A’idah Guest, the one who’s returning 
A’ishah The wife of the Prophet (S.A.W) 
Aa’idah Name of narrator of Hadith 
Aabidah Worshipper 
Aabish Daughter of Sa’d who was a queen of Iran (AN) 
Aadab Hope, need 
Aadila Just, Honest, Equal, Upright 
Aaeedah Visiting, Returning, Reward 
Aaeesha  Life, Vivaciousness, Living Prosperous, the youngest wife of the Prophet Muhammad(S.A.W and PBUH)
Aafia Good health 
Aafreeda Created, Produced 
Aafreen Brave, Acclaim 
Aa’idah A narrator of hadith 
Aairah Noble, respectful 
Aakifah Devoted, Dedicated 
Aala   Bounties
Aaleyah Exalted, Highest social standing 
Aalia Exhalted, Noble 
Aalimah Scholar, Authority 
Aaliyah Tall, Towering 
Aamaal Hopes, Aspirations, Wishes 
Aamanee Good wish 
Aamilah Doer of (good) deeds, Righteous 
Aaminah Secured, Safe 
Aamira Imperial, Abundant, Inhabited 
Aani Fatimah Khatoon 


She was a literary woman and a poetess in Qastaniniyah 
Aanisah Young lady, Maiden 
Aaqilah Intelligent 
Aara Adoring 
Aarifah Knowing, Women who recognizes Islam 
Aasia Hope 
Aasimah Protector, defendant, central 
Aatifa Affection, Sympathy 
Aatikah Generous 
Aatiqah Shoulder (support) old 
Aazeen Beauty 
Abal Wild rose 
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 
Abeerah Rose, Sandal Saffron mixed together in fragrance 
Abia Great 
Abida(Abidah) Worshipper 
Abir Serious, beautiful 
Abla Perfectly formed 
Ablaa Perfectly formed 
Ablah Perfectly formed 
Abqurah Genius 
Abra  Example, Lesson 
Abrar Devoted to God 
Ad’ifaah Talented, smart 
Ada Grace, Expression 
Adab(Aadab) Hope and need 
Adawiyah Summer plant 
Adeeba Cultured, Polite 
Adeela Equal
Adeelah Just 
Adeena Good luck, Pious 
Adeeva Pleasant, Gentle 
Adiba Well, mannered, polite, cultured, a writer 
Ad’ifaah Smart, talented 
Adila Justice 


Just, equal, honest
Adla Just, fair woman 
Adn Paradise 
Afaf Chaste, virtuous, decent, pure 
Afeefa Chaste 
Afeerah Covered with soil or dust
Afia  Away from all Problems 
Afifa Neat lady 
Afifah Chaste, modest 
Afiyah Health’, free from illness and grief 
Afizah   A person who knows the recital of the Qur’an
Afnan Tree branches or twigs 
Afra Dust-coloured. White 
Afraa   White
Afrah   Festivals, celebrations, happiness
Afreen Friendly 
Afroza Light from fire 
Afroze Enlightening 
Afsa Prophet Mohammed’s (PBUH) wife 
Afsana Story 
Afshan Adornment aids 
Afsheen Shine like a star 
Afya Shadows 
Ahd Pledge, knowledge, commitment, delegation 
Ahdia Unique, The One 
Ahlam Witty, imaginative. One who has pleasant dreams, dreams
Aida Visiting, returning; reward 
Aidah Visiting, Returning, Reward, Present 
A’idah Guest, the one who’s returning
Aighar She was a religious, righteous woman 
Aila Noble 
Aimal Hope 
Aimen Most Congratulated 
Ain Eye, Thus “Precious”
Ain alsaba Treasure of the eye 
Aini Spring, Flower, Source, ChoiceAisha Life, Vivaciousness, Living Prosperous, Youngest wife


A’ishah Wife of the Prophet (SAW) 


Living, prosperous. The youngest wife of the Prophet 
Aiya Miracle, verses in the Qur’an 
Aiyla Moonlight 
Aiza Noble 
Aizah The daughter of Hazrat Ali (A.S) 
Ajeebah The daughter of Hazrat Ali (A.S) 
Ajlal Beautiful, stubborn, young princess 
Ajradah Al-Ameeh, was a great worshipper who worshipped
Ajwa Name of a date in Saudia Arabia.Tree planted by 
Akia Sister 
Akifah Intent, busy 
Akilah Intelligent, logical, one who reasons 
Akleema Beautiful. One of the daughters of Adam (A.S) 
Al Batra’a Beautiful. One of the daughters of Adam (A.S) 
Al Batra’a Beautiful. One of the daughters of Adam (A.S) 
Al-Adur al-Karimah  A pious, righteous and intelligent woman of Egypt. She had respected the Ulama andhad built religious schools (Madrasah) and mosques. She passed away in 762.


Alaia Virtuous 
Aleemah Knowing, Knowledgeable 
Aleena Silk of heaven 
Aleesa Joy 
Aleeza Joy 
Aleha A beautiful rose 
Alesha Protected by God 
Alhena A ring; (A star in the constellation Gemini) 
Alia Beautiful 
Aliah Exalted, noble, highest social standing 
Alika Love 
Alima Wise 
Alishaba Beautiful sunshine 
Alishba Pretty 
Aliyah Exalted, noble 
Aliyah(Aliyyah, Alia) Exalted, elevated, highest social standing 
Aliza The Daughter of Ali (R.A) 
Alleyah Leader 
Alma Apple 
Almaas A diamond 
Almas Diamond 
Alraaz Mystery 
Altaf Politeness, kindness 
Alvina Highest, Height 
Alya Loftiness 
Alzubra (A star in the constellation Leo) 
Amah  Slave (Female); Daughter of Khalid bin Saeed, a female companion, daughter ofcompanion, had this name. She was born in Habshah, and was married to Az-Zubayr

bin Al-Awwam.

Amal Hope, aspiration 
Amala Hopes, Aspirations 
Amalia Aspirations 
Aman Security, Safety, Peace
Amana Faithful, to believe 


Wishes, aspirations
Amany   A Wish
Amara Eternal beauty, urgent news 
Amatullah Female servant of Allah 
Amaya Night Rain 
Ambar Ambergris 
Ambareen Good smell 
Ambereen Fragarance, amber, sky 
Ambreen Sky
Ameenah Trustworthy 
Ameera Noble lady, princess, leader 
Ameerah Princess 
Amel Hope 
Amelia Trustworthy, beautiful 
Amena Trustworthy, faithful, peaceful, honest
Amilah Hopeful 
Amina Honest 
Aminah Trustworthy, faithful


Trustworthy, faithful, secure, name of the mother of the Prophet 
Amira Princess 
Amirah Royal lady, Leader, Princess 
Amjad Magnificence, splendor 
Ammara Shining star 
Ammarah An inhabitant 
Ammarah An inhabitant 
Amna Peace 
Amra Princess 
Amrah Headgear 
Amreen Sky 
Amsah Friendly; of good company 
Amtullah Female servant of Allah 
Ana Prestige, self-respect 
Anah Patience, perseverence 
Anam Present 
Anaan Clouds 
Anan Clouds 
Anaum he blessing of Allah 
Anbar Perfume, ambergris 
Anbarin Of ambergris 
Andaleeb Nightingale 
Andalib Nightingale 
Andlib A bird, one who is always happy
Aneeqa Beautiful 
Aneesa Close, intimate, friendly 
Aneesah Close, intimate, friendly 
Aneezah She-Goat 
Angbin Honey 
Anida Obstinate 
Anika Very unique 
Anila Beautiful 
Anisa Friendly 
Anisah(Aneesa) Close, intimate, friendly, good friend 
Anisha Deep thinker, sensitive, high 
Anja Beauty 
Anjum Stars 
Anmar Leopard
Annam God’s Blessing 
Anniyah Concern, loving 
Anousha Sweet, joy, fortunate 
Anum Blessing of God, God’s gift 
Anwar(Anwaar)   Blossoms, Rays of light
Anwara   Ray of Light
Anya Gracious
Aqeela Intelligent 
Aqeelah Wise, Sensible 
Aqsa A name of a mosque 
Ara Opinions 
Aram Signs, flags 
Areebah Smart, Witty 
Areej The fragrance of a flower from an orange tree 
Aresha Under an umbrella 
Arfa Greatness 
Ariana Full of life 
Aribah Wise 
Arij(Areej) Fragrance, Sweet Smell 
Arisha Highness 
Arissa Bright 
Arjumand Noble, Honourable 
Aroob Loving to her husband 
Aroosa Bride 
Aroush Angel of paradise 
Arsala Lioness 
Arub(Aroob) Loving to her husband 
Arva Fertile, bountiful 
Arwa Mountain gazelle 
Arya Noble 
Aryisha Under tree/umberalla 
Arzoo   Hope
Arzu   Wish, hope, love
Asalah Purity and/or Nobility of descent
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 
Ashwaq Affections, love 
Asifa Organiser 
Asil Smooth 
Asili Original 
Asilah Noble origin, pure 
Asima(Asimah) Protector 
Asli Pure, original 
Asma(Asmaa)   Loftier, more eminent, eminent, excellent


Badiyah Desert 
Badra Full moon 


Resembling the full moon 
Baha Value, Worth 
Bahar Spring, Prime (of life), Bloom (of youth) 
Bahia Nice 
Bahij Splendid 
Bahijah Splendid, magnificent 
Bahira(Bahirah, Baheera) Brilliant, Dazzling, noble lady 
Bahiya(Bahiyah, Bahiyaa) Beautiful, Radiant 
Bahiyyah Radiant, beautiful
Bakht Lot, Fate, Portion 
Bakhtawar Fortunate, Lucky 
Balqees She was the daughter of Ahmad bin Mishqar, and a 
Balqis Name of the queen of Shiba (Sheba) 
Balsam Balsam, balm 
Ban A kind of tree 
Banafsha Daughter of Abdullah al- Rumiyah; was a very pious and 
Banan Delicate, finger tips 
Banujah The daughter of al-Mahdi 
Baraah Innocence 
Barakah(Baraka) Blessing 
Bareerah  Pious. The female freed slave of Sayyidina Ayshah (R.A) a well-known femalecompanion, she lived up to the times of Khalifah Yazid bin Muawiyah (R.A).


