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|Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 5:09pm On Jun 29, 2008|
This thread is for most of us to know what our names means
and also what other's names means.
If you have more you can add to the list
The Prophet Muhammad (SAW) recommended that Muslims should be selective in the names of their children as part of the identity of a Muslim. He recommended that the most beautiful names are those which give servitude or praise to Allah.
The Prophet (peace be upon him) said: On the Day of Resurrection you will be called by your names and by your father's names, so give yourselves good names. (Hadith
Ablaa Perfectly formed
Aadab Hope and need
Ahlam Witty; one who has pleasant dreams; imaginative
Ahd Pledge; Knowledge
Aida Visiting; Returning
Aisha Living; Prosperous; Wife of Prophet Muhammad
Aalia Exalted; Highest social standing
Alia Exalted; Highest social standing
Aamaal Hopes; Aspirations
Amal Hope; Aspiration
Amani Wishes; Aspirations
Amatullah Female servant of Allah
Ameena Trustworthy; Faithful
Ameera Leader; Princess
Anbar Perfume; Ambergris
Aneesa Friendly; of good company
Anwaar Rays of light
Areebah Witty and smart
Areej Pleasant smell
Aroob (Woman) Loving to her husband
Arwa Female mountain goat
Asiya One who tends to the weak and heals them
Asah Plant known for its greenness
Aseelah One belonging to a great heritage and family
Asma Daughter of Abu Bakr
Aasmaa Excellent; Precious
Awa Beautiful angel, night
Ayeh Sign; distinct
Azhaar Flowers; Blossoms
Azeeza Esteemed; Precious; Cherished
Azza Young female gazelle
Names Starting With B
Badriya Resembling full moon
Baheera Dazzling; Brilliant
Bahiyaa Beautiful; Radiant
Balqis The name of the Queen of Sheba
Banan Finger tips
Basheera Bringer of good tidings
Basma A smile
Batool Ascetic virgin
Bushra Good omen
Buthayna Of beautiful and tender body
Beena Seeing, clear sighted.
Binish Clever, Intelligent
Birrah Good Deed.
Bisharah A narrator of Hadith.
Budur Full moons
Names Starting with C
Cantara Small bridge
Chaman Garden, from Urdu Language.
Chanda Moon light
Names Starting with D
Dad Old Arabic name
Dafiyah Narrator of Hadith.
Dahma She was a scholar of religion and had learnt from her brother al-Imam al-Mahdi; she excelled in grammer and literature and possessed knowledge of other sciences and arts. (A.N.).
Dalal Treated or touched in a kind and loving way
Daleela Guide, Proof.
Daniyah Closer, nearer
Daria Learned, knowing.
Dawlat Khatoon She was from a ruling family.
Deema Rainy Cloud.
Dema The Rainy Cloud.
Dhakirah One who remembers God frequently
Dhakiyah Bright, intelligent
Dhuka Name of the sun
Dilshad Khatoon She lived between 730-750. ADD
Dimah Cloud which carries rainwater
Diqrah A narrator of hadith.
Doaa Pray, a voice of heart, request to All-mighty Allah, a source of connection with God and Human.
Duha, Dhuha Forenoon
Dunia The world.
Dunyana Our world
Durriyah Shining, bright
Names Starting With E
Eiliyah The beautiful one to grow in peace and love with God.
Eliza Unique, precious.
Erina Beautiful lady.
Eshal The name of flower in the heaven.
Ezzah A person who gives the honour, respect.
Names Starting With F
Faiza Victorious; Winner
Fadwa Name derived from self-sacrifice
Fareeha Happy; Joyful
Fatima Name of Prophet Muhammad's daughter (Literally: accustom)
Fawziya Successful; Victorious
Fazzilet Blessings of Allah
Feerozah A precious stone. Daughter of al-Mazfar, She was a scholar, narrator of Hadith and a very righteous woman; she wrote a book of Hadith ,Al-Arbaeen Riwayat as-salihat an As-salhiheen.
Fellah Arabian jasmine
Fir A sharp weapon.
Names Starting with G
Ghaydaa Young and delicate
Ghusoon Branches (tree)
Gazala Intelligent, charming
Ghadah, Ghaada Beautiful
Ghaliyah Fragrant, beloved, valuable
Ghaliyah, Ghaaliya Dear, beloved, fragrant, expensive
Ghaneemah Spoils, booty
Ghaniyah Pretty girl, beautiful woman, beauty
Ghareebah Strange, foreign.
Ghayda Young and delicate
Ghazal Flirt, words of love
Ghitbah She was a narrator of hadith.
Ghizlan From gazzalle
Ghufayrah This was the name of a very pious woman who kept vigil in the night.
Ghufran Forgiveness, pardon
Ghumaysa Her kuniyah was Umm Sulaym; she was a front-rank companion (R.A) and narrated ahadith; she died in the times of Sayyidina Uthman (R.A). ADD
Ghunwah or Ghunyah Indispensible
Ghusoon Branches of a tree
Ghuzayyah She was a narrator of hadith.
Gul-e-Rana Sweet-smelling rose.
Names Starting With H
Haadiya Guide to righteousness
Haleema/Halima Gentle; Patient
Haneefa True believer
Haniya Pleased; Happy
Hawazin Name of an Arabic tribe
Hawra Having eyes with a marked contrast of black and white
Hayed Movement, motion
Hayaam Deliriously in love
Haifa Slender; of beautiful body
Hayrah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Hayud a mountain
Hazimah A female companion of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Haziqah Clever, intelligent, beautiful.
Hena Someone who is polite.
Heyam One of the many levels or degrees of love.
Hind Proper name
Huda Right guidance
Huma A bird which lives in a quiet area and whenever it flies to the city it fills the people with joy
Names Starting with I
Ikraam Honor; Hospitality; Generosity
Iman Faith; Belief
Imtithal (Polite) Obedience
Inaam Act of kindness; Benefaction; Bestowal
Inaya Concern; Solicitude
Izdihaar Flourishing; Blossoming
Ijaz Inimitability of the Quran
Ijlal Respect, honor
Ikram Honour, hospitality, generosity.
Ikram, Ikraam Honor, hospitality, generosity
Ilham Intuition, inspiration.
Ilham, Ilhaam Intuition
Ilhan Respectfull, nice, precious.
Ilm Slave girl belonging to Zubaydah, wife of Harun al-Rashid had this name.
Iman Faith, belief
Imani Faith, Belief.
Imthithal Polite obedience
Imtihal Polite, obedience.
Imtithal Polite obedience
Inam, Inaam Kindness, benefaction, bestowal
Inan A slave girl belonging to Haroon al-Rashid (Fih).
Inas A slave girl belonging toHar oon al-Rashid (Fih).
Inaya Concern; solicitude
Inayah, Inayat Care, concern
Insaf Justice, equity
Insha Creation, origination.
Iqra To recite.
Iram Garden in heaven.
Irem A Garden in Heaven
Isa Spacious, generous
Isad To bring happiness, to provide help
Isaf Relief, help
Isha Night Prayer
Ishfaq Compassion, affection
Isir Inspiritional, strong.
Ismah, Ismat Purity, modesty, infallibility
Isra Nocturnal journey; night journey of the Prophet from Makkah to Jerusalem
Itidal Straightness, tautness
Itimad Reliance, dependencen
Izdihar Flourishing, blooming.
Izma Higher poistion, Esteemed previledge & honour.
Izz an-Nisa She was a narrator of Hadith.
Izzah Might, power
Izzah (Izzat) Slave girl. The daughter of Umar bin Mumal was named Jariyah. Before he had become a Muslim, she was the slave of Umar (R.A) and he used to trash her very harshly that she might revoke Islam but she d
Names Starting with J
Jabirah Comforter, consoler
Jabrayah Love, respect.
Jada Gift, present
Jadwa Gift, present
Jahan Aara Adornment of the world.
Jahan Khatoon She was a Persian poet.
Jahanara To flower, to live.
Jahdamah She was a female companion of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Jahida Helps the vulnarable.
Jahmyyllah Beautiful one
Jala, Jala Clarity, elucidation
Jalilah Splendid, lofty
Jamila Beautiful, Graceful, Lovely
Jamilah Beautiful, graceful.
Jamilah, Jameela Beautiful, graceful, lovely
Janan Heart, Soul.
Jannah Garden, paradise
Jaseena Nice Heart.
Jasrah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Jawa Passion, love
Jawl to move freely
Jawna The sun
Jaza Reward, compensation
Jehaan Creative mind.
Jehan Beautiful Flower.
Jenna Heaven, Paradise.
Jihan A river in Iran
Jinan Gardens, paradise
Judamah She was the daughter of Wahb; she was a companion and a narrator of Hadith.
Judi Name of a mountain mentioned in the Quran
Juhainah, Juhaynah Name of an Arab tribe
Juhanah Young girl
Jumaana Silver Pearl.
Jumaymah Name of a female companion.
Jumaynah Gem, name of a female companion.
Jun Inlet, bay, gulf
Junah The sun
uwairiyah, Juwayriyah Wife of the Prophet
Juwariyah She was the wife of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Names Starting With K
Kameela Most perfect
Kalila Sweetheart, beloved
Kaltham Name of al-Qarshiyah who transmitted Hadith from Sayyidah Ayshah.
Kamilah Perfect, complete
Kanwal Water Lily.
Kanza Hidden Treasure
karawann Variety of plover birds
Kardawiyah A pious woman, daughter of Amr al-Basriyah was so named.
Kareema Generous; Noble
Kashifah Revealer of Secrets.
Kausar River in janna (paradise).
Kawthar River in Paradise
Khadeeja Name of Prophet Muhammad's wife
Khawlah Proper name
Khairiya Charitable; Good
Kouther River in Jannah (paradise)
Kulthoom Daughter of the prophet The Great Prophet peace be upon him
Kulus Clearness, purity
Kunza Hidden treasure
Kyda Preserved, Strong.
Names Starting with L
Lamees Soft to the touch
Lateefa Gentle; Kind
Lubaaba The innermost essence
Lama Darkness of lips
Names Starting with M
Maisa Walking with proud swinging gait
Makaarim Of good and honorable character
Manaar Guiding light (lighthouse)
Maryam Name of Mother of Jesus
Manaal Attainment; Achievement
Mawiya Old Arabic name
May Old Arabic name
Maimoona Auspicious; Blessed
Maysaa To walk with a swinging gait
Maysoon Of beautiful face and body
Mayyada To walk with a swinging gait
Muhja Heart's blood; Soul
Muna Wish; Desire
Muneera Illuminating; Shedding light
Musheera Giving counsel
Names Starting with N
Nada Generosity; Dew
Nadia The begining, first
Nadira Rare, Precious
Nadeeda Equal (to another person); Rival
Nafeesa Precious thing
Naila Acquirer; Obtainer
Naeema Living a soft, enjoyable life
Najeeba Of noble birth
Najwa Confidential talk; Secret conversation
Najla Of wide eyes
Nashita Energetic and full of life
Nasiha One who gives valuable advice
Nasira Victorious, helper
Nazaaha Purity; Righteousness; Honesty
Nazeeya Optimistic and full of hope
Nazeera Like; Equal; Matching
Naeema Blessing; Loan
Nimaat Blessings; Loans
Nuha Intelligence; Mind
Nahla A drink (of water)
Nouf Highest point on a mountain
Nusayba Proper name
Nuzha Pleasure trip; Excursion spot
Name starting with O
Omera One who posses an inspiring and great personality, enjoys having a positive attitude.
Names Starting with P
Parveen Very Noble.
Names Starting with Q
Qadr Fate, destiny
Qadriyah to believe in Gods will
Qailah One who speaks.
Qamar Full moon
Qamayr She was a narrator of Hadith.
Qameer Wife of Masrooq bin al-Ajda daughter of Amr al-Kufiyah, she was a narrator of Hadith who quoted Sayyidina Ayshah (R.A).
Qarasafahl She was a narrator of Hadith.
Qasoomah She was a poetess.
Qaylah Two women companions had this name.
Qaymayriyah She was a student of Hadith.
Qaysar A name of women.
Qirat Beautiful Recitation
Qismah Destiny, fate, ordained by God
Qiyyama Stand for Allah.
Quddusiyyah Sacred, Pious.
Qudsiyah Glorious, sacred
Qurratul Ayn Delights of the eye, darling.
Qutaylah She was a companion.
Qutayyah She was a student of Hadith.
Names starting with R
Rabab White cloud
Radhiyaa Content; Satisfied
Radhwa Name of mountain in Medina
Rana To gaze; Look
Rafa Happiness; Prosperity
Rand Tree of good scent
Rasha Young gazelle
Rasheeda Wise; Mature
Raawiya Transmitter (of ancient Arabic poetry)
Raya Sated with drink
Reema White antelope
Rukan Steady; Confident
Ruqaya Name of the Prophet's daughter
Ruwayda Walking gently
Rua Dreams, visions
Rubaa Hills, height
Rubadah Ash colored
Rubi Red gem
Rubina Blessed with love, waterfall.
Rubiya Spring season.
Rudainah, Rudaynah Old Arabic name
Rufaidah, Rufaydah Support
Ruhee Soul, a flower, who touches the heart.
Ruhina Sweet fragrence.
Rukan Steady, confident
Rumailah, Rumaylah Old Arabic name
Rumaisa Bunch of flowers.
Rumaithah, Rumaythah Old Arabic name
Rumana Romantic, loving.
Rumeha Beautiful Stone.
Ruqaya Daughter of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Ruqayya Gentle; name of the daughter of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Ruqayyah The daughter of the prophet Muhammed (S.A.W).
Ruqayyah, Ruqayya het Gentle; name of the daughter of the Prop
Rushd Sensible conduct
Ruwaidah, Ruwaydah Walking gently
Ruyah Dream, vision
Names Starting with S
Safa Clarity; Purity; Serenity
Safiya Untroubled; Serene; Pure; Best friend
Safoorah Wife of Prophet Musa (A.S).
Sahla Smooth; Soft (ground); Fluent; Flowing (style)
Sakeena God-inspired peace of mind; Tranquility
Saaliha Good; Useful
Saleema Safe; Healthy
Saalima Safe; Healthy
Salwa Quail; Solace
Samar Evening conversations
Sameera Entertaining companion (woman)
Saamiya Elevated; Lofty
Sana Resplendence; Brilliance
Sawda Proper name
Sawsan Lily of the valley
Suha Name of a star
Suhayla Smooth; Soft (ground); Fluent; Flowing (style)
Suhayma Small arrow
Suhair Proper name
Sumaiyaa Proper name
Sumanah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Sumaytah She was a companion.
Sumbul Frail, Delicate.
Sumlina Morning Star
Summar Fruit, Gifts.
Summaya The first lady who obtained shahadat in Islam.
Summayyah First martyr of Islam.
Sumnah Name of an Arab girl (FH).
Sumra Fruit, summer fruit.
Sunbul Spikes of grain
Sundas Dress of heaven.
Sundus Silk brocade
Sunya Sunshine, brightness.
Sura, Suraa to travel by night
Suwaydah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Swiyyah Little one.
Names Starting with T
Tabalah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Tabinda Bright, shining.
Tafida Paradise (egyptian name).
Taghrid Singing (as a bird)
Tahera Pure, chaste.
Tahira Holy, Pure.
Tahirah Pure, chaste.
Tahirah, Taahira Pure, chaste
Taima, Tayma Oasis in Northwest Arabia
Takiyah Pious, righteous
Talah, Taalah Young palm tree
Talibah Seeker after knowledge
Tamara Date tree.
Tameemah Name of a poetess.
Tanweer Radiant, Illuminating.
Tanzeela Revelation, Receiving hospitably.
Taqiyah Heedful of God
Taqwa, Taqwaa Piety, devoutness, heedfulness of God
Tariqah This was the name of the freed slave of Labeet of the family of the princes of al-Qays bin Zayd (AN).
Tasheen Ever Ambitious.
Tasneem Fountain of paridise.
Tasnim Fountain in paradise
Tayyibah Good, pleasant, agreeable.
Tazkia Special, Unique
Tazmeen One having good qualities, nature & habits.
Thaminah Precious, generous.
Thana Thankfulness, praise.
Thana, Thanaa Thankfulness, commendation, praise
Thara, Tharaa Wealth
Tharya Name of a pious woman.
Thubaytah She was among the early Muhajirs to Madina and a distinguished woman comapnion, daughter of Yaar bin Zayd al-Ansariyah.
Thufailah Elegant with good respect for her elders.
Thuml Name of an early distinguished woman.
Thuraiya, Thurayya Star, constellation Pleiades
Thuwaibah, Thuwaybah Deserving of Gods reward; name of a female companion of the Prophet
Thuwaybah Name of one of the wet-nurses of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Tibah Goodness, kindness
Tisha One who is active, lively.
Tuba The name of a tree in heaven.
Tuba, Tubaa Blessedness, beautitude
Tufaylah This was the name of the freed slave of al-Waleed bin Abdullah; she transmitted Hadith from Sayyidah Ayshah (R.A).
Tulayhah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Tumadur Old Arabic name.
Tuqa, Tuqaa Heedfulness of God
Names Startng with U
Ubab, Ubaab Waves, heavy rain
Udaysah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Uhud Commitment, pledge, delegation
Ujala Light of the universe.
Ula Uppermost, highest
Ulfah Harmony, intimacy
Umaiza Bright, beautiful and soft hearted.
