Citation for Baqarah, al-

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"Baqarah, al-." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. Ed. John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online. Aug 14, 2020. <http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e296>.

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"Baqarah, al-." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. , edited by John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e296 (accessed Aug 14, 2020).

Baqarah, al-

The Cow. Title of the second surah (chapter) in the Quran. It takes its name from a passage that begins at ayah (verse) 67 , where Moses reports to the children of Israel that God has commanded them to sacrifice a cow. The theme of the surah is divine guidance.

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