Index of the Holy Quran

Aaron Moses' request for help of, 20:29-34, 29a, 48a; 26:13; 28:34; is made a prophet, 4:163; 6:84; 10:75; 19:53; 21:48; 23:45; 25:35; leader of Israelites in Moses' absence, 7:142; not guilty of making the calf, 2:51b; 20:85a, 90, 90a, 95; his excuse, 7:150, 151a. See also Moses.
`Abbas 9:19a.
Abbreviations (Muqatta`at) 2:1a; explanations of, given by companions, 68:1a.
`Abd-Allah the Prophet's father, 93:6a.
`Abd-Allah ibn Shuraih 80:2a.
`Abd-Allah ibn Ubayy 9:84a; 24:11b, 33c; 59:2a; desire of, to become a leader, 2:8a; deserts the Muslim army, 3:121a; funeral service of, 9:80a.
`Abd al-Masih 3:61b.
`Abd al-Muttalib the Prophet's grandfather, 93:6a; prayer of, 105:1a.
`Abd al-`Uzza 111:1a.
Abel 5:27a.
Ablution 5:6; total ablution, when necessary, 4:43b.
Abrahah 105:1a, 5a.
Abraham entire submission of, to Allah, 2:124, 131; 3:67; 4:125; 16:120; 37:83-84; made a prophet and model of virtue, 2:124, 130; 16:120-122; 21:73; 38:45-47; prophethood granted to descendants of, 3:33; 29:27; 37:113; 57:26; preaches against idolatry, 6:74; 19:42-48; 21:52-56, 62-67; 26:69-82; 29:16-17; 37:85-96; 43:26-27; preaches against worship of heavenly bodies, 6:75-83, 75a, 76a; 37:88-89, 89a; breaks the idols, 21:57-67, 58a, 63a; 37:91-93; plans against, to cast into fire, 21:68, 69a; 29:24, 24a; 37:97; is delivered, 21:69-71; 29:24-26, 26a; 37:98-99; controversy with a sun-worshipper, 2:258, 258c; is promised a great kingdom, 2:258a; seeks to understand law of rise and fall of nations, 2:260, 260a; expedition of, against king of Elam, 21:70a; sire of, 6:74a; asks forgiveness for his sire, 9:114; 19:47; 60:4, 4a; is the progenitor of Arabs, 90:3, 3a; prays for a righteous son, 37:100; given good news of Ishmael, 37:101; vision of, to sacrifice his son, 37:102, 102a; settles Ishmael near the Ka`bah, 2:126a; 14:37, 37a; prays for a secure city to be raised there, 2:126; 14:35; 90:1a; prays for Makkah to be made the spiritual centre of the world, 14:37-38; enjoined to purify the Sacred House of idols, 2:125; 22:26; prays for a nation keeping up prayer to be raised in Arabia, 2:128; 14:37, 40; prays, with Ishmael, for a messenger to be raised in Makkah, 2:129; with Ishmael rebuilds Ka`bah, 2:127; covenant made with, 2:124, 124a; Place (Maqam) of, 2:125, 125b; 3:97, 97a; scriptures of, 87:19; messengers come to, 11:69-70; 15:51-52; 51:24-25; informed of birth of a son, 15:53-56; 37:112; 51:28-30; and a grandson, 6:84; 11:71, 71a; 19:49; 21:72; 29:27; pleads for Lot's people, 11:74-76; enjoins Unity on his descendants, 2:132; 43:28; severs connection with enemies, 60:4-5, 4a; an exemplar, 16:120; 60:4; to be remembered with goodness among later generations, 37:108-111; Islam as the religion of, 3:67; Muhammad and his followers are nearest to, 3:68; faith of, followed by Muslims, 2:135a; 4:125; 16:123.
Abrogation doctrine of, in the Qur'an, refuted, 2:106a; 16:101a; of previous scriptures, 2:106a.
Abu `Amir 7:175a; 9:107a.
Abu Bakr pp. I-26, I-57, I-59; 30:3a (4th); 36:20a; 54:45a; collection of the Qur'an by, in writing, pp. I-26, I-59, I-73 to I-77; accompanies the Prophet in his flight, 9:40, 40a; 22:58a; enjoined to show forgiveness, 24:22, 22a.