Umamah Young mother; name of the Prophets granddaughter
Umaymah Young mother
Umaynah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Umayrah She was the daughter of Alqamah.
Umm Kalthum Name of the Prophets daughter
Umm Kulthum One with round face.
Umm-e-kulsum The mother of kulsum.
Ummayyah She was a narrator of Hadith.
Umniyah a wish, an aspiration
Unaysah Friendly; Affable.
Urshia One who belongs in the skies.
Usaimah, Usaymah Old Arabic name
Utaybah A narrator of Hadith.
Uwaisah, Uwaysah Bilberry, whortleberry
Names Starting with V
Names Starting with W
Wafiya Loyal; Faithful
Wajeeha Eminent; Distinguished
Widad Love; Friendship
Wijdan Ecstasy; Sentiment
Wisaal Communion in love
Names Starting with Y
Yumn Good fortune; Success
Yusraa Proper name
Names Starting with Z
Zaafira Victorious; Successful
Zahira Shining; Luminous
Zahrah Flower; Beauty; Star
Zainab Name of Prophet's daughter
Zakirah One who remembers Allah regularly.
Zalfa This was the name of a distinguished woman of her times, she was Hajib known as Umm al-Hajib Abdul Malik.
Zameena Intelligent, Intellectual.
Zamrud She was a narrator of Hadith
Zanubiya Name of a great Syrian queen
Zara Bright as the dawn.
Zareenah A companion of Prophet (S.A.W).
Zarifah Beauty, smart.
Zariya Beauty and light.
Zarmina Lovely and precious gold.
Zarrah ` She was a narrator of Hadith.
Zawiya Slim Beauty
Zayaan Something beautiful.
Zayba Adornment; Beauty
Zaynah . Beautiful
Zaynah, Zaina Beautiful
Zaytoonah (A single) Olive.
Zeena . Ornament, Something beautiful
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by javalove(m): 5:30pm On Jun 29, 2008|
When i get an haji and i gave a aby, i would come back for this thread. Don't delete it ooooo. Islam is beautiful. The names are beautiful
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 7:38pm On Jun 29, 2008|
The thread is staying
Make sure you choose one of my names o
i'll post the male names later
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by javalove(m): 3:55pm On Jun 30, 2008|
Insha Allah. may Allh preserve our soul till then and beyond. Post the male names too cos i think its twins i am asking Allah for first, a boy and a girl
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 12:31am On Jul 01, 2008|
Names Starting With A
Aaban Name of the Angel.
Aafiya Good Heath
Aalee Sublime, high.
Aalim Religious Scholar.
Aamil Doer, Work man.
Aarif Knowing, aware.
Aariz Respectable man.
Aashif Bold, courageous.
Aasif An able minister.
Aasim Person who keeps away from sins.
Aatif Kind Affectionate.
Abaan Old Arabic name
Aban Old Arabic name
Abbas Description of a lion
Abd Al-Ala Slave of the High.
Abdul Aalee Servant of the Most High.
Abdul Adl Servant of the Just
Abdul Afuw Slave of the one who pardons.
Abdul Ahad Servant of the One
Abdul Aleem Servant of the Omniscient.
Abdul Ali Slave of the High one.
Abdul Alim Servant of the Omniscient
Abdul Aliyy Servant of the Most High
Abdul Awwal Slave of the First One.
Abdul Azeez The servant of the most powerful.
Abdul Azim Servant of the Mighty
Abdul Aziz Servant of the Powerful (Dear) One
Abdul Baari Servant of the Creator.
Abdul Baasit Servant of the Extender and Creator.
Abdul Badee Slave of the originator.
Abdul Badi Servant of the Incomparable
Abdul Baith Servant of the Resurrector
Abdul Baqi Servant of the Everlasting
Abdul Bari Servant of the Creator
Abdul Barr Servant of the Source of All Goodness
Abdul Baseer Slave of the All-seeing.
Abdul Basir Servant of the All Seeing
Abdul Basit Servant of the Extender
Abdul Batin Slave of the unseen.
Abdul Fattah Servant of the Opener (of the gates of sustenance)
Abdul Ghafaar Servant of the Forgiver
Abdul Ghaffar Servant of the Forgiver
Abdul Ghafoor Servant of the Forgiver
Abdul Ghafur Servant of the Forgiving
Abdul Ghani Servant of the Self Sufficient
Abdul Hadi Servant of the Guide
Abdul Hafeez Slave of the Protector.
Abdul Hafiz Servant of the Protector
Abdul Hakam Servant of the Arbitrator
Abdul Hakeem Servant of the Wise
Abdul Hakim Servant of the Wise One
Abdul Haleem Servant of the Mild and Patient
Abdul Halim Servant of the Patient One
Abdul Hameed Servant of the Praiseworthy and the Ever-Praised
Abdul Hamid Servant of the Praised One
Abdul Hannan Slave of the Merciful.
Abdul Haq Servant of the Truth
Abdul Haqq Servant of the Truth
Abdul Haseeb Servant of the Respected and Esteemed
Abdul Hasib Servant of the Respected, Esteemed
Abdul Hayy Servant of the Living
Abdul Jabaar Servant of the Mighty.
Abdul Jabbar Servant of the Compeller
Abdul Jaleel Servant of the Great and Revered
Abdul Jalil Servant of the Great, Revered One
Abdul Jawwad Slave of the Bountiful.
Abdul Kabir Slave of the Great.
Abdul Kareem Servant of the Noble and Generoust
Abdul Karim Servant of the Noble, Generous One
Abdul Khabir Servant of the Aware
Abdul Khaliq Servant of the Creator
Abdul Lateef Servant of the Kind
Abdul Latif Servant of the Kind One
Abdul Maajid Slave of the Excellence
Abdul Maalik Slave of the Master, the Lord.
Abdul Majeed Servant of the Glorious
Abdul Majid Servant of the Glorious One
Abdul Malik Servant of the Master (or King)
Abdul Mani Slave of one who prevents.
Abdul Mannan Slave of the Benefactor.
Abdul Mateen Slave of the Firm.
Abdul Matin Servant of the Firm, Strong
Abdul Mubdee Slave of the Originator.
Abdul Mubdi Servant of the Originator
Abdul Mueed Slave of the Restorer, the Reproducer.
Abdul Mughni Servant of the Enricher
Abdul Muhaimin Servant of the Supervising, the Guardian, the Protector
Abdul Muhsi Servant of the Reckoner
Abdul Muhsin Slave of the Benefactor.
Abdul Muhyee Slave of the one who gives life and sustains it.
Abdul Muhyi Servant of the Giver of Life
Abdul Muid Servant of the Restorer
Abdul Muiz Servant of the Giver of Might and Glory
Abdul Muizz Servant of the Giver of Might and Glory
Abdul Mujeeb Servant of the Responder
Abdul Mujib Servant of the Responder
Abdul Mumin Servant of the Giver of Faith
Abdul Munim Slave of the Generous.
Abdul Muntaqim Slave of him who punishes wrongdoings and seizes retribution.
Abdul Muqaddim Servant of the Expediter
Abdul Muqeet Slave of the Sustainer.
Abdul Muqsit Slave of the Just.
Abdul Muqtadir Servant of the Powerful
Abdul Musawwir Servant of the Fashioner
Abdul Mutaal Servant of the Most High
Abdul Muti Slave of the Giver.
Abdul Muzanni He was a narrator of Hadith
Abdul Nafi Servant of the Benefactor
Abdul Naseer Slave of the Helper.
Abdul Nasir Servant of the Helper, Protector
Abdul Nasser Servant of the Victorious One
Abdul Noor Slave of the one who is Light
Abdul Nur Servant of the Light
Abdul Qaadir Servant of the Capable
Abdul Qadeer Slave of the Powerful
Abdul Qadir Servant of the Capable
Abdul Qahaar Servant of the Subduer and the Almighty
Abdul Qahhar Servant of the Subduer, the Almighty
Abdul Qawi Servant of the Most Strong
Abdul Qayyum Servant of the Self Subsisting
Abdul Quddus Servant of the Most Holy
Abdul Qudoos Servant of the Most Holy
Abdul Raafi Servant of the One Who Raises (intellect, esteem), One who Elevates
Abdul Rabb Slave of the Lord.
Abdul Rafi Servant of the One Who Raises, Elevates (intellect, esteem)
Abdul Raheem Servant of the Most Compassionate
Abdul Rahim Servant of the Merciful
Abdul Rahman Servant of the Beneficent
Abdul Raqib Slave of the Vigilant.
Abdul Rashid Servant of the Rightly Guided One
Abdul Rauf Servant of the Compassionate
Abdul Razzaq Servant of the Maintainer, the Provide
Abdul Sabur Servant of the Patient
Abdul Salam Servant of the Peace
Abdul Samad Servant of the Eternal
Abdul Sami Servant of the All Hearing
Abdul Sattar Servant of the Protector
Abdul Shahid Servant of the Witness
Abdul Shakur Servant of the Most Thankful
Abdul Tawwab Servant of the Forgiver
Abdul Waali Slave of the Governor.
