The Syro-Aramaic Reading of The Koran

The Syro-Aramaic Reading Of The Koran

The Syro-Aramaic Reading of the Koran: A Contribution to the Decoding of the Language of the Koran English Edition of 2007 (Die syro-aram√§ische Lesart des Koran: Ein Beitrag zur Entschl√ľsselung der Koransprache (2000)) is a book by Christoph Luxenberg.

This book is considered a controversial work, triggering a debate about the history, linguistic origins and correct interpretation of the Qur'an. It has received much coverage in the mainstream media.

The book argues that the Qur'an at its inception was drawn from Christian Syro-Aramaic texts, in order to evangelize the Arabs in the early 8th century.

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