Abu Jahl 27:48a; 28:56a; 37:62a; 96:7a.
Abu Khuzaimah p. I-59.
Abu Lahab 27:48a; 111:1-3, 1a, 3a; wife of, 111:4-5, 4a; her end, 111:5a; curses the Prophet, 26:214a.
Abu Sufyan 5:54a; 8:5a; 16:75a.
Abu Talib 93:6a; on death bed, 28:56a.
Abuse must be borne with patience, 3:186, 186a; 20:130, 130a; 33:48, 48a; 50:39; 73:10; withdrawing from company of abusers, 4:140, 140a; 6:68; turning away from the ignorant, 7:199; 28:55; showing forgiveness in face of, 2:109, 109a.
Abyssinia Muslims find a shelter in, 5:83a; ch. 19 intro. (3rd); 53:62a; flight to, 22:58a.
Accessions made in war see Muslim Wars.
Actions each responsible for own, 3:30; 4:111; 6:52, 52a; 10:41; 29:12; 52:21, 21b; see Burden, Deeds, Evil, Good works, and Life after death.
`Ad tribe of, 7:65a; deities of, 7:65a; successors of Noah's people, 7:69, 69a; tallness of stature of, 7:69b; their punishment, 7:72, 72a; see 7:65a for full refs.; see also 9:70; 50:13.
Adam created to rule on earth, 2:30, 30b; is created from dust, 3:59, 59a; 7:12a; 15:28, 27a; 17:61; 38:71, 71a; is taught the names, 2:31, 31b; is made complete and granted inspiration, 15:29; 38:72; angels ordered to make submission to, 2:34, 34a; 7:11; 15:28-29; 17:61; 18:50; 20:116; 38:72, 71a; Iblis refuses to submit to, 2:34; 7:11; 15:31; 17:61; 18:50; 20:116; 38:73-74; is made to live in the garden with Eve, 2:35, 35a; 7:19; 20:117-119, 119a; both forbidden to approach the tree, 2:35, 35c; 7:19; is misled by the devil, 2:36; 7:20-22; 20:120-121; result of tasting the tree, 7:22, 22a; 20:121, 121a; clothing of which he was divested, 7:27a; new condition in which he is placed, 2:36b; fault of, due to forgetting, 20:115, 115a; is made conscious of the fault, 7:22a; repentance of, 2:37, 37a; 7:23; excels the whole creation, 2:34, 34a; allegorical nature of the story of, 2:30b; 20:121a; standing for man generally, 2:34a; 3:59a; 7:11a; as a prototype of the perfect man, 38:71a; how Eve was created from, 16:72a; Adam and his descendants chosen, 3:33; two sons of, 5:27-31.
`Addas 16:103a.
`Adi 5:106a.
Adoption 33:4, 4b.
Adornment 7:31, 31a; not prohibited, 7:32, 32a.
Adultery punishment for, 24:1-2, 2a; light view taken of, in modern society, 24:2a; interdict against, 24:3, 3a; strong evidence required to establish the charge, 24:4, 13, 13a; preventives against, 23:5-6; 24:27, 30-31; 70:29-30; punishment for indecency short of, 4:15-16, 15a; see Morals : chastity.
Æsop 31:12a.
Agreement fulfilment of, 5:1, 1a; 16:91-92, 92b; see Morals : true to promises; may be repudiated in case of treachery, 8:58, 58a.
Ahmad prophecy about, 61:6, 6a.
Ahzab see Allies.
`Aish 16:103a.
`A'ishah 2:180a (2nd); 33:50a (3rd); 66:1a; 68:4a; slander against, 24:11-20, 11a; the chief slanderer of, 24:11b.
Alcohol see Intoxicants.
`Ali p. I-57; 2:180a (2nd); 22:58a; 38:24a; collection of the Qur'an by, pp. I-72, I-73.
Allah proper name, ch. 1 : note b; is above limitations, 6:103; 42:11, 11a; has the best, most beautiful names, 7:180, 180a; 17:110; 20:8; 59:24; 16:60; 30:27; everything in universe glorifies Him, 17:44, 44a; 24:41; 59:24; 16:60; 30:27; everything submits to, 3:83; 13:15; 16:48-49; 22:18; evidence for the existence of, 2:28, 28a; 7:172; 10:31-35; 27:60-64, 62a; 35:3, 11-14; 40:61-68; 52:35-36; 56:57-73.
