This new bilingual edition, approved by Al-Azhar University, the chief center of Islamic and Arabic learning in the world, offers a comprehensive and accurate rendering of the Qur'an into modern English. The clear, rigorous translation, one of the only English translations available by a native Arabic speaker, is laid out here in dual column format directly opposing the Arabic text to allow the reader to make careful verse by verse comparisons.
• approved by Al-Azhar University, Cairo.
• easy-to-read translation into modern English.
• index of surahs (chapters).
• English and Arabic headers.
• verse numbers within text in English and Arabic.
• explanatory footnotes in English.
|Publisher||New York University Press|