Urdu Submitted Names

Urdu names are used in Pakistan and India.
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Aadam آدم m Urdu, Somali, Estonian
Urdu, Somali, and Estonian form of Adam.
Aadil عادل m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Adil as well as the Urdu form.
Aafia عافیہ f Arabic, Urdu
Means "health, well-being, freedom from illness" in Arabic.
Aaima f Urdu
Aaima is a Muslim Girl name which originates from the Urdu language.Acording to Numerology Predictions, lucky number for Aaima is 4. Aaima name meaning in english are Leader, Ruler.... [more]
Aaina آئینہ f Urdu, Indian, Hindi
Derived from Urdu آئینہ (ā'īnā) or Hindi आईना (āīnā) both meaning "mirror", ultimately from Persian آئینه (â’ine).
Aaisha عائشہ f Urdu
Urdu form of Aisha.
Aamer عامر m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of 'Aamir as well as the Urdu form.
Aamilah عاملہ f Urdu, Arabic
Means "worker" in Arabic. It may also mean "one who hopes", making it related to Amal 1.
Aasia آسیہ f Urdu
Urdu form of Asiya.
Aasim عاصم m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Variant of Asim.
Abdul Ghafar عبدالغفار m Arabic, Malay, Urdu, Pashto
Arabic alternate transcription of Abd al-Ghaffar as well as the Malay, Urdu and Pashto form.
Abdul Ghaffar عبدالغفار m Arabic, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Abd al-Ghaffar as well as the Urdu form.
Abdul Ghani عبدالغنی m Arabic, Malay, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Abd al-Ghani as well as the usual Malay and Urdu form.
Abdul Hakim عبدالحکیم m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Abd al-Hakim as well as the Urdu form.
Abdul Khaliq عبد الخالق m Arabic, Urdu, Pashto
Variant transcription of Abd al-Khaliq.
Abdul Majid عبد الماجد m Arabic, Urdu, Malay
Alternate transcription of Abd al-Majid as well as the Urdu and Malay form.
Abdul Malik عبد المالک m Arabic, Malay, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Abd al-Malik as well as the Urdu and Malay form.
Abdul Qadir عبد القادر m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Abd al-Qadir as well as the Urdu form.
Abdul Rahim عبد الرحیم m Arabic, Urdu, Malay, Pashto
Alternate transcription of Abd al-Rahim as well as the Urdu, Malay, and Pashto form.
Abdul Rashid عبدالرشید m Arabic, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Abd al-Rashid as well as the Urdu form.
Abdul Wahab عبد الوہاب m Arabic, Urdu, Malay, Indonesian
Arabic alternate transcription of Abd al-Wahab as well as the Urdu, Malay and Indonesian form.
Abdus m Urdu
Variant of Abdul.
Abdus Salam عبد السلام‎‎ m Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
Variant transcription of Abd as-Salam.
Abida عابدہ f Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Bosnian
Means "worshiper" in Arabic.
Abul ابو ال m Arabic, Afghani, Pakistani, Urdu
Means "father of the" in Arabic, derived from Arabic أبو (abu) meaning "father of" (see Abu) combined with Arabic ال (al) meaning "the". Also compare names like Abul-Fazl.... [more]
Abzari m Arabic, Urdu
Means "seeds, spice, seedsman, one who sows" in Arabic.
Adeeb ادیب m Arabic, Urdu
Arabic variant transcription and Urdu form of Adib.
Adeel عدیل m Urdu, Punjabi
Variant transcription of Adil.
Afsana افسانہ f Bengali, Urdu
Bengali and Urdu form of Afsaneh.
Afshan افشاں f Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Persian افسانه (afsâne) meaning "tale, story" (see Afsaneh).
Afsheen افشین f & m Urdu
Urdu form of Afshin, also used as a feminine name.
Aftab آفتاب m Urdu, Bengali
From Persian آفتاب (âftâb) meaning "sunshine, sunlight".
Ahad احد m Arabic, Persian, Bengali, Urdu, Azerbaijani
Means "one, unique, matchless" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الأحد (al-Ahad) is one of the 99 names of Allah. This name is also used as an alternate transcription of Azerbaijani Əhəd.
Ahsan احسن m Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
Means "best, most handsome, most beautiful" in Arabic (a superlative form of Hasan).
