koran koran  /kɔ ˈrɑn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina

Synonym(s)

News

  • Making The Switch: An American Woman's Journey To Islam

    Each week, Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin brings listeners an unexpected side of the news by talking with someone personally affected by the stories making headlines. Karen Danielson converted to Islam three decades ago, was she was 19. She was raised Catholic, and then later became a Baptist and enrolled in a Baptist college, where she picked up the Koran.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: KERA North Texas

Quotes

  1. "As the Holy Koran tells us, be conscious of God and speak always the truth", President Obama said.
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Novinite.com

  2. Among them, Republican Congressman Virgil Goode said if voters failed to support his proposals for stricter immigration rules "there will likely be many more Muslims elected to office and demanding the use of the Koran ...... eroding the country's...
    on Dec 22, 2006 By: Virgil Goode Source: New Zealand Herald

  3. Mr. Wilders told reporters after his film's release that "Islam and the Koran are dangers to the preservation of freedom in the Netherlands in the long term, and I have to warn people of that."
    on Mar 27, 2008 By: Geert Wilders Source: New York Times

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