What does the word koran mean?

Usage examples for koran

  1. The same applies to the Semitic family which comprises, as its most important members, the Hebrew of the Old Testament, the Arabic of the Koran, and the ancient languages on the monuments of Phoenicia and Carthage, of Babylon and Assyria. – A Manual of the Antiquity of Man by J. P. MacLean
  2. Still, the Master's word was law even above Al Koran. – The Flying Legion by George Allan England
  3. The Moslems generally try to secure a strip of this cloth as a mark for the Koran, or for some such purpose. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton