Muslim Girls Names

Muslim Girls Names

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Aabidah        Worshipper

Aabirah         Fleeting

Aabish           Daughter of Sa’d Sahabi Rasool

Aadab            Hope, need

Aadila            Just, Honest

Aa’idah        Visiting, Returning, Reward

Aaisha        Aummul Mominin wife of the Prophet Muhammad


Aafiya    Healthy

Aafreeda       Created, Produced

Aafreen         Acclaim

Aa’idah          Name of a narrator of hadith

Aairah            respectful

Aakifah          Devoted, Dedicated

Aala    Bounties

Aaliyah         Highest


Aalimah         Scholar female

Aaliyah          Tall, Towering

Aamaal          Hopes, Aspirations, Wishes

Aamanee      Good wish

Aamilah         Doer of (good) deeds, Righteous

Aaminah       Secured, Safe

Aamira          Imperial, Abundant, Inhabited

Aamirah        Inhabitant

Aani Fatimah Khatoon      She was a literary woman and a poetess in Qastaniniyah

Aanisah         Young lady, Maiden

Aaqilah          Intelligent

Aara   Adoring

Aarifah          Knowing  Women

Aasia  Hope

Aasimah        Protector, defendant, central

Aatifa Affection, Sympathy

Aatikah          Generous

Aatiqah         Shoulder (support) old

Aatirah          Fragrant

Aazeen          Beauty

Abasah          Daughter of al-Mahdi

Abda  Worshipper

Abdia Slave of Allah

Abeedah       Worshipper

Abeela           To be beautiful

Abeer Fragrance

Abeera          The mixture of the smell of the petals of Rose and Sundal

Abeerah        Rose, Sandal Saffron mixed together in fragrance

Abia    Great

Abida Worshipper

Abir    Serious, beautiful

Ablaa Perfectly formed

Ablah Perfectly formed

Abqurah       Genius

Abra   Example, Lesson

Ada     Grace, Expression

Adab  Hope, Need

Adeeba          Cultured, Polite

Adeela           Equal

Adilah         Just

Adeena          Pious, good luck

Adeeva          Pleasant, Gentle

Ad’ifaah        Smart, talented

Adila   Justice

Adla    Just, fair woman

Afaf    Chaste, virtuous, decent, pure

Afeefa            Chaste

Afeerah         Covered with soil or dust

Afia     Away from all Problems

Afifa   Neat lady

Afifah Chaste, modest

Afiya  Healthful

Afizah A person who knows the recital of the qur’an

Afra    Dust-coloured

Afraa  White

Afrah Happiness

Afreen           Friendly

Afroza           Light from fire

Afroze           Enlightening

Afsa    Prophet Mohammed’s wife

Afsana           Story

Afshan           Adornment aids

Afsheen         Shine like a star


Ahdia Unique, The One

Ahlam            Dreams

Aida    Visiting, returning

A’idah Guest, the one who’s returning

Aidah Visiting, Returning, Reward, Present

Aighar            She was a religious, righteous woman

Aila     Noble


Aimen            Most Congratulated

Ain alsaba     Treasure of the eye

Ain      Eye

Aini     Spring, Flower, Source, Choice


Aiya    Miracle, verses in the Qur’an

Aiyla   Moonlight

Aiza    Noble

Aizah  The daughter of Hazrat Ali (A.S)

Ajeebah        A narrator of hadith

Ajlal    Beautiful, stubborn, young princess

Ajradah         Al-Ameeh, was a great worshipper who worshipped long in the night sometimes right up to dawn

Ajwa  Name of a date in Saudia Arabia. Tree planted by Holy Prophet (Peace be upon him)

Akia    Sister

Akifah Intent, busy

Akilah Intelligent one who reasons

Akleema        daughters of Adam

Alaia   Virtuous

Alayna           Princess (Iranian)

Aleemah       Knowing, Knowledgeable

Aleena           Silk of heaven

Aleesa            Joy

Aleeza            Joy

Alesha            Protected by god

Alia     Beautiful

Aliah   Exalted, noble, highest social standing

Alika   Love

Alima Wise

Alina   Beautiful

Alishaba        Beautiful sunshine

Alishba          Pretty


Aliza   The Daughter of Ali

Alleyah          Leader

Alma  Apple

Almaas          A diamond

Almas Diamond

Alraaz Mystery

Alvina Highest

Alzubra         A star in the constellation Leo

Amah Slave (Female);

Amal  Hope, aspiration

Amala Hopes, Aspirations

Amalia           Aspirations

Aman Peace

Amana           Faithful, to believe

Amani            Wishes, aspirations

Amany           A Wish

Amara           Eternal beauty, urgent news

Amatullah     Slave of Allah

Amaya           Night Rain

Ambar           Ambergris

Ambareen    Good smell

Amber           Responsible

Ambereen    Fragrance

Ambreen      Sky

Ameenah      Trustworthy

Ameera         Noble lady, princess

Ameerah       Princess

Amel  Hope

Amelia           Trustworthy, beautiful

Amena           Trustworthy, faithful, peaceful, honest

Amilah           Hopeful

Amima           Close to heart, Someone who gives guidance, Prophet (saw)’s grand daughter

Amina            Honest

Aminah         Trustworthy, faithful

Amira Princess

Amirah          Royal lady, Princess

Ammara        Shining star

Ammarah     An inhabitant

Amna Peace

Amra  Princess

Amrah           Headgear

Amreen         Sky

Amtullah       Female servant of Allah

Ana     self-respect

Anah  Patience

Anam Present

Anan  Clouds

Anaum          The blessing of Allah

Anbar Perfume, ambergris

Andaleeb      Nightingale

Andalib          Nightingale

Andlib            A bird, one who is always happy

Aneeqa          Beautiful

Aneesa          Close, friendly

Aneesah        Generous, loyal

Aneezah        She-Goat

Angbin           Honey

Anida Obstinate

Anika Very unique

Anila   Beautiful

Anisa  Friendly


Anisha           Deep thinker, sensitive, high

Aniya Concern, Loving

Anja   Beauty

Anjum           Stars

Annam          God’s Blessing

Anniyah        Concern, loving

Anousha       Sweet, joy, fortunate

Anum Blessing of god, gods gift

Anwara         Ray of Light

Anya  Gracious

Aqeela           Intelligent

Aqeelah         Wise, Sensible

Aqsa   Name of a mosque

Ara     Opinions

Areebah        Witty, Smart

Areej  The fragrance of a flower from an orange tree

Aresha           Under an umbrella

Arfa    Greatness

Ariana            Full of life

Aribah           Wise

Arij     Sweet Smell

Arisha Highness

Arissa Bright

Arjumand     Hopefull

Aroob Loving to her husband

Aroosa           Bride

Aroush          Angel of paradise

Arsala Lioness

Arub   Loving (to husband)

Arva   Fertile, bountiful

Arwa  Mountain gazelle

Arya   Noble

Aryisha          Under tree/umberalla

Arzo   Hope

Arzoo Hope

Arzu   Wish, hope, love

Asalah            Purity

Asbah Pure (as water)

Asfa    Protector, guardian

Asfia   Great

Asfiya Pure

A’shadieeyah           Princess, cute, perfect

Ashalina        Sweet, always living, shy, loving

Ashbah          Pearl

Asheeyana   House, nest

Ashika            Love

Asifa   Organiser

Asili     Original

Asima Protector

Asiya  The Muslim wife of Pharaoh

Asiyah            She was the wife of the Farao in Moesa’s time. She turned muslima and died a shahieda because she refused to obey her husband and say that he (farao) was her God

