|Meaning of the name||The Repentance|
|Other names||Al-Bara'ah (Dispensation)Center for Muslim-Jewish Engagement|
|Number of verses||129|
|Juz' number||10 to 11|
|Hizb number||19 to 21|
|Number of Sajdahs||none|
Surah At-Tawbah (Arabic: سورة التوبة, Sūratu t-Tawbah, "The Repentance") also known as al-Bara'ah "the Ultimatum" in many hadith is the ninth chapter of the Qur'an, with 129 verses. It is one of the last Madinan Suras. It is the only Sura of the Qur'an that does not begin with the bismillah. This sura was revealed at the time of the Battle of Tabuk.
At-Tawba 5 is the so-called "sword verse".
Verse 37 documents the prohibition of Nasīʾ. This prohibition was repeated by Muhammad during the last sermon on Mount Arafat which was delivered during the Farewell Pilgrimage to Mecca on 9 Dhu al-Hijja 10 AH.
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