Indian (Muslim) Submitted Names

These names are a subset of Indian names used more often by Indian Muslims. See also about Indian names.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
AAFREEN آفرین, आफ़रीन f Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of AFREEN used by Muslims in India.
AARAH f Indian (Muslim), English
Variant of AARA, though it may also be used as a feminine form of AARON.
AARIFA f Arabic, Indian (Muslim)
Feminine form of ARIF.
AASIM عاصم m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Variant of Asim.
ABUZAR ابوذر m Tatar, Indian (Muslim), Pakistani, Chechen
Derived from Arabic أَبُو (ʾabū) meaning "father" and Persian زر (zar) "gold" or Arabic ذَرّ (ḏarr) "pounding, grinding, scattering".
AFRIN آفرین f Bengali, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Persian آفرین (âfarin) meaning "praise, acclamation".
AFSHAN افشاں, अफ़शां f Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Persian افسانه (afsâne) meaning "tale, story" (see AFSANEH).
AHAMED अहमद m Indian (Muslim), Tamil, Bengali, Sinhalese
Variant of AHMED, particularly used in South India and Sri Lanka.
AJMAL اجمل, अजमल m Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
From Arabic أَجْمَل (ʾajmal) meaning "most beautiful, prettiest", the elative degree of جَمِيل (jamīl) "beautiful, handsome" (see JAMIL).
AMYRA f Muslim, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of Arabic Amira.
ANJUM انجم, अंजुम f & m Indian (Muslim), Urdu, Punjabi
Derived from Arabic أَنْجُم (ʾanjum) meaning "stars", the plural of نَجْم (najm) "star, celestial body" (see NAJM).
ARMAAN ارمان m Arabic, Indian (Muslim)
Armaan is an arabic name also used in Pakistan. It means strong desire
AVISH m & f Indian (Muslim)
Avish in Urdu and Punjabi means 'The Last Follower' or in Sri Lankan it means 'The God's Follower' this name is mostly used by Indians, Pakistans, Sri Lankans or people who speak Urdu.
AYOOB ایوب, अयूब m Arabic, Indian (Muslim), Persian
Variant transcription of AYYUB.
BADE m & f Indian (Muslim), Hindi
Likely a variant of BADR. It also means "big, older" in Hindi.
CHANDUNI f Indian (Muslim)
Meaning: Moonlight
ERFANA f Indian (Muslim)
A feminine form of ERFAN.
FAHEEM فہیم, फहीम m Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Arabic variant transcription of FAHIM as well as the usual Urdu form.
FATHIMA f Indian (Muslim), Malayalam, Telugu, Sinhalese
Form of FATIMAH used by South Indian and Sri Lankan Muslims.
FAZLUNA f Indian (Muslim)
derived from Arabic word meaning desert flower
HAJIRA ہاجرہ f Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant of HAJRA.
HALEEMA حلیمہ f Dhivehi, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of HALIMA.
HASNAIN حسنین, हसनैन m Urdu, Indian (Muslim), Punjabi
Derived from Arabic حَسَن (ḥasan) meaning "handsome, beautiful" or "good, fine, well" (see HASAN).
HINA حنا, हिना f Urdu, Punjabi, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from the Arabic حناء (ḥinnāʾ), which refers to a dye taken from the Lawsonia inermis plant (called "henna" in English). In South Asian and Middle Eastern culture, it was traditionally used for body art and dying.
ILIYAS الیاس, इलियास m Kazakh, Indian (Muslim)
Kazakh and Indian form of Ilyas (see ELIJAH).
ILYAZ m Turkish (Rare), Indian (Muslim, Rare)
Turkish and Indian form of ILYAS.
IRFANA f Arabic, Bosnian, Indian (Muslim)
A feminine form of IRFAN.
IRSHAD ارشاد, इरशाद m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic إِرْشَاد (ʾiršād) meaning "guidance", through Persian ارشاد (eršâd).
JALEEL جلیل, जलील m Arabic, Indian (Muslim), Urdu, African American
Variant transcription of JALIL.
KHADEEJA f Dhivehi, Indian (Muslim), Malayalam
Dhivehi and Malayalam form of KHADIJA.
KHADIM خادم, खादिम m Western African, Wolof, Fula, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic خَادِمْ (ḵādim) meaning "servant, attendant".
MAIMOONA میمونہ f Urdu, Dhivehi, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of MAIMUNA.
MARDIK f Indian (Muslim, Anglicized, Rare)
This name is a new 1987 name made by Albana Ezikiel.
MEHBOOB محبوب, महबूब m Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant transcription of MAHBUB.
MOHIUDDIN m Bengali, Indian (Muslim)
Bengali and Indian form of MOHY AL-DIN.
MOINUDDIN मोइनुद्दीन, معین الدین m Bengali, Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant transcription of Muin ad-Din.
MOOSA موسیٰ m Arabic, Dhivehi, Indian (Muslim), Malayalam, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of MUSA as well as the Dhivehi, Malayalam and Urdu form.
NAFEESA نفیسہ, नफ़ीसा f Indian (Muslim), Urdu, Dhivehi
Variant transcription of NAFISA.
NAHIDA ناہیدہ, नाहिदा f Bengali (Muslim), Indian (Muslim), Arabic
Possibly a variant of NAHID.
NASEERUDDIN m Indian (Muslim)
Variant spelling of NASIR al-Din. Means "helper of religion", derived from Arabic نصير (naseer) "helper" and دين (din) "religion".
NAUSHEEN نوشین, नौशीन f Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant of NOUSHIN.
