List of 114 Surah in Quran, Mercy to Mankind

List of Surah in Quran

The Qur’an consists of 114 Surah chapters of varying lengths, each known as a surah. The title of each surah is derived from a name or quality discussed in the text or from the first letters or words of the surah.

Each Surah in Quran is formed from several Ayahs (verses) which originally means a sign or portent sent by God. The number of the ayahs are not the same in various Surahs. An individual ayah may be just few letters or several lines.1. Al-Fatihah (the Opening)

No.NameMeaning in EnglishVersesRukusMakki / Madni
1Al-FatihahThe Opening71Makki
2Al-BaqarahThe Calf, The Cow28640Madni
3Ale ImranThe Family of Imran, The House of ‘Imrán20020Madni
4An-Nisa’The Women17624Madni
5Al-Ma’idahThe Food, The Repast, The Table12016Madni
6Al-An’amThe Cattle16520Makki
7Al-A’rafThe Heights, The Faculty of Discernment20624Makki
8Al-AnfalThe Spoils of War7510Madni
9At-TawbahThe Repentance12916Madni
10YunusYunus (‘Alaihi Salam)10911Makki
11HudHud (‘Alaihis Salaam)12310Makki
12YusufJoseph (‘Alaihis Salaam)11112Makki
13Ar-Ra’dThe Thunder436Madni
14IbraheemAbraham (‘Alaihis Salaam)527Makki
15Al-HijrThe Rocky Tract, The Stoneland, The Rock City, Al-Hijr996Makki
16An-NahlThe Honey Bees, The Bee12816Makki
17Al-IsraThe Night Journey11112Makki
18Al-KahfThe Cave11012Makki
21Al-Anbiya’The Prophets1127Makki
22Al-HajjThe Pilgrimage7810Madni
23Al-Mu’minoonThe Believers1186Makki
24An-NurThe Light649Madni
25Al-FurqanThe Criterion, The Standard, The Standard of True and False776Makki
26ash-Shu`ara’The Poets22711Makki
27An-NamlThe Ant, The Ants937Makki
28Al-QasasThe Narrations, The Stories, The Story889Makki
29Al-`AnkabutThe Spider697Makki
30Ar-RumThe Romans, The Byzantines606Makki
32As-SajdahThe Prostration, Worship, Adoration303Makki
33Al-AhzabThe Clans, The Confederates, The Combined Forces739Madni
35FatirThe Originator455Makki
36Ya seenYa Seen835Makki
37As-SaffatThose Who Set The Ranks, Drawn Up In Ranks, Those Ranged in Ranks1825Makki
39Az-ZumarThe Crowds, The Troops, Throngs758Makki
40GhafirThe Forgiver (God), Forgiving859Makki
41FussilatExpounded, Explained In Detail, Clearly Spelled Out546Makki
42Ash-ShuraThe Consultation535Makki
43Az-ZukhrufThe Gold Adornments, The Ornaments of Gold, Luxury, Gold897Makki
44Ad-DukhanThe Smoke593Makki
45Al-JathiyahThe Kneeling Down, Crouching374Makki
46Al-AhqafWinding Sand-tracts, The Dunes, The Sand-Dunes354Makki
47MuhammadMuhammad Sallalahu ‘Alaihi Wa Salam384Madni
48Al-FathThe Victory, Conquest294Madni
49Al-HujuratThe Private Apartments, The Inner Apartments182Madni
51Ad-DhariyatThe Wind That Scatter, The Winnowing Winds, The Dust-Scattering Winds603Makki
52At-TurThe Mount, Mount Sinai492Makki
53An-NajmThe Star, The Unfolding623Makki
54Al-QamarThe Moon553Makki
55Ar-RahmanThe Most Merciful, The Most Gracious783Madni
56Al-Waqi’ahThe Inevitable, The Event, That Which Must Come to Pass963Makki
57Al-HadeedThe Iron294Madni
58Al-MujadilahThe Pleading, The Pleading Woman223Madni
59Al-HashrThe Mustering, The Gathering, Exile, Banishment243Madni
60Al-MumtahanahThe Examined One, She That Is To Be Examined132Madni
61As-SaffThe Ranks, Battle Array142Madni
62Al-Jumu’ahThe Congregation, Friday112Madni
63Al-MunafiqunThe Hypocrites112Madni
64At-TaghabunThe Cheating, The Mutual Disillusion, The Mutual Loss and Gain, Loss and Gain182Madni
66At-TahreemThe Prohibition122Madni
67Al-MulkThe Dominion, Sovereignty, Control302Makki
68Al-QalamThe Pen522Makki
69Al-HaqqahThe Sure Reality, The Laying-Bare of the Truth522Makki
70Al-Ma’aarijThe Ways of Ascent, The Ascending Stairways442Makki
72Al-JinnThe Spirits, The Unseen Beings282Makki
73Al-MuzzammilThe Enfolded One, The Enshrouded One, Bundled Up, The Enwrapped One202Makki
74Al-MuddathirThe One Wrapped Up, The Cloaked One, The Man Wearing A Cloak, The Enfolded One562Makki
75Al-QiyamahResurrection, The Day of Resurrection, Rising Of The Dead402Makki
76Al-InsanThe Human, Man312Madni
77Al-MursalatThose Sent Forth, The Emissaries, Winds Sent Forth502Makki
78An-Naba’The Great News, The Announcement, The Tiding402Makki
79An-Nazi’atThose Who Tear Out, Those Who Drag Forth, Soul-snatchers, Those That Rise462Makki
80`AbasaHe Frowned421Makki
81At-TakweerThe Folding Up, The Overthrowing, Shrouding in Darkness291Makki
82Al-InfitarThe Cleaving Asunder, Bursting Apart191Makki
83Al-MutaffifeenThe Dealers in Fraud, Defrauding, The Cheats, Those Who Give Short Measure361Makki
84Al-InshiqaqThe Rending Asunder, The Sundering, Splitting Open, The Splitting Asunder251Makki
85Al-BuroojThe Mansions Of The Stars, Constellations, The Great Constellations221Makki
86At-TariqThe Night-Visitant, The Morning Star, The Nightcomer, That Which Comes in the Night171Makki
87Al-A’laThe Most High, The All-Highest, Glory To Your Lord In The Highest191Makki
88Al-GhashiyahThe Overwhelming Event, The Overshadowing Event, The Pall261Makki
89Al-FajrThe Break of Day, The Daybreak, The Dawn301Makki
90Al-BaladThe City, The Land201Makki
91Ash-ShamsThe Sun151Makki
92Al-LailThe Night211Makki
93Ad-DhuhaThe Glorious Morning Light, The Forenoon, Morning Hours, Morning Bright, The Bright Morning Hours111Makki
94Al-InshirahThe Expansion of Breast, Solace, Consolation, Relief, Patient, The Opening-Up of the Heart81Makki
95Al-TeenThe Fig Tree, The Fig81Makki
96al-`AlaqThe Clinging Clot, Clot of Blood, The Germ-Cell191Makki
97Al-QadrThe Night of Honor, The Night of Decree, Power, Fate, Destiny51Makki
98Al-BayyinahThe Clear Evidence, The Evidence of the Truth81Madni
99Az-ZalzalaThe Earthquake81Madni
100Al-AdiyatThe Courser, The Chargers, The War Horse111Makki
101al-Qari`ahThe Striking Hour, The Great Calamity, The Stunning Blow, The Sudden Calamity111Makki
102At-TakathurThe Piling Up, Rivalry in World Increase, Competition, Greed for More and More81Makki
103Al-AsrThe Time, The Declining Day, The Epoch, The Flight of Time31Makki
104Al-HumazahThe Scandalmonger, The Traducer, The Gossipmonger, The Slanderer91Makki
105Al-FeelThe Elephant51Makki
107Al-Maa’ounThe Neighbourly Assistance, Small Kindnesses, Almsgiving, Assistance71Makki
108Al-KawtharAbundance, Plenty, Good in Abundance31Makki
109Al-KafirounThe Disbelievers, The Kafirs, Those Who Deny the Truth61Makki
110An-NasrThe Help, Divine Support, Victory, Succour31Madni
111Al-MasadThe Plaited Rope, The Palm Fibre, The Twisted Strands51Makki
112Al-IkhlasPurity of Faith, The Fidelity, The Declaration of [God’s] Perfection41Makki
113Al-FalaqThe Daybreak, Dawn, The Rising Dawn51Makki
114Al-NaasMankind, Men61Makki