Arabic Names

Arabic names are used in the Arab world, as well as some other regions within the larger Muslim world. They are not necessarily of Arabic origin, though most in fact are. Compare also Persian names and Turkish names. See also about Arabic names.
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HESHAMهشامmArabic
Variant transcription of HISHAM.
HIBAهبةfArabic
Means "gift" in Arabic.
HIDAYATهدايةmArabic, Indonesian
Means "guidance" in Arabic.
HIKMATحكمةm & fArabic
Derived from Arabic حكمة (hikmah) meaning "wisdom".
HINDهندfArabic
Possibly means "group of camels" in Arabic. Hind bint Abi Umayyah, also known as Umm Salama, was one of the wives of the Prophet Muhammad. This is also the Arabic name for the country of India.
HISEINحسينmArabic
Variant transcription of HUSAYN.
HISHAMهشامmArabic
Means "generous" in Arabic, ultimately from hashama "to crush". The meaning derives from the traditional Arab act of crushing bread into crumbs in order to share it. This was the name of an 8th-century caliph of the Umayyad dynasty in Spain.
HOODAهدىfArabic
Variant transcription of HUDA.
HOSNIحسنيm & fArabic
Variant transcription of HUSNI.
HOSSAMحسامmArabic
Variant transcription of HUSAM.
HOUDAهدىfArabic
Variant transcription of HUDA.
HOUSSAMحسامmArabic
Variant transcription of HUSAM.
HUDAهدىfArabic
Means "right guidance" in Arabic.
HUMAIRAحميراءfArabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of HUMAYRA.
HUMAYRAحميراءfArabic
Means "red" in Arabic. This was a name given by the Prophet Muhammad to his wife Aisha.
HUSAINحسينmArabic
Variant transcription of HUSAYN.
HUSAMحسامmArabic
Means "sword" in Arabic, a derivative of the verb حسم (hasama) meaning "to sever, to finish, to decide".
HUSAYNحسينmArabic
Diminutive of HASAN. Husayn ibn Ali (also commonly transliterated Hussein) was the son of Ali and the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad. His older brother was named Hasan. The massacre of Husayn and his family was a major event in the split between Shia and Sunni Muslims, which continues to this day. In more recent times this was the name of a king of Jordan (1935-1999).
HUSNAحسنىfArabic
Means "more beautiful" in Arabic.
HUSNIحسنيm & fArabic
Derived from Arabic حسن (husn) meaning "beauty, excellence, goodness".
HUSNIYAحسنيةfArabic
Strictly feminine form of HUSNI.
HUSSAINحسينmArabic
Variant transcription of HUSAYN.
HUSSEINحسينmArabic
Variant transcription of HUSAYN.
HYDERحيدرmArabic
Variant transcription of HAIDAR.
IBRAHEEMإبراهيمmArabic
Variant transcription of IBRAHIM.
IBRAHIMإبراهيمmArabic, Malay, Indonesian, Bosnian
Arabic, Malay and Indonesian form of ABRAHAM.
IBTIHAJإبتهاجfArabic
Means "joy" in Arabic.
IBTISAMإبتسامfArabic
Means "smile" in Arabic.
IDRIS (1)إدريسmArabic
Possibly means "interpreter" in Arabic. In the Qur'an this is the name of an ancient prophet. He is traditionally equated with the Hebrew prophet Enoch.
IHABإيهابm & fArabic
Means "gift" in Arabic.
IHSANإحسانm & fArabic
Means "charity" in Arabic.
IKRAAMإكرامf & mArabic
Variant transcription of IKRAM.
IKRAMإكرامf & mArabic
Means "honour" in Arabic.
ILHAMإلهامm & fArabic, Indonesian, Uyghur
Means "inspiration" in Arabic.
ILYASإلياسmArabic
Arabic form of ELIJAH.
IMADعمادmArabic
Means "support" or "pillar" in Arabic.
IMAMإمامmArabic
Means "leader" in Arabic.
IMANإيمانm & fArabic, Persian, Indonesian
Means "faith", derived from Arabic امن (amuna) meaning "to be faithful".
IMENإيمانmArabic
Variant transcription of IMAN.
IMRAMعمرامmArabic
Variant of IMRAN.
IMRANعمرانmArabic, Urdu, Punjabi, Malay, Bengali
Arabic form of AMRAM. This is the name Muslims traditionally assign to the father of the Virgin Mary (analogous to the Christian Joachim).
IMTIAZإمتيازmArabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of IMTIYAZ.
IMTIYAZإمتيازmArabic, Urdu
Means "distinction" in Arabic.
IN'AMإنعامfArabic
Means "giving, bestowal" in Arabic.
INASإيناسfArabic
Means "friendliness" in Arabic.
IQBALإقبالmArabic
Means "fortunate" in Arabic. Allama Muhammad Iqbal (1877-1938) was a poet, philosopher, and scholar from Pakistan.
IRFANعرفانmArabic
Means "knowledge, awareness, learning" in Arabic.
ISA (1)عيسىmArabic
Arabic form of JESUS.
'ISAMعصامmArabic
Means "security, pledge" in Arabic.
ISKANDARإسكندرmArabic, Indonesian, Malay
Arabic, Indonesian and Malay form of ALEXANDER.
ISLAMإسلامmArabic, Kazakh, Chechen, Ingush
From the name of the religion, derived from Arabic إسلام (Islam) which means "submission (to God)".
ISMA'ILإسماعيلmArabic
Arabic form of ISHMAEL.
ISMAILإسماعيلmArabic, Uyghur
Uyghur form of ISHMAEL. It is also a variant transcription of Arabic ISMA'IL.
'ISMATعصمةm & fArabic
Derived from Arabic عصم ('Isma) meaning "safeguarding".
ISRAإسراءfArabic
Means "nocturnal journey", derived from Arabic سرى (sara) "to travel at night".
ISRAAإسراءfArabic
Variant transcription of ISRA.
ISSAعيسىmArabic
Variant transcription of ISA (1).
I'TIDALاعتدالfArabic
Means "temperance, moderation" in Arabic.
I'TIMADاعتمادf & mArabic
Means "reliance" in Arabic.
IZDIHARإزدهارfArabic
Means "blossoming, prospering" in Arabic.
IZZ AL-DINعزّ الدينmArabic
Means "glory of religion", derived from Arabic عزّ ('izz) meaning "glory, power" and دين (din) meaning "religion". In the 13th century Izz al-Din Aybak became the first Mamluk ruler of Egypt. The Mamluks were a warrior caste who were originally slaves.
IZZ UD-DINعزّ الدينmArabic
Variant transcription of IZZ AL-DIN.
JABBARجبّارmArabic
Means "powerful" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الجبّار (al-Jabbar) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
JABIRجابرmArabic
Means "comforter" in Arabic.
JABRجبرmArabic
Means "consolation, assistance" in Arabic.
JABRILجبريلmArabic
Variant transcription of JIBRIL.
JAFARجعفرmArabic, Iranian
Means "stream" in Arabic. Jafar ibn Abi Talib was a cousin of the Prophet Muhammad who was killed fighting against Byzantium in the 7th century. Another notable bearer was Jafar al-Sadiq, the sixth Shia imam.
JAFFARجعفرmArabic
Variant transcription of JAFAR.
JAFFERجعفرmArabic
Variant transcription of JAFAR.
JALALجلالmArabic, Persian
Means "greatness" in Arabic.
JALILجليلmArabic, Persian
Means "important, exalted" in Arabic.
JALILAجليلةfArabic
Feminine form of JALIL.
JAMAALجمالmArabic
Variant transcription of JAMAL.
JAMALجمالmArabic
Means "beauty" in Arabic. Jamal al-Din al-Afghani was a political activist who promoted pan-Islamism in the 19th century.
JAMEELجميلmArabic
Variant transcription of JAMIL.
JAMEELAجميلةfArabic
Variant transcription of JAMILA.
JAMILجميلmArabic
Means "beautiful" in Arabic.
JAMILAجميلةfArabic
Feminine form of JAMIL.
JAMILLAHجميلةfArabic
Feminine form of JAMIL.
JANANجنانfArabic
Means "heart" or "soul" in Arabic.
JATHBIYYAجاذبيّةfArabic
Variant transcription of JATHIBIYYA.
JATHIBIYYAجاذبيّةfArabic
Means "charm, attractiveness" in Arabic.
JAWAHIRجواهرfArabic
Means "jewels" in Arabic, ultimately from Persian گوهر (gohar) meaning "jewel, essence".
JAWDATجودتm & fArabic
Means "goodness, excellence", derived from Arabic جاد (jada) meaning "to be excellent".