Ajmal اجمل m Arabic, Urdu
Means "more beautiful, prettier" in Arabic, the elative form of جميل (jamil).
Akhtar اختر m & f Urdu, Persian (Rare)
Means "star" in Persian.
Akif عاکف m Arabic, Turkish, Azerbaijani, Urdu
Means "one who stays at the mosque" from Arabic اعتكاف (iʿtikāf) referring to the practise of staying in a mosque for a period of time to worship.
Akmal اکمل m Arabic, Uzbek, Tajik, Urdu, Malay, Indonesian
Means "more complete, more perfect" in Arabic, the elative of كامل (kamil) meaning "complete, full, perfect".
Alam عالم m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Indonesian
Means "world, universe" in Arabic.
Aleem علیم m Arabic, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Alim as well as the Urdu form.
Altaf ألطاف m & f Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
Means "kinder, nicer, lovelier" in Arabic. It is used as a feminine name in Arabic-speaking countries while it is primarily masculine in Pakistan and Bangladesh.
Alvira f English, Urdu
Variant of Alvera.
Ameen امین m Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
Alternate transcription of Amin as well as the Urdu and Dhivehi form.
Ameena امینہ f Urdu, Dhivehi
Urdu and Dhivehi form of Amina.
Ameera امیرہ f Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi, Malay
Alternate transcription of Amirah as well as the Urdu, Dhivehi, and Malay form.
Amena آمنہ f Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Aminah 1 as well as the Bengali and Urdu form.
Aminullah امین اللہ m Arabic, Indonesian, Urdu, Malay
Means "truthful God", derived from Arabic أَمِين (ʾamīn) meaning "truthful, trustworthy, loyal" (see Amin) and الله (Allāh).
Anabia f Urdu, Arabic
Anabia is a feminine Arabic name meaning “turn towards Allah”. A variation of this name is Anaba, a Quaranic word meaning “he/she made repentance and returned to Allah”.
Anees انیس m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Anis as well as the Urdu form.
Aneesa انیسہ f Urdu, Dhivehi
Urdu and Dhivehi form of Anisa.
Anjum انجم f & m Indian (Muslim), Urdu, Punjabi
Derived from Arabic أَنْجُم (ʾanjum) meaning "stars", the plural of نَجْم (najm) "star, celestial body" (see Najm).
Anwaar انوار f & m Arabic, Urdu
Means "lights" in Arabic, the plural of نُور (nūr) meaning "light". It is used as a masculine name in Pakistan while it is typically feminine in Arabic-speaking countries.
Aqsa اقصٰی f & m Arabic, Urdu
Means "farthest, most distant" in Arabic.
Aras m Kurdish, Persian, Turkish, Urdu
In Kurdish and Persian it means “equal”, “balanced”. The word Aras commonly refers to the Aras River, which flows through Turkey, Armenia, Iran and Azerbaijan.
Areeb أريب m Urdu, Arabic
Variant transcription of Arib.
Areeba اریبا f Urdu, Arabic
Variant transcription of Ariba.
Arib أريب m Arabic, Urdu
Means "brilliant, clever, intelligent" in Arabic and Urdu.
Ariba أريبا f Arabic, Urdu
Feminine form of Arib.
Arsal ارسل m Arabic, Indonesian, Urdu
Means "one who was sent" from Arabic أرسل (arsala) meaning "to send".
Arsalan ارسلان m Persian, Urdu
Persian and Urdu form of Aslan.
Arsh m Urdu
Arabic origin
Arshad ارشد m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Malay
Means "more rightly guided, more mature, more sensible" in Arabic.
Asadullah اسدالله m Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto
Means "lion of Allah", derived from Arabic أَسَد (ʾasad) meaning "lion" and الله (Allah).
Asghar اصغر m Arabic, Urdu, Persian
Means "smallest, youngest" in Arabic.
Ashar اشعر m Indonesian, Urdu, Malay
Possibly from Arabic أشعر ('ash'ara) meaning "alarm, alert, notify" or أشار ('ashar) meaning "observe, advise".
Ashiq عاشق m Arabic, Urdu
Means "lover, admirer" in Arabic.
Ashiq Ullah m Urdu (Modern), Arabic (Modern)
Means "lover of Allah" in Arabic.