Abdul Waali Slave of the Governor.
Abdul Waali Slave of the Governor.
Abdul Waali Slave of the Governor.
Abdul Waali Slave of the Governor.
Abdul Waali Slave of the Governor.
Abdul Waali Slave of the Governor.
Abdul Waliy Servant of the Protecting
Abdul Warit Servant of the Supreme Inheritor
Abdul Wasi Slave of the All Embracing.
Abdul Zahir Servant of the Manifest
Abdul, Abdel, Abd al Servant (of Allah)
Abdul-Aalee Servant of the Most High.
Abdul-Adheem Servant of the Most Great.
Abdul-Aleem Servant of the All-Knowing
Abdul-Baaqi Servant of the Everlasting.
Abdul-Baari Servant of the Evolver.
Abdul-Baasit Servant of the Expander.
Abdul-Barr Servant of the source of Goodness.
Abdul-Dhahir Servant of the Manifest.
Abdul-Ghaffar Servant of the forgiver.
Abdul-Ghafur Servant of the All-Forgiving
Abdul-Ghani Servant of the Self-Sufficient.
Abdul-Hadi Servant of the Guide.
Abdul-Hafeedh Servant of the Preserver.
Abdul-Hakeem Servant of the Wise.
Abdul-Haleem Servant of the Forbearing One.
Abdul-Hameed Servant of the Praiseworthy.
Abdul-Haqq Servant of the Truth.
Abdul-Haseeb Servant of the Reckoner.
Abdul-Jabbar Servant of the Compeller.
Abdul-Jaleel Servant of the Sublime One.
Abdul-Kareem Servant of the Most Generous.
Abdul-Khaliq Servant of the Creator.
Abdul-Lateef Servant of the Subtle One.
Abdul-Majeed Servant of the Most Glorious.
Abdul-Majid Servant of the Noble.
Abdul-Malik Servant of the Sovereign Lord.
Abdul-Mughni Servant of the Enricher.
Abdul-Mujeeb Servant of the Responsive.
Abdul-Mumin Servant of the Guardian of Faith.
Abdul-Muqtadir Servant of the Powerful.
Abdul-Nur Servant of the Light.
Abdul-Qaadir Servant of the Able.
Abdul-Qahhar Servant of the Subduer.
Abdul-Qaiyoum Servant of the Self-Sustaining.
Abdul-Quddus Servant of the Holy.
Abdul-Waajid Servant of the Finder.
Abdul-Wadood Servant of the Loving.
Abdul-Wahhab Servant of the Best-ower.
Abdul-Warith Servant of the Supreme Inheritor.
Abdullah Servant of God
Abdur Rashid Slave of the Guide.
Abdur Razzaq Slave of the provider; Ibn Hammam was one of those prominent people with this name.
Abdur-Raheem Servant of the Most Merciful.
Abdur-Rahman Servant of the Most Gracious.
Abdur-Raqeeb Servant of the Watchful.
Abdur-Rasheed Servant of the Guide to Right Path.
Abdur-Rauf Servant of the Compassionate.
Abdur-Razzaq Servant of the Provider.
Abdus Name of the narrator of one of the hadith.
Abdus Sabur Slave of the Forbearing.
Abdus Salaam Slave of the Giver of Peace.
Abdus Samad Slave of the Eternal, The Independent.
Abdus Sami Slave of the All Hearing.
Abdus Sattar Slave of the one who conceals faults.
Abdus Shafi Slave of the Healer.
Abdus Subbooh Slave of the Extremely pure.
Abdus-Sabour Servant of the Patient. vorite
Abdus-Salaam Servant of the Source of Peace.
Abdus-Samad Servant of the Eternal.
Abdus-Sameei Servant of the All-Hearing.
Abdus-Shaheed Servant of the Witness.
Abdus-Shakur Servant of the Appreciative
Abdush Shahid Slave of the Witness.
Abid Worshipper, adorer
Abidin Worshippers, adorers
Abisali Warrior in Islam.
Abrad Hail, Mail.
Abrash Spotted, Speckled.
Absi Probably from ABASA to frown; this was the name of Abdullah ibn-Musa, a scholar and reciter of the Quran, died 828/829.
Abu al Khayr One who does good
Abu Bakr Name of one of the Prophets companions
Abul-Hassan The Son Of Ali.
Abyad A narrator of hadith was so named.
Abzari Seeds, spice, seedsman, one who sows; the Persian scribe and memoriser of tradition, Abu-Ishaq Ibrahim had this name.
Adan (Garden of) Eden ADD
Adawi Grandson of Sayyindina Umer.
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by Mustay(m): 2:11pm On Jul 01, 2008|
Adbul-Qawi Servant of the Most Powerful.
Adeeb A literary Person.
Adel. Honorable Judge, One who Jugdes Fairly
Adel, Adil Just
Adham Black or dark
Adib Cultured, well mannered one
Adil Just, Honest.
Adiy A companion of the Prophet; also the name of the son of Hatim Tiay known for his generosity; also the son of Thabit had this name.
Adli Judicial, juridicial
Adnan A tribal ancestor of the Quraysh, the Prophet (S.A.W) was from this tribe; there were other noted men too later in history who had this name; for instance, word bin Hakim, a scholar of Basrah.
Adnan, Adnan Old Arabic name
Aduz Zahir Slave of the Manifest.
Adyan A nabee was named by this name.
Afaaq The place where Earth & Sky meet.
Afeef Pure, Chaste, Pious.
Affan Forgiving person.
Afif Chaste, Modest
Afif, Afeef Chaste, modest
Afraz Standing tall like a mountain,ability to withstand all that is thrushed upon it.
Afzal Best, top most.
Ahad The one.
Ahmad Most highly adored.
Ahmar Red Coloured.
Ahnaf Name of one of the narrators of hadith.
Ahsan The best of all.
Ahzab Name of one of the narrators of Hadith.
Aidh Name of a reciter of the Holy Quran.
Aishah Life, Vivaciousness, Living Prosperous, Youngest wife of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh).
Ajlah A narrator of hadith had this name.
Akhas A narrator of hadith.
Akhdan Best Friend.
Akhfash There have been several men of this name; there were grammarians of this name in the 8th / 9th century.
Akhtar A Star, good man.
Akil Intelligent, thoughtful, one who uses reason
Akram Most generous
Ala Nobility, excellence
Ala al Din Excellence of faith
Aladdin, Ala al din M Nobility of faith
Alhasan The handsome, the good; name of the Prophets grandson
Alhusain, Alhusayn Diminutive of the handsome, the good; name of the Prophets grandson
Ali, Aliyy The highest, greatest, excellent, noble, sublime; name of the Prophets son in law and the fourth Caliph
Alim Wise or learned
Almahdi Guided to the right path
Alman Kind, willing and wiseman.
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by javalove(m): 5:13pm On Jul 02, 2008|
Haaaaa !!!! Alhamdulilah, I am choosing 6 from the male names and 4 from the female names, making 10. @Mustay I would remember u on my "ikomo" (namimg) of my kids, Jaza khumulah Khairan
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by babs787(m): 8:46pm On Jul 02, 2008|
Are you planning a football team?
Endeavor to call me when the time comes too
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by Mustay(m): 9:59am On Jul 03, 2008|
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by javalove(m): 4:04pm On Jul 03, 2008|
dats even if i marry one wife oooo, if i marry 4, then yu will have to post more names for me to choose from
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 5:02pm On Jul 03, 2008|
are you serious?
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 6:18pm On Jul 03, 2008|
Male Names starting with B
Baahir Dazzling, Brilliant
Babar Origin: Hindi. Literal Meaning: Lion. Contextual meaning: King of Jungle; Lion hearted, brave, courageous and exemplary leadership qualities. Highly, powerful and influential, very charsimatic and bol
Baber Courageous, Lion.
Badi al Zaman The marvel of time
Badr Full moon
Badr al Din Full moon of the faith
Badri One who took part in the battle of Badr
Baha al Din, Bahiyy al Din Magnificence of the faith
Baha, Baha Beautiful, magnificent
Bahir Dazzling, brilliant
Bakr Old Arabic name
Bakri One who starts work early
Baligh Eloquent ADD
Bandar Seaport, district capital
Baqir Beloved one, Close to heart.
Barr Just, Pious.
Bashaar Bringer of glad tidings
Bashar Bringer of glad tidings.
Basharat Good news.
Bashir Bringer of glad tidings t
Bashshar Bringer of many glad tidings
Basim Smiling, Happy.
Basim, Bassam Smiling
Basir Bringer of glad tidings.
Bayhas Name of the lion
Bazam It was the name of the Tabiee, Abu Salih.
