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Verse (2:1) - English Translation


Welcome to the Quranic Arabic Corpus, an annotated linguistic resource for the Holy Quran. This page shows seven parallel translations in English for the first verse of chapter 2 (sūrat l-baqarah). Click on the Arabic text to below to see word by word details of the verse's morphology.


Chapter (2) sūrat l-baqarah (The Cow)

Sahih International: Alif, Lam, Meem.

Pickthall: Alif. Lam. Mim.

Yusuf Ali: A.L.M.

Shakir: Alif Lam Mim.

Muhammad Sarwar: Alif. Lam. Mim.

Mohsin Khan: Alif-Lam-Mim. [These letters are one of the miracles of the Quran and none but Allah (Alone) knows their meanings].

Arberry: Alif Lam Mim

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