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Encyclopedia > M. H. Shakir

Mohammad Habib Shakir, born Cairo 1866, died Cairo 1939, translated the Qur'an into English. The Quran (Arabic al-qurʾān أَلْقُرآن; its literal meaning is the recitation and is often called Al Quran Al Karim: The Noble Quran, also transliterated as Quran, Koran, and less commonly Alcoran) is the holy book of Islam. ...

His translation is available online here: http://www.hti.umich.edu/k/koran/



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