Asli      Pure, original

Asma  Loftier, more eminent

Asmara          Beautiful butterfly

Asmat            Pure, Clean

Asna   The one to be acknowledged or praised

Asra    River of Paradise

Ateefa            Affection, Sympathy

Ateeqah        Old Ancient

Ateeyah        A gift

Athilah           Deep-rooted, firmly established

Athmah         A narrator of Hadith

Atia     Gift

Atifa   Affectionate, sympathetic

Atika  Flower, good smell

Atiqah            Beautiful, charitable, loving

Atiya  Gift

Aumme Habiba

Aummul Wara

Aumul Kulsum

Awa    Beautiful angel, night

Awatif            Emotions

Aya     Phrase from the holy Quran

Ayaana          Lucky, good day, day of judgement

Ayaat Many signs & proofs, verses in the Quran

Ayah  A verse from Quran or a sign from God

Ayan  Luck

Ayana Lucky, good day, day of judgement

Ayat   Verses (pl. of Aya), signs, lessons, proofs

Ayesha          Well of

Aymen           Sacred, Brave, Old name of Arabia

Ayra   Respectable

Aysha The name of wife of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

Ayshah          Wife of the Holy Prophet

Azadeh          Princess

Azeemah      Great

Azeeza           Esteemed, precious, cherished

Azhaar           Flowers

Aziman          Sky, heaven

Aziz    Friendship

Azizah            Esteemed, precious, cherished

Azka   Pious

Azma Blessing of Allah

Azmina          Beautiful, shining

Azra   Maiden, Pious, Woman

Azraa Unpierced pearl

Azzah Young, female gazelle

Az-zahra       Excellent and smart




Badia  Unprecedented, Admirable, Unique

Badiyah         Desert

Badra Full moon

Badriyah       Resembling the full moon

Baha   Value, Worth

Bahaa Beauty, shining

Bahar Spring, Prime (of life), Bloom (of youth)

Bahij   Splendid

Bahira            Dazzling, brilliant

Bahiya           Beautiful, Radiant

Bahiyyah       Radiant, beautiful

Bahriyah al-Aabidah          She was a devoted worshipper and ascetic of Basrah. She used to say, “If the heart gives up the passions (evil desires), it will then demosticate knowledge.”

Bakht Lot, Fate, Portion

Bakhtawar   Fortunate, Lucky

Balqees          She was the daughter of Ahmad bin Mishqar, and a distinguished woman of her times; she was the wife of Sayfud-din al- Hanafi.

Balqis Name of the queen of Shiba

Banafsha       Daughter of Abdullah al-Rumiyah; was a very pious and generous woman who gave much in charity

Banan Delicate, finger tips

Banujah        The daughter of al-Mahdi

Barakah        Blessing;

Bareerah       Pious;

Bariah            Excelling

Barika Bloom, Be successful

Barrah           She was the aunt of the Prophet daughter of Abdul Muttalib and mother of Abi Salamah also the name of the daughter of Abi Tijarah al-Abdariyah who narrated from the Prophet

Barzah           She was a narrator of hadith

Basaaria        Beautiful, Prior

Basbas           She was a slave girl of Ibn Nafees; she was beautiful and had a melodeons voice

Baseema       Smiling

Basheera       Bringer of good tidings, Joy

Bashirah        Bringer of good tidings, joy

Basilah           Brave, fearless

Basimah        Smiling

Basmah         A smile

Basoos           She was the daughter of Munziq at-Tamimah

Batinah          Hidden, Inner

Batool            A true devotee woman of Allah

Batrisyia        Intelligent

Bazilah           Clever, intelligent

Beena Seeing, clear sighted

Beenish         Vision, sight; the faculty of seeing

Benazir          Unique

Benzair          Incomparable


Bilqis  Queen of Sheeba

Binesh            Clever

Binish Clever, Intelligent

Birrah Good Deed

Bisharah        A narrator of Hadith

Bisma Smile

Buhaysah      A narrator of hadith

Buhayyah     The name of a freed female slave

Bunanah       Yazid al-Abshamiyah’s daughter

Buqayrah      A narrator of Hadith

Burdah          She was al-Suraymiyah, and a very dutiful worshipper. She wept often so she finally lost her eye sight. When every thing was quiet and motionless, she used to call out in a melancholy voice, O! Habib

Busayrah      She was a female companion (R.A) and also a muhajirah, who migrated to Madinah; she also narrated a Hadith quoting the Prophet; “Apply yourself to glorifying Allah, saying there is not God but He and

Bushra           Glad, tidings, good news

Bushrah        Glad tidings, good news

Busrah           She was a companion who lived until the era of Muawiyah

Buthaynah   Of beautiful and tender body



Chaman        Garden, from Urdu Language

Chanda          Moon light

Chandni        The moon’s light



Daania           Beautiful

Daanya          Gift of god, beautiful

Dafiyah         Narrator of Hadith

Dahab            Gold

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.)

Daleela          Guide, Proof

Daliya Dahlia

Daneen         Princess

Daniya           Near, close

Darakhshaan           Shinning

Darakhshan Shinning

Daria  Learned, knowing

Dawlat Khatoon      She was from a ruling family

Deeba            Obedience

Deema           Rainy Cloud

Dema The Rainy Cloud

Dhakiyah      Bright, intelligent

Dilshad Khatoon     She lived between –

Dina   Love

Diqrah           A narrator of hadith

Diyanah        Religion

Doaa  Pray, a voice of heart, request to All-mighty Allah, a source of

Duaa  Prayer

Duba’ah        Daughter of az-Zubayr and a female companion (R.A) she said to the Prophet  that she intended to perform the pilgrimage but was suffering from pain. The Prophet  instructed her to assume

Dujanah        Rain

Dunia The world

Durdanah     Pearl

Durrah          Pearl



Eiliyah            The beautiful one to grow in peace and love with God

Eimaan          Faith

Eiman Faith

Eliza    Unique, precious

Elma   Apple

Eman Faith

Enisa  Good friend

Eraj     Morning light

Erina  Beautiful lady

Ermina           Friendly

Erum  Heaven

Esha’al           Protected by god

Eshal  The name of flower in the heaven

Eshmaal        Bunch of red roses

Ezzah A person who gives the honour, respect




Fadeelah       Superiority

Fadila Good looking, attractive

Fadilah          Distinguished, learned

Fadwah         Name derived from self-sacrifice

Fadyaa          Sacrificing

Faeezah        Leader

Faekah          Wise

Faheemah    Intelligent

Fahima          Intelligent

Fahmida        Intelligent and Wise

Faiha  Good smell from heaven

Faiqa  Superior, Outstanding

Fairuzah        A precious gem

Faiza  Gain

Faizah Successful

Fajr     The dawn, name of the morning prayer

Fakeehah      Cheerful

Fakhirah       Splendid, Elegant

Fakhra           Good, new

Fakhtah         A dove

Fakihah         Fruit

Falak  Breeze

Falaknaz       Sky

Falaq  Break of dawn

Falisha           Happiness

Famya           Good fame

Faqirah          Name of a beautiful woman (wife of Murrah al-Asadi)

Fara    Sunset

Farah Joy

Faraza           Success, height

Fareedah      Unique precious gem

Fareeha         Joyful, Happy

Fareess          Life

Farha Happiness

Farhana        Happiness

Farhanah      Happy

Farhat            Cheer, Pleasure

Farheen        Jubilant

Farhiya          Happy

Faria   Beautiful, kind and loving

Fari’ah           Fariah or Furayah was the name of a female companion, daughter of Maalik bin sanan al-Ansari and sister of Abu Saeed al-Khudri. She was called by either name

Farida Unique, Matchless

Faridah          Unique, matchless, precious gem

Fariha Joyous

Farihah          Brisk, Swift

Farisha          Light

Fariza Light

Farkhandah Happy, Lucky

Farqad           Name of a star

Farwa Fur

Farwah          Name of a few of the companions

Faryal Angel

Faryat Delightful sun-shine

Farzana         Intelligent, wise, learned

Farzeen         Learned

Faseehah      Eloquent

Faseelah        Some distance

Fateenah      Intelligent

Fatheha         Name of the first surah in the Quran

Fathi   Something that is open

Fathima         Daughter of the Prophet (PBUH)