Ashraf اشرف m & f Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto
Means "nobler, more honorable" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition, this term is used to refer to descendants of Muhammad through his daughter, Fatimah... [more]
Aslam اسلم m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
Means "safer, healthier" in Arabic, the elative form of سالم (salim) meaning "safe".
Asrar اسرار m & f Arabic, Urdu
Derived from أسرار (asrar), which is the plural of the Arabic noun سر (sirr) meaning "secret, mystery". In Iran, this is also the name of a daily newspaper.... [more]
Atiq عتیق m Arabic, Urdu
Means "ancient, archaic" in Arabic.
Atiqa عتیقہ f Arabic, Urdu, Malay
Feminine form of Atiq.
Awais اویس m Urdu
Urdu form of Uwais.
Ayan میں m Urdu, Persian, Tamil, Sanskrit, Hindi, Turkish
Persian and Urdu meaning is prima-facie. Hindi and Tamil usage is from 'Ayan' the name of Brahma, the Creator. Ayan' in Turkish, means "obviously" or "clearly". Ayan in Sanskrit means 'Speed'.
Ayatullah m Arabic, Urdu
Derived from the same root as the Persian religious title of آیت‌الله (Ayatollah), which originated from a term in passage 51:20–21 of the Quran. It was not commonly used as a title until the early 20th century... [more]
Aysha عائشہ f Arabic, Urdu, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Bengali
Variant transcription of Aisha.
Ayub ایوب m Arabic, Indonesian, Urdu, Malay, Chechen, Persian, Bengali
Arabic alternate transcription of Ayyub as well as the form used in various languages.
Azam اعظم m & f Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Malay
Means "greater, greatest" in Arabic. It is more often used as a feminine name in Iran.
Azan اذان m Malay, Indonesian, Urdu
Derived from Arabic أَذَان‎ (ʾadhan) which refers to the Islamic call to prayer, called adhan or azan. The word itself is derived from أَذِنَ (ʾaḏina) "to listen" or أُذُن (ʾuḏun) "ear".
Azimullah عظیم اللہ m Arabic, Urdu
Means "magnificence of Allah", from Arabic عَظِيم (ʿaẓīm) meaning "magnificence, grandiose" and الله (Allah).
Azizullah عزیزاللہ m Arabic, Urdu, Persian, Pashto
Means "dear to Allah", from Arabic عَزِيز (ʿazīz) meaning "dear, darling" and الله (Allah).
Azmat عظمت m Arabic, Urdu
Means "greatness, might, importance" in Arabic, from the root عظم ('azuma) meaning "to be great".
Badar بدر m & f Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Badr.
Badruddin بدرالدین m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Malay, Indonesian
Arabic alternate transcription of Badr al-Din as well as the Urdu, Bengali, Malay, and Indonesian form.
Bakht بخت m & f Urdu, Pashto
Derived from Persian بخت (baxt) meaning "fortune, prosperity, luck".
Bakhtawar بختاور f & m Urdu
Means "bringing happiness" derived from Persian بخت (bakht) meaning "fortune, happiness" and آور (avar) meaning "bringing, giving".
Bapsi بپسی f Indian, Urdu, Persian
Meaning unknown. Bapsi Sidhwa is a Pakistani American novelist of Gujarati Parsi descent
Basheer بشیر m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Bashir.
Basher بشیر m Arabic, Maranao, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Bashir as well as the Maranao form.
Bashir بشیر m Arabic, Urdu
Means "bringer of good news" from Arabic بَشَّرَ (baššara) "to bring good news".
Batool f Arabic, Urdu
Variant of Batul.
Benazir بینظیر f & m Urdu, Bengali
From Persian بی‌نظیر (bi-nazir) meaning "incomparable, matchless". It is used as a feminine name in Pakistan while it is typically masculine in Bangladesh. A famous bearer was Benazir Bhutto (1953-2007), the first female prime minister of Pakistan.
Bismillah بسم اللہ m Arabic, Urdu, Pashto
From the Arabic phrase بِسْمِ ٱللّٰه‏ (bi-smi llāh) meaning "in the name of God (Allah)", from اِسْم (ism) "name" combined with اللّٰه (allāh) "Allah".
Chenab m & f Urdu, Punjabi, Hindi, Sanskrit
From Chenab river in Pakistan. The name stands for "river in the moonlight". This name originated from old Indus civilization.