JIBRILجبريلmArabic
Arabic form of GABRIEL.
JINANجنانm & fArabic
Means "garden" or "paradise" in Arabic.
JUDAجودةmArabic
Means "goodness, excellence", derived from Arabic جاد (jada) "to be excellent".
JUMANAجمانةfArabic
Means "pearl" in Arabic.
JUMANAHجمانةfArabic
Variant transcription of JUMANA.
JUNAIDجنيدmArabic
Variant transcription of JUNAYD.
JUNAYDجنيدmArabic
Means "small army", derived from Arabic جند (jund) "army, soldiers".
KADER (1)قادر, قديرmArabic
Variant transcription of قادر (QADIR).
KAMAL (1)كمالmArabic
Means "perfection" in Arabic.
KAMIL (1)كاملmArabic
Means "perfect" in Arabic.
KARAMكرمm & fArabic
Means "generosity" in Arabic.
KAREEMكريمmArabic
Variant transcription of KARIM. A famous bearer of this name is basketball player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1947-).
KARIMكريمmArabic, Persian
Means "generous, noble" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الكريم (al-Karim) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
KARIMAكريمةfArabic
Feminine form of KARIM.
KHADIGAخديجةfArabic (Egyptian)
Variant transcription of KHADIJA. This corresponds more closely with the Egyptian Arabic pronunciation of the name.
KHADIJAخديجةfArabic
Means "premature child" in Arabic. This was the name of the Prophet Muhammad's first wife and the mother of all of his children. She was a wealthy merchant and a widow when they married in the year 595. Muhammad received his first revelation 15 years after their marriage, and she was the first person to convert to Islam.
KHADIJAHخديجةfArabic, Malay
Variant transcription of KHADIJA, as well as the usual Malay form.
KHALEDخالدmArabic
Variant transcription of KHALID.
KHALEELخليلmArabic
Variant transcription of KHALIL.
KHALIDخالدmArabic
Means "eternal", derived from Arabic خلد (khalada) meaning "to last forever". This name was borne by a 7th-century Islamic military leader, Khalid ibn al-Walid.
KHALIDAخالدةfArabic
Feminine form of KHALID.
KHALIFAخليفةmArabic
Means "successor, caliph" in Arabic. The title caliph was given to the successors of the Prophet Muhammad, originally elected by the Islamic populace.
KHALILخليلmArabic
Means "friend" in Arabic.
KHALILAHخليلةfArabic
Feminine form of KHALIL.
KHALIQخليقmArabic
Means "creator" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الخليق (al-Khaliq) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
KHAYRATخيراتm & fArabic
Means "good deeds" in Arabic, plural of خيرة (khayrah).
KHAYRIخيريّmArabic
Means "charitable" in Arabic.
KHAYRIYYAخيريّةfArabic
Feminine form of KHAYRI.
KHAYYAMخيّامmArabic
Means "tent maker" in Arabic. This was the surname of the 12th-century Persian poet Omar Khayyam.
LAILA (1)ليلىfArabic, English
Variant of LAYLA.
LAMIA (1)لامعةfArabic
Means "shining, radiant" in Arabic.
LAMISلميسfArabic
Means "soft" in Arabic.
LAMYAلمياءfArabic
Means "having beautiful dark lips" in Arabic.
LATEEFAHلطيفةfArabic
Variant transcription of LATIFA.
LATIFلطيفmArabic
Means "gentle, kind" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition اللطيف (al-Latif) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
LATIFAلطيفةfArabic
Feminine form of LATIF.
LATIFAHلطيفةfArabic
Feminine form of LATIF.
LAWAHIZلَواحظfArabic (Rare)
Means "glances" in Arabic.
LAYLAليلىfArabic, English
Means "night" in Arabic. This was the name of the object of romantic poems written by the 7th-century poet known as Qays. The story of Qays and Layla became a popular romance in medieval Arabia and Persia. The name became used in the English-speaking world after the 1970 release of the song 'Layla' by Derek and the Dominos, the title of which was inspired by the medieval story.
LEILAليلىfArabic, Persian, English, Georgian
Variant of LAYLA. This spelling was used by Lord Byron for characters in 'The Giaour' (1813) and 'Don Juan' (1819), and it is through him that the name was introduced to the English-speaking world.
LINA (1)ليناfArabic
Means either "palm tree" or "tender" in Arabic.