Fathiya          Joy, Happiness, new begining

Fatiha Opening

Fatihah          Opening

Fatim A woman worthy of the

Fatima           Prophets (PBUH) daughter

Fatimah         A daughter of the Prophet

Fatin   Captivating, Alluring, Enchanting

Fatinah          Captivating, alluring, intelligent

Fatma My giving

Fauzia Succesful, Victorious

Fawzia           Victorious

Fawziyah      Successful

Fayruz           Turquoise

Fazluna         A flower in the desert

Fazzilet          Blessings of Allah

Feerozah      A precious stone

Feiyaz Successful

Femida          Wise

Fida    Sacrifice

Fikriya           Wise

Fir       A sharp weapon

Firdaus          Jannat, Highest garden in paradise

Firdaws         Highest garden in Paradise

Firdous          Garden

Firdowsa       Highest garden of paradise

Fiza     Wind

Forhana        Happy, Ecstatic

Fozia  Successful and victorious

Foziah            Successful

Fudayl           Learned, Scholar

Furayah        Handsome, Well-built

Fusaylah       Some distance

Fuseelah       Name of a narrator of hadith



Gazala           Intelligent, charming

Ghadah         Beautiful

Ghalibah       Dominant

Ghaliyah       Fragrant, beloved, valuable

Ghaneemah Spoils, booty

Ghania           Beautiful

Ghaniyah      A daughter of “Afeef bin Amr Abdul Qays had this name; she was a very generous, philanthorpic woman

Ghareebah   Strange, foreign

Ghayda         Young and delicate

Ghazal           She was a narrator of Hadith

Ghazala         Deer, like a deer

Ghaziyah      Female Warrior

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

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)

Ghusoon       Branches of a tree

Ghuzayyah   She was a narrator of hadith

Gulbano        Rose

Gul-e-Rana   Sweet-smelling rose



Haajar           Hard as a rock

Hababah       A daughter of Ajlan; She was a narrator of Hadith


Habiba           Beloved, Sweetheart, Darling

Habibah        Beloved, sweetheart, darling

Haboos          Name of a kind and benevolent noble lady who lived in Lebanon

Hadeeqa       Gorgeus

Hadeeqah     Garden

Hadhirah      Sweet smelling, smart, leader

Hadil  Is the voice of a dove

Hadiya           Gift

Hadiyah        Guide to righteousness

Hafeezah      Keeper of the sacred book

Hafsa Baby lion, young lioness, Moon, Beautiful

Hafsa/Ucha  The name of wife of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

Hafsah           A wife of the Prophet

Hafthah         Preserved, Protected

Haifa  Slender, Of beautiful body

Haiza  Royalty

Hajar  Wife of Prophet Ibrahim (A.S)

Hajjah            She was a narrator of Hadith

Hajna Daughter of Nusayb, she was a poetess

Hajrah           The wife of Prophet Ibrahim (A.S)

Hakimah       Wise, judicious

Halah Aureole

Haleema       Gentle, patient


Halima           Foster mother of Prophet Muhammad (SAW)

Halimah        Gentle, patient, mild-tempered

Hamamah    This was the name of a female slave who suffered much punishment for the sake of Allah but Sayyidina Abu Bakr (R.A) bought her and emancipated her

Hameeda      Praiseworthy

Hamidah       Praising Allah, appreciative

Hamnah        She was a narrator of Hadith

Hamra           Red

Hana  Bliss, felicity

Hanan            Mercy

Haneefah      True Believer

Hanfa Name of the wife of Sayyidina Ismail (A.S)

Haniah           Pleasant, agreeable

Hanifa            Pure Muslim

Hanin Longing, yearning

Haniyah        Pleasant

Hannah         Affection

Hannan         Mercy

Hareem         Walls of House of Kabba

Haseena        Welfare

Hasinah         Pretty, beautiful

Hasna Pretty

Hawwa          Eve

Hayah Life

Hayam           Deliriously in love

Hayat Life

Hayfa Slender, of beautiful body

Hayrah          She was a narrator of Hadith

Hazimah       A female companion of the Prophet

Haziqah         Clever, intelligent, beautiful

Hazirah         Clean

Heba  Gift

Heela Hope

Hena  Someone who is polite

Henna            Blessed

Hessa Destiny

Heyam           One of the many levels or degrees of love

Hiba   Gift

Hibatullah     Gift of Allah

Hibba Gift from Allah

Hibbah          Gift of God

Hidayah        Guidance

Hidiyah          As One

Hifza  Protective angel

Hijab  Daughter of a Scholar from Baghdad

Hijrah The journey the Prophet Mohammad(PBUH) made from Mecca to Madinah

Hilwana         Lovely, beautiful

Hind   India

Hindah          Wife of Abu Sufyan

Hira    Darkness

Hirah  Mount Hirah, named after the mountain where the Holy Qur’an was

Hoda  Wealth

Hodan           Guidance

Hoor  A virgin maiden of Paradise for its dwellers

Hooria           Angel of Heaven

Hooriya         Angel

Hooriyah      Name comes from hoor of heaven

Horia  Angel

Hubayshah   She was a poetess

Hubba           Daughter of Maalik bin Amr al-Adwaniyah

Huda  Right guidance

Hujaymah    Attack;

Hujayrah      She was a narrator of hadith

Hukaymah   She was the daughter of Umaymah daughter of Ruqayqah (R.A) a companion; another woman by this name, daughter of Mahmood bin Muhammad was a reciter of the Quran

Huma An Imaginary bird


Humaira        From the arabic name meaning reddish! Title name of Aisha (R.A) one who strives to achieve her utmost best!

Humaydah   She was a narrator of hadith

Humayrah    Red

Humera         The imaginary bird who soars the highest

Humra           Beautiful, Rose

Hunaydah    She was a narrator of hadith


Hurya Angel

Husn  Beauty

Husna Beautiful

Husniya         Beautiful




Ibthaj Joy

Ibtihal            Supplication, prayer

Ibtisam          Smile

Iffah   Purity, modesty

Iffat    Chastity

Ifra     Giving happiness

Iftin    Light

Ifza     Protective angel

Ijabo  Hope

Ikram Honour, hospitality, generosity

Ikramiya       Honorable, Dignified

Ilaaf    Protection

Ilham Intuition, inspiration

Ilhan   Respectfull, nice, precious

Ilm      Slave girl belonging to Zubaydah, wife of Harun al-Rashid had this name

Ilmeeyat        Knowledge

Iman  Faith, belief

Imani Faith, Belief

Imsaal            Unique, one of a kind

Imthithal       Polite obedience

Imtihal           Polite, obedience

Inaaya           Gift of Allah

In’am Kindness, benefaction, bestowal

Inan    A slave girl belonging to Haroon al-Rashid (Fih)

Inas    Sociability, geniality

Inaya  Concern, Solicitude

Inayah           Concern

Inga    Powerful

Insha  Creation, origination

Intessar         Victory

Intisar Triumph

Iqra    To recite

Iraj      Flower

Iram   Garden in heaven

Irem   A Garden in Heaven

Irsa     Rainbow

Irum   A garden in heaven

Isbah  Light

Isha    Night Prayer

Ishaal Heaven’s flower

Ishraq The coming up of the sun

Isir      Inspiritional, strong

Islamic Name     Meaning

Isma   Safeguarding

Ismat  Pious

Isra     Walking in the night, Journeys by night

Istabraq        Brocade

Izdihar           Flourishing, blooming

Izma   Higher poistion, Esteemed previledge & honour

Izz an-Nisa    She was a narrator of Hadith

Izzah (Izzat) Power, Might



Jabalah          Daughter of Musafh; she was a narrator of hadith

Jabeen           Forehead

Jabrayah       Love, respect

Jahaan           Land

Jahan Aara   Adornment of the world

Jahan Khatoon        She was a Persian poet

Jahan Land

Jahanara       To flower, to live

Jahdamah     She was a female companion of the Prophet

Jahida Helps the vulnarable

Jahmyyllah   Beautiful one

Jaiyana          Strength

Jalilah Splendid

Jameela         Beautiful

Jameelah      Beautiful

Jameena       Progressive, productive

Jamia Beautiful

Jamila Beautiful, Graceful, Lovely

Jamilah          Beautiful, graceful

Jammana      Pearl

Jana    Products (Fruits) of Paradise – In Surah Al-Rahman

Janan Heart, Soul

Jannah           Heaven, paradise

Jannat            Heaven

Jaseena         Nice Heart

Jasmin           Flower

Jasmina         Flower

Jasrah She was a narrator of Hadith

Javairea         Mysterious

Jawahir         Precious stones, jewels

Jawharah      Jewel, gem

Jaza    Reward, compensation

Jazeera          Island

Jazira Island

Jaziya Granting

Jehaan           Creative mind

Jehan Beautiful Flower

Jemimah       Beautiful

Jenna Heaven, Paradise

Jennah           Paradise

Jessenia         Flower

Jian     Life

Jihan  Heavenly Place

Judamah       She was the daughter of Wahb; she was a companion and a narrator of Hadith

