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Muslim Girls/boy names

Last updated: 17th October 2006
Question ID: #2804
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One Muslim Brother
17th October 2006

 
Assalamu-Alaykum

Respected Mufti Saheb,

Can you please let me know whether the following muslim girls and boy names are permissable in Islam.

Jazakullah-Khair

Alina (Alena)
Malayeka (Malaika/Malaikah),
Maariah
Safoorah
Zayan



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Bismillah

Al-jawab billahi at-taufeeq (the answer with Allah's guidance)


Suitable names for girls.

1. 'Alinah - Clear, beautiful.
2. Malaikah - Angel
3. Mariah - One of the wifes' of the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam)
4. Safurah - Wife of Musa ('Alaiyhis Salam)
5. Zayan - Beautiful


And Only Allah Ta'ala Knows Best.