Behzad Honest and caring.
Bilal Satisfies thirst; name of the Prophets Muezzin (one who calls for prayer)
Budail, Budayl Name of a companion of the Prophet
Bulhut A narrator of hadith had this name.
Burayd Cold, Mind.
Bushr Joy, happiness
Names starting with D
Daamin Guarantor, Surety.
Daanish Wisdom, Learning, Science.
Dabbah Latch, door lock.
Daghfal Name of first Islamic geologist.
Dakhil Foreigner, stranger.
Dameer Heart, Conscience.
Damurah Sparkle of light, fire.
Dani Near, close
Darim Name of a narrator of hadith.
Darwish Dervish A
Daud, Dawud Beloved; a Prophets name (David)
Dawlah Riches, happiness.
Dayyan A mighty Ruler.
Dhakir One who remembers God frequently
Dhakiy Intelligent, bright
Dhiya Light, splendour.
Dhul Fiqar Name of the Prophets sword
Dilawar Brave, Courageous.
Dildar Charming, beloved.
Dinar Name of the grandfather of Abu Bin Thabit.
Dirar Old Arabic name
Diya Brightness, light
Diya al Din Brightness of the faith
Diyari A gift, or a present
Dizhwar Mean, strong.
Duha Fore noon.
Names Starting with E
Ehan Full moon.
Emran Progress, Achievement.
Eshan In God Grace, Worthy.
Names Starting with F
Faakhir Proud, Excellent
Faaz Victorius, successful.
Fadil Generous, honorable, superior
Fadl Favor, surplus
Fadl Allah Favor, surplus
Faeq Surpassing, excellent.
Fahad Lynx, wild cat.
Fahd, Fahad Leopard, lynx
Fahyim Very Clever.
Faiq Superior, Ascendant, Outstanding.
Faisal Strong, handsome.
Faisal, Faysa Decisive
Faizaan Grace, Favour.
Fajaruddin The First.
Fakhir Proud, excellent
Fakhr Pride, Something to feel proud about.
Fakhr al Din Pride of the faith
Fakhri Honorary, glorious, proud.
Fakhri, Fakhry Honorary
Fakih Legal expert; one who recites the Quran
Faqeeh Jurist, Scholar of religious laws.
Farafisa Name of a companion, bin Umayr al-Hanafi
Faraj There have been men with this name.
Faraj, Farraj Relief, freedom from grief
Farasat Perception, sagacity.
Faraz Ascent, height.
Fareed Unique, incomparable.
Farid, Fareed Unique, rare
Fariq, Fareeq Lieutenant General
Faris Horseman, knight, cavalier
Farooq Comely, One who distinguishes truth from falsehood
Farrukh Happy, Auspicious.
Faruq who distinguishes truth from falsehood
Faruq, Farooq One who distinguishes truth from falsehood
Farwah Name of a few of the companions.
Faseeh Eloquent (Suggested name FASEEUDDIN).
Fateen Clever, Smart
Fathi Victorious one
Fatik Deadly, Lethal.
Fatin, Fateen Clever, smart
Fattah One who attains victory.
Fawwaz Most successful
Fawzi To do with success
Fayaaz Kind & Generous; Gracious.
Fayek Surpassing, excellent, superior, outstanding
Fayyad Overflowing, generous
Fida Redemption, sacrifice
Fikri Thought, ideas
Fouad, Fuad Heart
Fudail Excellent in character
Fujai Name of Prophets (S.A.W) companion.
Names starting with G
Gamal, Gamali Camel
Ghaith, Ghayth Rain
Ghali Valuable, dear, beloved, expensive
Ghasaan Old Arabic name
Ghassan Ardor, vigor (of youth)
Ghauth Helper, Defender.
Ghawth Succor, to help
Ghazanfar Warrior, companion of Prophet (S.A.W).
Ghazawan Warrior, companion of Prophet (S.A.W).
Ghazwan One on expedition, to conquer
Ghazzal Name of a reciter of Quran.
Ghulam Slave, Servant.
Ghunayn One who collects booty.
Ghusun One who collects booty.
Gohar Diamond, precious stone.
Gulfam Rose faced.
Gulshan A flower Garden.
Gulzar A Garden, an inhabited town.
Names starting with H
Haaziq Intelligent, Skillfull.
Habbab Affable, lovable
Habis A narrator of Hadith.
Hadad Syrian god of fertility
Hadee Director, guide.
Hadi Guiding to the right (truth)
Hafid The wise one.
Hafiz Protector, one who has memorized the Quran
Hafs Lion, Young of Lion.
Hajib Doorman, janitor, bailiff, eyebrow, edge, covering.
Hajjaj Orbit, eye socket, Orgument, debate.
Hakem Ruler, governor
Hakim, Hakeem Wise, one of Gods ninety nine qualities
Hallaj Cotton ginner.
Hamd Praise, lauding.
Hamdhy Sympathy, blessing.
Hamdi Of praise
Hami Protector, Patron, Supporter, defender.
Hamim Intimate, close friend
Hammad Praising (Allah).
Hammam A great man, a chief, a hero.
Hamood One who praises Allah.
Hamzah Lion; name of the Prophets uncle
Hanai Of happiness
Hanash A hadith was narrated by a man with the same name.
Haneef Upright, true.
Hani Happy, delighted, joyful
Hanif True believer
Hannad Old Arabic name
Haris Guardian, protector
Harith Ploughman, cultivator
Haroun, Harun Lofty or exalted; A Prophets name (Aaron)
Hasan Handsome, good.
Haseen Beautiful, Smart.
Hashid One who rallies people, crowded, gathered.
Hashim Broker, destroyer of evil; name of the Prophets great grandfather
Hashir One who assembles.
Hashmat Dignity, Glory.
Hasib The reckoner.
Hassan Beautiful, handsome
Hatib A wood collector.
Hawshab A son of Iama Muslim had this name.
Haytham Young hawk
Hayyan Old Arabic name
Hesam A sharp sword.
Hilal, Hilel The new moon
Hilmi Gentle, calm
Himayat Protection, Support.
Hooman Good soul, good natured.
Hubaab Bubble of Water.
Hud, Houd A Prophets name
Hudad Name of a pre Islamic Arabic king
Hudhafah Old Arabic name
Hudhaifah, Hudhayfah Old Arabic name
Hujayyah The father of Ajlah bin Abdullah was so called.
Hujjat Argument, reasoning, proof.
Humam Brave, noble, courageous, generous
Humayl A companion of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Humayun Blessed, sacred, royal, imperial.
Humd Praise of Allah.
Humza The name Humza is one of the arabic alphabets.
Hurairah Narrator of Hadith, a close companion to Prophet Mohammed (PBUH).
Hurayth A small cultivator.
Hurmat Chastity, sacred.
Hurrah Liberal, free.
Husain, Husayn, Hussein Beautiful, doer of good deads; a descendent of the Prophet
Husam al Din Sword of the faith
Husni Good, handsome.
Hussain Handsome, beautiful.
Hussein Handsome, Beautiful.
Huthayfa Old Arabic name
Huzaifah Curtailed, shortened.
Huzayfah Curtailing, shortening, curtailed, short.
Huzayl Bin Shurah bil had this name.
Names Starting with I
Ibrahim Father of a multitude; a Prophets name (Abraham)
Id Feast, festival
Idris A Prophets name
Ihsan Kindness, beneficence; highest level of Iman
Ihtiram Honour, hold in honour.
Ihtisham Modesty, decency
Ijli This was the name of the makes of astrolabes.
Ikrimah Old Arabic name
Ilan Good person.
Ilias A Prophets name (Elijah)
Ilifat Friendship, kindness, obligation.
Imaad Pillar of strength, confident.
Imad Support, pillar, confidence.
Imad al Din Pillar of the faith
Imad, Imad Support, pillar
Imam Leader (of prayer or community)
Imran, Imran Long lived; a Prophets name
Inaam Reward, favour, Prize.
Inam Act of benefaction, bestowal
Inayat Bounty, Kindness, favour.
Intaj King, magnificent.
Intikhab Selection, choice.
Iqbal Prosperity, good fortune
Iqraam To be of assistance, respect.
Iqrit A man of early Islam about whom amusing tales are told.
Iqtidar Power, Office, Authority.
Irfan, Irfan Thankfulness
Isa, Isa, Eisa A Prophets name (Jesus)
Isam, Isam, Issam Safeguard
Ishaq A Prophets name (Isaac)
Ishrat Society, Familiar and pleasant talk, happiness.
Ishtiyaq Longing, craving.
Iskandar SEE SIKANDAR
Islam Submission to Allah.
Ismah Preservation, infallibility.
Ismail A Prophets name (Ishmael)
Israail The chosen one.
Istakhri A shafaee jurist.
Izz Glory, honour, Prestige, High Standing.
