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Qurʾan

[koo-rahn, -ran] /kʊˈrɑn, -ˈræn/
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Quran
1876, variant spelling (preferred by scholars) of Koran (q.v.), from Arabic qur'an, lit. "book, reading, recitation," from qara'a "to read."
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