Jumaana       Silver Pearl

Jumaymah   Name of a female companion

Jumaynah     Gem, name of a female companion

Junainah       Garden of paradise

Junnut           Heaven

Juwariyah     She was the wife of the Prophet




Kabirah         Elder, Big

Kadshah        She was a companion

Kaheesha      This was the name of a poetess, daughter of al-Waqa

Kainat Universe


Kaleemah     Speaker

Kali     Bud (of flower)

Kalima           Witness

Kalsoom        Name of prophet Muhammad’s (pbuh) daughter

Kaltham        Name of al-Qarshiyah who transmitted Hadith from Sayyidah Ayshah

Kamaliyah    Perfection

Kamilah         Perfect, complete

Kaneez          Slave

Kanval           Flower

Kanwal          Water Lily

Kanz   Treasure

Kanza Hidden Treasure

Kanzah          Treasure

Karam            Noble nature

Kardawiyah A pious woman, daughter of Amr al-Basriyah was so named


Karima           Precious, perfect

Karimah        Generous, noble

Kas      Glass

Kashifah        Revealer of Secrets

Kashish          Attraction

Kathirah        Plenty

Kaukab          Star

Kausar           River in janna (paradise)

Kayan Morning light of the sun

Kaysah           She was a narrator of Hadith

Kehara           Precious

Kehkashan   Galaxy

Khadeeja      Prophet’s first wife

Khadija          First wife of Prophet Mohammed (PBUH)

Khadijah       First wife of the Prophet

Khadra          Green, Green of the Jennah

Khairah         Best, good, virtuous

Khalidah        Abiding, Forever

Khalilah         Good friend

Khalisah        Pure, clear

Khansa          Old Arabic name

Kharqa          Strong, wind

Khatera         Memory

Khatira          Precious memory

Khatoon        Lady

Khawlah        One who has beautiful features

Khayrah        Good

Khayriyah     Charitable, good

Khayriyyah   Charitable

Khazanah     Treasure

Khidrah         Green

Khudrah        Greenery

Khulaybah    This was the name of an Arab poetess

Khulud           Immorality

Khusbakht    Lucky

Khuwaylah   Gazelle

Khuzamah    Lavender

Kiswar           Territory

Koila   Charcoal

Komal Beautiful

Komila           Complete

Kuaybah       A distinguished woman of her times was so named; she was the daughter of Sad al-Aslamiyah and she offered allegiance (bayah) to the Prophet  after hijrah; she treated the ill and performed surg

Kuhaylah      Name of a pious woman who was a good speaker


Kulthum        Daughter of Ahmad bin Ali al-Asiwatiyah was a righteous woman who had memorised the Quran; there were many other women of this name including a daughter of the Prophet  a daughter of Sayyidina

Kunza Hidden treasure

Kurat-ul-Ain Coolness of eyes

Kuwaysah     Pretty

Kwairah        The prettiest

Kyda   Preserved, Strong



Laaibah         Laaibah is the prettiest women in all the jannats (heavens). She will be in

Laaiqah         Worthy, deserving, capable

Labeebah      Intelligent, wise, brillant

Labibah         Understanding, intelligent

Laiba  Angel of heaven

Laila    Of the Night

Laiqa  Intelligent, smile

Lama  Darkness of lips

Lamees          Pure silk

Lamis Soft

Lamisa           Soft to the touch

Lamisah         Soft to the touch

Lamiya           Dark lipped

Lamya            Of dark lips

Lana   Wool

Lanika            The Best

Laraib Without a doubt

Lashirah        Very intelligent

Latifa  Beautiful, gentle, kind, pleasant, friendly

Layla  Born at night, dark beauty

Layyah           Twist, Flexure

Leem  Peace

Leen   Tender

Leena Plant of dates, soft, mild, clemency

Leila    Night

Leilah Night

Leyla  Night

Liba    Most Beautiful (Hoor in jannah)

Lina    Palm tree

Liyana            Softness, tenderness

Lu Luah         She was a narrator of Hadith

Lubabah        The innermost essence

Lubena          Purity

Lubna Storaz, Systrax

Lujain Silver

Lujaina          Silver

Lu’lu   Pearls

Luma  Sunset

Luna   Moon

Lutfiyah         Delicate, graceful




Ma as-sama A noble hearted, generous lady, daughter of al-Muzaffar, had this name; she built a religious school

Maahnoor    Glow of Moon

Madaniyah   Civilised, cultured

Madeeha      Praiseworty

Madhat         Praise

Madhia          Praiseworthy

Madia Praiseworthy

Madiha          Praiseworthy

Madihah       Praiseworthy

Maha Large eyes, moon like

Mahasin        Beauty

Mahbasah    A narrator of Hadith

Mahdiya       Rightly Guided By Allah

Maheen        Fine or thin texture, feeble voice, Like the moon

Maheera       Highly skilled, Expert

Mahek           Fragrance

Mahfuzah     The protected one

Mahirah        Adept, Expert

Mahjabeen  Powerful

Mahneera    First born of a pair

Mahneerah  First born of a pair

Mahnoor      Light of the moon

Mahreen       Bright and Beautiful as the sun

Mahrosh       Piece of moon, pleasant

Mahrukh      Face like a moon, beautiful

Mahtob         Moonlight

Mahum         Moon’s Light

Mahveen      Light of the Sun

Mahvish        Moon-face

Mahwish       Beautiful like the moon

Mahwush     As beautiful as the Moon

Maida Beautiful

Maira Moon

Ma’isah         Walking with a proud, swinging gait

Maisarah      Wealth, Richness

Maisha          Pretty

Majidah        Glorious, noble, respected

Makhtooma Name of a female singer of the past

Makhtoonah           Name of a singer and a beautiful lady of the past

Malaika         Angel

Malaikah       Angel

Malak Angel

Malayeka      Angel

Maleehah     Salty, Graceful, Brownish colour

Maliha           Beautiful

Malika           Queen

Malikah         Queen

Malmal          Soft

Manahel       Special flower

Manahil         Spring of fresh water

Manal Attainment, achievement

Manar           Guiding light (lighthouse)

Manfoosah  She was the daughter of Abu Yazid bin Abu al-Firwaris; a very pious woman, she wept often for fear of Allah

Manha           Gift of Allah

Manhalah     Spring

Mansurah     Supporter, victorious

Maqboolah  A noted woman of the past had this name; Maqboolah Hanim

Marah           Happiness, joy

Maram          Aspiration

Mardhiah     One who is loved and respected by all

Marhabah    Welcome

Maria One of the wifes’ of the prophet Muhammed (p.b.u.h)

Mariam         Mother of Isa (Jesus)

Maridah        A slave girl of Haroon Rashid had this name

Mariya           Purity

Mariyah        Oryx, Addax

Marjanah     Precious stone

Marnia          Wealthy in every aspect

Marwa          A mountain in mekkah


Maryum        Mother of Isa (A.S)

Masabeeh    Lamps, Lights

Mashaal        Light, bright

Mashal          Light

Mashel          Light

Mashoodah Evidenced

Masooma     Innocent

Masoomah   Innocent

Mastura        Protected

Masumah     Innocent

Mateenah     Firm, Solid, determined

Mawahib      Talents

Mawara        Superior

Mawiya         Old arabic name

Mawiyah      The mirror

Maya Princess

Mayameen   The blessed, the brave

Mayeda         The fruits of heaven, the cloth on which you eat in Heaven, The suraah Mayeda in the Quran

Maymunah  Auspicious, Blessed

Maysa            To walk with a proud, swinging gait

Maysam        The pollen in the flower, honey, sweet

Maysoon      Beautiful face & body

Maysun         Of beautiful face and body

Mayyadah    To walk with a swinging gait

Maznah         Glorius

Mazneen      Shining of gold

Medina          Holy city of Saudi Arabia

Meem            The Arabic letter ‘M’ or ‘Mim’