— Unity of : is One, 2:163; 6:19; 14:52; 16:22; 21:108; 22:34, 34a; 37:4; 38:65; 41:6; 112:1; no god besides, 2:255; 3:2; 4:87; 47:19; 52:43; 64:13; not two or three gods, 16:51; 4:171; 5:73; has no associates, 6:163; 17:111; 25:2; has no son, 6:101, 101a; 17:111; 25:2; 112:3; see also under Sonship; error of ascribing daughters to, 37:149-158; see also Feminine divinities; service is due to Him, 1:4; 13:36; 18:110; 36:60-61; 39:64-66; pray to Him alone, 1:4; 10:105-107; 25:68; 26:213; 28:88; 72:18-20; doctrine of Unity, borne witness to, 3:18, 18a; is the basis of all religions, 3:18b; inherent in human nature, 6:41a; Unity of law bears witness to, 21:22, 22a; declared by diversity in nature, 2:164, 164a; 13:4a; absolute Unity proclaimed, 112:1-4, 4a; see also Gods and Polytheism.
— is Loving : 11:90; 85:14; loves those who do good to others, 2:195; 3:134, 148; 5:13, 93; loves those who turn to Him, 2:222; loves the steadfast, 3:146; loves the dutiful, 3:76; 9:4, 7; loves those who trust in Him, 3:159; loves the equitable, 5:42; 49:9; 60:8; love of, gained by following Holy Prophet, 3:31, 31a; loves and is loved, 5:54; created man out of love, 96:2a; to be loved by man, see Human soul : man to love God; is pleased with the righteous, and they with Him, 5:119; 9:100; 58:22; 89:28; 93:5; 98:8.
— is Merciful : (every ch. except 9th starts with this declaration); has ordained it upon Himself to show mercy, 6:12, 12a, 54, 133; most Merciful of all merciful ones, 7:151; 12:64, 92; 21:83; 23:118; mercy is preponderant quality of, 6:160, 160a; 17:54, 54a; embraces all in mercy, 40:7, 7a; 6:147, 147a; 7:156, 156a; all should rejoice in mercy of, 10:58; has created all for mercy, 11:119, 119a; none should despair of His mercy, 12:87; 39:53; mercy of, to wrong-doers, 3:128, 128a; two portions of mercy of, 57:28, 28a.
— is Forgiving : 39:53, 53a; 40:3, 3a; 42:5, 5a, 25, 30, 34, 34a; 74:56, 56b; 3:135, 155; 4:64, 99, 106, 110, 149; 5:101; 6:54; 7:153, 155; 12:98; 14:10, 36, 36b; 20:82; 25:70; 33:71; 53:32; 57:28; accepts repentance, ibid., and see also Repentance.
— is Compassionate : to all, 2:143; 22:65; to believers, 2:207; 3:30; 9:117, 128; 24:20.
— is Good to all : 2:243, 251; 10:60; 12:38; 27:73; see meaning of Beneficent, ch. 1 : note c.
— is Omniscient : knows all things, 2:29; 6:101; 24:35; 29:62; 42:12; comprehends all things in knowledge, 6:80; 7:89; 20:98; His knowledge covers heaven and earth, 2:255; 29:52; 57:4; knows unseen and seen, 13:9; 32:6; 35:38; 49:18; knows atom and less than that, 10:61; 34:2-3; 57:3-4; knows what is in hearts and minds, 2:235; 11:5; 29:10; 33:51; 35:38; knows suggestions of mind, 50:16; knows the secret and yet more hidden, the subconscience, 20:7; knows secret thoughts and open words, 2:77; 6:3; 11:5; 16:23; 27:74; knows the Hour and all in wombs, 13:8; 31:34; 41:47; knows every falling leaf, 6:59; knows secret counsels, 13:10a; 58:7.
— is Omnipotent : has power over all things, 2:20, 106, 284 etc.; 25:54; is Knowing and Powerful, 30:54; 35:44; 42:50; powerful to give spiritual life, 75:4, 4a, 40; 36:81, 81a; 42:29; powerful to change old order, 70:40-41, 41a; powerful to send sign, 6:37; 23:95; powerful to chastise, 6:65; controls all, 4:85.
