The Koran Interpreted is a translation of the Qur’an (the Islamic religious text) by Arthur John Arberry. The translation is from the original Arabic into English. The Koran Interpreted has 19 ratings and 6 reviews. Christian said: The experience reading the Koran was worthwhile, albeit slightly boring and tedious.. . Since its first publication in , Professor A.J. Arberry’s translation has been the finest one available, its magnificently written verse making the Koran.

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Originally published in two volumes, the first containing surasthe second containingthe text continues to be printed to this day, normally in one single volume.

Quran: Arberry translation

The Koran, as is well known, is made up of 1 14 Suras of varing length. And if you do not — and you will not — then fear the Fire, whose fuel is men and stones, prepared for unbelievers.

Shatha marked it as arberrry Oct 16, Dr Bell was a most erudite scholar of Arabic, and had devoted many years to his ‘critical re-arrangement of the Surahs’.

Then he called to her from beneath her: And some men there are who say, ‘We believe in God and the Last Day’; but they are not believers. Then the Infant in the Cradle said, if Joseph’s Shirt be torn before, she hath spoken truth, and Joseph is a lyar; if the Shirt be rent behind, Joseph hath delivered the truth, and she a lyar: Those who conceal what of the Book God has sent down on them, and sell it for a little price —they shall eat naught but the Fire in their bellies; God shall not speak to them on the Day of Resurrection neither purify them; there awaits them a painful chastisement.


Margoliouth, who edited Rodwell’s translation for Everyman ‘s Library, was much taken by its merits, which are indeed considerable.

No, create an account now. And if arrberry are upon a journey, and you do not find a writer, then a pledge in hand. Access to private conversations with other members.

O daughter of Aaron, thy father was not a bad man nor was thy mother a harlot. And who does greater evil than he who bars God’s places of worship, so that His Name be not rehearsed in them, and strives to destroy them?

This is a straight path”. And God sees His servants who say, ‘Our Lord, we believe; forgive us our kroan, and guard us against the chastisement of the Fire’ — 3: All food was lawful to the Children of Israel save what Israel forbade for himself before the Torah was sent down.

Arthur Arberry himself is not different than any other infidel when it comes to belief, he explicitly notes in the book: But the result is not the Glorious Koran, that inimitable symphony, the very sounds of which move men to tears and ecstasy. Jul 29, Messages: This edition was available to the worthy lawyer George Sale, when he set himself the task of replacing Alexander Ross’s translation of Du Ryer; he also had at his disposal a new Latin rendering made by Father Maracci, which appeared at Padua in Chi Zhang marked it as to-read Dec 13, Thou hast come with an amazing thing.

And do not resolve on the knot of marriage until the book has reached its term; and know that God knows what is in your hearts, so be fearful of Him; and know that God is All-forgiving, All-clement. Translations List English translations by Ahmadis.


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If any of you is sick, or injured in his head, then redemption by fast, or freewill offering, or ritual sacrifice. And call in to witness two witnesses, men; or if the two be not men, then one man and two women, such witnesses as you approve of, that if one of the two women errs the other will remind her; and let the witnesses not refuse, whenever they are arbery.

So eat and drink and be of good cheer; and if thou see of mankind any one, O Joseph, take no farther xrberry of this affair: And if you are in doubt concerning that We have sent down on Our servant, then bring a sura like it, and call your witnesses, apart from God, if you are truthful.

The Most High Shake also to thee the palm-trunk, and there shall come tumbling upon thee dates fresh and ripe. Rodwell, the order argerry the Suras — the chapters of which koarn Koran is composed — was completely changed, with the object of reconstituting the historical sequence of its original composition.

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And shake the trunk of the palm-tree toward thee, thou wilt cause ripe dates to fall upon thee. Welcome to Religious Forums, a friendly forum to discuss all religions in a friendly surrounding.

Take not God’s signs in mockery, and remember God’s blessing upon you, and the Book and the Wisdom He has sent down on you, to admonish you.