LUBNAلبنىfArabic
Means "storax tree" in Arabic. According to a 7th-century legend Lubna and Qays were a couple forced to divorce by Qays's father.
LUJAYNلجينfArabic
Means "silver" in Arabic.
LULU (2)لؤلؤfArabic
Means "pearl" in Arabic.
LUTFIلطفيّmArabic, Indonesian
Means "kind, gentle" in Arabic.
MAALIKمالكmArabic
Means "owner, possessor, master" in Arabic.
MAHAمهاةfArabic
Means "oryx" in Arabic. The oryx is a variety of antelope that is said to represent beauty.
MAHDIمهديmArabic, Persian
Means "guided one" in Arabic.
MAHFUZمحفوظmArabic
Means "safeguarded" in Arabic.
MAHIRماهرmArabic
Means "skilled" in Arabic.
MAHMOODمحمودmArabic
Variant transcription of MAHMUD.
MAHMOUDمحمودmArabic, Persian
Variant transcription of MAHMUD.
MAHMUDمحمودmArabic, Persian, Pashto, Bengali, Indonesian, Malay
Means "praiseworthy" in Arabic, from the same root as Muhammad. This was the name of the first Muslim ruler of India (11th century). It was also borne by two Ottoman sultans.
MAHOMETmArabic (Anglicized)
Archaic transcription of MUHAMMAD, based on the usual Latin spelling Mahometus.
MAJIDمجيدmArabic
Means "glorious" in Arabic.
MAKRAMمكرمmArabic
Means "generous" or "noble" in Arabic.
MALAIKAملائكةfArabic
Means "angels" from the plural of Arabic ملك (malak).
MALAKملكf & mArabic
Means "angel" in Arabic.
MALIK (1)ملكmArabic
Means "king" in Arabic. It can also be a variant transcription of MAALIK. In Islamic tradition الملك (al-Malik) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
MALIKAملكةfArabic
Means "queen" in Arabic, the feminine form of MALIK (1).
MAMOUNمأمونmArabic
Variant transcription of MAMUN.
MAMUNمأمونmArabic, Bengali
Means "trustworthy" in Arabic.
MANSOORمنصورmArabic
Variant transcription of MANSUR.
MANSURمنصورmArabic, Turkish, Indonesian
Means "victorious" in Arabic. Abu Jafar al-Mansur was an 8th-century Abbasid caliph and the founder of the city of Baghdad.
MAQSOODمقصودmArabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of MAQSUD.
MAQSUDمقصودmArabic, Urdu
Means "intention, aim" in Arabic.
MARAMمرامf & mArabic
Means "wish, desire" in Arabic.
MARIAMمريمfBiblical Greek, Georgian, Armenian, Arabic
Form of MARIA used in the Greek Old Testament, as well as the Georgian and Armenian form. It is also a variant transcription of Arabic MARYAM.
MARUFمعروفmArabic, Bengali
Means "favour, kindness" in Arabic.
MARWAمروةfArabic
From the Arabic name of a fragrant plant. Al-Marwa is one of the names of a sacred hill near Mecca.
MARYAMمريمfArabic, Persian
Arabic and Persian form of Miryam (see MARY). In Iran it is also the name of a flower, the tuberose, which is named after the Virgin Mary.
MASOODمسعودmArabic, Persian
Variant transcription of MAS'UD.
MASOUDمسعودmArabic, Persian
Variant transcription of MAS'UD.
MAS'UDمسعودmArabic, Persian
Means "lucky" in Arabic.
MASUMAمعصومةfArabic
Means "innocent" in Arabic. After her death, this name was applied to Fatima, a daughter of the 9th-century Shia imam Musa al-Kadhim.
MAZINمازنmArabic
Means "rain clouds" in Arabic.
MEDHATمدحتmArabic
Variant transcription of MIDHAT.
MIDHAمدحةfArabic
Means "praise, eulogy" in Arabic.
MIDHATمدحتmArabic
Means "praise, eulogy" in Arabic.
MIHAMMADمحمّدmArabic
Variant transcription of MUHAMMAD.
MIKHA'ILميخائيلmArabic
Arabic form of MICHAEL.
MIRAJمعراجmArabic
Means "place of ascent" in Arabic.
