Citation for Psalms

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MLA

"Psalms." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. Ed. John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online. Mar 8, 2021. <http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e1887>.

Chicago

"Psalms." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. , edited by John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e1887 (accessed Mar 8, 2021).

Psalms

Arabic zabur. In the Quran the Psalms of David are said to be revelation sent to David, who is considered a prophet (4:163; 17:55; 21:105). God is considered the author of the psalms. Surah 21:105 is a direct counterpart of the biblical Psalm 37:29 .

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