Daim دائم m Arabic, Urdu, Indonesian, Malay
Means "lasting, enduring, eternal" in Arabic.
Daniyaal دانیال m Urdu (Rare)
Alternate transcription of Danyal.
Daood داؤد m Arabic, Urdu
Urdu form of David, as well as an alternate transcription of Arabic داود or داوود (see Dawud).
Darsameen درثمين f Urdu (Rare)
Possibly means "pearl of great price" from Arabic دُرّ‎ (durr) "pearl" (compare Durr) and ثَمِين‎ (ṯamīn) "valuable, precious" (compare Sameen).
Dilawar دلاور m Urdu
From Persian دلاور‎ (delâvar) meaning "brave, courageous", derived from دل (del) meaning "heart" and آور (âvar) meaning "bringing, giving".
Dilnaz دلناز f & m Kazakh, Urdu
Derived from Persian دل (del) meaning "heart" and ناز (naz) meaning "delight, comfort, coquetry, affectation". It is solely used as a feminine name in Kazakhstan while it is occasionally masculine in South Asia.
Durdana f & m Arabic, Urdu
Means "single pearl" in Arabic.
Edhi ایدھی m Urdu
Possibly related to Arabic عِيْدِيّ (eidi) which means giving a gift, commonly money, in the Islamic holiday Eid.... [more]
Eiram f Urdu
Variation of the Arabic Iram, meaning “garden in Heaven”
Ejaz اعجاز m Urdu
Alternate transcription of Ijaz.
Eshah f Malay, Urdu
Malay and Urdu form of Aisha.
Faeezah فائزہ f Urdu
Meaning "Woman Leader".
Fahad فہد m Arabic, Bengali, Urdu, Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao
Arabic alternate transcription of Fahd as well as the Bengali, Urdu, Maranao and Maguindanao form.
Faheem فہیم m Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Arabic variant transcription of Fahim as well as the usual Urdu form.
Falak فلک f & m Urdu, Punjabi, Indian
Perhaps derived from Sanskrit फलक (phalak) meaning "panel, board, canvas" or "slab, face" or from Persian فلک (falak) meaning "sky, heavens".
Faraz فراز m Persian, Urdu
Means "ascent, height, elevation" in Persian.
Fareeda فریدہ f Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Farida as well as the usual Urdu form.
Farha فرحا f Arabic, Bengali, Malay, Urdu
Variant of Fariha.
Farhat فرحت m & f Arabic, Urdu
Means "joy, mirth, delight" in Arabic.
Faria فاريا f Arabic, Urdu
Means "Beautiful, kind and loving" in Arabic.
Fariq فریق m Arabic, Malay, Indonesian, Urdu
Means "team, group, crew" in Arabic.
Farman فرمان‎ m Urdu, Azerbaijani
Derived from Persian فرمان (farman) meaning "command, order, decree". This can also be an alternate transcription of Azerbaijani Fərman.
Faseeh فصیح m Urdu, Kashmiri, Dogri
Means "elegant" in Urdu, Kashmiri and Dogri.
Fateh فتح m Arabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of Fathi.
Fauqiyah فوقیہ f Urdu
Meaning "Woman with High Grades".
Fawad فواد m Urdu
Urdu form of Fuad.
Fayaz فیاض m Arabic, Urdu
Means "generous, charitable" in Arabic.
Fayyaz فیاض m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Fayaz.
Fazal فضل m Urdu
Urdu form of Fadl.
Fazil فاضل m Azerbaijani, Urdu
Azerbaijani and Urdu form of Fazl.
Fazila فضیلہ f Medieval Arabic, Urdu
Feminine form of Fazil (see Fadl).
Feroza فیروزہ f Urdu, Bengali
Urdu and Bengali form of Firouzeh.
Fouzia فوزیہ f Arabic (Maghrebi), Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Fawziyya chiefly used in Northern Africa as well as the Urdu form of the same name.
Fozia فوزیہ f Urdu
Urdu form of Fawziyya.
Gina جينا f Urdu
Means "princess" in Urdu.
Gulab گلاب m & f Indian, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu
Derived from Persian گلاب (golab) meaning "rosewater, rose", from گل (gol) meaning "rose, flower" and آب (ab) meaning "water".
Guljaan پھولجان f Uzbek, Urdu, Korean
In Uzbek and Urdu, it is taken from gul meaning "flower" and jaan meaning "life". In Korean, 굴잔 (guljan) means "oyster".