Bariah(Baraaa) Excelling 
Barika Bloom, Be successful 
Barirah Faithful and devoted 
Barrah  name of the daughter of Abi Tijarah al-Abdariyah who narrated from theProphet (S.A.W) (A.N).


Barzah A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Basaaria Beautiful, Prior 
Basbas She was a slave girl of Ibn Nafees; she was beautiful 
Baseema Smiling 
Bashair Good news, good omens 
Basheera Bringer of good tidings, Joy 
Bashirah Bringer of good tidings, joy
Basilah Brave, fearless 
Basimah Smiling 
Basinah Kitty, kitten 
Basmah(Basma) A smile 
Basoos She was daughter of Munziq at-Tamimah (A.N) 
Batinah Hidden, Inner 
Batool A true devotee woman of Allah 
Batrisyia Intelligent 
Bayan Clearness, eloquence 
Baysan To walk with pride 
Bazilah Clever, intelligent 
Beena Seeing, clear sighted 
Beenish Vision, sight; the faculty of seeing 
Benazir Unique 
Benzair Incomparable 
Bilqis(Bilqees) Queen of Sheeba 
Binesh Clever 
Binish Clever, Intelligent
Birrah Good Deed 
Bisar Adolescent 
Bisharah A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Bisma Smile 
Budur Full moons
Buhaysah Name of narrator of hadith 
Buhaysah Name of narrator of hadith
Buhaysah(Buhaisah) Walking with pride 
Buhayyah The name of a freed female slave
Buhjah Delight, joy 
Buhthah Happy, delighted when seeing others 
Bunanah Yazid al-Abshamiyah’s daughter 
Buqayrah Name of a narrator of a hadith 
Burdah She was al-Suraymiyah, and a very dutiful worshipper. 
Busayrah She was a female companion (R.A) and also a muhajirah 
Bushra Glad, tidings, good omen, good news 
Bushrah Glad tidings, good news 
Busr Unripened dates. Star, height 
Busrah She was a companion who lived until the era of Muawiyah 


Of beautiful and tender body 


Daania Beautiful 
Daanya Gift of god, beautiful 
Dad Old Arabic Muslim name 
Dafiyah Name of Narrator of Hadith 
Dahab Gold 
Dahma  She was a scholar of the religion and she learnt from her sibling brother al-Imam al-Mahdi. She excelled in grammar and literature and had possessed knowledge of other arts andsciences too. (A.N.).


Dalal Treated or touched in a kind and loving way 
DaleelaDaliya Guide, ProofDahlia


Daliyah Grape vine 
Daneen Princess 
Daniya Near, close 
Daniyah Nearer, closer 
Darakhshaan Shinning 
Darakhshan Shinning 
Daria Learned, knowing 
Dawlat Khatoon 


She was from a ruling family 
Deeba Obedience 
Deema Rainy Cloud 
Dema The Rainy Cloud 
Dhakirah One who thinks of or who remembers God frequently 
Dhakiyah Bright, intelligent 
Dhuka Name of the sun 
Dilshad Khatoon 


She lived between 730-750 
Dimah Cloud which carries rainwater 
Dina Love 
Diqrah A name of a narrator of hadith 
Diyanah Religion 
Doaa Pray, a voice of heart, request to All-mighty Allah, 
Dua Prayer 
Duaa Prayer 
Duba’ah Daughter of az-Zubayr & female companion (R.A) 
Duha Forenoon 
Dhuha Forenoon 
Dujanah Rain 
Dunia The world 
Dunya World 
Dunyana Our world 
Durar Pearls 
Durdanah Pearl 
Durrah Pearl 
Durriyah Shining, bright 


Eiliyah The beautiful one to grow in peace and love with God 
Eimaan Faith 
Eiman Faith 
Eliza Precious, Unique
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 
Fadheela Superior, Virtuous, outstanding, refined and cultured 
Fadila Good looking, attractive 
Fadilah   Distinguished, learned
Fadiyah Redeemer, self-sacrificing 
Fadwah(Fadwa) Name derived from self-sacrifice 
Fadyaa Sacrificing 
Faeezah Leader 
Faekah Wise 
Fahdah(Fahada) Leopardess 
Faheemah Intelligent 
Fahima(Fahimah) Intelligent 
Fahmida Intelligent and Wise
Faiha Good smell from heaven 
Faiqa Superior, Outstanding 
Faiqah Surpassing, excellent 
Fairuzah A precious gem 
Faiza Gain, victorious, winner 
Faizah Successful, winner, victorious 
Fajr The dawn, name of the morning prayer 
Fakeehah Cheerful 
Fakhirah Splendid, Elegant 
Fakhra Good, new 
Fakhriyah Honorary 
Fakhtah A dove 
Fakihah Fruit 
Falak A star and/or Breeze 
Falaknaz Sky 
Falaq Break of dawn 
Falisha Happiness 
Famya Good fame 
Fanan Good fame 
Faqirah Name of a beautiful woman (wife of Murrah al-Asadi) 
Fara Sunset 
Farah Cheerfulness, joy 
Faraza Height, Success 
Fareedah Unique precious gem 
Fareeha Unique precious gem 
Fareess Life 
Farha Life 
Farhah Lively 
Farhana Happiness 
Farhanah Happy 
Farhat Cheer, Pleasure 
Farheen Cheer, Pleasure 
Farhiya Happy 
Fari’ah  Fariah or Furayah was the name of a female companion, daughter of Maalik binsanan al-Ansari and sister of Abu Saeed al-Khudri. She was called by either name.


Faria Kind, Loving and Beautiful 
Farida Unique, Matchless 
Faridah(Fareeda) Unique, matchless, precious gem or pearl 
Fariha Joyous 
Farihah Brisk, Swift 
Farihah(Fareeha) Happy, glad, cheerful, joyful, 
Farisha Light 
Fariza Light 
Farizah Arch 
Farkhandah Happy, Lucky 
Farqad A name of a star 
Farwa Fur 
Faryal Angel 
Faryat Delightful sunshine 
Faryat Delightful sunshine 
Farzana Intelligent, wise, learned 
Farzeen Learned 
Faseehah Eloquent 
Faseelah Some distance 
Fatheha Name of the first surah in the Quran 
Fathi Something that is open 
Fathima Daughter of the Prophet (S.A.W) 
Fathiya Joy, happiness, new beginning 
Fathiyah Beginning 
Fatihah Opening 
Fatim A woman worthy of the ut-most praise 
Fatima Prophets (pbuh) daughter 
Fatimah A daughter of the Prophet(S.A.W) 
Fatimah(Fatima) Accustom. Daughter of the Prophet 
Fatin Captivating, Alluring, Enchanting 
Fatinah Captivating, alluring, fascinating, enchanting, intelligent 
Fatma My giving 
Fauzia Succesful, Victorious 
Fawz Success or victory 
Fawza Success 
Fawzah Success 
Fawzia Victorious 
Fawziyah Successful 


Victorious, Successful 
Fayha Fragrant 
Fayruz Turquoise 
Fazluna A flower in the desert 
Fazzilet Blessings of Allah 
Feerozah A precious stone 
Feiyaz A precious stone 
Fellah Arabian jasmine 
Femida Wise 
Fiddah Silver 
Fikriya Wise 
Fikriyah Intellectual 
Fir A sharp weapon 
Firdaus Jannat, Highest garden in paradise 
Firdaws(Firdoos) The Highest Garden in Paradise 
Firdous Garden 
Firdowsa Highest garden of paradise 
Firyal An Old Arabic Muslim name
Fiza Wind 
Forhana Happy, Ecstatic 
Fozia Successful and victorious 
Foziah Successful 
Fudayl Learned, Scholar 
Furat Sweet water 
Fusaylah Some distance 
Fuseelah Name of a narrator of hadith 
Futun Fascinations 


Gazala Intelligent, charming 
Ghaada Beautiful 
Ghadah Beautiful 
Ghadir Stream 
Ghalibah Dominant 
Ghaliyah Fragrant, beloved, valuable 
Ghaliyah(Ghaaliya) Beloved, dear, expensive, fragrant 
Ghania Beautiful 
Ghaniyah Pretty girl, beautiful woman, beauty, A daughter of “Afeef bin Amr Abdul Qays had this 
Gharam Love 
Ghareebah Foreign, Strange
Ghayda(Ghaydaa) Young and delicate 
Ghazalah A female gazelle 
Ghaziyah Female Warrior 
Ghitbah A name of 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 a Hadith. She passed away in the times of Sayyidina Uthman (R.A) 
Ghusoon Branches of a tree
Ghusun A branches of tree
Ghuzayyah Name of narrator of hadith 
Gul-e-Rana Sweet-smelling rose 
Gulbano Rose 


