegesis Some of the Qur'anic verses are said to be revealed pertaining to some specific person Islamic Justice, truth-telling various virtues and sins the prohibition of Perjury in the Qur'an are repeated many times Justice Asbāb al-nuzūl اسباب النزول, an Arabic term meaning "occasions/circumstances of revelation" is a secondary genre of Qur'ānic Exegesis Naskh (نسخ is an Arabic language word usually translated as " abrogation " it shares the same root as the words appearing The Qur'an, the central religious text of Islam, contains references to over fifty people also found in the Bible, typically in the same or similar Tahrif ( Arabic: ar تحريف "corruption forgery" the stem-II verbal noun of the consonantal root, "to make oblique" Bakkah (بكة is a place mentioned in Surah 396 of the Qur'an. Muqatta`at (Arabic ar مقطعات,are unique letter combinations that begin certain chapters of the Quran. An esoteric interpretation of the Qur'an is an Interpretation of the Qur’an which includes attribution of Esoteric or mystic meanings to the Qur'an and Sunnah is an often quoted Islamic term regarding the sources of Islam Qur'anic literalism is the belief that the verses of the Qur'an should be taken at their apparent meaning rather than employing any sort of interpretation Muslims consider the Qur'an, the holy book of Islam, as the word of God and a Miracle. The relation between Qur'an and science is a strong relation in the Islamic thought This article is about female figures that appear in the Qur'an This is a sub-article to Shī‘a Islam and the Qur'an The Shī‘a view of the Qur'an has some differences from the Sunni view but it must Muslims believe that the Qur'an is the literal word of God as recited to Muhammad through the angel Gabriel. Qur'an desecration is defined as insulting the Qur'an, by defiling or defacing it The Surah of Wilaya and Nurayn are two surahs (chapters that are supposedly claimed to be included in the Qur'an by some Shiite sects Satanic Verses is an expression coined by the historian Sir William Muir in reference to a few verses delivered by Muhammad as part of the Qur'an Tanzil and Inzal, or "to send down" ( Arabic تنزيل refers to the act of descent of the pre-existing Qur'an through different Realms The "Qisas Al-Anbiya" (قصص الأنبياء or Stories of the Prophets refers to various collections of tales adapted from the Quran. Beit Al Qur'an (بيت القرآن means House of Qur'an in Arabic. The Qur’an ( القرآن, literally "the recitation" also sometimes transliterated as Qur’ān, Koran, Alcoran Sura (sometimes spelt "Surah" ar سورة, plural "Suwar" ar سور is an Arabic term literally meaning "something enclosed or surrounded Medina mɛˈdiːnə (المدينة المنورة ælmæˈdiːnæl muˈnɑwːɑrɑ or المدينة ælmæˈdiːnæ also transliterated into English as IMPORTANT PLEASE READ ##### For all questions relating to the addition of (pbuh peace be upon him or other honorifics The Hijra (هِجْرَة or withdrawal is the migration of Muhammad and his followers to the city of Medina in 622 ( Common Era) Mecca ˈmɛkə also spelled Makkah ˈmækə (in full Makkah Al-Mukarramah (Arabic mækːæ(t ælmʊkarˑamæ مكّة المكرمة, literally Honored A Muslim (مسلم pronounced Muslim, not Muzlim) is an adherent of the Religion They are mostly placed at the beginning of the Qur'an, and typically have more and longer ayat. The Qur’an ( القرآن, literally "the recitation" also sometimes transliterated as Qur’ān, Koran, Alcoran Ayah (ar آية, plural Ayat ar آيات) is the Arabic word for sign or Miracle, cognate with Hebrew ot, In accordance with the new situation of the Muslims, these suras more often deal with details of legislation, and every sura which deals with issues of warfare is Madinan, beginning with surat al-Baqara. Legislation (or " Statutory law " is law which has been promulgated (or " Enacted quot by a Legislature or other Governing Sura Al-Baqara ( سورة البقرة, Sūratu al-Baqarah, "The Cow" is the second and the longest Sura (chapter of the
The division of surahs into 'Meccan surahs' and 'Medinan surahs' is primarily a consequence of stylistic and thematic considerations. The Meccan suras are the chronologically earlier Suras of the Qur'an that were revealed at Mecca. Classification of the surahs into these periods is based upon factors such as the length of the verse and the presence or absence of certain key concepts or word (e. g. al-Rahman as name of God).