Haaris m Pakistani, Urdu, Arabic
Variant transcription of Haris.
Hafiza حافظہ f Arabic, Bengali, Urdu, Malay
Feminine form of Hafiz.
Hajira ہاجرہ f Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant of Hajra.
Hajra ہاجرہ f Urdu
Urdu form of Hajar.
Haleema حلیمہ f Urdu, Dhivehi
Urdu and Dhivehi form of Halima.
Hamidullah حمید اللہ m Arabic, Urdu, Pashto
Means "praiseworthiness of Allah", from Arabic حَمِيد (ḥamīd) meaning "praiseworthy" and الله (Allah).
Hammad حماد m Urdu, Arabic
Derived from Arabic حَمِيد (ḥamīd) meaning "praiseworthy".
Hareem حریم f Urdu, Punjabi
Variant transcription of Harim.
Hasnain حسنین m Urdu, Indian (Muslim), Punjabi
Derived from Arabic حَسَن (ḥasan) meaning "handsome, beautiful" or "good, fine, well" (see Hasan).
Hasnat حسنات m Bengali, Urdu
Derived from Arabic حَسَنَات (ḥasanāt) meaning "good deeds, benefactions", though it could also be from حَسَن (ḥasan) "beautiful, handsome, good" (see Hasan).
Hidayatullah ہدایت اللہ m Arabic, Indonesian, Urdu
Means "guidance of Allah", from Arabic هداية (hidāya) meaning "guidance" and الله (Allah).
Hina حنا 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.
Hiya حاِیآ f Hindi, Urdu
Meaning "Heart Full of Happiness and Joy".
Humayun ہمایوں m Bengali, Urdu
Bengali and Urdu form of Homayoun.
Ibadullah عباد اللہ m Arabic, Urdu
The first element of this name is derived from Arabic عباد ('ibad), which is the plural of the noun عبد ('abd) meaning "servant, slave". The second element is derived from the Arabic noun الله (Allah) meaning "God" (see Allah)... [more]
Iffat عفت f Arabic, Urdu, Bengali (Muslim)
From Arabic عَفَا (ʿafā) meaning "to forgive, to excuse". A notable bearer was Iffat Al-Thunayan (1916–2000), a queen of Saudi Arabia and the wife of King Faisal Al Saud (1906–1975).
Iftikhar افتخار m & f Arabic, Urdu
Means "pride, vanity, haughtiness" in Arabic. It is sometimes used as a feminine name in Arabic-speaking countries while it is solely masculine in Pakistan.
Ijaz اعجاز m Urdu
From Arabic إِعْجَاز‎ (ʾiʿjāz) meaning "miracle, inimitability". In Islam this term refers to the miraculous quality of the Qur'an.
Ikramullah اکرام اللہ m Arabic, Urdu, Indonesian
Means "honour of Allah", from Arabic إِكْرَام (ʾikrām) meaning "honour, glory" and الله (Allah).
Inquilaab m Indian, Hindi, Urdu
Inspired by the Hindi-Urdu phrase "Inquilab Zindabad!", meaning "Long Live The Revolution!". A famous bearer is Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan (1942-), who was born Inquilaab Srivastava.
Insiya أنسباء f Arabic (Rare), Urdu (Rare), Hindi (Rare), Persian (Rare)
Means "humanity", from Arabic انسن (ʾinsān) "human".
Intisar f & m Arabic, Urdu
Means "victory, triumph, revenge" in Arabic.
Intizar انتظار m & f Arabic, Kazakh, Turkmen, Urdu
Derived from the Arabic noun انتظار (intizar) meaning "wait" as well as "anticipation" and "expectation".... [more]
Iram ارم f Arabic (Rare), Urdu
From the name of a mythical lost city mentioned in the Qur'an, possibly derived from an Arabic word meaning "toss, throw off". According to legend, Allah destroyed the city with a sandstorm after its inhabitants (called Ad or Aad) refused to accept the teachings of Islam.
Irfanullah عرفان اللہ m Arabic, Urdu
Derived from the Arabic noun عرفان (irfan) meaning "knowledge, awareness, learning" (see Irfan) combined with the Arabic noun الله (Allah) meaning "God" (see Allah).... [more]
Irshad ارشاد m & f Urdu
Derived from Arabic إرشاد (irshad) meaning "guidance, direction".
