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Question ID: #3049
 
Question: Child's name
Asalamo Alikum

Insha Allah we are planning to name our unborn "Muhammad Utbah" after sahabi "Utbah Ibn Ghazwan RA". Please advise if "Utbah" is a proper name for muslim boy? jazak Allah.
 
 
Answered by: Ulamaa ID 04 (London)
Date: 24/05/2008 12:42pm

Bismillah


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



Yes, Utbah is a suitable name.



And Only Allah Ta'ala Knows Best.


Mufti Qamruzzaman

London, UK
 
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