The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

33 The Factions ۞ Al-Aḥzāb

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

A. J. Droge [+-]
A. J. Droge is the author of Homer or Moses? Early Christian Interpretations of the History of Culture and, with James Tabor, of A Noble Death: Suicide and Martyrdom among Christians and Jews in Antiquity.

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This sūra is said to refer to the siege of Medina (627 CE/5 AH) by ‘factions’ of Meccans and their allies. The rest of the sūra deals with the Prophet’s marriage to a woman formerly married to his adopted son, as well as with other matters concerning his wives.

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Droge, translated by A. J.. 33 The Factions ۞ Al-Aḥzāb. The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 275-280 Apr 2013. ISBN 9781845539450. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=17043. Date accessed: 19 Oct 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.17043. Apr 2013

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