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A Mus'haf is a Arabic word that literarly means "cover", as in a book cover. In common terms, it refers to an individual copy of the Qur'an. The word is pronounced "Mus-haf" and not "Mu-sh-af". Sura (sometimes referred to as Surah) ( ) is an Arabic term literally meaning picture, evidence, or proof. ... Ayah ( , plural Ayat ) is the Arabic word for sign or miracle. ... Quran reading is the reading (tartil, tajwid, or taghbir) aloud, reciting, chanting, or singing of portions of the Quran. ... TajwÄ«d (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 Quran as recitation. ... A manzil (منزل, plural manazil, منازل) is one of seven parts of roughly equal length into which the Quran is divided for the purpose of reciting the entire text in one week. ... A juz (جزء, plural ajza, اجزاء) is one of thirty parts of roughly equal length into which the Quran is divided for the purpose of reciting the entire text in one month. ... A hizb (حزب , plural ahzab,احزاب) is one half of a juz and thus comprises roughly one 60th of the text of the Quran. ... For other uses, see Hafiz (disambiguation). ... Qari, literally meaning reader, is a person who recites the Quran with some sort of recitation rule (tajweed). ... Definition - Revenue per Available Seat Mile. ... Translations of the Qurán are versions of the holy book of Islam in languages other than Arabic. ... // By first printing date 1100s Lex Mahumet pseudoprophete - circa 1143, Latin, by Robert of Ketton 1900s The Holy Quran -1917, English, by Ahmadiya Maulana Muhammad Ali, ISBN 0913321117. ... A tafsir ( (Arabic: تفسير )tafsÄ«r, also transliterated tafseer, Arabic explanation) is Quranic exegesis or commentary. ... Regarding the origin and development of the Quran, Islamic scholars proceed with the assumption that the Quran is a divine, uncreated text which is exactly the same today as when it was revealed to the Islamic prophet Muhammad. ... The Madinan suras of the Quran are those suras which were revealed at Madina, after Muhammads hijra from Makka, when the Muslims were establishing a state rather than being, as at Makka, an oppressed minority. ... The Makkan suras are the chronologically earlier suras of the Quran that were revealed at Makka. ... Some of the Quranic verses are said to be revealed pertaining to some specific person. ... Asbāb al-nuzÅ«l, an Arabic term meaning occasions of revelation, is a a secondary genre of Qurānic exegesis (tafsir) directed at establishing the context in which specific verses of the Qurān were revealed. ... Naskh, an Arabic word meaning abrogation, is a technical term for a major genre of Islamic exegesis dealing with the problem of seemingly contradictory verses in the Quran. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Alexander the Great is thought by most scholars to be the Zul-qarnain (meaning The Two-Horned Lord) mentioned in the Quran in Surat Al-Kahf (chapter 18;The Cave). Historical Background Alexander the Great was an immensely popular figure in the classical and post-classical cultures of the... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Bakkah (Arabic: ‎) is a place mentioned in surah 3:96 of the Quran. ... A tree diagram of the Quranic initial letters, labelled with the respective numbers of occurrences. ... Quran and Sunnah is a often quoted Islamic term regarding the sources of Islam. ... Ibn Baz was a follower of the Muslim scholars Muhammad ibn Abd al Wahhab and Ibn Taymiyya; he belonged to that current of Muslim thought sometimes called Salafism and sometimes called Wahabbism. ... People are knon to have attributed several Miracles to the Quran[1], some claiming the Quran itself to be a Miracle. ... Please wikify (format) this article as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... An esoteric interpretation of the Qur’an is an interpretation of the Qur’an which includes attribution of esoteric or mystic meanings to the text by the interpretater and in this aspect its method is different from the conventional exegesis of the Qur’an called tafsir. ... This article or section may contain original research or unverified claims. ... Quran desecration means insulting the Quran, the holy book of Islam, by defiling or disfacing it. ... There are two verses named Surah of Wilaya and Nurayn that are claimed to be included in the Quran. ... Satanic Verses is an expression coined by the historian Sir William Muir in reference to several verses allegedly interpolated into an early version of the Qurān and later expunged. ... The Qisas al-anbiya (قصص الأنبياء) or Stories of the Prophets refers to various collections of tales adapted from the Quran. ... Beit Al Quran, Hoora Beit Al Quran (Arabic: بيت القرآن) means House of Quran in Arabic. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... The Qurān [1] (Arabic: , literally the recitation; also called The Noble Quran; also transliterated as Quran, Koran (the traditional term in English), and Al-Quran), is the central religious text of Islam. ...


The Islamic Term "al-Qur'an" means "The recitation", denoting content. When referering to the material book, some use the term Mus'haf. This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Recitation means a discussion carried by a Teaching Assistant to supplement a lecture given by a senior faculty at an academic institution. ...


This use has ledd to a missconception: Some belive the Mushaf of Fatimah to mean the "Qur'an of Fatimah", thus accusing the Shi'a of beliving in a special Qur'an.


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Suhuf and Mushaf (173 words)
Mushaf (pl. masahif) means the collected suhuf, brought together into a fixed order, such as between two covers, into a volume.
In the history of the written text of the Qur'an, suhuf stands for the sheets on which the Qur'an was collected in the time of Abu Bakr.
Mushaf in the present context means the sheets on which the Qur'an was collected in the time of 'Uthman.
PAF assets moved to eastern border, says Mushaf - PakDef Forums (1721 words)
To a question, Mushaf said PAF during the period of sanctions from the west had completed its homework with regard to its upgrading and after lifting of these, "we have open options and will go for the best but our prime job is to put the house in order first".
Mushaf also underscored the need to maintain "credible deterrent forces both in conventional and nuclear domains to counter any military misadventure" by the eastern neighbour.
Mushaf said air power would always be the tool of first resort and the ground and surface forces would come in to settle the political issues.
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