Origin of surah1
Definition for surah (2 of 3)
Definition for surah (3 of 3)
Origin of sura
Examples from the Web for surah
So in the sixth surah, he writes: We (as if identifying himself with God) will not impose a task on any soul beyond its ability.
The greatest luxury to which she treated herself now and again was a taffetas or surah silk.Bijou|Gyp
Surah—A twilled silk similar to serge; first made in Surat, India.Textiles and Clothing|Kate Heintz Watson
In Surah xiv., a grievous punishment is prepared for the unjust.
Thus in the second Surah he insists that mankind was of one faith from the beginning.
British Dictionary definitions for surah (1 of 2)
Word Origin for surah
British Dictionary definitions for surah (2 of 2)
Word Origin for sura
Word Origin and History for surah
"chapter of the Quran," 1610s, from Arabic surah, literally "step, degree."