Definitions for "Yusuf"
Keywords:  qur'an, joseph, prophet, arabic, jusuf
a prophet of Allah, mentioned the Qur'an and the Old Testament.
Sura Yusuf (Arabic: سورة يوسف ) (Joseph) is the 12th sura of the Qur'an with 111 ayat. It is a Makkan sura. This sura tells the story of the same Joseph known to Christians and Jews from the Bible or Torah and sticks to a similar version of the storyline.
Yusuf (زيد) also transliterated as Jusuf is an Masculine Arabic name, meaning "The Lord increases.", and is the Arabic form of the name "Joseph". In Islam, the most famous "Yusuf" is the prophet Joseph.