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Surah Maryam

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Sura 19 of the Quran
PositionJuzʼ 16
No. of Rukus6
No. of verses98
No. of Sajdahs1 (Ayah 58)
No. of words972
No. of letters3835
Opening muqaṭṭaʻāt5 Kaaf Ha Ya Ain Saad (كهيعص)

Surah Maryam (Arabic: سورة مريم) Surah 19 of the Quran, the religious book of Muslims; Its verse i.e. sentence number is 97 and ruku i.e. paragraph number is 8. Surah Maryam has been revealed in Makkah. This surah speaks first of the prayers of Zechariah , then of the Blessed Virgin Mary and the son of Jesus.[1]

Naming[change | change source]

The name of this surah is taken from the phrase وَاذْكُرْفِيالْكِتَابِمَرْيَمَ in the sixteenth verse of this surah; That is, it is the surah that contains the word بِمَرْيَمَ.

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Reference[change | change source]

  1. "Tafsir Ibn Kathir, Surah Maryam, Arabic English, HTMl, PDF, Free Download". www.quran4u.com. Retrieved 2021-09-19.