Hababah A daughter of Ajlan; She was a narrator of Hadith 
Habeeba Beloved, sweetheart, darling; a name of the wife of the Prophet 
Habiba Beloved, Sweetheart, Darling 
Habibah Beloved, sweetheart, darling, a wife of the Prophet 
Haboos Name of a kind and benevolent noble lady who lived in Lebanon 
Hadeel To coo (like a dove) 
Hadeeqa Gorgeous 
Hadeeqah Garden 
Hadhirah Sweet-smelling, smart, a leader 
Hadil The voice of a dove 
Hadiya Gift 
Hadiyah(Haadiya) Guide to righteousness, calm 
Hadiyyah Gift 
Hafa Gentle rain 
Hafeezah Keeper of the sacred book 
Hafizah Heedful, mindful 
Hafsa Moon, Beautiful 
Hafsa Baby lion, young lioness 
Hafsa/Ucha The name of wife of Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W) 
Hafsah A wife of the Prophet(S.A.W) 
Hafthah Preserved, Protected 
Haifa(Hayfa) Slender,Of beautiful body 
Haiza Royalty 
Hajar Name of the wife of Prophet Ibrahim (A.S) 
Hajjah A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Hajna Daughter of Nusayb, she was a poetess 
Hajrah The wife of Prophet Ibrahim (A.S) 
Hakimah Wise, judicious 
Hala Sweetness 
Halah(Haala) Aureole 
Haleema Gentle, patient 
Haleema  Halima Foster mother of Prophet Muhammad (SAW)
Halimah(Haleema) Gentle, patient, mild-tempered, name of the Prophet’s nursing mother 
Hamamah This was the name of a female slave who suffered much
Hamdiyah One who praises a lot 
Hameeda Praiseworthy 
Hamidah Praising Allah, appreciative 
Hamnah Name of narrator of Hadith 
Hamra Red 
Hana Bliss, felicity, happiness 
Hanan Mercy. Affectionate, tender, loving 
Hanfa Name of the wife of Sayyidina Ismail (A.S) 
Haniah Of happiness, bliss and/or pleasant, agreeable 
Hanin Longing, yearning 
Haniya Happy, pleased 
Haniyah Pleasant 
Haniyyah Pleased, happy 
Hannah Affection 
Hannan Mercy 
Hareem Walls of House of Kabba 
Haseena Welfare 
Hasibah Noble, respected 
Hasinah Pretty, beautiful 
Hasna Pretty, beautiful 
Hasnah Beautiful 
Hawa Arabic form of ‘Eve’ 
Hawwa Eve 
Hawadah Pleasant 
Hawra Having eyes with a marked contrast of black and white 
Hayah Life 
Hayam Deliriously in love 
Hayfa Slender, of beautiful body
Hayrah A name of a narrator of hadith 
Hayud A mountain 
Hazar Nightingale 
Hazimah A female name of a companion of the Prophet(S.A.W) 
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 
Hibah Present, gift 
Hibat Allah Gift of God 
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 
Hikmah Wisdom 
Hikmat Wisdom 
Hilwana Lovely, beautiful Hind Old Arabic Muslim name 
Hindah Wife of Abu Sufyan 
Hirah Mount Hirah, named after the mountain where theHiyam Love


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 
Hubab Aim, goal 
Hubayshah Name of a poetess 


Daughter of Maalik bin Amr al-Adwaniyah 
Huda(Hooda) Right guidance 
Hudun To become quiet 
Hujaymah  Attack. This was the name of Huyama al-Awsabiyah al-Danishqiyah. She was ajurist of great rank and a very pious woman too; however, another greater

woman, wife of Abu Darda, was known A


Hujayrah name of a narrator of hadith
Hukaymah She was the daughter of Umaymah
Hulyah Ornament, jewelry, finery 
Huma An Imaginary bird, a bird who brings joy 
Humaira From the Arabic name meaning reddish!,
Humaydah A name of narrator of hadithas Umm Darda
Humera The imaginary bird who soars the highest 
Humra Beautiful, Rose
Hunaidah(Hunaydah) Dimunitive of Hind 
Hunaydah Name of narrator of Hadith 
Hur Virgins of Paradise 


Angel, a Houri, virgin of paradiseHurya Angel


Husn Beauty 
Husna Beautiful 
Husniya Beautiful 
Husniyah Beautiful 
Hutun Clouds with rain 
Huwaidah  Gentle 
Huwaydah Same as ‘Huwaidah’


Ibadah Worship 
Ibthaj Joy 
Ibtihaj(Ibtihaaj) Happiness, joy, delight 
Ibtihal Supplication, prayer 
Ibtisam Smile, smiling 
Idhar Fluff 
Iffah Modesty, Purity, chaste
Iffat Chaste, Chastity 
Ifra Giving happiness 
Iftikar Comtemplation, thought 
Iftikhar Pride, glory 
Ijaz Inimitability of the Holy book of the Qur’an 
Ikramiya Honorable, Dignified 
Ilaaf Protection 
Ilhaam Intuition 
Ilham Intuition, inspiration 
Ilhan Respectful, nice, precious 
Ilm Slave girl belonging to Zubaydah, wife of Harun al-Rashid 
Ilmeeyat Knowledge 
Imsaal One of a kind, Unique 
Imthithal Polite obedience
Imtihal Polite, obedience 
Inaaya Gift of Allah 
In’am Kindness, benefaction, bestowal
Inam(Inaam)  Bestowal, benefaction, kindness 
Inan A slave girl belonging to Haroon al-Rashid (Fih) 
Inas Sociability, geniality
Inaya Concern, Solicitude 
Inayah(Inayat) Concern, care 
Inga Powerful 
Insaf Justice, equity 
Insha Creation, origination 
Intessar Victory 
Intisar(Intisaar) Triumph 
Iqra To recite 
Iraj Flower 
Iram A Garden in Heaven 
Irem A in Heaven Garden 
Irsa   Rainbow
Irum  A garden in heaven 
Isa Spacious, generous 
Isad To bring happiness, to provide help 
Isaf Help, relief 
Isar   Fascinating
Isbah Light 
Isha The Night Prayer 
Ishaal Heaven’s flower 
Ishfaq Affection, compassion 
Ishraq Radiance, The coming up of the sun(sunrise) 
Isir Strong, Inspiritional 
Isma Safe-guarding 
Ismah(Ismat) Infallibility, purity, modesty
Ismat Pious 
Isra  Nocturnal journey, Walking in the night, Journeys by night, Night jouney of the Prophetfrom Mecca (Makkah) to Jerusalem


Istabraq Brocade 
Istilah Agreement 
Itaf Clock 
Ithar Preference 
Itidal Straightness, tautness 
Itimad Reliance, dependence 
Izdihaar Flourishing, blossoming 
Izdihar Flourishing, blooming, blossoming 
Izma Higher position, Esteemed priviledge and honour 
Izz an-Nisa Name of narrator of hadith 
Izzah Might, power. Slave girl. 
Izzah(Izzat)  Slave girl. The daughter of Umar bin Mumal was named Jariyah. Before he become aMuslim, she was the slave of Umar (R.A) and he used to trash her very harshly that she

might revoke Islam but she did



Jabeen Forehead 
Jabirah Consoler, comforter 
Jabrayah Respect, Love 
Jada Gift, present 
Jadwa Present, gift 
Jahaan Land 
Jahan Land 
Jahan Aara Adornment of the world
Jahan Khatoon A name of 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 
Jaiyana Strength 
Jala Elucidation, clarity 
Jalilah  Splendid, lofty 
Jameela Beautiful, graceful, lovely 
Jameelah Beautiful 
Jameena Progressive, productive 
Jamia Beautiful 
Jamila Beautiful, Graceful, Lovely 
Jamilah Beautiful, lovely, graceful 
Jammana Pearl
Jana Harvest. Products (Fruits) of Paradise – In Surah Al-Rahman 
Janan(Janaan) Heart, Soul 
Jannah Heaven, paradise 
Jannat Heaven 
Jaseena Nice Heart 
Jasmin A Flower 
Jasmina Flower 
Jasrah A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Javairea Mysterious 
Jawa Passion, love 
Jawahir Precious stones, jewels 
Jawharah Jewel, gem 
Jawl To move freely
Jawna The sun
Jaza Compensation, Reward 
Jazeera Island 
Jazira Island
Jaziya Granting 
Jehaan Creative mind 
Jehan Beautiful Flower 
Jemimah Beautiful 
Jenna Heaven, Paradise
Jennah Paradise
Jessenia Flower 
Jian Life 
Jihan A name of a river in Iran and/or Heavenly Place 
Jilan Courtier 
Jinan Gardens, paradise 
Johara Jewel 
Jud Generosity 
Judamah She was the daughter of Wahb; she was a companion 
Judi Name of a mountain that is mentioned in the Qur’an 
Juhanah Young girl 
Jumaana Silver Pearl 
Juman Pearl 
Jumanah Silver pearl 
Jumaymah Name of a female companion 
Jumaynah   Gem, name of a female companion
Junah The sun 
Junainah The Garden of Paradise 
Junnut Heaven 
Juwairiyah Wife of the Prophet 
Juwan  Perfume
Juwariyah She was the wife of the Prophet(S.A.W) 
Jawayriyah Wife of the prophet 