Izz al Din Might of the faith
Izzat High rank, honour.
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by javalove(m): 7:00pm On Jul 03, 2008|
good work u r doing. May Allah reward u abundantly.
i joke alot ooo. Na only 1 i dey plan oooo but if Allah says 4, bismillah!
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 7:04pm On Jul 03, 2008|
hehehehe i thot u were serious . .
I know of people who marry 2 but they are all old now . never heard of one at this time and age thought you wanted to try
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by olabowale(m): 8:13pm On Jul 03, 2008|
Has marrying more than 1 old fashion and or out of style? Is it possible that that is the case? Never. Allah the Almighty started with 2, then 3, then 4 and it is then that the Wise came to 1.
We therefore, always observe in most societies that women are always more than men, in population. Even in the time of peace. But in the time of way, the population of men to women is a lot lower. always wonder if the situarion is one man and one woman, what happens to excess women who are not married, because there is no eligible men? You see the mercy of Allah to compensate for this impossibility of one man and one woman, if everyone is eager to marry.
I for one encourages my women folks to marry a man who is truly a believer regardless of his marital status. In as long as he is within the boundary set in the Qur'an on the number of wives. This is the only major condition when both are willing to marry each other.
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by sherrylo: 8:31pm On Jul 03, 2008|
Olabowale so you are encouraging two or more, don't forget we are human and not perfect oo
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by ofurufu(m): 11:18am On Jul 04, 2008|
Mukina, what of male list. Pls I want to know the exact meaning of my name.
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by ofurufu(m): 11:37am On Jul 04, 2008|
Sister Sherry,I understand. Being a female,you will naturally not want to share your husband with another lady. This is why most ladies don't want their husband to marry second wife,unfortunately many Muslim women with Islamic understanding also do this.
Some people unfortunately bring weak argument that it is not possible to love and treat two women equally, so we cannot implement the Ayah that sanctions marrying more than one wife.
Allah is our creator and knows all our qualities. The way out is simple: If naturally, you tend to like one wife more than the other,you can control it by trying not to let this reflect in your dealings with them. Treating them equally is something you have control over.
So let all Muslims beware of the evil called MODERNIZATION that is gradually eroding our thinking. It's a pity you find some Muslims campaigning against polygamy,when Allah sanctions it. Since,monogamy is also allowed in Islam,why not stick to it if that is what you desire, but don't campaign against Allah's sanction of allowing us to marry up to 4 wives.
There is no problem in marrying one wife,but recognize the fact that Islam allows up to 4 and it is very possible to treat all the four equally. If it's not possible Allah will not approve it.Allah doesn't place on us burden greater than what we can bear.
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 6:10pm On Jul 04, 2008|
I'll get there . .
Names Starting with J
Jaan Life, Soul. ADD
Jabalah Mountain, hill ADD
Jabbar, Jabr Mighty, brave ADD
Jabir Consoler, comforter ADD
Jabr Compulsion name of a companion. ADD
Jad Curly, Frizzled. ADD
Jad Allah Gift of God ADD
Jafar Rivulet, stream.
Jafar, Jafar Rivulet, little creek
Jahangir A moghul emperor had this name.
Jahdami An authority for hadith had this name.
Jahdari An authority of Quran had this name.
Jal Resolution, firm will
Jalal al Din Glory o faith
Jalees Companion, friend, person with whom one sits.
Jalil Great, revered.
Jalil, Jaleel Great, revered
Jamal al Din Beauty of the faith
Jamil Beautiful, lovely.
Jamil, Jameel Beautiful
Jaraah Surgeon; name of tabaree.
Jari Powerful, brave.
Jarir One who can pull; name of a famous Arab poet
Jariyah Name of a Ashb-as-Suffa.
Jarood Name of a companion of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Jasim Great, big, huge
Jasim Powerful, strong.
Jaul M Choice
Jaun Kind of plant
Javier Month of January.
Jawad Open handed, generous
Jawdah Heavy rain, benevolent deed
Jawhar Jewel, essence
Jazib Beautiful, Handsome.
Jeelan It is a city in Iran.
Jibran Old Arabic name
Jibril Archangel of Allah (Gabriel)
Jihad Struggle, holy war
Jiyad Very good.
Jubair Counsels or brings together.
Jubair, Jubayr Old Arabic name
Jul Resolution, firm will
Jumah, Jumuah (Born on) Friday
Jumanah Pearl; name of a companion.
Jummal Unit of army.
Junaid Fighter, worrier whose strength is equal to a small army.
Junaid, Junayd Young fighter
Junayd Fighter, warrior.
Jundub Grasshopper (name of a companion).
Juthamah Nightmare (name of companion).
Juwain, Juwayn Sibling
Juzar, Joozher, Joozhar, Zuzer Competent
Names Starting with K
Kaamil Perfect, accomplished.
Kaashif Uncoverer, pioneer, discoverer.
Kadar, Kedar Powerful
Kadeen, Kadin Friend, companion, confidant
Kadeer, Kadir Green or green crop (connoting freshness and innocence)
Kafeel Responsible, Surety, Sponsor.
Kahil Friend, lover
Kaiser Emperor, King.
Kajji An authority of hadith at Baghdad.
Kalbi An authority on genealogy and the Quran.
Kaleem Speaker, talker.
Kaliq Creative, refers to a quality of God
Kamal Beauty, perfection
Kamil Perfect, complete.
Kamil, Kameel Perfect; one of the ninety nine qualities of God
Kamran Safety and helpful.
Kardal Mustard seed
Karif, Kareef Born in Autumn
Karim, Kareem Generous, noble, friendly, precious and distinguished
Kasam The king.
Kaseem, Kasim Divided
Kasib, Kaseeb Fertile
Kateb, Katib Writer, scribe
Kazim Well tempered, cool, patient
Keyaan Crown, King.
Khafid Easy, comfortable, smooth.
Khair al Din Goodness of the faith
Khairi, Khairy, Khayri Charitable, beneficent
Khalaf Descendent, successor
Khalam Servent to Allah.
Khaldun Implies eternity.
Khaldun, Khaldoon Old Arabic name
Khaleeq Suitable (for), Worthm Deserving, Polite, Affable, Well-disposed.
Khalid Eternal, glorious.
Khalil Good friend.
Khalil al Allah Friend of God; title given to Prophet Ibrahim
Khalil, Khaleel, Kalil Beautiful, good friend
Khalis Pure, clear
Khallad Old, Aged. (also name of Prophets (S.A.W) companion.
Kharijah Outside, external
Khasib Fertile, Productive, Profuse
Khateeb Orator, Preacher.
Khatib Religious Minister
Khayaam Iranian Poet, Tent.
Khayr Goodness, health, Safe
Khirash Scratching, Scraping, (name of a companion).
Khubayb A fast walker, (name of companion).
Khulayd Abiding, (name of companion).
Khulus Clearness, purity
Khunays Hidden (name of companion).
Khuraymah (name of companion).
Khurram Cheerful, Happy.
Khursheed The sun.
Khush Bakht Fortunate, of good fortune.
Khushtar Sarrounded by happiness.
Khuzaimah, Khuzaymah Old Arabic name
Kifayat Enough, sufficient.
Kinza Hidden Treasure.
Kishwa A country, region.
Kurayb Ibn Abi Muslim al-Hashami had this name.
Names Starting with L
Labeeb Understanding, Sensible, Intelligent.
Labib Sensible, intelligent.
Labib, Labeeb Sensible, intelligent
Laqeet Well known companion of the Prophet (S.A.W)
Latif Gentle, kind, pleasant, friendly
Liban Succesfull, charmed.
Limazah He was a narrator of hadith.
Liyaqat Worth, deserving, merit.
Lubaid, Lubayd Old Arabic name
Luqman A Prophets name
Lut A Prophets name (Lot)
Lutfi Kind, gentle
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by javalove(m): 7:33pm On Jul 04, 2008|
may Allah make it easy. Its one i plan to marry and i pray Allah make me contended with that.
@olabowale has said it all. Those are the facts!
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by shuppie(f): 8:18pm On Jul 06, 2008|
my name is BALQEES
my baby girl's name is ARAFAT, she was born on the day of ARAFAT that fell on friday in 2006, it was such a blessing to have that day of all days, mt ARAFAT means the mountain of MERCY, I PRAY TO ALMIGHTY Allah (SWT) TO HAVE MERCY ON ALL OF US (ameen), BECAUSE WITHOUT HIS MERCY WE ARE SURELY IN TROUBLE, BUT HE HIS THE MOST GRACIOUS, MOST MERCIFUL
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 8:28pm On Jul 06, 2008|
Ameen na'la Shuppie
May Ur Little girl grow up to be a blessing to you
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by shuppie(f): 8:31pm On Jul 06, 2008|
thank you my dear sis,
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 9:13pm On Jul 06, 2008|
Names Starting with M
Maaz Brave Man.
