AISHAfArabic, Urdu, American
Means "alive" in Arabic. This was the name of Muhammad
's third wife, the daughter of Abu Bakr
. Some time after Muhammad's death she went to war against Ali
, the fourth caliph, but was defeated. This name is used more by Sunni Muslims and less by Shias.... [more]
GULm & fUrdu, Pashto
Means "flower, rose" in Urdu and Pashto, ultimately from Persian.
Means "having a body like a rose" in Persian. This was the name of a daughter of the Mughal emperor Babur.
Means "rose faced" in Persian. This was the name of a wife of the Mughal emperor Babur.
KHURSHIDm & fPersian, Urdu, Persian Mythology
Modern Persian form of Avestan Hvare Khshaeta
meaning "shining sun". In Zoroastrianism this was the name of a Yazata (or angel) who was associated with the sun.
Means "sad, grieved" in Pashto. This was the name of a Pashtun woman who encouraged the Afghan forces during the 1880 Battle of Maiwand against the British.
MARYAMfArabic, Persian, Urdu
Arabic, Persian and Urdu form of Miryam
). In Iran it is also the name of a flower, the tuberose, which is named after the Virgin Mary.
POOJAfIndian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Nepali
Variant transcription of PUJA
PUJAfIndian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Nepali
Means "honour, worship" in Sanskrit. This is the name of a Hindu ritual of reverence.
Possibly from Arabic meaning "follower of another religion", a name given to Muhammad
and other Muslims by non-Muslim Arabs.
Possibly means "traveller" in Arabic.
Means "star" in Urdu, ultimately from Persian.
SULTANm & fArabic, Turkish, Urdu, Bengali, Avar
Means "ruler, king, sultan" in Arabic. In the Arab world this name is typically masculine, but Turkey it is given to both boys and girls.