Kadshah Name of a companion 
Kaheesha This was the name of a poetess, daughter of al-Waqa 
Kainat Universe 
Kaleemah Speaker 
Kali Bud (of flower) 
Kalila Beloved, sweetheart 
Kalima Witness
Kalsoom Name of prophet Muhammad’s (S.A.W) 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, generosity 
Karawan A variety of plover birds 
Kardawiyah A pious woman, daughter of Amr al-Basriyah was so named by this name 
Karida Untouched 
Karima Precious, perfect 
Karimah(Kareema) Generous, noble 
Kas Glass 
Kashifah Revealer of Secrets 
Kashish Attraction 
Kathirah Plenty 
Kaukab Star 
Kausar River in janna (paradise)
Kawakib Satellites 
Kawkab Satellite
Kawthar A river that lies in Paradise 
Kayan Morning light of the sun 
Kaysah A name of narrator of hadith 
Kehara Precious 
Kehkashan Galaxy 
Khadeeja The last Prophet’s first wife 
Khadra Green, Green of the Jennah, Green is a holy colour(color) 
Khairah Good, Best, Virtuous 
Khalida Immortal, everlasting 
Khalidah Immortal, Everlasting, Forever, Abiding 
Khalilah Good friend 
Khalisah Pure, clear, sincere 
Khansa Old Arabic Muslim name 
Kharqa Strong, wind 
Khatera Memory 
Khatira Precious memory 
Khatoon Lady 
Khawlah One who has beautiful features, a female deer 
Khayrah Good 
Khayriyah Charitable, good 
Khayriyyah(Khairiya) Charitable, beneficent, good 
Khazanah Treasure 
Khidrah Green 
Khitam Conclusion 
Khudrah Greenery 
Khulaybah This was the name of an Arab poetess
Khulud(Khulood) Immortality, infinity, eternity 
Khulud(Khulood) Immortality, infinity, eternity 
Khusbakht Lucky 
Khuwaylah Gazelle 
Khuzama Lavender 
Khuzamah Lavender 
Kifah Struggle 
Kiswar Territory 
Komal Beautiful 
Komila Complete 
Kuaybah A distinguished woman of her times was so named 
Kuhaylah Name of a pious woman who was a good speaker 
Kulthoom Daughter of the Prophet 
Kulthum  Daughter of Ahmad bin Ali al-Asiwatiyah was a righteous woman who had memorizedthe Qur’an. There were also many other women who held this very name including a

daughter of the Prophet (S.A.W) a daug


Kulus Purity, clearness
Kunza Hidden treasure 
Kurat-ul-Ain Coolness of eyes 
Kuwaysah Pretty 
Kwairah The prettiest


Laaiqah Worthy, capable, deserving 
Labeebah Intelligent, wise, brillant 
Labibah Understanding, sensible, intelligent 
Laiba Angel of heaven 
Laila Of the Night 
Laiqa Intelligent, smile
Lama Darkness of lips 
Lamah Brilliancy 
Lamees Pure silk, soft to the touch 
Lamiah Shine 
Lamis Soft, soft to the touch 
Lamisa Soft to the touch
Lamisah Soft to the touch 
Lamiya Dark lipped 
Lamya Of dark lips 
Lana Wool and/or to be gentle, tender, soft 
Lanika The Best 
Laraib Without a doubt 
Lashirah Very intelligent 
Latifa Gentle, Kind, Pleasant, Friendly 
Latifah(Lateefa) Friendly, Pleasant, Kind, Gentle 
Layali Nights 
Layan Soft and gentle 
Layla Born at night, dark beauty 
Layla(Leila) (Born at) night; rapture, elation 
Layyah Twist, Flexure 
Lazim Imperative, essential 
Leem Peace
Leen Tender 
Leena Plant of dates, soft, clemency, mild 
Leila Night 
Leyla Night 
Liba Most Beautiful (Hoor in Jannah) 
Lina Palm tree 
Linah(Lina, Leena) Tender 
Liyana Softness, tenderness 
Lu Luah A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Lu’lu Pearls 
Lubab The best part 
Lubabah(Lubaaba) The innermost essence 
Luban Denotes long neck, a pine tree 
Lubanah Wish, desire 
Lubena Purity 
Lublubah  Tender, affectionate 
Lujain Silver 
Luja Of great depth 
Lubna A kind of a tree
Lujaina Silver 
Lujayn Silver 
Lu’lu Pearls 
Lulu Pearls 
Luluah Pearl 
Lulwa Pearl 
Luma Sunset 
Luna Moon 
Lunah Date palm 
Lutfiyah Delicate, graceful



Ma’isah Walking with a proud, swinging gait 
Maab Place to which one returns 
Maahnoor Glow of the Moon 
Maali Noble things 
Mada Utmost point, degree 
Madaniyah Civilised, cultured
Madeeha Praiseworty, commendable
Madhat Praise 
Madhia Praiseworthy 
Madia Praiseworthy 
Madiha Praiseworthy 
Madihah Praiseworthy, commendable 
Maha Moon-like, and/or wild cow; has beautiful eyes 
Mahabbah Love, affection 
Mahasin Beauty, beauties 
Mahbasah A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Mahbubah Beloved 
Mahdiya Rightly Guided By Allah 
Mahdiyah Rightly guided
Maheera Highly skilled, Expert 
Mahek Fragrance 
Mahfuzah The protected one 
Mahibah Noble,respected 
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 
Maimoona(Maymunah) A name of a wife of the Prophet, auspicious, blessed 
Maira Moon 
Maisah(Maisa) Walking with a proud, swinging gait 
Maisarah Richness, wealth 
Maisha Pretty 
Maizah Discerning 
Majida Glorious 
Majidah Glorious, respected, noble 
Makarim(Makaarim) Of good and honourable character 
Makkiyah From Makkah 
Maladh Shelter, protection 
Malaika Angel 
Malaikah Angel 
Malak Angel 
Malakah Talent 
Malayeka Angel 
Maleehah Salty, Graceful, Brownish colour 
Maliha Beautiful 
Malika Queen 
Malikah Queen 
Malmal Soft 
Manab Deputyship, share 
Manab Deputyship, share 
Manahel Special flower
Manahil Spring of fresh water 
Manal(Manaal) Attainment, achievement 
Manar(Manaar) Guiding light (lighthouse) 
Manfoosah She was the daughter of Abu Yazid bin Abu al-Firwaris; 
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(Maraam) 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(Maryam) Arabic form of ‘Mary’.Mother of Isa (Jesus) A.S 
Maridah A slave girl of Haroon Rashid had this name 
Mariya Purity 
Mariyah Name of the wife of the Prophet, fair complexion
Marjanah Precious stone 
Marnia Wealthy in every aspect 
Marwa A mountain in Mekkah 
Marwah A mountain in Makkah (Al Safa wa al Marwah) 
Maryam Mother of Prophet Isa (A.S)
Maryum Mother of Prophet Isa (A.S) 
Marzuqah Blessed by God, fortunate 
Masabeeh Lamps, Lights 
Masarrah Joy, Delight
Mashaal Light, bright 
Mashal Light 
Mashel Light 
Mashoodah Evidenced
Masooma Innocent 
Masoomah Innocent 
Mastura Protected 
Masudah(Masouda) Lucky, happy, fortunate 
Masumah  Innocent 
Mateenah Firm, Solid, determined 
Mawaddah Love, affection, friendliness
Mawahib Talents 
Mawara Superior 
Mawiya  The essence of life, clear mirror 
Mawiyah The mirror, the clear mirror, the essence of life 
Mayeda The fruits of heaven, the cloth on which you eat in Heaven, 
Maymunah  Auspicious, Blessed, Fortunate, The name of the wife of the Prophet. 
Mays(Mais) A gait filled with proud (Proud gait) 
Maysa To walk with a proud, swinging gait, walking with pride 
Maysaa Walking with pride 
Maysam Beautiful. The pollen in the flower, honey, sweet 
Maysan a star 
Maysoon Beautiful face & body, to walk with a proud, swinging gait 
Maysun Of beautiful face and body, to walk with a proud swinging gait
Mayyadah(Mayyada) To walk with a swinging gait 
Mayyasah To walk with a proud gait 
Maznah Glorious 
Mazneen Shining of gold 
Medina The Holy City of Saudi Arabia 
Meena Light 
Mehak Fragrance
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(color) 
Mehnoor Light of the moon 
Mehr Full Moon 
Mehreen Loving nature 
Mehriban Kind, Gentle 
Mehrish Wonderful 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 
Meryem Mother of Isa (A.S) 
Mevish Strong 
Meymona Good Fortune 
Midhaa Appreciate 
Mid’haa Appreciate 
Midhah Praise 
Mina Light, a place that is near to Mecca (Makkah) 
Minaal To reach your destination 
Minal Gift, achievement
Minha Grant 
Minnah Mercy, gift from Allah.Kindness, grace, blessing 
Mirah Provisions, supply 
Misba Innocent 
Misha Beautiful, Pretty 
Mishael Torch, light 
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 BelievingMona Wish, desire


