Medieval Arabic (Moorish) Submitted Names

These names were used by medieval Moors in Iberia or North Africa.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ABANm & fMedieval Arabic (Moorish), Arabic
Means "clear, lucid, eloquent" in Arabic.
AFFANmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "chaste, modest, pure" in Arabic.
AMATf & mMedieval Arabic (Moorish), Arabic
Means "period (of time)" in Arabic.
ASBATmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "steady, reliable" in Arabic.
ATIQmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "ancient" in Arabic.
BADHLfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "gift" in Arabic.
BAHJAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "beauty" in Arabic.
BANAFSAJfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "violet" in Arabic.
DHANAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Meaning "smallness".
DHAYLfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Meaning "complement".
DURRfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "pearl" in Arabic. This was the Arabic name of Onneca Fortúnez, a 9th-century Basque princess who married into the Muslim Umayyad dynasty.
FARRAJmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "happy, joyous, jubilant" in Arabic.
FATYANfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Meaning "seduction".
GALIBmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "winner, victor" in Arabic.
GAYAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "end, goal" in Arabic.
HADIJAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Most likely a Moorish variant of Khadija.
HALHALfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Meaning "agitation".
HAMDUNmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "praise, praiseworthy" in Arabic.
HUMANfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Meaning "melted snow".
IHTIZAZfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "path of a fallen star" in Arabic.
ISHRAQf & mMedieval Arabic (Moorish), Arabic
Means "sunshine, illumination" in Arabic.
ITRfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "perfume" in Arabic.
JALIDmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Spanish transcription of Khalid.
JALIDAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Spanish transcription of Khalida.
JAWHARAfJudeo-Arabic, Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "jewel, gem" in Arabic (see Jawahir).
LUBBmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Moorish adoption of Lope.
MAYMUNmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "blessed, thriving, prosperous".
MUNDIRmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "warner, cautioner".
MUTAYYAMfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Meaning "captive of love".
MUZNAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "rain, cloud" in Arabic.
NAJIHmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "successful, prosperous, fortunate".
NARJISfArabic, Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "narcissus" in Arabic.
QAYSmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
From Arabic قَيْس (qays), the verbal noun of قَاسَ (qāsa) "to measure, to compare".... [more]
RAHAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish), Arabic
Means "comfort, rest" in Arabic.
RAZINm & fMedieval Arabic (Moorish), Arabic
Means "calm, dignified, composed".
SAFWANmArabic, Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "rock" in Arabic.
SALWAfArabic, Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "consolation" in Arabic.
SAMAfArabic (Rare), Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "she became exalted, honored". Compare Sami (2).
SATARAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "one who covers" in Arabic.
SIRAJm & fMedieval Arabic (Moorish), Arabic
Means "lamp, light" in Arabic. Used in the Quran to describe Prophet Muhammad, as well as the sun.
SITTfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
From Arabic ست (sitt) "woman, lady" or "grandmother, madam". One notable bearer was Sit al-Berain, mother of Anwar Sadat, 3rd President of Egypt. The name is also used as an honorific.
SUBHfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "dawn, aurora" in Arabic.
SUKAYNAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish), Arabic
Means "cute, adorable, sprightly".
SUNAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish), Persian
Means "gold" in Persian.
UBAIDmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "servant". The name of several companions of the prophet Muhammad.
YAMINAfArabic (Maghrebi), Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Derived from Arabic يمين (yamīn) meaning "right, right hand" or "oath".
ZIYADAT ALLAHmMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "Allah increases" from the Arabic زيادة (ziyadat) and combined with الله (Allah)
ZUBIYAfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "gazelle" in Arabic.
ZUMURRUDfMedieval Arabic (Moorish)
Derived from Arabic zumurrud, ultimately from Persian zumrud, "emerald".