MIRZAميرزاmPersian, Arabic, Bosnian
Means "prince" from Persian میرزا (mirza), earlier امیرزاده (amirzadeh), which is ultimately from Arabic أمير (amir) meaning "commander" combined with Persian زاده (zadeh) meaning "offspring".
MIS'IDمسعدmArabic
Variant of MUS'AD.
MOHAMEDمحمّدmArabic (Egyptian), Arabic (Maghrebi)
Variant transcription of MUHAMMAD (chiefly Egyptian and Algerian).
MOHAMMADمحمّدmPersian, Tatar, Arabic, Urdu, Punjabi, Pashto, Bengali
Persian and Tatar form of MUHAMMAD. It is also a variant transcription of the Arabic, Urdu, Punjabi, Pashto and Bengali name.
MOHAMMEDمحمّدmArabic, Bengali
Variant transcription of MUHAMMAD.
MONA (3)منىfArabic
Variant transcription of MUNA.
MOSTAFAمصطفىmArabic
Variant transcription of MUSTAFA.
MOUNAمنىfArabic
Variant transcription of MUNA.
MUBINمبينmArabic
Means "clear, distinct" in Arabic.
MUBINAمبينةfArabic
Feminine form of MUBIN.
MUFADDALمفضّلmArabic
Means "preferred" in Arabic.
MUHAMMADمحمّدmArabic, Urdu, Punjabi, Pashto, Bengali, Tajik, Indonesian, Malay, Avar
Means "praiseworthy", derived from Arabic حمد (hamid) meaning "to praise". This was the name of the prophet who founded the Islamic religion in the 7th century. According to Muslim belief, at age 40 Muhammad was visited by the angel Gabriel, who provided him with the first verses of the Qur'an. Approximately 20 years later he conquered Mecca, the city of his birth, and his followers controlled most of the Arabian Peninsula at the time of his death in 632.... [more]
MUHAMMEDمحمّدmTurkish, Arabic
Turkish form of MUHAMMAD, as well as a variant transcription of the Arabic name.
MUHSINمحسنmArabic
Means "beneficent" in Arabic.
MUHSINAمحسنةfArabic
Feminine form of MUHSIN.
MUKHTARمختارmArabic
Means "chosen" in Arabic.
MUMINمؤمنmArabic
Means "believer" in Arabic.
MUMINAمؤمنةfArabic
Feminine form of MUMIN.
MUMTAZممتازmArabic
Means "distinguished" in Arabic.
MUNAمنىfArabic
Means "wishes, desires", from the plural of Arabic منية (munyah).
MUNIRمنيرmArabic
Means "bright, shining" in Arabic.
MUNIRAمنيرةfArabic
Feminine form of MUNIR.
MUNYAمنيةfArabic
Means "wish, desire" in Arabic.
MURADمرادmArabic, Urdu, Azerbaijani, Avar
Means "wish, desire" in Arabic. This name was borne by several Ottoman sultans.
MURTADAمرتضىmArabic
Means "chosen" in Arabic.
MURTAZAمرتضىmArabic
Variant transcription of MURTADA.
MUSAموسىmArabic, Turkish, Persian
Arabic, Turkish and Persian form of MOSES.
MUS'ADمسعدmArabic
Means "lucky" in Arabic.
MUSTAFAمصطفىmArabic, Turkish
Means "the chosen one" in Arabic, an epithet of Muhammad. This was the name of four Ottoman sultans. Another famous bearer was Mustafa Kemal (1881-1938), also known as Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey.
MUSTAPHAمصطفىmArabic
Variant transcription of MUSTAFA.
MU'TAMIDمعتمدmArabic
Means "relying on, leaning on" in Arabic. Al-Mu'tamid was a 9th-century Abbasid caliph. This was also the name of an 11th-century Abbadid ruler of Seville, who was a patron of the arts and a poet.
MU'TASIMمعتصمmArabic
Means "taking refuge in" in Arabic.
NAAJIناجيmArabic
Means "saved" in Arabic.
NABILنبيلmArabic
Means "noble" in Arabic.
NABILAنبيلةfArabic
Feminine form of NABIL.
NADA (1)ندىfArabic
Means either "generosity" or "dew" in Arabic.
NADEEMنديمmArabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of NADIM.
NADERنادرmArabic
Variant transcription of NADIR.
NADIA (2)نديّةfArabic
Variant transcription of NADIYYA.
NADIMنديمmArabic, Urdu
Means "drinking companion", derived from Arabic ندم (nadima) meaning "to drink together".