Monera Shinning light, or guiding light 
Mouna Water 
Mounia A wish or a dream come true 
Mounira It’s shining 
Muazah A name of a narrator of hadith 
Muazzaz Strong, powerful 
Mubarakah Blessed 
Mubashirah Bringer of good news 
Mubassirah One who comments 
Mubeenah One who makes something clear 
Mubin Clear, obvious 
Mufiah Obedient, compliant 
Mufidah(Mufeeda) Beneficial, useful, helpful 
Muhibbah Loving 
Muhja Hearts blood, soul 
Muhjah See ‘Muhja’ 
Muhsinah Charitable and kind, benevolent 
Muizza The empowerer, the honourer, the strengthener 
Mukarram Honoured 
Mukhlisah Devoted, faithful 
Mumayyaz Distinguished 
Mumina Sweet, lovely girl 
Muminah Pious believer 
Muna Water
Muna(Mona) Wish, desire 
Munawar Bright 
Munawwar Illuminated, radiant 
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 
Munirah(Muneera) Illumination, brilliant 
Munisa Gentle, friendly 
Munisah Friendly 
Munize One who brings good luck 
Muntaha The utmost, highest degree 
Muqadaas Holy, Pure 
Muqbalah Name of a narrator of Hadith 
Murdiyyah Chosen one 
Murjanah A pearl that is small, small pearl
Murshidah Guide 
Muruj Meadows 
Musaddiqah One who affirms the Truth 
Musaykah She narrated hadith from Sayyidina Ayshah 
Mushira Advisor, Guide 
Mushirah(Musheera) Advising, giving counsel 
Muskaan Smile 
Muskan Happy, smile 
Muslimah Devout believer, submitting oneself to Allah (God) 
Musn Rain, clouds 
Musnah Rain, clouds 
Mussah A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Mussaret Happiness 
Musta’eenah One who prays for help 
Mutahharah Purified, chaste 
Mutazah  Name of narrator of hadith 
Muyassar Facilitated, wealthy, successful 
Muzaynah   Adornment
Muznah The cloud that carries the rain 
Myiesha Lifes blessing 
Mysha Happy for entire life 
Myreen Bright and beautiful as the sun 
Mysha Happy for entire life 


Na’ilah Acquirer, obtainer, winner 
Na’imah Tranquillity, comfort 
Naa’irah Shining, Bright 
Naailah Something special 
Naajidah Courage 
Naaz Elegance, pride 
Naazneen Beautiful 
Naba Great News
Nabeeha Intelligent 
Nabeela Noble 
Nabeelah   Noble
Nabiha Honest, eminent, noble, intelligient, alert 


Intelligent, noble, eminent
Nabijah Ambitious, Leader and Brave 
Nabila Happiness, generosity 
Nabilah Noble, magnanimous 
Nada Dew, Generosity 
Nadeen Hope 
Nadesh Hope 
Nadia Hope and/or the beginning, first 
Nadidah(Nadeeda) Equal, rival 
Nadimah A Friend 
Nadira Presious and rare 
Nadirah Rare, precious 
Nadiyah Caller, announcer, announcement 
Nadra Rare, unique 
Nadwa Generosity, council 
Nadwah Council, generosity 
Nadyne Flower 
Naeema Ease and blessing 
Na’eemah Joyful 
Nafeesa Precious, precious thing, gem 
Nafeesah Precious gem 
Nafiah Profitable 
Nafisah Gem, precious gem, precious thing 
Naflah Surplus, overabundance
Nageen Precious stone 
Nageenah Precious Stone 
Nagheen Pearl 
Nagina Diamond 
Nahal Small Plant 
Naheed Honourable 
Naheeda Beautiful 
Nahida Elevated, delightful 
Nahidah(Naheeda) Big 
Nahla Drink 
Nahlah(Nahla) A drink of water 
Nahleejah Cool, Down to Earth 
Naifah This was the name of a well-known, woman loved by 
Nailah(Naila) Acquirer, obtainer, one who succeeds 
Na’ilah Acquirer, obtainer, winner 
Naima Powerful, strong-minded person
Naimah(Naima) Tranquility, comfort, amenity,peace, living a soft and enjoyable life 
Na’imah Comfort, tranquillity 
Nain Eye 
Naina Eyes 
Naira Shinning, glittering 
Najaf A name of a city in Iraq 
Najaah Success 
Najah Success, safety 
Najat Safety, Security 
Najat Safety, Security 
Najdah Courage, bravery 
Najhat Peaceful 
Najibah(Najeeba) 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, romatic talk, secret conversation 
Najya Victorious 
Nakhat  Fragrance 
Nakia Pure, faithful 
Namar A name of a mountain 
Namra Delicious water 
Namyla Quiet, Serious 
Naqeebah Leader, Head, Chief 
Naraiman Pious angel 
Nargis  Narcissus 
Narjis 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
Nashida Student 
Nashirah Publisher, Diffuser; Spreader 
Nashita Full of life, energetic 
Nashitah Active, energetic 
Nashmia Garden of flowers 
Nasifah Just, equitable
Nasiha One who gives valuable advice, advice 
Nasihah Advisor 
Nasim Fresh air, breeze 
Nasimah Gentle breeze, zephyr 
Nasira A Glowing Star and/or victorious, helper 
Nasirah Helper, protector 
Nasmah Breeze 
Nasra Helper 
Nasreen Wild Rose 
Nasrin Blue scented flower 
Nasrullah Victory of Allah 
Natara Guardian 
Natasha Strong 
Nathifa Pure, Clean 
Naureen Light that is Bright 
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 Flower, one who dislikes the bad deeds, and/or the one who guards herself 
Naweed Good news 
Naweed Good news 
Nawel Gift 
Nawlah A name of a narrator of Hadith
Nawrah Flower, blossom, happiness 
Nawwal Gift 
Nawwar May 
Nayila Queen of river Nile 
Nayyab Very Rare, Exclusive
Nayyirah Luminary 
Nazahah(Nazaaha) Purity, righteousness, honesty 
Nazanin Beautiful, pretty 
Nazeefah Clean 
Nazeeha Honest 
Nazeerah Warner 
Nazia Pride 
Nazihah(Nazeeha) Honest 


Nazindah   Name of a liberal woman of Baghdad who had founded a religious school.
Nazirah Observer, supervisor 
Nazirah(Nazeera) Like, matching, equal 
Nazish Fragrance, Proud 
Nazli  This was the name of an intelligent, learned woman who had command over differentlanguages such as 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 
Nibaal Arrows 
Nibal Arrows
Nibras Lamp, light 
Nida Call 
Nidaa Call 
Nidda Call 
Nigar Beautiful 
Nighat Vision, sight
Nihad Height
Nihal Drink 
Ni’ja Saved One 
Nijah Success 
Nilofar Waterlily
Nilofer Wild Mountain Rose 
Nimah(Naeema) Blessing, Loan, Favour 
Ni’mah Blessing, loan, favour 
Nimaat Blessings, loans 
Nimat Blessing 
Nimerah Tigeress, beauty, strength, power, modesty 
Nimra Soft, Lion 
Nimrah Pure, clean 
Nina Gracious One 
Nisa Women 
Nisha Whole World 
Nisha Whole World 
Nishat Happiness 
Nisreen Flower 
Nisrin Kind of aromatic plant 
Nissa Lady-like 
Niyaf Tall and pretty 
Noor Jehan An Indian Queen had this kind of name 
Noor(Nur) Light 
Noor-Al-Haya The Light of my life 
Noorie Light 
Nooriya   Light
Noorjahan   Light of the world
Noor-ul-ann Light 
Norah Light 
Noreen Bright, lovable 
Norhan Light 
Noriza Light of contentment 
Noshaba Elixir, the water of life 
Nosheen Sweet Thing 
Nouf The highest point on a mountain
Noureen Light 
Nu’aymah Name of a narrator of hadith 
Nudar(Nudhar) Gold 
Nudrat Singularity 
Nuha Intelligence 
Nuhaa Intelligent 
Nujud(Nojood) Wise, noble 
Numa Beautiful and pleasant, happiness
Nunah Dimple in the chin 
Nur al Huda Light of the faith 


The light, e.g: nurul islam, the light of islam
Nurah Light 
Nurah(Noorah) Corolla, blossom 
Nurayda Intelligence 
Nuriya Light 
Nuriyah Radiant, brilliant, light 
Nurjenna Light of Paradise 
Nuryn Light 
Nusaibah Old Arabic Muslim name 
Nusaybah One with good lineage, old Arabic name 
Nusrah Helpful 
Nusrat Help, Victory 
Nuwayla Archiver 
Nuwaylah Winner 
Nuwwar Blossoms, flowers 
Nuwarrah Blossom, flower 
Nuzhah Promenade, pleasure trip 
Nuzhat Cheerfulness
Nyasia Most beautiful one 
Nyla Winner, Achiever 



