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In the Quran, no woman is given more attention than Mary. Mary receives the most attention of any woman mentioned in the Quran even though all the Prophets with the exception of Adam had mothers. Of the Quran's 114 chapters, she is among the eight people who have a chapter named after them. The nineteenth chapter of the Quran is named after her, Mariam. Mariam means Mary in Arabic. The third chapter in the Quran is named after her father, Imran. Chapters Mariam and Imran are among the most beautiful chapters in the Quran. Mary (peace be upon her) is the only woman specifically named in the Quran.

Recitation of the Glorious Quran with English translation. Chapter 19 : Maryam (Mary)

Chapter 19 : Maryam (Mary)

Chapter 19 : Maryam (Mary)

Chapter 19 : Maryam (Mary)

 

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