NADIRنادرmArabic
Means "rare" in Arabic.
NADIRAنادرةfArabic
Feminine form of NADIR.
NADIYYAنديّةfArabic
Means "moist, tender, delicate" in Arabic.
NADRAنضرةfArabic
Means "radiance" in Arabic.
NADYA (2)نديّةfArabic
Variant transcription of NADIYYA.
NAGIنجيّmArabic
Variant transcription of NAJI.
NAGIBنجيبmArabic
Variant transcription of NAJIB.
NAILنائلmArabic, Tatar
Means "attainer" in Arabic.
NAILAنائلةfArabic
Feminine form of NAIL. This was the name of the wife of Uthman, the third caliph of the Muslims. She tried in vain to prevent a mob from murdering her husband, and had several fingers cut off in the process.
NA'IMنعيمmArabic
Means "tranquil, happy, at ease" in Arabic.
NA'IMAنعيمةfArabic
Feminine form of NA'IM.
NAJIنجيّmArabic
Means "intimate friend" in Arabic. It can also be a variant transcription of NAAJI.
NAJIBنجيبmArabic
Means "noble" or "intelligent" in Arabic.
NAJMنجمmArabic
Means "star" in Arabic.
NAJMAنجمةfArabic
Feminine form of NAJM.
NAJWAنجوىfArabic
Means "secret, whisper" in Arabic.
NAQIنقيmArabic
Means "pure, clean" in Arabic.
NASEEMنسيمm & fArabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of NASIM.
NASEERنصيرmArabic
Variant transcription of NASIR.
NASHWAنشوىfArabic
Means "ecstasy, elation" in Arabic.
NASIBنسيبmArabic
Means "noble" in Arabic.
NASIMنسيمm & fArabic, Urdu
Means "breeze" in Arabic.
NASIRناصر, نصيرmArabic
Means "helper" in Arabic. This transcription represents two different Arabic names.
NASIRAناصرة, نصيرةfArabic
Feminine form of NASIR.
NASSERناصرmArabic
Variant transcription of NASIR.
NASSIMنسيمm & fArabic
Variant transcription of NASIM.
NAVEEDنويدmPersian, Arabic
Variant transcription of NAVID.
NAVIDنويدmPersian, Arabic
Means "good news" in Persian.
NAWALنوالfArabic
Means "gift" in Arabic.
NAWRAنورةfArabic
Means "flower, blossom" in Arabic.
NAZIHنزيهmArabic
Means "honest, virtuous" in Arabic.
NAZIHAنزيهةfArabic
Feminine form of NAZIH.
NAZLIنظليfArabic
Means "delicate, beautiful" in Arabic.
NIDAنداعfArabic, Urdu
Means "call, proclaim" in Arabic.
NIMA (1)نعمةf & mArabic
Means "blessing" in Arabic.
NIMATنعماتf & mArabic
Means "blessings" in Arabic, a plural form of NIMA (1).
NISHATنشاطm & fArabic, Bengali
Means "energetic, lively" in Arabic.
NIZARنزارmArabic
Perhaps from Arabic نزير (nazir) meaning "little".
NOOR (1)نورf & mArabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of NUR.
NOURنورf & mArabic
Variant transcription of NUR.
NOUREDDINEنور الدينmArabic (Maghrebi)
Variant transcription of NUR AD-DIN (chiefly Maghrebi).
NUHنوحmArabic, Turkish
Arabic and Turkish form of NOAH (1).
NUHAنهىfArabic
Means "mind, wisdom" in Arabic.
NURنورf & mArabic, Turkish, Urdu, Uyghur, Indonesian, Malay
Means "light" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition النور (al-Nur) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
NURAنورةfArabic
Strictly feminine form of NUR.
NUR AD-DINنور الدينmArabic
Means "light of religion", from Arabic نور (nur) meaning "light" combined with دين (din) "religion, faith".
NURUDDINنور الدينmArabic
Variant transcription of NUR AD-DIN.
NURULنور الm & fArabic, Indonesian, Malay
First part of compound Arabic names beginning with نور ال (Nur al) meaning "light of the" (such as نور الدين (Nur al-Din) "light of religion").
NURULLAHنور اللهmArabic, Turkish
Means "light of ALLAH", from Arabic نور (nur) meaning "light" combined with الله (Allah).
