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Translations of the Holy Quran


The Holy Quran, the holy of book of about 1 billion Muslims around the world is now available, with selected verses translated in 114 languages and the complete book in 50 languages of the world.

The Holy Quran, in its own words,

".. is a perfect Book; there is no doubt in it; it is a guidance for the righteous, Who believe in the unseen and observe Prayer and spend out of what We have provided for them; And who believe in that which has been revealed to thee and that which has been revealed before thee and they have firm faith in the Hereafter." (The Holy Quran, 2:1-5)

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, a relatively new movement in Islam, is happy to present the Holy Quran, the word of God, into 114 languages of the world (the Holy Quran was originally revealed in Arabic by God).

The following is a list of the 50 languages along with the region in which they are spoken, in which the Holy Quran is available in complete. It follows another list of 114 languages (along with their regions), in which selected verses of the Holy Quran are available. If you need a translation in any of these languages, or need other Islamic literature or information, please visit Alislam Book Store.


LIST OF LANGUAGES IN WHICH THE COMPLETE HOLY QURAN IS TRANSLATED (50):


     Language    Regions where spoken. 
    ----------   ---------------------

1.   ALBANIAN    Albania, Kosova (Ex-Yugoslavia), Greece, Italy, Bulgaria
2.   ASSAMESE    India, Assam (North India), Bhutan, Bangladesh
3.   BANGLA      Bangladesh, West Bengal (India)
4.   BULGARIAN   Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Moldova, Ukraine
5.   CHINESE     China, Taiwan, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore
6.   CZECH       Czech Republic, Some in U.S.A. and Canada
7.   DANISH      Denmark, Faeroe Islands, Greenland, North Germany
8.   DUTCH       Netherlands, Belgium, Suriname, Netherlands Antilles, France
9.   ENGLISH     Most of North America, Europe, Australia. Some Asia & Africa
10.  ESPERANTO   Eastern Europe, Japan, China, Holland 
11.  FIJIAN      Fiji Islands
12.  FRENCH      France, Canada, Belgium, Switzerland, U.S.A.
13.  GERMAN      Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein
14.  GREEK       Greece, Cyprus, Turkey (and surrounding areas)
15.  GUJRATI     India (Gujrat, Maharashtra), Some Pakistan
16.  GURMUKHI    India
17.  HAUSA       Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, Ghana, West Africa
18.  HINDI       India, Fiji, Surinam, Guyana, Some Africa
19.  IGBO        South-east Nigeria, 
20.  INDONESIAN  Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Brunei 
21.  ITALIAN     Italy, Switzerland, San Marino, Vatican City
22.  JAPANESE    Japan
23.  KIKUYU      Kenya, NEC Africa
24.  KOREAN      Korea (North + South), China, Japan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan
25.  LUGANDA     Uganda 
26.  MALAYALAM   South-west India, Kerala
27.  MALAY       Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesian
28.  MANIPURI    India (Assam) 
29.  MARATHI     Maharashtra (north-west India) 
30.  MENDE       Sierra Leone, Liberia
31.  ORIYA       India (Orissa)
32.  PASHTU      Pakistan, Afghanistan
33.  PERSIAN     Iran, Afghanistan
34.  POLISH      Poland, Some republics of former USSR.
35.  PORTUGUESE  Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau
36.  PUNJABI     India, Pakistan
37.  RUSSIAN     Russia, Some other former USSR republics, Afghanistan, China
38.  SARAEKI     India, Pakistan
39.  SINDHI      Pakistan, India
40.  SPANISH     Spain, Central + South America, Mexico, U.S.A.
41.  SWAHILI     Mozambique, Kenya, Somalia, Comoros, Tanzania
42.  SWEDISH     Sweden, Finland, Estonia, USA, Canada
43.  TAGALOG     Phillipines, Luzon, Manila, Mindanao
44.  TAMIL       Sri Lanka, India, Malaysia, Far East, E & S Africa
45.  TELUGU      India (Andhra Pradesh)
46.  TURKISH     Turkey, Bulgaria, Turkish Cyprus
47.  TUVALU      Tuvalu, Nauru
48.  URDU        Pakistan, some India
49.  VIETNAMESE  Vietnam, Cambodia
50.  YORUBA      Nigeria, Benin, Togo

LIST OF LANGUAGES IN WHICH SELECTED VERSES OF THE HOLY QURAN ARE TRANSLATED (114):


