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


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