OMAR (1)عمرmArabic, English, Spanish
Variant transcription of UMAR. This is the usual English spelling of the 12th-century poet Umar Khayyam's name. In his honour it has sometimes been used in the English-speaking world, notably for the American general Omar Bradley (1893-1981).
OMRANعمرانmArabic
Variant transcription of UMRAN.
OSAMAأسامةmArabic
Variant transcription of USAMA.
QADIRقادر, قديرmArabic
Means "capable, powerful" in Arabic. This transcription represents two different ways of spelling the name in Arabic. In Islamic tradition القادر (al-Qadir) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
QAMARقمرm & fArabic
Means "moon" in Arabic.
QASIMقاسمmArabic, Urdu
Means "one who divides goods among his people", derived from Arabic قسم (qasama) "to share" or "to divide". This was the name of a son of Muhammad who died while young.
QISMATقسمةmArabic
Means "fate" in Arabic.
QUSAYقصيmArabic
Possibly derived from Arabic قصي (qasi) meaning "distant". This was the name of an ancestor of the Prophet Muhammad who was in charge of a temple in Mecca.
RAABI'AرابعةfArabic
Means "fourth" in Arabic. This name was borne by an 8th-century Sufi mystic from Basra in Iraq.
RABABربابfArabic
Variant transcription of RUBAB.
RABI (1)ربيعmArabic
Means "springtime" in Arabic.
RABI'AربيعةfArabic
Feminine form of RABI (1). It is also a variant transcription of RAABI'A.
RA'DرعدmArabic
Means "thunder" in Arabic. This is the name of the 13th chapter of the Qur'an (surah ar-Rad).
RAFIQرفيقmArabic, Urdu
Means either "friend" or "gentle" in Arabic.
RAFIQAرفيقةfArabic
Feminine form of RAFIQ.
RAHATراحةm & fArabic
Means "rest, comfort" in Arabic.
RAHEEMرحيمmArabic
Variant transcription of RAHIM.
RAHIMرحيمmArabic
Means "kind, compassionate" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الرحيم (al-Rahim) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
RAHMANرحمانmArabic, Persian, Indonesian, Malay
Means "merciful" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الرحمان (al-Rahman) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
RAISرئيسmArabic
Means "leader, chief" in Arabic.
RAISA (3)رئيسةfArabic
Feminine form of RAIS.
RAJA (1)رجاءfArabic
Means "hope" in Arabic.
RAJABرجبmArabic
Means "respect" in Arabic. This is the name of the seventh month in the Islamic calendar.
RAJIYAرجيةfArabic
Means "hopeful" in Arabic.
RAJYAرجيةfArabic
Variant transcription of RAJIYA.
RAMADANرَمَضانmArabic
From the name of the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. It is derived from Arabic رمض (ramad) meaning "parchedness, scorchedness". Muslims traditionally fast during this month.
RAMLAرملةfArabic
Variant transcription of RAMLAH.
RAMLAHرملةfArabic
Means "sand" in Arabic. This was the name of one of the wives of Muhammad.
RANA (1)رناfArabic
Means "an eye-catching object" from Arabic رنا (rana) meaning "to gaze".
RANDAرندةfArabic
Means "scented tree" in Arabic.
RANIYAرانيةfArabic
Means "looking at", derived from Arabic رنا (rana) meaning "to gaze".
RANYAرانيةfArabic
Variant transcription of RANIYA.
RASHAرشاfArabic
Means "young gazelle" in Arabic.
RASHADرشادmArabic, Azerbaijani
Means "good sense, good guidance" in Arabic.
RASHEDراشدmArabic
Variant transcription of راشد (RASHID).
RASHEEDرشيدmArabic
Variant transcription of رشيد (RASHID).
RASHIDرشيد, راشدmArabic
Means "rightly guided" in Arabic. This transcription represents two different ways of spelling the name in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الرشيد (al-Rashid) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
RASHIDAرشيدة, راشدةfArabic
Feminine form of RASHID.
RASIMراسمmArabic
Means "planner, architect" in Arabic.
RASIMAراسمةfArabic
Feminine form of RASIM.
RASULرسولmArabic, Avar
Means "prophet, messenger" in Arabic.
RAUFرؤوفmArabic
Means "compassionate" in Arabic.
RAWIYAراويةfArabic
Means "storyteller", derived from Arabic روى (rawa) meaning "to relate".
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