— is Omnipresent : nearer to man than life-vein, 50:16; is nigh, 2:186, 186a; 11:61; 34:50; is with you wherever you are, 57:4; 58:7; in all directions you face God, 2:115; none can hide himself from God, 4:108; is the fourth in every three, 58:7.
— is the Creator : Creator of all things, 6:101; 13:16; 20:50, 50a; 25:2; 39:62; none else can create, 13:16; 16:20; 31:11; 35:40; 3:49a (1st); created what you know not, 16:8; 36:36; created heavens and earth, 6:1; 14:32; 27:59-60; created with truth, 6:73; 16:3; 29:44; not fatigued by creation of, 46:33; 50:38, 38a; see also under Heaven; as sending down things for man, 7:26; 15:21; 39:6, 6a; 57:25, 25b; Creator, Maker and Fashioner, 59:24; creation not instantaneous, 2:117b; 3:47a; see Evolution; Creator of man, 55:3; 39:6; see also under Man; creates then reproduces creation, 10:4; 29:19-20; 30:11, 27; 85:13; Creator and Sustainer, 56:58- 74; Sustainer of all, 11:6; for other acts of creation, see under Pairs and Nature.
— gives life and causes death : 2:28; 7:158; 9:116; 23:80; 57:2.
— above every need : 6:14; 29:6; 35:15; 39:7; 47:38; 51:57.
— man's relation with : see Human soul;.
— ever-enduring, 28:88; 55:27; ever-living, 2:255; 3:2, 2a; 20:111; 25:58; 40:65; the First, Last, Manifest and Hidden, 57:3, 3a; the Truth, 31:30; ultimate cause of all things, 6:1, 1a; pleasure of, exercised according to His laws, 74:56a; other attributes of, 59:22-24; meeting with, 84:6, 6a; 36:81a; remembrance of, sets heart at rest, 13:28; coming of, 2:210, 210a; 6:158, 158a; no change in course of, 17:77; 35:43; 48:23; meaning of "in the way of", 2:154a; does not lead man astray, 2:26b; 9:115, 115a; 13:27, 27b; 14:27, 27a; 16:37, 37a.
Allegiance oath of, 5:7, 7a; 48:10, 10a, 18, 18a; from women converts, 60:12, 12a.
Allies Battle of, 33:9, 9a; assistance of angels at, 3:125, 125a; prophecy relating to, 6:65a; 38:11, 11a; 67:17, 17a; 85:4, 4a; prophecy fulfilled, 33:9, 9b, 22, 22a.
Amalekites 27:39a.
Amin Al-, Prophet known as, 6:33a; 10:16a; 68:4a; 81:21a.
Aminah the Prophet's mother, 93:6a.
`Ammar son of Yasir, 16:106a.
Amran 3:33, 33a, 35, 35a.
`Amr ibn Lohay 71:23a.
`Amr ibn Salamah p. I-62.
Ancient House (Ka`bah) 22:29, 29a; see Ka`bah.
Angels significance of belief in, 2:177b; as bearers of messages, 2:30a; existence of, 2:30a; Allah's speaking to, 2:30a; submit to Adam, see Adam; opponents' demands for coming of, 6:8, 8a; 15:7-8, 8a; 25:21-22, 21a; 17:94-95; meaning of coming of, 2:210, 210a; 6:111, 111a, 158, 158a; 16:33, 33a; could not be messengers to people, 6:8-9, 9a; assistance of, 3:123-125, 124a; 8:9-10, 10a; 33:9, 9c; make believers firm, 8:12; ask forgiveness for people, 40:7-9; 42:5, 5a; coming of, with inspiration, 16:2, 2a; descend upon believers, 41:30-31, 31a; coming with revelation to the Holy Prophet, 19:64, 64a; guardian angels, 13:11, 11a; recording angels, 82:10-12, 12a; the wings of, 35:1, 1a; looked upon as female divinities and called daughters of Allah, 37:149-159, 158a; 43:16, 16a, 19, 18a; 53:27-28, 27a; 17:40; and see Feminine divinities.