Meena           Light

Mehak           Fragrance

Mehek           Smell, fragrance

Meher           Benevolence

Meheroon    Charming

Meherunissa            Benevolent

Mehjabeen  Beautiful as the moon, beloved person

Mehmuda    Beautiful garden in medinah

Mehnaz         Prouded like a moon

Mehndi         Beautiful colour

Mehnoor      Light of the moon

Mehr  Full Moon

Mehreen       Loving nature

Mehriban     Kind, Gentle

Mehrish        Wonderfull smell(mehak)

Mehrnaz       Kindness and sweetness

Mehrunisa    Pretty woman

Mehvesh       Light of the moon

Mehvish        Bright Star

Mehwish       Moon, beautiful

Memoona    Gladful

Menaal          Special flower of heaven

Mersiha         The most beautiful

Mevish          Strong

Meymona     Good Fortune

Midhaa          Appreciate

Mid’haa         Appreciate

Midhah         Praise

Mina  Light

Minaal           To reach your destination

Minal Gift, achievement

Minnah         Mercy, gift from Allah

Misba Innocent

Misha Beautiful, Pretty

Mishall           A light, beautiful, pretty

Mishel            A Light

Miskeenah   Humble

Mobena        Cool

Mohaddisa   Story teller

Mohga           The light of happiness

Mohsina        Righteous

Momina        Faithful, Truly Believing

Mona Wish, desire

Monera         Shinning light, or guiding light

Mouna          Water

Mounia         A wish or dream come true

Mounira        It’s shining

Muazah         She was a narrator of hadith

Mubarakah  Blessed

Mubashirah Bringer of good news

Mubassirah  One who comments

Mubeenah   One who makes something clear

Muhsinah     Charitable and kind

Muizza          The empowerer, the honourer, the strengthener

Mumina        Lovely, sweet girl

Muna Water

Munawar     Bright

Munazzah    Sacred, clean, honest

Muneeba      Beautiful

Muneerah    Splendid, bright shine of light, illuminous

Munerah      Illuminating, Shining

Muneza         Clean, pure

Muniba         To consult with Allah, diverted toward Allah

Munira          Light, sunshine

Munisa          Gentle, friendly

Munize          One who brings good luck

Muqadaas    Holy, Pure

Muqbalah     Name of a narrator of Hadith

Murdiyyah   Chosen one

Murshidah   Guide

Musaddiqah One who affirms the Truth

Musaykah    She narrated hadith from Sayyidina Ayshah

Mushira        Advisor, Guide

Muskaan       Smile

Muskan         Smile, Happy

Muslimah     Devout believer

Mussah         She narrated Hadith

Mussaret      Happiness

Musta’eenah           One who prays for help

Mutahharah Purified, chaste

Mutazah       A narrator of Hadith

Muzaynah    Adornment

Muznah        The cloud that carries the rain

Myiesha        Lifes blessing

Myreen         Same as Mahreen

Mysha           Happy for entire life




Naailah          Some thing special

Naa’irah        Bright, Shining

Naajidah       Courage

Naazneen     Beautiful

Naba  Great News

Nabeeha       Intelligent

Nabeelah      Noble

Nabiha           Honest

Nabihah        Intelligent, noble, eminent

Nabijah         Ambitious, Leader and Brave

Nabila            Happiness, generosity

Nabilah          Noble, magnanimous

Nada  Generosity, dew

Nadeen         Hope

Nadesh          Hope

Nadia Hope

Nadimah       Friend

Nadira           Presious and rare

Nadirah         Rare, precious

Nadiyah        Caller, announcer

Nadra Rare, unique

Nadyne         Flower

Naeema        Ease, blessing

Na’eemah     Joyful

Nafeesa         Precious

Nafeesah      Precious gem

Nafesa           Princess

Nafiah            Profitable

Nafisah          Precious gem

Nageen          Precious stone

Nageenah     Precious Stone

Nagheen       Pearl

Nagina           Diamond

Nahal Small Plant

Naheed         Honorable

Naheeda       Beautiful

Nahida           Elevated, delightful

Nahleejah     Down to earth, cool

Naifah            This was the name of a well-known, woman loved by the masses for her kindness and generosity, her advice was sought by the people in different affairs

Na’ilah           Acquirer, obtainer, winner

Nailah            One who succeeds

Naima            Powerful, strong minded person

Na’imah        Comfort, tranquillity

Naimah         Tranquility

Nain   Eye

Naina Eyes

Najaf  City in iraq

Najah Success, safety

Najat  Safety, Security

Najdah          Courage, bravery

Najibah         Of noble birth, distinguished

Najidah         Succour, Help

Najihah         Victory

Najiyah          Safe

Najla  Of wide eyes

Najma            A Star, in middle of a group of stars

Najmah         Star

Najmiyyah    Star

Najwa Confidential talk, secret conversation

Nakhat          Fragrance

Nakia Pure, faithful

Namra           Delicious water

Namyla          Quiet, Serious

Naqeebah     Leader, Head, Chief

Naraiman     Pious angel

Nargis Narcissus

Narmin          A flower, delicate, soft, slender

Naseeka        Nusuk (arabic sacrifice), piece of gold

Naseemah    Breeze

Naseerah      Helper

Nasha Scent, perfume

Nasheed        Beautiful one

Nasheelah    Honey comb

Nashema      Wise, Blossom

Nashirah       Publisher, Diffuser; Spreader

Nashitah       Active, energetic

Nashmia        Garden of flowers

Nashwa         Elated, flushed

Nasifah          Just, equitable

Nasiha           Advice

Nasihah         Advisor


Nasimah        Gentle breeze, zephyr

Nasira            Glowing star

Nasirah          Helper, protector

Nasra Helper

Nasreen        Wild Rose

Nasrin            Blue scented flower

Nasrullah      Victory of Allah

Natara           Guardian

Natasha         Strong

Nathifa          Pure, Clean

Naureen        Bright light

Naurus          Bird in Arabic

Naushaba     Elixir

Nausheen     Sweet, pleasant, agreeable

Naushin         Sweet

Naveda          Glad things

Naveen          New, Excellent, Something that is better than the rest

Navil   To be blessed

Nawal Gift

Nawar           The one who guards herself, Flower

Naweed        Good news

Nawel Gift

Nawlah          She was a narrator of Hadith

Nawwal         Gift

Nayila Queen of river Nile

Nayyab          Very Rare, Exclusive

Nayyirah       Luminary

Nazahah       Purity, righteousness, honesty

Nazanin         Beautiful, pretty

Nazeefah      Clean

Nazeeha        Honest

Nazeerah      Warner

Nazia  Pride

Nazimah       Administrator

Nazindah      Name of a liberal woman of Baghdad who founded a religious school


Nazirah         Observer, supervisor

Nazish            Fragrance, Proud

Nazli   This was the name of an intelligent, learned woman who had command over different languages, Turkish, Arabic, French, English and was an expert in different fields

Nazma           Star

Nazmin          Light

Nazneen       Beautiful

Nazraana      Gift

Nazuk Delicate

Neelam          Sapphire

Neelofer        Lotus, Water Lily

Neeshad        Cheerful

Neeya            A Desire For Something

Neha  Love, rain

Nejat  Freedom, stress free

Nelam            Precious stone

Nelofar          Lotus, Water lily

Nesrin            A field of wild roses

Nevaeh          Heaven, peace, angels

Nida   Call

Nidaa Call

Nidda Call

Nigar  Beautiful

Nighat            Vision, sight

Ni’ja    Saved One

Nijah  Success

Nilofar           Waterlily

Nilofer           Wild Mountain Rose

Nimah            Blessing, Loan, Favor

Ni’mah           Blessing, loan, favour

Nimat Blessing

Nimerah        Tigeress, beauty, strength, modesty, power

Nimra Soft, Lion

Nimrah          Pure, clean

Nina   Gracious One

Nisa    Women

Nisha  Whole World

Nishat            Happiness

Nisreen          Flower

Nissa  Ladylike

Noor Jehan  An Indian Queen had this name

Noor-Al-Haya          Light of my life

Noorie           Light

Nooriya         Light

Noorjahan    Light of the world

Noor-ul-ann Light

Nora   Light

Norah Light

Noreen          Lovable, bright

Norhan          Light

Noriza            Light of contentment

Noshaba       Elixir, water of life

Nosheen       Sweet Thing

Noureen       Light

Nu’aymah     Name of a narrator of hadith

Nudbah         Lament, Scar; Mark

Nudrat           Singularity

Nuha  Intelligence

Nuhaa            Intelligent

Numa Beautiful and pleasant

Nura   The light, e.g. nurul islam, the light of islam

Nurah Light

Nurayda        Intelligence

Nuriya           Light

Nuriyah         Light

Nurjenna      Light of Paradise

Nuryn Light

Nusaybah     One with good lineage

Nusrah          Helpful

Nusrat           Help, Victory

Nuwayla       Archiver

Nuwaylah     Winner

Nuzhah         Excursion spot

Nuzhat          Cheerfulness

Nyasia            Most beautiful one

Nyla    Winner, Achiever




Ojala  Light, sunshine

Omera           One who posses an inspiring and great personality, enjoys having a