Raameen Obedient 
Rabab A white cloud
Rabail A veil of flowers
Rabbiya  Cool breeze of spring season 
Rabeea Springtime, garden 
Rabia Spring, Springtime 
Rabiah Garden, springtime 
Rabitah Bond, tie 
Rabiya Queen, Princess 
Rabiyah Hill 
Radeyah Content, satisfied 
Radhia Pleasant, satisfied 
Radhiya Content, satisfied 
Radiyah Content, satisfied 
Radwa(Radhwaa) A mountain in Medina 
Raeesah Princess; Noble lady, A lady who is noble 
Rafa Happiness, prosperity 
Rafah Pleasant, luxurious life, mercy
Rafat Mercy 
Rafal To trail a garment 
Rafeeqah Friend; Soft-hearted 
Rafia Sublime, High 
Rafiah High, sublime, exquisite 
Rafida Gift 
Rafidah Support 
Rafif To gleam, shimmer 
Rafiqah Friend, companion 
Raghad or Raghda Pleasant 
Raghibah Desiring, desirous
Raghidah Pleasant 
Raha Peaceful
Rahaf Fine, delicate 
Raheemah Merciful 
Rahila One who travels 
Rahilah One who travels 
Rahimah Merciful, compassionate 
Rahiq Nectar 
Rahma Mercy 
Rahmaa To have mercy upon 
Rahmah Compassion, mercy 
Raidah(Raaida) Leader, pioneer 
Raifah Merciful 
Raya Sated with drink 
Raihana The fragrance of a rose 
Raima Happiness 
Raina Peaceful Queen 
Raiqah Clear, Pure, Undisturbed 
Raitah Name of a narrator of HadithRaja Hope


Rajiyah Hoping, full of hope 
Rameen  Obedient 
Rameesha A bunch of roses 
Ramia Sender 
Ramidha White rose 
Ramisa White rose 
Ramlah Old Arabic Muslim name 
Ramsha Face like moon 
Ramzia Gift 
Ramziyah Symbolic 
Rana To gaze, look 
Rand Bay laurel 
Randa Tree of good scent 
Ranim(Raneem) To recite in a sing song voice 
Raniyah(Raniya) Gazing 
Ranya Conquerer 
Rasha A young deer, a young gazelle 
Rashad Straight 
Rasheeda Wise, mature 
Rasheedah Intelligent one, Sober 
Rashida Intelligent, Sober 
Rashidah Mature, wise 
Rasmiyah Official, formal 
Raudzah Garden in paradise 
Rawah Charm, splendor, beauty 
Rawdah(Rawdha) Garden 
Rawhah Nice 
Rawhiyah Spirituality 
Raawiya Transmitter of ancient Arabic poetry 
Rawiah Transmitter of ancient Arabic poetry 
Rayann The door of heaven that opens in the month of ramadhan 
Rayhanah Aromatic sweet basil 
Rayna Clean, Pure 
Rayya Light, sated with drink 
Rayyaa Sated with drink 
Razaana One who is calm 
Razaanah One who is calm 
Razaan Respect and sensibility 
Razan Sensibility and respect, balanced 
Razia Content, Satisfied 
Reeha Air 
Reeham Little, light rain 
Reem Beautiful Gazelle 
Reema White Antalope 
Reena Beautiful 
Reham Rain drops 
Rehana A handful of sweet basil 
Rehemat Gift 
Reja Good News 
Reshma Golden Silk, Expensive 
Reyah Comfort 
Reyhana Sweet smelling flower of paradise 
Rida Favoured by God. Lovely and nice and helps people 
Rifaat Altitude, Height, High 
Rifat Happy 
Rifayaz Brilliance 
Riffat High 
Rihab Expanse, Vastness 
Riham Lasting, fine rain 
Rihana Sweet basil 
Rija Desire, Hope 
Rijja Heavens beauty 
Rim(Reem) Gazelle 
Rima(Reema) White antelope 
Rimsha A 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 
Rohaan A river in paradise 
Roma   Truthful, honest, beautiful, flower, princess
Romana Pomegranate; The fruit of Paradise 
Romeesa Heavens beauty 
Rona Shining light 
Roshini Noor (Nur) light 
Roshni Light 
Roushana Light, Brightness 
Rua Dreams, visions 
Ruaa Invisible 
Rubaa Hills, height
Rubaba Rose 
Rubadah Ash coloured 
Rubi Red gem 
Rubina Blessed with love, waterfall 
Rubiya  Spring season
Rudainah(Rudaynah) Old Arabic Muslim name 
Rufaidah(Rufaydah) Support 
Ruhab The one who brings happiness 
Ruhee Soul, a flower, who touches the heart 
Ruhi Soul 
Ruhina Sweet fragrence 
Rukan Steady, confident 
Rukayat It is the name of one of the daughters of the Prophet, 
Rukhsaar Cheek, Face 
Rukhsana Beautiful 
Rukhsar Cheek 
Ruksana Beautiful, persian princess
Ruksha Beautiful 
Rumailah(Rumaylah) Old Arabic Muslim name 
Rumaisa Bunch of flowers 
Rumaithah(Rumaythah) Old Arabic Muslim 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) 
Ruquaiya Daughter of the Prophet (S.A.W.Peace be upon him) 
Rushd Sensible conduct 
Rushda Knowledge, true path, guidance 
Ruwaidah Gently walking 
Ruwaydah Walking gently 
Ruyah Dream, vision 


Saadia Lucky 
Saadiya Flower 
Saaedah The quiet one
Saaleha Flower 
Saaliha Pure pios and devoted 
Saara Princess 
Saarah Pure and happy 
Saba Sheba a town in Yemen 
Sabaa A nice wind 
Sabah Dawn, morning 
Sabburah Very patient, enduring 
Sabeegah Beautiful, graceful 
Sabeen Cool breeze of the morning
Sabeeyah  Baby girl 
Sabiha Beautiful 
Sabihah Graceful, Beautiful 
Sabina Flower 
Sabiqah Past 
Sabirah(Saabira) Patient, perseverant
Sabr  Self-control, patience 
Sabreen Patience, endurance 
Sabrin Patience 
Sabriyah Patient, preservant 
Sabuhi Morning Star 
Sadad Right thing to do, lucky hand 
Sadaf Shell, Oyster, Pearl 
Sadah Happiness 
Sadia Lucky
Sadiah Good luck 
Sadiqa Honest, truthful 
Sadiqah Truthful, sincere 
Sadiyah Blessed, Fortunate 
Sadoof Name of a poetess 
Saeedah Fortunate, Auspicious 
Safa Clarity, purity of mind, serenity 


Clarity, purity, serenity, name of a hill in Makkah 
Safeerah Messenger; Ambassador 
Saffanah Pearl 
Saffiya Best friend 
Safia Pure 
Safiyya A best friend 
Safiyyah(Safiya) Untroubled, serene, pure, best friend, also wife of the Prophet 
Safoorah Wife of Prophet Musa (A.S)Safun Breezing


Safwah An Arab feminine name 
Safwana A Shining Star, Rock 
Sagheerah Short 
Sahar Dawn 
Saharish Cool and fresh breeze of morning 
Sahibah Colleague 
Sahirah Wakeful 
Sahlah(Sahla) Easy, convenient, smooth, soft, fluent, flowing 
Sahrish Sunrise 
Saibah   A name of a narrator of Hadith
Saida Most Beautiful, unmatched, friendly 
Saidah Happy, fortunate 
Saihah Good, useful 
Saila Sunshine 
Saima Keeps fasts 
Saimah   Fasting
Saiqa Lightning 
Saira Glad, happy
Saira Glad, happy 
Sairah One who travels 
Saja To be calm and quiet 
Sajidah Prostrating to Allah(SWT) 
Sakeenah Calm, quiet and tranquil 
Sakina Name of narrator of Hadith 
Sakinah(Sakeena) Allah-inspired peace of mind, tranquility 
Saleemah Healthy, Sound 
Salifah Previous 
Salihah Good, useful, righteous, devout, correct, agreeable 
Salimah(Saleema) Sound, safe, peaceful, flawless, faultless, healthy 
Salma Peaceful, safe, healthy, a wife of the Prophet 
Salmaa Peaceful 
Salsabil(Salsabeel) A fountain in Paradise, spring in Jannah 
Salwa Solace, quail, comfort 
Samaa Sky 
Samah(Samaah) Generosity 
Samaira Enchanting 
Samar Evening conversation 
Samara Soft pleasant light, She was a narrator of hadith 
Samarah A name of narrator of Hadith, soft light 
Samawah Summit, height 
Sameea One who listens 
Sameeha The Generous blessing of Allah 
Sameen Precious 
Sameena A big forest in paradise 
Sameh Forgiver 
Samera Enchanting 
Sameya Pure 
Samia Exalted, noble, much praised 
Samiah Forgiveness or forgiver 
Samihah(Sameeha) Generous 
Samina Precious, Generous 
Samira Call 
Samirah(Sameera) Entertaining female companion 
Samiun The Hearing 
Samiya To hear 
Samiyah(Saamiya) Elevated, exalted, lofty 
Sammar   Fruit
Samra Pure, promise, fruit, soft, light tanned colour 
Samrah Name of a fruit, written in the Quran 24 times 
Samrina Flower or fruit 
Sana(Sanaa) Resplendence, brilliance; to gaze, look, eminence, sublimity, splendor 
Sanam Beloved 
Sanari Sweet and Beautiful 
Sanaubar Cone bearing tree
Sanika Strong minded, warm hearted
Saniya Moment in time 
Saniyah   Resplendence, brilliance
Saniyya Bright, Radiant 
Sanjeedah Serious 
Sara Princess 
Sarah Happy, Princess, Pure, name of the wife of the Prophet Ibrahim (A.S) 
Sarina Peace 
Sarish Morning 
Sarra Name of a female companionSarrinah Beautiful, companion of prophet(S.A.W)