Mabad A place of worship.
Mad Old Arabic name
Madani Urban, civilized, modern
Mahad Great, nice.
Mahaz The place of war.
Mahbub Beloved, dear
Mahd The guided one.
Mahdi Guided to the right path
Maheen Fine or thin texture, feeble voice, Like the moon
Mahfuz Safe, protected by God
Mahja Place to sleep, quarters, lodgings.
Mahjub Concealed, veiled
Mahmud The praised one, commendable.
Mahrus Protected (by God)
Majd al Din Glory of the Faith
Makin Strong, firm, well founded
Makki Pertaining to Makkah.
Malih A reciter of Quran was so called.
Malik Master, king
Mamdouh, Mamduh One who is commended, praised, glorified
Mamduh Person commended, praised.
Mamoon Secure, fearless.
Mamun Trustworthy, trusted
Man, Main Benefit
Mandhur Vowed, consecrated to God
Mansur Divinely aided, victorious
Manzar View, Sight.
Manzoor Approve(d), Accept(ed).
Marghoob Desirable, coveted, agreeable.
Marghub Desirable, coveted
Maruf Well known, good
Marwan Old Arabic name
Marzuq Blessed by God, fortunate
Masarrat Happiness, delight, joy.
Mashhud Clear, Manifest, Witnessed.
Mashkoor One who is worthy of thanks, deserving, commendable
Masood Blissful, fortunate, auspicious.
Masroor Happy person, joyfull.
Masrur Happy, joyful
Masud Fortunate, happy, lucky
Masum Innocent, infallible.
Masun Well protected, sheltered
Mateen Solid, constant, tough, substantive.
Matloob Objective, goal.
Mawsil Name of Hanafi Jurist of Iraq.
Maymun Fortunate, blessed.
Maysarah Of comfort, ease
Mazin Old Arabic name
Mehtab The Moon.
Mekka Name of Holy city.
Mihran Name of a companion of the Prophet
Mihyar Name of a famous poet
Mika Cool, sweet, intelligent.
Mikail Name of an Angel (Michael)
Mikayeel One of the main Angels of Allah (SWT).
Mikhail One of the main Angels of Allah (SWT).
Mimar Mason, architect.
Minhaj Road, Path.
Miqdad Name of a Sahabi
Miraj Ascension (to heaven).
Mirsab The sword of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Mishaal, Mishal Torch, light
Mistah Instrument to level something.
Miyaz Distinguished, preferred
Moemen Believer and faithful to Allah
Mohammed Name of final prophet (PBUH).
Mohid The one who believes in oneness of Allah Almighty
Mohsin Helper, attractive.
Mounir Light, sunlight.
Muawiyah Young fox, Sehabie Rasool (sawas)
Muayyad Supported (by God)
Muballigh Preacher, one who preaches and propagates Islam.
Mubarak Happy, blessed
Mubashir Spreader of good news.
Mubin Clear, evident
Mudabbir One who plans.
Mudar An Arabian tribe; name of a great grandfather of the Prophet
Muddaththir Covered; a title of the Prophet
Mueen One who helps.
Mueez One who gives protection.
Mufaddal One who is preferred.
Mufakkir Thinker, one who meditates.
Mufallah One who prospers.
Mufeed (from the verb fada to overflow).
Mufid, Mufeed Useful, helpful
Mughith Helper, succourer.
Muhafiz One who protects.
Muhair, Muhayr Skilled
Muhammad Praiseworthy - name of the LAST Prophet (A.S).
Muhammad, Mohammed Praised, praiseworthy; the name of the Prophet
Muhanna Happy, delighted
Muhannad, Muhanned Sword
Muharrem 1st month of Islamic year.
Muhdee One who presents.
Muheet That which embraces all round.
Muhib Noble, respected
Muhriz Obtainer, winner, earner.
Muhsin Beneficient, charitable
Muhtadi Rightly guided
Muhtashim One has many followers.
Muhyi al Din Reviver of the faith
Muin Supporter, helper
Mujab One whose prayers were answered
Mujaddid One who renews or renovates or refreshes.
Mujahid Fighter (in the way of Allah)
Mujazziz Name of a companion.
Mujtaba The chosen one.
Mukhlis Faithful, sincere
Mulayl A companion was so named.
Mummar Given or granted long life
Munaf Exalted, inconsistent with contradictory to.
Mundhir Warner, cautioner
Muneeb One who turns in repentance.
Munif Exalted, excellent
Munir, Muneer Brilliant, shining
Munis Pleasant companion
Munkadir Name of an authority and ascetic of Hadith.
Munqad One who is led, conducted, obedient.
Munsif Just, right
Muntazir The awaitting.
Muqatadir Name of an Abbasid Khalifah.
Muqbil Following, next.
Muqtasid One who is economical, thrifty.
Murabbi Patron, Superior, guardian.
Murad Wanted, desired
Mursal Messenger, Prophet, Ambassador.
Murtada, Murtadi, Murtadhy Satisfied, contented, pleased
Murtadaa Chosen one.
Murtaza The generous, The giving.
Musa A Prophets name.
Musa, Moosa A Prophets name (Moses)
Musab Old Arabic name
Musad Unfettered camel; favored by fortune, lucky
Musaddiq One who confirms or verifies another.
Musaid Helper, supporter
Museeb Apple in persian. Also means great warrior.
Musharraf One who is honoured, exalted.
Mushfiq The one of highest rank was used mostly in military in the past, now used to describe many things in arabic.
Mushtaq Longing, yearning
Muslih Conciliator, reformer
Muslim Submitting oneself to God
Mustaeen Submitting oneself to God
Mustafa Chosen; one of the Prophets names
Mustafeed Profiting, gainful.
Mustajab One who is heard.
Mustakim Straight road.
Mustatab Good, Delectable.
Mutahhir What Purifies.
Mutasim Adhering (to faith, to God)
Mutawassit Moderate, average.
Mutazz Proud, honorable
Muthanna Old Arabic name
Muttaqi Righteous, one who fears Allah.
Muyassar Fortunate, facilitated
Muzhir Witnessed, name of companion.
Muzzammil One who is wrapped up; a title of the Prophet
Names Starting with N
Naadir Dear, Rare, Precious.
Nabeel Noble Man.
Nabhan, Nabih Noble, outstanding
Nabil Noble, generous.
Nabil, Nabeel Noble
Nadeem Companion, Friend.
Nadim Friend, companion.
Nadim, Nadeem Friendly, entertaining
Nadir Dear, rare, precious
Naeem Blessing, Ease.
Nibras Lamp, light
Nidal Lamp, light
Nijad Lamp, light
Niyaz Dedication, Offering.
Nizar Old Arabic name
Noman Men with all blessings of Allah.
Nooh Name of Prophet.
Noor Attribute of Allah.
Noorali Light of Ali.
Nuaim, Nuaym Name of several of the Prophets companions ADD
Nuaym One of narrators of Hadith.
Nubaid Bringing Happiness.
Nuh, Nooh A Prophets name (Noah)
Nuhaid, Nuhayd Big
Numan Blood, red
Nur al Din Brightness of the faith
Nur Firdaus Light of the Highest Paradise
Nur-ul-Qiblatayn Light of the two Qibla.
Nuraz The Treasure Of Noor
Nurdeen Light of the religion.
Nuri Shining, brightness.
Nuri, Noori" Shining, brightness
Nusayb Name of a black slave who fought in the early wars of Islam.
Nusayr Narrator of Hadith had this name.
Nusrah, Nusrat Help, support
Names Starting with O
Obaid Small Slave
Owais A companion of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Names Starting With P
Parvez Success. Name of a Persian King.
Names Starting With Q
Qabeel Son of Sayyidina Aadam.
Qadeer Powerful, very kind hearted and honest.
Qaim Rising, Standing, Existing, well-grounded.
Qani Content, Satisfied.
Qanit Obedient, Submissive, Humble, God-fearing.
Qaseem Share, Portion.
Qasim Divider, distributor
Qatadah Name of a companion of the Prophet
Qays, Qais Firm
Qurban Offering, Sacrifice
Qusay Old Arabic name
Qutaybah A narrator of hadith.
Qutaybah, Qutaibah Irritable, impatient
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 3:59pm On Jul 13, 2008|
[center]Names Starting with R[/center]
Raahil Path guider.
Raashid Major, Adult, Orthodox, Guided, Intelligent.
Rabah Gainer, winner
Rabar A loving and caring person to all.
Rabit Binding, Fastening.
Radi Satisfied, content
Raees Rich, Wealthy, Chief.
Rafan Beautiful, graceful.
Rafay The Exaulter, To Elevate Rank
Rafee High, High-ranking, cultured, refined.
Rafiq Kind, friend
Raghib Desiring, willing.