Pakeezah      Pure

Parinda         Bird

Pariza Fairy, flower

Parveen        Very Noble

Parvina          Shining star


Qabalah        Responsibility

Qabilah         Consenting

Qabool          Accepted

Qadriyyah    Strong

Qailah            One who speaks

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)

Qaniah          Contended

Qaraah          Cloudlet

Qarasafahl   She was a narrator of Hadith

Qareebah     Near

Qasoomah   She was a poetess

Qaylah           Two women companions had this name

Qaymayriyah          She was a student of Hadith

Qaysar           A name of women

Qindeel         Light

Qirat  Beautiful Recitation

Qisaf  Brittle

Qiyyama       Stand for Allah

Quadriyyah  Strong

Quddusiyyah           Sacred, Pious

Qudsiyah      Holy

Quraybah     Utricle

Qurratul Ayn           Delights of the eye, darling

Qurrat-ul-ain           Delights of an eye

Qutaylah       She was a companion

Qutayyah     She was a student of Hadith



Raameen      Obedient

Rabab White cloud

Rabail A veil of flowers

Rabbiya         Cool breeze of spring season

Rabeea          Springtime, garden

Rabia  Spring, Springtime

Rabitah          Bond, tie

Rabiya           Princess, Queen

Radeyah        Content, satisfied

Radhia           Pleasant, satisfied

Raeesah        Princess; Noble lady

Rafeeqah      Friend; Soft-hearted

Rafia   High, Sublime

Rafiah High, sublime, exquisite

Rafida Gift

Rafiqah          Friend, companion

Raghad          Pleasant

Raghibah      Desiring, desirous

Raheemah    Merciful

Rahila One who travels

Rahilah          One who travels


Rahimah       Merciful, companionate, kind

Rahma           Mercy

Rahmaa         To have mercy upon

Rahmah        Compassion, mercy

Raidah           Leader, pioneer

Raihana         The fragrance of a rose

Raima Happiness

Raina  Peaceful Queen

Raiqah           Clear, Pure, Undisturbed


Raitah            A narrator of Hadith

Rajiyah          Hoping, full of hope

Rameen         Obedient

Rameesha     A bunch of roses

Ramia Sender

Ramidha       White rose

Ramisa           White rose

Ramsha         Face like moon

Ramzia          Gift

Rana   To gaze

Rani    From the arabic name meaning queen. she is an energtic self-starter capable of sustaing a fast pace with strong leadership and qualities. a real motavater

Rania  Queen

Ranya Conquerer

Rasha A young deer

Rasheedah   Intelligent one, Sober

Rashida         Intelligent, Sober

Raudzah        Garden in paradise

Rayann          Its the door of heaven that opens in the month of ramadhan

Rayna Pure, Clean

Rayya Light

Razaana        One who is calm

Razaanah      One who is calm

Razan Balanced

Razia  Content, Satisfied

Reeha Air

Reeham         Little, light rain

Reem Beautiful Gazelle

Reema           White antalope

Reena Beautiful

Reham           Rain drops

Rehana          A handfull of sweet basil

Rehemat       Gift

Reja    Good News

Reshma         Golden Silk, Expensive

Reyah Comfort

Reyhana        Sweet smelling flower of paradise

Rida    Lovely, nice & help’s people

Rifaat Altitude, Height, High

Rifat   Happy

Rifaya Brilliance

Riffat  High

Rija     Desire, Hope

Rijja    Heavens beauty

Rimsha          Bunch of flowers

Rinaaz            Great

Rizqin Good fortune

Rizwana        Beautiful, Guardian of heaven

Robina           Blessing with love, waterfall

Roha  Beautiful

Rohaan          A river in paradise

Roma Truthful, honest, beautiful, flower, princess

Romana        Pomegranate; The fruit of Paradise

Romeesa       Heavens beauty

Rona  Shining light

Roshini          Light, noor

Roshni           Light

Roushana     Light, Brightness

Ruaa   Invisable

Rubaba          Rose

Rubi    Red gem

Rubina           Blessed with love, waterfall

Rubiya           Spring season

Rudainah      Old Arabic Name

Ruhab            The one who brings happiness

Ruhee            Soul, a flower, who touches the heart

Ruhi    Soul

Ruhina           Sweet fragrence

Rukayat         It is the name of one of the daughters of the Prophet, it means one who Allah loves

Rukhsaar      Cheek, Face

Rukhsana      Beautiful

Rukhsar         Cheek

Ruksana        Beautiful, persian princess

Ruksha          Beautiful

Rumaisa        Bunch of flowers

Rumana        Romantic, loving

Rumeha        Beautiful Stone

Ruqaya          Daughter of the Prophet

Ruqayya        Gentle; name of the daughter of the Prophet

Ruqayyah     The daughter of the prophet Muhammed

Ruquaiya      Daughter of the Prophet

Rushda          Knowledge, true path, guidance




Saadia            Lucky

Saadiya         Flower

Saaedah        The quiet one

Saaleha         Flower

Saaliha           Pure pios and devoted

Saara Princess

Saarah           Happy, pure

Saba   Sheba

Sabah Dawn

Sabahat         Beauty, Grace, Handsomeness

Sabburah      Very patient, enduring

Sabeegah      Beautiful, graceful

Sabeen          Cool breeze of the morning

Sabeeyah      Baby girl

Sabiha           Beautiful

Sabihah         Beautiful, graceful

Sabina           Flower

Sabiqah         Past

Sabirah          Patient, perseverant

Sabreen        Patience, endurance

Sabrin Patience

Sabriyah       Patient, preservant

Sabuhi           Morning Star

Sadaf Shell, Oyster, Pearl


Sadia  Lucky

Sadiah           Good luck

Sadiqa           Honest, truthful

Sadiqah         Truthful, sincere

Sadiyah         Blessed

Sadoof           Name of a poetess

Saeedah        Fortunate, Auspicious

Safa    Clarity, purity of mind, serenity

Safeerah       Messenger; Ambassador

Saffiya           Best freind

Safia   Pure

Safiyya          Best friend

Safiyyah        Untroubled, serene, pure, best friend

Safoorah       Wife of Prophet Musa (A.S)

Safwah          An Arab feminine name

Safwana        A Shining Star, Rock

Sageda          Sageda is ..

