Doug Ewell scripsit:

> The term "Qur'an" implies that the work is the original recital in Arabic.

Hmm. How about an encoding of the Arabic, as in a computer file or a
transmission in Arabic Morse?

John Cowan cowan@...
Thor Heyerdahl recounts his attempt to prove Rudyard Kipling's theory
that the mongoose first came to India on a raft from Polynesia.
--blurb for Rikki-Kon-Tiki-Tavi