     Language    Regions where spoken. 
    ----------   ---------------------

1.   AFRIKAANS   South Africa, Namibia, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe
2.   ALBANIAN    Albania, Kosova  (Ex-Yugoslavia), Greece, Italy, Bulgaria
3.   AMHERIC     Ethiopia, Sudan 
4.   ASANTE      Ghana, Togo, Ivory Coast
5.   ASSAMESE    India, Assam (North India), Bhutan, Bangladesh
6.   AZERBIJANI  Azerbaijan, Iran, Turkey, Syria, Afghanistan
7.   BALINESE    Indonesia, Bali (Island)
8.   BALOUCHI    Baluchistan (Pakistan), Iran, Afghanistan, Bahrain, India
9.   BANGLA      Bangladesh, West Bengal (India)
10.  BASSA       Liberia, NWC Africa 
11.  BATAKESE    Sumatra, Indonesia 
12.  BEMBA       Zambia, Zaire
13.  BETE        Ivory Coast 
14.  BHUTANI     Bhutan
15.  BOULE        
16.  BULGARIAN   Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Moldova, Ukraine
17.  BURMESE     Mayanmar (Burma)
18.  CATALAN     Spanish, France, Andorra, Italy, Balearic Islands, U.S.A.
19.  CHICHIWA    
20.  CHINESE     China, Taiwan, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore
21.  CHIYAO    
22.  CREOLE      Mauritius, Haiti
23.  CZECH       Czech Republic, Some in U.S.A. and Canada
24.  DAGBANI     Ghana, Togo 
25.  DANISH      Denmark, Faeroe Islands, Greenland, North Germany
26.  DOGRI       
27.  DUSUN     
28.  DUTCH       Netherlands, Belgium, Suriname, Netherlands Antilles, France
29.  ENGLISH     Most of North America, Europe, Australia. Some Asia & Africa
30.  ESPERANTO   Eastern Europe, Japan, China, Holland 
31.  ESTONIAN    Estonia, Latvia, Russia
32.  EWE         Ghana, South Togo, South Benin
33.  FANTE       Ghana, Ivory Coast, Togo 
34.  FIJIAN      Fiji Islands
35.  FINNISH     Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Norway, Russia
36.  FRENCH      France, Canada, Belgium, Switzerland, U.S.A.
37.  FULA        Nigeria, Guinea, Senegal, Western African Bulge 
38.  GA          Ghana, Togo, Benin
39.  GEORGIAN    Georgian Republic, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Iran
40.  GERMAN      Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein
41.  GREEK       Greece, Cyprus, Turkey (and surrounding areas)
42.  GUJRATI     India (Gujrat, Maharashtra), Some Pakistan
43.  GURMUKHI    India
44.  HAUSA       Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, Ghana, West Africa
45.  HEBREW      Israel, U.S.A., Europe
46.  HINDI       India, Fiji, Surinam, Guyana, Some Africa
47.  HUNGARIAN   Hungary, Romania, Czech and Slovak republics, Yugoslavia
48.  IGBO        South-east Nigeria, 
49.  INDONESIAN  Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Brunei 
50.  IRISH       Ireland
51.  ITALIAN     Italy, Switzerland, San Marino, Vatican City
52.  JAPANESE    Japan
53.  JAVANESE    Indonesia (Java), Malaysia, Suriname
54.  JULA      
55.  KANNADA     South-west India (Karnataka) 
56.  KASHMIRI    Kashmir (North India/Pakistan)
57.  KIKAMBA     NEC Africa
58.  KIKONGO     Zaire, Angola, Congo 
59.  KIKUYU      Kenya, NEC Africa
60.  KOREAN      Korea (North + South), China, Japan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan
61.  KPELLE      Guinea, Liberia
62.  KURDISH     Iraq, Turkey, Iran
63.  LATVIAN     Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine, Estonia, Belorussia
64.  LINGALA     NWC Africa 
65.  LITHUANIAN  Lithuania
66.  LUGANDA     Uganda     
67.  MADINKA     Guinea, Mali 
68.  MALAY       Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesian
69.  MALAYALAM   South-west India, Kerala
70.  MANIPURI    India (Assam) 
71.  MAORI       New Zealand
72.  MARATHI     Maharashtra (north-west India) 
73.  MENDE       Sierra Leone, Liberia
74.  NAYANJA  
75.  NEPAL       Nepal, India
76.  NORWEGIAN   Norway, Denmark
77.  NZEMA     
78.  ORIYA       India (Orissa)
79.  OROMO       Ethiopia, Kenya
80.  PASHTU      Pakistan, Afghanistan
81.  PERSIAN     Iran, Afghanistan
82.  POLISH      Poland, Some republics of former USSR.
83.  PORTUGUESE  Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau
84.  PUNJABI     India, Pakistan
85.  ROMANIAN    Romania, Voivodina, Greece, Albania, Bulgaria, Moldova 
86.  RUSSIAN     Russia, Some other former USSR republics, Afghanistan, China
87.  SAMOAN      Samoa, USA, New Zealand, Fiji      
88.  SARAEKI     India, Pakistan
89.  SERBO-CROAT Bosnia, Croatia, Serbia + Montenegro (Latin Script)
90.  SINDHI      Pakistan (Sindh), India
91.  SINHALA     Sri Lanka
92.  SPANISH     Spain, Central + South America, Mexico, U.S.A.
93.  SUNDANESE   Indonesia (Western Java)
94.  SURANAN  
95.  SWAHILI     Mozambique, Kenya, Somalia, Comoros, Tanzania
96.  SWEDISH     Sweden, Finland, Estonia, USA, Canada
97.  TAGALOG     Phillipines, Luzon, Manila, Mindanao
98.  TAMIL       Sri Lanka, India, Malaysia, Far East, E & S Africa
99.  TELUGU      India (Andhra Pradesh)
100. TEMNE       Sierra Leone 
101. TONGAN      Tonga
102. TSHILUBA   
103. TURKISH     Turkey, Bulgaria, Turkish Cyprus
104. TUVALU      Tuvalu, Nauru
105. UKRANIAN    Ukraine, Poland, Czech, Slovak repulics, Former USSR.
106. URDU        Pakistan, India
107. VAI         Liberia, Sierra Leone 
108. VIETNAMESE  Vietnam, Cambodia
109. WAALE       
110. WELSH       Wales (UK)
111. XHOSA       South Africa
112. YAO         Southern China, North Laos, Thailand, Malawi, Mozambique
113. YIDDISH     Israel, Central & Eastern Europe, USA
114. YORUBA      Nigeria, Benin, Togo



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