Sagheerah    Short

Saharish        Cool and fresh breeze of morning

Sahibah         Colleague

Sahirah          Wakeful

Sahlah           Easy, convenient

Sahrish          Sunrise

Saibah           She was a narrator of hadith

Saida  Most Beautiful, unmatched, friendly

Saidah           Happy, fortunate

Saila   Sunshine

Saima Keeps fasts

Saimah          Fasting

Saiqa  Lightning

Saira   Happy

Sairah One who travels

Sairish            Magic, flower

Sajidah          Prostrating to Allah

Sakeenah      Calm, quiet and tranquil

Sakina            She was a narrator of Hadith

Sakinah         Allah-inspired peace of mind

Saleemah      Healthy, Sound

Saleena         Moon

Salifah           Previous

Salihah          Good, useful, righteous, devout

Salikah           Following; Mystic

Salimah         Sound, safe, healthy

Salma Peaceful

Salmaa          Peaceful

Salsabil          A fountain in Paradise

Salwa Solace, quail, comfort

Samaa           Sky

Samah           Generosity

Samaira         Enchanting

Samar Evening conversation

Samara          Soft pleasant light, She was a narrator of hadith

Samarah       A narrator of Hadith

Sameea         One who listens

Sameeha       Generous blessing of Allah

Sameen         Precious

Sameena       A big forest in paradise

Sameenah    Overweight, fat

Samera          Enchanting

Sameya         Pure

Samia Exalted, noble, much praised

Samiah          Forgivness or forgiver

Samina          Precious, Generous

Samira           Call

Samirah        Entertaining female companion

Samiun          The Hearing

Samiya          To hear

Samiyah        Elevated, exalted, lofty

Sammar        Fruit

Samra Pure, promise, fruit

Samrah         Name of a fruit, written in the Quran  times

Samrina        Flower or fruit

Sana   Resplendence, brilliance; to gaze, look

Sanam           Beloved

Sanari Sweet and Beautiful

Sanaubar      Cone bearing tree

Sanika            Strong minded, warm hearted

Saniya            Moment in time

Saniyah         She was a narrator of Hadith

Saniyya         Radiant, bright

Sanjeedah    Serious

Sara    Princess

Sarah Pure, Happy, Princess

Sarina Peace

Sarish Morning

Sarra  She was a female companion

Sarrinah        Beautiful, companion of prophet

Sarwari         Chief

Sarwat           Wealth, Power, Influence

Sarwath        Wealth, riches

Savaira          Morning

Sawdah         A wife of the Prophet

Sawsan          Lily

Sayyidah       Chief

Seem  Name of a flower

Seemeen       Name of some women

Seerat            Inner beauty, fame

Seham           Arrows

Seher Beautiful sunshine of the sun and day

Sehr   Sunrise

Sehrish          The sunrise

Selina Moon, Salty

Senada          Graceful, heavenly

Senait Good Luck

Shabana        Famous

Shabeehah   Picture, Image, Like

Shabina         The eye of the storm

Shabnam      Dew

Shadha          Aromatic

Shadmani     Joy, happiness

Shafana         Integrity and Virtuous

Shafaq           Dawn. Redness in the sky at sunset

Shafath         Curing or healing people

Shafeeqah    A compassionate kind hearted friend

Shafia Mercy

Shafiah          Intercessor

Shafiqah       Compassionate, tender

Shagufta       Blooming, Happy

Shahada        Bearing witness

Shahana        Queen

Shaharun      Honest, trustworthy

Shahed          Honey

Shaheema    Smart, clever

Shaheena     Falcon

Shaheenah   Falcon

Shaheerah    Well-known

Shahida         Witness

Shahidah      Witness

Shahina         Princess

Shahirah       Renowned

Shahla           Dark flower, Dark grey eyes

Shahmeen    Princess

Shahnaaz      Pride of the king

Shahnaz        Bride

Shahnoor     Royal Glow

Shahreen      Sweet

Shahzaadee Princess

Shahzana      Princess married to a king

Shaila Small mountain

Shaima          Good natured

Shairah          Poetess

Shaista           Polite. She desires support and encouragement in all her goals. Extremely dedicated and

Shaistah        Polite, Courteous

Shajarah       Tree

Shajee’ah      Brave

Shakeelah     Comely, beautiful

Shakila           Pretty

Shakirah       Thankful, grateful

Shakurah      Grateful, very thankful

Shalimar       Beautiful & Strong

Shama           Lamp

Shamailah    Good traits excellent disposition

Shamama     Fragrance

Shamamah   Fragrance

Shameemah A fragrant breeze

Shameena    Beautiful

Shamila         One of friendly and likable nature

Shamim         Sweet, light fragrance

Shamima      Fragrant breeze

Shamis           The sun

Shamoodah Diamond

Shamsa         Sunshine

Shamsia        Beautiful, Shining Star, One and only

Shanaz          Pride of King

Shanika         Good

Shanum        Allahs blessing, dignity

Shanza          Woman of dignity

Shanzay        Princess

Shanze          Rose

Shaqeeqah   Real sister

Sharayah      Poetress

Shareekah    Partner

Shareen        Sweet

Sharifah        Noble, honoured, distinguished

Shariqah       Shining

Sharleez        Beautiful

Sharmeen     Shy

Sharmin        Modesty

Shasmeen     Very beautiful, a heart of gold , trustworthy, an angel , perfect

Shatha           She was a narrator of Hadith

Shayla            Little mountain

Shayma         Having a beauty spot

Shazana        Princess

Shazfa           Success

Shazia Aromatic

Shazmah       Rare moon

Shazmin        White stone

Shazneen      The most beautiful flower

Sheema         Daughter of bibi haleema sadia who milked Muhammad (P.B.U.H) in his child hood

Sheen Snow

Sheenaz        Beauty

Shehla           Kind of a flower

Shehr bano  Princess

Shehzadi       Princess

Sheila Little mountain

Shellah          Truely, Kind person , Beautiful

Sherana        Sweet

Shereen        Sweet, kind hearted and beautiful

Sheyla            Pine tree

Sheza Good (religious) girl

Shezan          Beautiful

Shihaam        Intelligent

Shillan            A flower

Shimaz          Beloved

Shireen          Sweet

Shiya  Exceptional

Shiza  A gift or present

Shu’a  Rays of Sun light

Shuba Beautiful

Shujana         Brave, strong

Shumaila       Beautiful face

Shumaisiya   Town in Makkah where the pilgrims used to dorn their ehrams

Shumaylah   The first woman in Islam who wore coloured garments was shumaylah; wife of al-Abbas and she was also the first to prepare perfume; again the daughter of Ali bin Ibrahim was a narrator of Hadith, known

Shumaysah  She was a narrator of Hadith

Shurafa         Noble

Shurooq        Dawn, Sunrise

Shyreen        Referring to saafa and marwa

Siddiqa          Trustworthy, honest

Siddiqah        Strictly veracious, honest

Siddra Like a Star

Sidra  Tree

Sidrah Name of a tree

Siham Arrows

Simra Heaven, princess

Simrah           Jannat (heaven)

Sireen She was the daughter of Ibn Abdullah Ibn Masood and a narrator of Hadith from the Prophet , another narrator of Hadith by the same name was the sister of Mariah al-Qabtiyah; al-Maqooqus of Egyp

Sitarah           Star

Sitwat Someone with fame and respect

Sobia  Good and Noble Girl

Sofia   Beautiful

Soha   Star

Sohana          Dews on the grass

Somaya         Beautiful garden surrounded with roses and flowers

Sonia  Pretty, very beautiful

Sophia           Wisdom

Soraiya          Princess

Soraya           Beautiful

Sorfina          Clean, neat, free from dirt

Souhayla       Star

Suad   Good fortune

Su’ad  Good fortune

Subaha          Beautiful

Subayah        Daughter of al-Harith al-Aslamiyah, she was a narrator of Hadith; She was the wife of Sad bin Khawlah

Subbiha         Clean, tidy

Subhaan       Praising Allah

Subuhi           The cold breeze of morning

Sudi    She was a narrator of Hadith

Sufia   A person who follows Sufism – Clean heart

Sughra           Small

Suha   Name of a star

Suhana          Beautiful

Suhaylah       Smooth, soft, fluent, flowing

Suhaymah    Small arrow

Suhayr           Proper name

Suheera        Beautiful

Suja    Calmness, quitness

Sukaina         A young daughter of Imam Hussain who was martyred

Sukaynah     Calm, Quietude

Sulafah          Choicest


Sultana          Leader, ruler, royalty

Sulthana       Queen

Sumaira        Brownish

Sumaiya        Pure

Sumanah      She was a narrator of Hadith

Sumara         Entertainer

Sumayrah     Brownish

Sumaytah     She was a companion

Sumbul          Frail, Delicate

Sumera         Princess

Sumia The one who listens

Sumiya          Beautiful

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

Sumrah         Reward, gift, fruit of good deed

Sundas          Dress of heaven

Sundus          A fine silk which is used for clotheing in heaven

Sunya Sunshine, brightness

Suraiya          Polite

Suraya           Star

Surraya         Brightest star, sun

Suwaydah    She was a narrator of Hadith

Suwera          Morning

Swiyyah        Little one



Taabeer         Way

Taalia Rising Star

Tabalah         She was a narrator of Hadith

Tabinda         Bright, shining

Tafida Paradise (egyptian name)