Sarwari Chief 
Sarwat Wealth, Power, Influence 
Sarwath Wealth, riches
Sauda Wife of the Prophet 
Savaira Morning 
Sawdah A wife of the Prophet(S.A.W) 
Sawsan Lily of the valley 
Sayyidah Lady, woman, and/or chief 
Seem Name of a flower 
Seerat Inner beauty, fame 
Seham Arrows 
Seher Beautiful sunshine of the sun and day 
Sehr Sunrise 
Sehrish The sunrise 
Senada Graceful, heavenly 
Senait Good Luck 
Sfiyah Righteous 
Shabana Famous 
Shabeehah Picture, image, like 
Shabina The eye of the storm 
Shabnam Dew 
Shadan Young gazelle 
Shadha(Shadhaa) Aromatic, Aroma 
Shadhiyah Aromatic 
Shadmani Joy, happiness 
Shafana Integrity and Virtuous 
Shafaq Dawn. Redness in the sky at sunset 
Shafath Healing or curing people 
Shafeeqah A compassionate kind hearted friend 
Shafia Mercy 
Shafiah Intercessor 
Shafiqah Compassionate, sympathetic, tender 
Shahada Bearing witness 
Shahana Queen 
Shaharun Honest, trustworthy 
Shahd Honey, honeycomb 
Shahed Honey 
Shaheema Smart, clever 
Shaheena Falcon 
Shaheenah Falcon 
Shaheerah Well-known 
Shahida Witness
Shahidah Witness
Shahina Princess 
Shahirah Renowned, famous, well knownShahla Dark flower, Dark grey eyes


Shahmeen Princess 
Shahnaaz Pride of the king 
Shahnaz Bride 
Shahnoor Royal Glow 
Shahrazad Teller of “Tales of 1’001 Nights” 
Shahreen Sweet 
Shahzaadee Princess 
Shahzana Princess married to a king 
Shaila Small mountain
Shaima Good natured
Shairah Poetess 
Shaista  Polite, Extremely dedicated and very intelligent. She desires support andencouragement in all her goals.


Shaistah Polite, Courteous 
Shajarah Tree 
Shajee’ah Brave 
Shakeelah Beautiful, comely 
Shakila Pretty 
Shakirah Thankful 
Shakirah Thankful 
Shakurah Grateful, very thankful 
Shalimar  Strong and beautiful 
Shama Lamp 
Shamailah Good traits excellent disposition 
Shamama Fragrance 
Shamamah Fragrance 
Shameemah A fragrant breeze 
Shameena Beautiful 
Shamila One of friendly and likable nature 
Shamilah Comprehensive, complete 
Shamim Sweet, light fragrance 
Shamima Fragrant breeze 
Shamis The sun 
Shamoodah Diamond 
Shams Sun 
Shamsa Sunshine 
Shamsia Beautiful, Shining Star, One and only 
Shanaz Pride of King 
Shanika Good 
Shanum Allah’s blessing, dignity 
Shanza Woman of diginity 
Shanzay Princess 
Shanze Rose
Shaqeeqah Real sister 
Sharayah Poetress 
Shareekah Partner 
Shareen Sweet 


Noble, honoured, distinguished 
Shariqah Shining 
Sharleez Beautiful 
Sharmeela Shy 
Sharmeen Shy 
Sharmin Modesty 
Shasmeen Very beautiful, a heart of gold, trustworthy, an angel, perfectShatha A name of a narrator of a Hadith


Shawq Longing 
Shayla Little mountain 
Shayma Having a beauty spot, to look out 
Shaymaa To look out
Shazana Princess 
Shazfa Success 
Shazia Aromatic 
Shazmah A Rare moon 
Shazmin White stone 
Shazneen The most beautiful flower 
Sheema Daughter of bibi haleema sadia who milked 
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, beautiful and kind-hearted 
Sheyla Pine tree 
Sheza Good (religious) girl 
Shezan Beautiful 
Shifa Healing, curing 
Shihaam Intelligent 
Shihaam Intelligent 
Shillan A flower 
Shimah Nature, habit 
Shimaz Beloved 
Shireen Sweet 
Shiya Exceptional 
Shiyam Nature, character 
Shiza A gift or present 
Shu’a Rays of Sun light 
Shuba Beautiful 
Shudun Straight, powerful 
Shuhda Honey, honeycomb 
Shuhrah Fame, reputation
Shujana Brave,strong
Shukrah Thankfulness
Shukriyah  Of thanks 
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; wife of al-Abbas and shewas also the first to prepare perfume; again the daughter of Ali bin Ibrahim had

this and was known by this name and was


Shumaysah Name of narrator of hadith 
Shurafa Noble 
Shurooq Dawn, Sunrise 
Shuruq  Rising, shining 
Shyreen Referring to saafa and marwa 
Sibal Eyes with lashes that are long 
Sibaal Eyes with long lashes 
Siddiqa Trustworthy, honest 
Siddiqah Strictly veracious, honest, upright, very truthful 
Siddra Like a Star 
Sidra Tree 
Sidrah Name of a tree 
Sihaam Arrows 
Siham Arrows 
Simah Sign, characteristic, expression 
Simra Heaven, princess 
Simrah Jannat, heaven 
Sirah  Happy, Princess, Pure, name of the wife of the Prophet Ibrahim (A.S) (Same forthe name ‘Sarah’ at top)


Sireen  Wife of Prophets companion Hassan ibn Thabit; The daughter of Ibn Abdullah IbnMasood


Sirin  Wife of Prophets companion Hassan ibn Thabit; The daughter of Ibn Abdullah IbnMasood


Sitarah A Star 
Sitwat Someone with fame and respect 
Siyana Protection 
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(Souad) Good fortune 
Su’ad   Good fortune
Subaha Beautiful
Subayah  Daughter of al-Harith al-Aslamiyah, she was a narrator of Hadith; She was the 
Subbiha Clean, tidy 
Subhaan Praising Allah 
Subhah in the morning 
Subhiyah of the morning 
Subuhi  The cool cold breeze of the morning 
Suda Lucky, happy
Sudi Name of a narrator of Hadith 
Sufia A person who follows Sufism – Clean heart 
Sughra Small 
Suha Name of a star
Suhana Beautiful 
Suhaylah(Suhailah) Smooth, soft, fluent, flowing 
Suhaymah(Suhaimah) Small arrow
Suhayr(Suhair) Proper name 
Suheera Beautiful 
Sukaina A young daughter of Imam Hussain who was martyred 
Sukainah Likable, Charming 
Sukaynah Calm, Quietude, Charming, Likable 
Sulafah Choicest
Sultana Leader, ruler, royalty
Sultanah Sultaness
Sulthana Queen 
Sumaira Diminutive of Samra and/or brownish 
Sumaiya Pure 
Sumaiyah(Sumayyah) Name of a lady companion of the Prophet the first martyr in Islam
Sumanah A name of 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 
Sunbul Spikes of grain 
Sundas Dress of heaven 
Sundus A fine silk which is used for clothing in heaven, Silk brocade 
Sunya Sunshine, brightness 
Sura To travel by night 
Suraa See “Sura” 
Suraiya Polite 
Suraya Star 
Surraya Brightest star, sun 
Suwaydah Name of narrator of hadith
Suwera Dawn 
Swiyyah Little one 


Taabeer Way 
Taalia Rising Star 
Tabalah She was a narrator of Hadith 
Tabassum Smiling 
Tabinda Bright, shining 
Taghrid Singing (as a bird)
Tahani Congratulations
Tahera Pure and chaste 
Tahfeem Beautiful 
Tahira Holy, Pure 
Tahirah(Taahira) Pure, chaste
Tahiyah Greeting, cheer 
Tahiyat Greetings 
Tahlibah Loyal, honest 
Tahseenah Acclaim 
Taibah Repentant 
Taima(Tayma) Oasis in Northwest Arabia 
Takiyah Pious, righteous 
Tala Little palm tree, star 
Taalah Young palm tree 
Talah Young palm tree 
Talibah Seeker after knowledge 
Tamadur Brilliant 
Tamanna Wish 
Tamara Date tree 
Tameemah A name of a poetess 
Tanisha Happiness 
Tanweer Illuminating, radiant 
Tanzeela Revelation, Receiving hospitably 
Taqiyah Pious, Righteous, Heedful of God 
Taqwa(Taqwaa) Piety, devoutness, heedfulness of God 
Tara Star 
Tariqah This was the name of the freed slave of Labeet of theTarub Merry


