We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Browse All - Oxford Islamic Studies Online
Select Translation What is This? Selections include: The Koran Interpreted, a translation by A.J. Arberry, first published 1955; The Qur'an, translated by M.A.S. Abdel Haleem, published 2004; or side-by-side comparison view
Chapter: verse lookup What is This? Select one or both translations, then enter a chapter and verse number in the boxes, and click "Go."
:

Browse All


Back Arrow (inactive)Previous
NextNext Arrow

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Displaying: abd - ala

  • ῾Abd al-Jalil Čelebi (Biography)

    See Levni . ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Abdülcelil Çelebi (Biography)

    See Levni . ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Abdulhamid II (Biography)

    (d. 1918 ) Thirty-fourth Ottoman sultan (r. 1876 – 1909 ). His reign faced overwhelming difficulties: an insolvent treasury, violent nationalist movements in the ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Abdülhamid II (Biography)

    Abdülhamid II ( 1842 – 1918 ) was the thirty-fourth Ottoman sultan ( r. 1876 – 1909 ). A profound political and economic crisis ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Abdulmejid, Sultan (Biography)

    (r. 1922 – 24 ) Descendant of Ottoman dynasty installed as caliph by Turkish Grand National Assembly, although not acknowledged as sultan. Appointment led ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Acudoğu (Biography)

    ( b. Istanbul , 1898 ; d. Istanbul , 1957 ). Turkish sculptor . After military service in World War I, in 1918 he ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Adalet Partisi (Subject Entry)

    See Justice Party ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Adalet ve Kalkinma Partisi (AKP) (Subject Entry)

    The Justice and Development Party ( JDP ), known in Turkey by its Turkish acronym, AKP ( Adalet ve Kalkınma Partisi ), was formed ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Adil Düzen (Subject Entry)

    A central program (the name means “just order”) of Turkey's Welfare Party. Consists of a secure social and economic environment, the protection of state ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Adrianople (Subject Entry)

    See Edirne . ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Afghani, Jamal al-Din al- (Biography)

    (d. 1897 ) Thinker and political activist. Born and raised in Iran, although claimed to be of Afghan origin. Educated in Iran and Iraq. ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Afghānī, Jamāl al-Dīn al- (Biography)

    Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī ( 1838 / 39 – 1897 ) was a writer and Pan-Islamist political activist. Controversial during his lifetime, al-Afghānī has become ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Afghānī, Jamāl al-Dīn al- (Biography)

    Controversial during his lifetime, al-Afghānī has become since his death one of the most influential figures in the Muslim world. Life and Activities. Despite ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • Agriculture (Subject Entry)

    There are thirty-four countries with both significant agricultural sectors and majority Muslim populations. They form a broad band running from west to east across ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Ahmed Dalgıç (Biography)

    ( d. Ulubad , Bandırma , Jan. 1608 ). Ottoman architect and worker in mother-of-pearl. He followed the typical career path of an artist ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Ahmed Nakşi (Biography)

    ( fl. 1619 – 22 ). Ottoman painter and astrologer . Employed as the official timekeeper at the Süleymaniye Mosque in Istanbul, he was ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Ahmet Ali (Biography)

    ( b. Üsküdar, Istanbul , 1841 ; d. Istanbul , 1907 ). Turkish painter . In 1859 he became an assistant teacher of painting ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Akkoyunlu (Subject Entry)

    See Aqqoyunlu . ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • ῾Ala῾ al-Din ῾Ali ibn ῾Abd al-Karim (Biography)

    See Ali acemi . ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Alawi (Subject Entry)

    The Alawi are a minority Muslim sect in northwest Syria and Turkey. Their name comes from the term Alawiyun , meaning follower of Ali—Ali ...

    Source: The Islamic World: Past and Present

Back Arrow (inactive)Previous
NextNext Arrow
Oxford University Press

© 2017. All Rights Reserved. Privacy policy and legal notice