Raghib, Ragheb Desirous, willing
Rahat Rest, Response.
Raheel One who shows the way, Fearless or Brave.
Raheesh Leader, Chief, Rich.
Rahil Path guider.
Rahman Compassionate, merciful; referring to qualities of God listed in the Quran
Raif Merciful, gentle
Rajab Seventh month of the Muslim lunar calendar
Raji Hoping, full of hope
Rajih Having the upper hand, more acceptable
Rakin Respectful, firm, confident
Ramadan Ninth month of the Muslim lunar calendar; month of fasting
Ramih Arcturus (brightest star in constellation Bootes)
Ramin Who rescues the people from hungry and pain. Brings Joy into peoples life ADD
Ramiz Honored, respected
Rani To gaze, gazing
Raquib Most watchful.
Raseem One who designs.
Rashad Integrity of conduct, maturity, wisdom
Rashdan Guidance, rectitude.
Rasheed Rationale, Prutend, Intelligent, Rightly-guided.
Rashid One of good council; rightly guided, wise, having true faith
Rasmi Formal, official
Rasool Name of the nabi.
Ratib Regular, arranger
Rawahah Departure, Fragrance, ease
Rawdah Garden Meadow, Paradise.
Rawh Refreshment, Rest.
Rayhan Sweet basil; favored by God
Rayn It is the name of a gate of the heaven.
Rayyan Luxuriant; one of the gates of paradise
Razeen Sedate, Slemn, Grave, Sober-Minded.
Razin Composed, subtle
Reda, Rida, Ridha (In Gods) favor; contentment, satisfaction
Riaz Garden, devotion.
Ridwan Acceptance, satisfaction; name of the keeper of the gates of Heaven
Risay The Risk, Black Rose, Lovest One, The One
Riyad, Riyadh Gardens
Riyasat Rule, Dominion. "
Rizq Subsistence, blessing of God "
Rizwan Peon of Paradise.
Roshan Bright, Shining.
Rukanah Firm, Solid.
Rushd Maturity, wisdom, sensible conduct
Rushdi Mature, wise
Ruwaid, Ruwayd Walking gently
[center] Names Starting With S[/center]
Saad Good luck
Saadat Blessing, Honour.
Saafir Ambassador, handsome.
Sabahat Beauty, Grace, Handsomeness.
Sabeeh A narrator of Hadith.
Sabih, Sabeeh Beautiful, pleasant, fond
Sabir, Sabeer Patient, persevering
Sabri patience, perseverence "
Sabur Patient, perservent.
Saburah A narrator of Hadith.
Sad Good luck
Sad al Din Good of the Faith
Sadad Right thing to do, lucky hand
Sadeed Relevant, Pertinent.
Sadeem Haze, Mist.
Sadid Relevant, correct, right
Sadiq Sincere, truthful
Sadit Hard working and strong.
Saeed Blissful, auspicious.
Saeed, Said Happy
Safeenah Name of an Ahl As-Suffah.
Saffar An authority of Hadith.
Safi Pure, clear
Safiy Best friend
Safiy al Din Best friend of the faith
Safiyy Chosen One.
Saful Islam Sword of Islam.
Safwah, Safwat The best, the chosen
Safwan Rock, solid, pure
Sagheer Small, short.
Sahl Easy to deal with
Sahm Arrow, dart.
Sahmir Entertaining companion.
Saib Appropriate, correct
Saif al Din Sword of the faith
Saif, Sayf, Seif Sword (of religion)
Saiful Azman Sword of dream.
Saji A scholar had this name
Sajid One who worships God
Sajjad One who worships a lot
Sakhawat Generosity, liberality, open-handness.
Salaahddinn The righteousness of the faith.
Salah al Din Righteousness of the Faith; name of the Muslim leader who liberated Jerusalem from the Crusaders
Saleem Sound, Unimpaired, Sane, Sincere. "
Saleh, Salih Good, right; a Prophets name
Salif Previous, Former.
Salih Safe, whole, flawless.
Salik Passable, unobstructed.
Salim Secure, free.
Salim, Saleem Safe, healthy, whole, flawless
Salman Healthy, safe, wholesome; name fo the first Persian to embrace Islam
Salsaal Pure Water.
Salsal Pure Water.
Salt narrator of Hadith.
Sami High, lofty, elevated
Samir Entertaining companion.
Samir, Sameer Entertaining companion
Sanaullah Worshiper of Allah.
Sanawbar A cone-bearing tree, fir, Pine.
Saqib Shining Star.
Sarfraz Person sitting at a high place.
Sarim Lion, brave, big hearted
Sariyah Clouds at night; name of a companion of the Prophet
Sarwar Chief, leader, Joy, Delight.
Sati Shining, bright
Sawa Equal, same.
Sawad Blackness, Skill.
Sawlat Influence, commanding, personality, awe.
Sawwaf Wool Stapler, Wool Dealer.
Sayfiyy Concerning sword.
Sayid Lord, Master.
Sayyar Mobile, Constantly on the move.
Seema Mien, Expression, Countenance.
Shaaf One who gives health.
Shabaan Islamic Month.
Shaban Eighth month of the Muslim lunar calendar
Shabbeer Appellation of Imam Husayn (R.A).
Shabib. A scholar who wrote about Quran.
Shadab Fresh, evergreen.
Shadi Singer, enchanter
Shadin Fawn, young deer
Shafin He who cures
Shafiq Compassionate, tender.
Shafiq, Shafeeq Kind, compassionate, tender
Shafiulla Compassionate of Allah or Purity of Allah.
Shagufta Blooming, Happy.
Shahir Well known, famous
Shahrukh Concerning, monarchy.
Shahzaib Crown of a king, like a king.
Shahzor Extreme Power.
Shajee Bold, Courageous.
Shakeel Handsome, Comely.
Shakib Present, gift, reward
Shamal Wind that comes from the north
Shamel Comprehensive, complete.
Shamil All comprehensive
Shams al Din Sun of the faith
Shams-Ul-Haq Appellation given to Indian and Pakistani Scholars.
Shamsheer The sword of honors.
Shamsideen Sun of religion.
Shan Dignity, Splendour.
Shaqeeq Real brother.
Sharaheel A narrator of Hadith.
Shareef The good.
Sharif Honest, noble, distinguished.
Sharif, Shareef Honest, honorable, noble, distinguished
Shariq Radiant, Bright.
Shawaiz Speak melodious.
Shaybah Grey-haired, aged.
Shazeb Decorated king.
Shehroze King of Roses.
Sheraz Loving, Caring, Daring.
Shibli Loving, Caring, Daring.
Shihab Flame, blaze
Shihab al Din Star of the Faith
Shuaib, Shuayb A Prophets name
Shuayb A Prophets name.
Shuja Brave, bold, Valour.
Shurahbeel A narrator of Hadith.
Shurayh A narrator of Hadith.
Shuraym Split, Cleavage.
Siddiq Truthful, upright
Sikandar Name of a famous Sovereign.
Simak Arcturus (Star).
Siraj Lighted torch
Siraj al Din Light of the faith
Siwar Bracelet, Arm-ring.
Sohaib Gentle, ease; name of star.
Sohail Gentle, ease; name of star.
Subhi Early morning
Sufyan Old Arabic name
Suhaib, Suhayb Of reddish hair or complexion; name of the first Roman to embrace Islam
Suhail, Suhayl Gentle, easy; the name of a star
Suhaim, Suhaym Arrow
Suhayb A companions name.
Suhayl Canopus (Star).
Sulaiman A Prophets Name.
Sulaiman, Sulayman A Prophets name (Solomon)
Sulayk Traveller, Walker.
Sulayman Name of a Prophet.
Sultan Sultan, king
Sumayya Matyr of Islam.
Suraqah Name of a companion of the Prophet
Surayj Name of an authority of Hadith.
Surur Joy, happiness.
Suud, Suoud Good luck
Suwaybit Roof over path, alley between houses.
Syed Always in control.
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by rokiatu(f): 4:00pm On Jul 13, 2008|
nice job, but where is rokiatu?
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 4:09pm On Jul 13, 2008|
Check under the Names Starting with R for the girls.
It may be Ru or Ro check for it
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by rokiatu(f): 4:18pm On Jul 13, 2008|
mukina2:thanks but still could not find it. but don't worry
I will ask my mom
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 4:34pm On Jul 13, 2008|
Ruqaya Daughter of the Prophet (S.A.W).
Ur name means Gentle, its also the name of one of the Prophet's daughters
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by rokiatu(f): 5:09pm On Jul 13, 2008|
mukina2:ya that is it. thanks
and you are doing a fabulous job
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by mukina2: 5:13pm On Jul 13, 2008|
Thanks and please stop fighting ok?
|Re: Islamic Names And Their Meanings by rokiatu(f): 5:13pm On Jul 13, 2008|
mukina2:oh no u saw that
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