Tasavur Imaginary picture 
Taseefa Smart, Clever 
Tasheen Ever Ambitious
Taskeen Peace
Tasleem A Little Star 
Tasliymah Peace 
Tasneam Water in heaven 
Tasneem Fountain of paradise 
Tasnim Fountain of paradise 
Tatheer Purifier, one who purifies 
Tawbah Repentence 
Taybah Pure 
Tayyibah Good, pleasant, agreeable 
Tazeen A decor, decoration piece 
Tazim Respect 
Tazkia Unique, Special 
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(Thanaa) Thankfulness, commendation, praise 
Thara Wealth 
Tharaa Wealth 
Tharwah Wealth 
Tharya Name of a pious woman 
Thashin Acclaim 
Thawab Reward 
Thoraya Star 
Thubaytah She was among the early Muhajirs to Madina 
Thufailah Elegant with good respect for her elders
Thuml Name of an early distinguished woman 
Thuraiya(Thurayya) Star, constellation Pleiades 
Thuwaibah(Thuwaybah) Deserving of God’s 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 Lively, one who is active 
Toufika Divine help or guidance, enabling, inner motivation 
Tuba(Tubaa) The name of a tree in heaven, blessedness, beautitude 
Tubassum Smile 
Tufaylah  This was the name of the freed slave of al-Waleed bin Abdullah; she transmittedHadith from Sayyidah Ayshah (R.A)


Tumadur An old Arabic Muslim name 
Tuqa Heedfulness of God 
Tuqaa Heedfulness of God 


Ubab(Ubaab) Waves, heavy rain 
Ubah Flower 
Udaysah A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Ugbaad Roses 
Uhud Commitment, pledge, delegation 
Ula Uppermost, highest 
Ulfah Love, friendship, intimacy, harmony 
Umaiza Bright, beautiful and soft-hearted 
Umamah Proper name, young mother, name of the Prophet’s granddaughter 
Umaymah Young mother 
Umaynah Name of a narrator of Hadith 
Umayrah She was the daughter of Alqamah 
Umm Kalthum Name of the Prophets daughterUmm Kulthum One with round face


Umm-e-kulsum The mother of kulsum 
Ummayyah A name of narrator of hadith 
Umnia A Gift 
Umniyah A wish, an aspiration 
Unaysah Friendly; Affable 
Unaza The one and only 
Unsa Woman 
Uroosa Happiness, bride 
Urshia One who belongs in the skies 
Urwa A strong support 
Usaimah An old Arabic Muslim name 
Usaymah Old Arabic Muslim name 
Ushna Beautiful girl 
Uswa Sunnah, practice 
Utaybah A name of narrator of Hadith 
Uwaisah Whortleberry, bilberry 
Uwaysah Bilberry, whortleberry 
Uzma Greatest 


Waajidah One who is able achieve her goals in life, loved, beloved 
Wabisa Something Bright 
Wad Promise 
Wadha(Wadhaa) Bright 
Wadiah Calm, peaceable 
Wafa Loyal, faithfulness 
Wafaa Loyal, The Faithful 
Wafeeqah Successful 
Wafiqah Successful 
Wafiyah Loyal, faithful
Wafiza Air that is fresh(fresh air) 
Wagma The morning breeze, dew 
Wahabah A name of a poetess 
Wahbiyah Giving 
Wahibah A Giver, donor
Wahida Unique 
Wahidah Exclusive, unique 
Wahuj First light of day, Dawn, A New Beginning 
Wajihah Eminent, distinguished, notable 
Wakeelah Agent
Wala Loyalty 
Walaa Loyalty 
Walidah Newborn 
Walihah This was the name of a poetess 
Waliyah Princess 
Walladah Frequently producing, prolific 
Wania Gift of Allah (SWT)
Waniya Pearl 
Warda Guardian, Protector 
Wardah Rose 
Wareesha Happiness 
Warizah Happiness, bubbly 
Warqa Pigeon 
Warqaa Pigeon 
Warsan True news, wonderful news 
Waseefah Female Servant; Mid-in-waiting 
Waseemah Comely 
Wasfiyah Depictive 
Washma Pretty, greatful, goodwish 
Wasifah One who describes 
Wasilah A friend who is inseparable (inseparable friend) 
Wasimah Graceful, pretty, beautiful 
Wasna A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Watiaa Beautiful 
Wazeera  Female Minister; A name of narrator of Hadith; The daughter of Yahya bin Muhammadal-Hayuwi al-Tughli was named by this name.


Wiam Harmony, agreement 
Wid Loving, affectionate 
Widad Love, friendship 
Widaad Friendship, love 
Wifaq Harmony, consent 
Wijdan Sentiment 
Wisal(Wisaal) Communion in love, being together, reunion 
Wisam Medal, badge of honour 
Wiyyam Truthful, loving 
Wordah Rose 
Wurud Roses 


Yafiah High 
Yakootah Emerald 
Yalina Soft, gentle 
Yalqoot An early woman who had given much in charity 
Yamamah A Valley in Arabia 
Yamha Dove 
Yamina Right, Proper
Yaminah Right and proper, blessed 
Yara Little Butterfly 
Yarah Warm 
Yashal Freshness, greenery 
Yasirah Lenient 
Yasmeen   Jasmine 
Yasmeenah Sweet-smelling flower. Among her work is a commentary on Surah al-Baqarah, she ismentioned by Salahuddin al-Safdi in his book as one of the distinguished people of Egypt


Yasmin Jasmine flower 
Yasmina A beautiful flower that shines 
Yasna Rose 
Yassaman The flower Jasmin 
Yelda Dark night 
Yumn Good fortune, success 
Yumnah Right side 
Yusayrah  Easy.One of the first two swear allegiance (bayah) to the Prophet (S.A.W) among the Ansar(but it is also said that she was among the Muhajirs (Emigrants).


Yusra(Yusraa) Most prosperous, prosperous 
Yusriyah Most prosperous 
Yusur Prosperous 


Zaahirah Guest 
Zaara A Beautiful Flower 
Zaeemah Leader 
Zafeerah  Firm 
Zafirah(Zaafirah) Victorious, successful 
Zafreen Knowledgable, Victorious 
Zahabiya Gold 
Zahara Flower, star, beauty 
Zaheen Intelligent 
Zaheerah Helper, Assistant 
Zahidah Abstinent, abstentious, ascetic 
Zahira A Blossoming flower 
ZahirahSS Obvious, shining, luminous 
Zahra Beautiful 
Zahra(Zahraa) White 
Zahraa Lady of Jannah 
Zahrah Flower, beauty, star, the planet Venus 
Zahwah Beauty, pretty 
Zaib Beauty 
Zaid Increase, Growth 
S  She was a very devoted worshipper about whose worship the Prophet (S.A.W) alsolearnt.She was also the freed slave of Sayyidina Umar bin al-Khattab.


Zain(Zayn) Beauty 
Zaina Beautiful 
Zainab Daughter of the prophet (pbuh)
Zairah A Visitor 
Zaiton Olive 
Zakia Intelligent, Beautiful
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 Ummal-Hajib Abdul Malik.


Zameelah Companion 
Zameena Intelligent, Intellectual 
Zamrud A name of a narrator of Hadith 
Zanubiya The name of a great Syrian Queen 
Zanyah Beautiful flower 
Zara Bright as the dawn 
Zareen Full of expression and smile 
Zareena Gold 
Zareenah A companion of Prophet(S.A.W and Peace be upon him.) 
Zarifah Beauty, smart
Zarina Beautiful
Zariya Light and Beauty 
Zariyah Queen 
Zarmina Lovely and precious gold 
Zarqa Blue 
Zarrah Name of narrator of hadith 
Zartaj Queen 
Zawiya Slim Beauty 
Zayaan Something beautiful 
Zayb Adornment 
Zayba Adornment; Beauty 
Zaynab Proper Name, Name of Prophet’s Daughter 
Zaynah(Zaina) Beautiful 
Zaytoon Olive 
Zaytoonah A single Olive
Zeba BeautyOrnament, Something beautiful


Zeena Gorgeous 
Zeenat Beautiful 
Zehna Flower 
Zenia Flower 
Zerina Princess, Smart, Inteligent 
Zeynep Name of a prophet’s daughter
Zhalay Dew 
Zia Light,splendid
Zilal Shade, shadow 
Zinah(Zinat) Beauty, adornment, ornamentation 
Zineta Beautiful ornament 
Zinneerah Name of a sahabiah 
Ziram Glow 
Ziya Light 
Ziyada Growth 
Ziyan Elegance, Beauty, ornament. From Zeenat 
Zoeya Life 
Zoha Light 
Zoharin Morning, 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 
Zoya Alive, life and joyous 
Zubaidah Excellent, name of the wife of Caliph Harun Al-Rashid 
Zubaria Blooming flower 
Zubash Silver 
Zubaydah This was the name of the daughter of Jafar Mansoor 
Zubdah Butter 
Zubi Loving and understanding 
Zuha Adornment 
Zuhaa Same as ‘Zuha’ 
Zuhaira Courage 
Zuharah The Planet Venus 
Zuhayra Courage 
Zuhera Name of a planet 
Zuhra A star’s name, brilliance 
Zuhrah Brilliance, Brightness 
Zuhur Flowers, to flower, to blossom, to glow
Zulaykha Name of a narrator of Hadith 
Zulekha Brilliant beauty 
Zulfa  First part of the night 
Zulfah Nearness, closeness 
Zumurrud Emerald 
Zumzum Sweet water of paradise 


Flower found in paradise
Zynah Beautiful
Zyva Brightness, radiant, splendor 

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