Etymology
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sura (n.)

chapter of the Quran, 1610s, from Arabic surah, literally "step, degree." Compare Hebrew shurah "row, line."

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Definitions of sura

sura (n.)
one of the sections (or chapters) in the Koran;
the Quran is divided in 114 suras
sura (n.)
the muscular back part of the shank;
Synonyms: calf
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