NAVIDA f Persian, Indian (Muslim)
Feminine form of NAVID.
NAYAB نایاب, नायाब f & m Urdu, Punjabi, Indian (Muslim)
Means "rare, unique" in Hindustani (Urdu and Hindi), ultimately from Persian نایاب (nâyâb).
NAZNEEN نازنین, नाजनीन f Indian (Parsi), Indian (Muslim), Bengali
Parsi, Indian Muslim, and Bengali variant of NAZANIN.
NAZRIYA f Indian (Muslim, Rare)
Possibly from Persian نظریه (nazariye), ultimately from Arabic نَظَرِيَّة (naẓariyya) "theory, theorem". A known bearer is Nazriya Nazim (1994–), a Muslim Indian actress from Kerala.
OVAIS اویس, ओवैस m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic أويس (uwais) meaning "wolf".
OWAIS اویس, ओवैस m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Urdu and Indian form of UWAIS.
PARVEZ پرویز, परवेज़ m Bengali, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Bengali, Urdu and Indian form of PARVIZ.
PROCH m Indian (Muslim)
The meaning is unknown
RAFFI رفیع, रफ़ी m Indonesian, Indian (Muslim)
Variant of RAFI.
RAFIK رفیق m Arabic (Maghrebi), Arabic (Egyptian), Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of RAFIQ (chiefly Algerian and Egyptian) also used in India.
RAMAYAN m Indian (Muslim)
Relating to Ramadon,to commemorate the first revelation of the Quran to Muhammad according to Islamic belief.Meaning "Revolution".
RAQEEB رقیب, रक़ीब m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic رَقِيْب (raqiyb) meaning "overseer, observer" or "rival, competitor".
RASHEEDA رشیدہ, راشدہ, रशीदा f Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim), Dhivehi
Arabic variant transcription of RASHIDA as well as the Urdu and Dhivehi form.
RASOOL رسول, रसूल m Persian, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of RASUL.
SAADIYA f Western African, Indian (Muslim)
Form of SA'DIA used in Western Africa and India.
SAALIM m Dhivehi, Indian (Muslim)
Dhivehi and South Indian Muslim form of SALIM.
SABIRA f Indian (Muslim), Urdu, Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Derived from Arabic صَابِر (ṣābir) meaning "patient, steadfast".
SABRINA f Arabic (Rare), Indian (Muslim, Rare)
Means "patience" in Arabic, derived from Arabic صَبَرَ (ṣabara) meaning "to be patient, to have patience".
SAJID ساجد, साजिद m Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Means "one who bows down (to God)" from Arabic سَجَدَ (sajada) meaning "to prostrate, to bow down".
SAJIDA f Indian (Muslim), Pakistani, Arabic
Means "one who prostrates", "one who is a devout worshiper".
SAKEENA سکینہ, सकीना f Indian (Muslim), Urdu, Dhivehi
Variant transcription of SAKINA.
SAQIB ثاقب m Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
From Arabic ثَاقِب‏ (ṯāqib) meaning "keen, insightful, sharp".
SHAGUFTA شگفتہ, शगुफ़्ता f Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Derived from Persian شگفت (šegeft) meaning "surprise, wonder, amazement".
SHAILA شیلا f Indian (Muslim)
Indian name meaning mountain. It is also seen used in Pakistan.
SHAMEEL شامل m Indian (Muslim), Urdu, South African
Variant transcription of SHAMIL.
SHEIKH शेख़ m & f Muslim, Bengali (Muslim), Indian (Muslim)
From the Arabic title for the leader of a tribe, an elder man, or an Islamic scholar.
SHUHAID m Arabic (Rare), Indian (Muslim)
Means "witness, martyr" in Arabic (see SHAHID).
SUHAIR m & f Arabic, Indian (Muslim)
An alternative transcription of SUHAR.
TANVIR تنوير m & f Arabic, Indian (Muslim), Pakistani
Variant of TANWIR. See also the diminutive TAN.
TARIQUE طارق, तारिक़ m Indian (Muslim), Bengali (Muslim)
Variant of TARIQ.
UMAIRA عمیرہ f Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Feminine form of UMAIR.
USAMAN عثمان, उसमान m Thai (Muslim), Indian (Muslim)
Thai and Indian form of UTHMAN.
YAKOOB یعقوب, याकूब m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of YAQUB.
YASEEN یاسین, यासीन m Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of YASIN.
ZAFARULLAH ظفر اللہ, ज़फ़रुल्लाह m Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Means "victory of God" from Arabic ظَفَر (ẓafar) meaning "success, victory" combined with ALLAH.
ZAHEEN ذہین m & f Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
From Urdu ذہین (zahīn) meaning "intellectual, sagacious, clever".
ZAKARIAA زکریا, जकारिया m Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim), Punjabi, Tamil, Bengali, Sinhalese
Form of ZECHARIAH in several languages, as well as an alternate transcription of Arabic زكريا or زَكَرِيّا (see ZAKARIYYA).
ZARIN f Bengali, Indian (Parsi), Indian (Muslim), Malay
Variant transcription of ZAREEN.
ZIYAUDDIN ضیاء الدین, ज़ियाउद्दीन m Arabic, Indian (Muslim)
Arabic alternate transcription of ZIYA AL-DIN as well as the Indian form.
ZOYNA f Indian (Muslim, Rare)
Variant transcription of ZAINA.
ZUHA زہ f Indian (Muslim), Urdu, Malay
Derived from Arabic ضُحَى (ḍaḥḥā) meaning "sacrifice, immolate" or "morning, forenoon".