The Jinn<sup><i>a</i></sup>

in The Qur'an

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780192831934
Published online November 2007 |

Series: Oxford World's Classics

 The Jinna

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A Meccan sura that gives an account of what a group ofjinn said when they overheard a recitation of the Quran and realized its truth (verses 115). This is a lesson to the Meccan Arabs, who are also told that the Prophet can help them only by delivering the MessageGod is the All Powerful One (verses 1628). The disbelievers are threatened with what they will meet on the Day of Judgement (verses 237).

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Subjects: Society and Culture ; Islam

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