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What are some different English translations of the Quran?

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"Interpretation of the Meanings of the Noble Qur'an" by Darussalam, "The Koran Interpreted" by Arthur Arberry and "The Holy Qur'an: Translation and Commentary" by Abdullah Yusuf Ali are three prominent English translations of the Quran. Various scholars and religious leaders promote a variety of translations.

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"Interpretation of the Meanings of the Noble Qur'an" is among the most popular English translations of the Qur'an and the officially promoted English translation of the Saudi Arabian government.

Arberry's "The Koran Interpreted" was for many years the preferred English translation of scholars.

"The Holy Qur'an: Translation and Commentary" was perhaps the most widely used English translation of the Quran until the publishing of "Interpretation of the Meanings of the Noble Qur'an."

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