Tahani           Congratulations

Tahera           Pure, chaste

Tahfeem       Beautiful

Tahira Holy, Pure

Tahirah          Pure, chaste

Tahiyah         Greeting, cheer

Tahlibah        Loyal, honest

Tahseenah    Acclaim

Taibah           Repentant

Tala    Little palm tree, star

Talibah          Seeker-after knowledge

Tamanna      Wish

Tamara          Date tree

Tameemah   Name of a poetess

Tanisha          Happiness

Tanweer       Radiant, Illuminating

Tanzeela       Revelation, Receiving hospitably

Tanzila           It is used as verb in Quaran as “tanzeel” which means to send by God or to come from the havens.It was used for the revelations and it can also be spelled as Tanzeela

Taqiyah         Pious, righteous

Tara    Star

Tariqah          This was the name of the freed slave of Labeet of the family of the princes of al-Qays bin Zayd (AN)

Tarub Merry

Tasavur         Imaginary picture

Taseefa          Clever, smart

Tasheen        Ever Ambitious

Taskeen         Peace

Tasleem         Little Star

Tasliymah     Peace

Tasneam       Water in heaven

Tasneem       Fountain of paridise

Tasnim           Fountain of paradise

Tatheer         Purifier, one who purifies

Taybah          Pure

Tayyibah       Good, pleasant, agreeable

Tazeen           A decor, decoration piece

Tazim Respect

Tazkia Special, Unique

Tazmeen       One having good qualities, nature & habits

Tehmeed      Praise of Allah (swt)

Tehreem       Surah Tehrem in Quran

Tehzeeb        Respect

Thabitah       Firm

Thahera        Clean

Thaminah     Precious, generous

Thana Thankfulness, praise

Thara Wealth

Tharya           Name of a pious woman

Thashin         Acclaim

Thawab         Reward

Thoraya        Star

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

Thurayya      Star

Thuwaybah  Name of one of the wet-nurses of the Prophet

Tisha  One who is active, lively

Tooba Good news

Toufika          Divine help or guidance, enabling, inner motivation

Tuba   The name of a tree in heaven

Tubassum     Smile

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



Ubah  Flower

Udaysah        She was a narrator of Hadith

Ugbaad         Roses

Ujala  Light of the universe

Ulfah  Friendship, harmony, love

Umaiza          Bright, beautiful and soft hearted

Umamah       Proper name

Umaymah    Young mother

Umaynah      She was a narrator of Hadith

Umayrah      She was the daughter of Alqamah

Umm Kulthum        One with round face

Ummayyah  She was a narrator of Hadith

Umm-e-kulsum       The mother of kulsum

Umnia            Gift

Unaysah        Friendly; Affable

Unaza The one and only

Unsa   Woman

Uroosa          Bride, happiness

Urshia            One who belongs in the skies

Ushna Beautiful girl

Uswa  Sunnah, practice

Utaybah        A narrator of Hadith

Uzma Greatest



Valiqa Trustworthy

Vardah          Rose

Varisha          Lightning



Waajidah      One who acheives her goals in life, loved, beloved

Wabisa          Something Bright

Wafaa            The faithful, loyal

Wafeeqah    Successful

Wafiqah        Successful

Wafiyah        Loyal, faithful

Wafiza           Fresh air

Wagma         Morning breeze, dew

Wahabah      This was the name of a poetess

Wahibah       Giver, donor

Wahida         Unique

Wahidah       Exclusive, unique

Wahuj           First light of day, Dawn, New Beginning

Wajahat        Commanding, Personality, Dignity

Wajihah        Eminent, distinguished

Wakeelah     Agent

Walihah        This was the name of a poetess

Waliyah         Princess

Wania            Gift of Allah (swt)

Waniya          Pearl

Warda           Guardian, Protector

Wardah         Rose

Wareesha     Happiness

Warizah        Happiness, bubbly

Warsan         True news, wonderful news

Waseefah     Female Servant; Mid-in-waiting

Waseemah   Comely

Washma       Pretty. greatful, goodwish

Wasifah         One who describes

Wasilah         Inseparable friend

Wasimah      Graceful, pretty

Wasna           A narrator of Hadith had this name

Watiaa           Beautiful

Wazeera       Female Minister;

Widad            Love, friendship

Wijdan          Sentiment

Wisal  Communion in love

Wiyyam        Truthful, loving


Y Muslim Girls Names

Yalina Soft, gentle

Yalqoot          An early woman who gave much in charity

Yamamah     Valley in Arabia

Yamina          Right, Proper

Yaminah        Right and proper

Yara    Little Butterfly

Yasmeenah  Sweet-smelling flower

Yasmin           Jasmine flower

Yasmina        A beautiful flower that shines

Yasmine        Flower

Yasna It means white rose in arabic

Yassaman     The flower Jasmin

Yelda  Dark night

Yumna           Good fortune, success

Yusayrah       Easy. One of the first two swear allegiance (bayah) to the Prophet  among the Ansar (but it is also said that she was among the Muhajirs (Emigrants)

Yusra  Prosperous

Yusur Prosperous



Zaahirah       Guest

Zaara Beautiful Flower

Zaeemah       Leader

Zafeerah       Firm

Zafirah           Victorious

Zafreen         Victorious, Knowledgable

Zahabiya       Gold

Zahara           Flower, beauty, star

Zaheen          Intelligent

Zaheerah      Helper, Assistant


Zahidah         Abstinent


Zahira Blossoming flower

Zahirah          Obvious

Zahra Beautiful

Zahraa           Lady of Jannah

Zahrah           Beauty, the planet venus

Zaida  She was a very devoted worshipper about whose worship the Prophet  also learnt; she was the freed slave of Sayyidina Umar bin al-Khattab

Zaina  Beautiful


Zainab           Daughter of the prophet (pbuh), Decorated or ornamented tree

Zairah Visitor

Zaiton Olive

Zakia  Beautiful, intellegent

Zakirah          One who remembers Allah regularly

Zakiyah         Intelligent

Zalfa   This was the name of a distinguished woman of her times, she was Hajib known as Umm al-Hajib Abdul Malik

Zameelah      Companion

Zameena       Intelligent, Intellectual

Zamrud         She was a narrator of Hadith

Za’nyah         Beautiful, unique

Zara    Bright as the dawn

Zareen           Full of expression and smile

Zareena         Gold

Zareenah      A companion of Prophet

Zarifah           Beauty, smart

Zarina Beautiful

Zariya Beauty and light

Zariyah          Queen

Zarmina        Lovely and precious gold

Zarqa Blue

Zarrah           She was a narrator of Hadith

Zartaj Queen

Zayaan          Something beautiful

Zayba Adornment; Beauty

Zaynab          Proper Name, Name of Prophet’s Daughter

Zaynah          Beautiful

Zaytoon        Olive

Zaytoonah    (A single) Olive

Zeba   Beauty

Zeena Ornament, Something beautiful

Zeenat           Gorgeous

Zehna Beautiful

Zehra Flower

Zenia  Flower

Zerina Princess, Smart, Inteligent

Zhalay            Dew

Zinah  Beauty

Zineta Beautiful ornament

Zinneerah     Name of a sahabiah

Ziyan  Beauty, ornament. From Zeenat

Zoeya Life

Zoha   Light

Zoharin         Dawn, light of day

Zohha Hope, Shining light

Zohra Venus, jewels of sky

Zohura          Beautiful, innocent and caring

Zonira            Precious Stone, Expensive Jewel

Zorah Dawn

Zoufishan     Moonlight

Zoya   Loving & caring, Alive, life and joyous


Zubaria          Blooming flower

Zubash          Silver

Zubaydah     This was the name of the daughter of Jafar Mansoor and the wife of Khalifah Haroon Rasheed

Zubdah          Butter

Zubi    Loving and understanding

Zuhaira          Courage

Zuharah        Planet Venus

Zuhayra        Courage

Zuhera           Name of a planet

Zuhra A star’s name, brilliance

Zuhrah          Brilliance

Zuhur Flowers

Zulaykha       She was a narrator of Hadith

Zulekha         Brilliant beauty

Zulfa   First part of the night

Zulfah Nearness, closeness

Zumzum       Sweet water of paradise

Zunairah       Flower found in paradise

Zynah Beautiful

Zyva   Brightness, radiant, splendor

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