Animals benefits for man in use of, 16:5-8, 66, 80; 23:21-22; 36:71-72; 40:79-80, 80a; 43:12-13; 5:4; 6:142, 142a; 39:6, 6a; welfare of, 4:36b; 6:118a; 51:19a; slaughter of, see Food.
Ansar and Muhajirin 8:72, 72a; 9:100, 100a, 117; 59:8-9, 8a, 9a; muhajir women, 60:10-12, 10a.
Antichrist 18:1a; 40:57a; shall not enter Makkah, 3:97a.
Apostates 2:217; 5:54, 54a; were not put to death or punished, 2:217b.
`Aqabah oath of allegiance taken at, 5:7a; 22:39a; 48:10a.
`Aqbah ibn Abi Mu`ait 27:48a.
Arabia Prophet to appear in, 2:124a; mentioned in Bible, 2:125c, 144b; subjugated to the Prophet temporally and spiritually, 27:87a; granting of life to, 29:63, 63a; insecurity in, 29:67, 67a; towns destroyed on borders of, 46:27-28, 27a; prophecy of its regeneration and subjugation fulfilled, 110:1a; transformation of, 2:129a.
Arabs wonderful memories of, p. I-60; better followers of truth than Jews and Christians, 6:156-157; bearers of Prophet's message to other nations, 16:89, 89a; called Ummi, 7:157a; made masters of mighty empires, 18:31, 31a; to be raised to eminence through the Prophet, 84:18a; Bible prophecy about, 26:199a; Abraham was progenitor of, 90:3, 3a.
— pre-Islamic Arabs : in a state of mutual warfare, 3:103, 103b; compelled wives to obtain divorce, 2:231a; denied inheritance to women and children, 4:7a; 89:19, 19a; took women as heritage, 4:19, 19a; married mothers, 4:22; causing injury to women, 4:19b, 20a; custom of zihar among, see Zihar; deciding important affairs by arrows, 5:3c; liberating animals in honour of idols, 5:103, 103a; setting apart part of produce for idols, 6:136a; making sacrifice to idols, 6:137, 137a; superstitions of, 2:189b; 6:138-139, 143a; auguring evil from birds, 7:131a; 17:13a; practice of postponing pilgrimage, 9:36, 36a; birth of daughter regarded a misfortune, 16:58-59; 43:17; 42:50a; buried daughters alive, 6:137, 137a, 140; 16:59, 59a; 81:9a; powerful tribes set agreements at naught, 16:92, 92b; denied resurrection, 17:51a; denied beneficence of God, 17:110, 110a; 21:36, 36a; 25:60; prostitution among, 24:33c; killed each other for trivial offences, 42:40a; belief in astrologers (q.v.), 52:38a; brought idols from Syria, 71:23a; belief of, that devils listen by stealth, 81:25a; evil of drink among, 2:219a; fairs for trading purposes, 2:198a; boastful gatherings, 2:200a; see also Polytheists.
— A`rab (desert Arabs) : 9:90, 90b, 97-99, 101; 48:11-12; 49:14-17.
A`raf 7:46-47, 46b.
Aram 89:7, 7a.
Ark the, 2:248a, 248c; for Noah's ark see Noah.
Arrows used to divide flesh of animals and for divining purposes, 5:3, 3c; dividing by, forbidden, 5:90.
`Arsh 7:54b; 11:7a; bearers of, 40:7, 7a; 69:17, 17a.
Asad 4:91a.
Ascension (Mi`raj) of the Prophet, ch. 17 intro., 17:1, 60; a spiritual experience, 17:1a, 60b; signified his future triumph, 17:1a, 60b.
Ashab see Muhammad : Companions of.
Ashab al-fil 105:1a.
Asma' daughter of Nu`man Kindi, 33:49a.
Astrologers 52:38a; 67:5a; 72:8a; see Soothsayers.
Atom see Science.
Atonement refutation of the doctrine of, 5:18, 18b; 6:164, 164a; 17:15, 15a; contradicted by Lord's prayer, 19:92a; how sins are forgiven, 29:7, 7a; see also Burden.
Aus and Khazraj tribes of, quarrel between, 2:85b; 49:9a.
Azar 6:74, 74a.
`Aziz (al-) 12:30, 30a.