A closeup of the Alkoran or The Koran.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: Ar qur'ān, literally , book, reading, recitation from qara'a, to read
- Koranic adjective
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Origin: Arabic (al-)qur’ān, (the) reading, recitation, Koran, from qara’a, to read, recite; see qrא in Semitic roots.
- Ko·ranˈic adjective