Ishaq اسحاق m Arabic, Urdu
Arabic form of Isaac.
Ishtiaq اشتیاق m Urdu
Means "longing, desire, zeal" in Urdu, ultimately from Arabic اشتياق (ishtiyaq).
Jahanafirin جہانافیرین m Urdu
Meaning "Creator".
Jaleel جلیل m Arabic, Indian (Muslim), Urdu, African American
Variant transcription of Jalil.
Jammal جمال m Arabic (Rare), Urdu (Rare), African American
Alternate transcription of Jamal.
Jawed جاوید m Urdu
Alternate transcription of Urdu جاوید (see Javed).
Jhelum m Pakistani, Indus, Urdu
The word Jhelum is reportedly derived from the words Jal(pure water) and Ham (snow). The name thus refers to the waters of a river (flowing besides the city) which have their origins in the snow-capped Himalayas.
Jia جیا f Hindi, Urdu
Means "Heart, Spirit, Soul".
Jilan جلان f & m Arabic, Urdu, Hindi (Rare)
Kaia کایا f Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati, Malayalam, Konkani
Form of Gaea in many Indian languages.
Kainaat f Arabic, Urdu, Persian
Means "all-beings; universe" in Arabic, Urdu and Persian. It is the plural of كَائن (kâ'in) meaning "being" coming from the Arabic root ك و ن‎ (k-w-n) meaning “to be; to exist in a place”.
Kalsom کلثوم f Malay, Urdu
Malay and Urdu form of Kulthum.
Kamran کامران m Persian, Urdu, Azerbaijani, Bengali
Means "successful, prosperous, fortunate" in Persian.
Kashif کاشف m Arabic, Urdu
Means "discoverer, revealer" in Arabic.
Kashmala کشمالہ f Pashto, Urdu, Pakistani
Means "basilica flower" in Pashto.
Kashvi کاشوی f Hindi, Urdu, Rajasthani
Meaning "Shining". This Name could also be an Indian Translated Form of SHINE.
Kausar کوثر f & m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Indonesian, Kazakh
Arabic alternate transcription of Kawthar as well as the Urdu, Bengali, Indonesian and Kazakh form. It is solely used as a feminine name in Arabic-speaking countries and Kazakhstan while it is unisex in South Asia and masculine in Indonesia.
Keihana f Persian, Arabic, Urdu, Muslim
"Cosmos, world, universe" in Arabic.
Khadim خادم m Western African, Wolof, Fula, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic خَادِمْ (ḵādim) meaning "servant, attendant".
Khansa خنساء f Arabic, Indonesian, Urdu
Means "gazelle" or "snub-nosed" in Arabic (see Alkhansa).
Khirad خرد f Urdu
Means "wisdom" in Urdu.
Khushal خوشحال m Pashto, Urdu, Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Derived from Persian خوشحال (xošhâl) meaning "happy, merry". Alternatively, it could also be a variant of Kushal. It is most likely given in honour of Khushal Khan Khattak (1613-1689), a Pashtun poet and freedom fighter.
Khushboo خوشبو f Indian, Punjabi, Hindi, Marathi, Urdu
Derived from Persian خوشبو (xošbu) meaning "fragrance, perfume, pleasant smell".
Kulsoom کلثوم f Urdu
Urdu form of Kulthum.
Laiq لائق m Urdu
From Arabic لَائِق (lāʾiq) meaning "proper, suitable, fitting".
Lala لالہ۔ m & f Indian, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Nepali
Means "boy" in Hindi, derived from Sanskrit लल (lālā) meaning "playing, caressing, cajoling". It can also be interpreted to mean "garnet" or "red, ruby" from Persian لال (lâl) or لعل (la'l).
Laraib لاریب f Pakistani, Urdu
Liana f Urdu
Eye of the light
Liaqat لیاقت m Urdu
From Arabic لِيَاقَة (liyāqa) meaning "aptitude, eligibility, capability".
Liaquat لیاقت m Urdu
Alternate transcription of Liaqat.
Luqman لقمان m Arabic, Malay, Urdu, Indonesian
From the name of the 31st chapter (surah) of the Qur'an, named after a figure who is mentioned several times in Islamic scripture. The meaning of his name is not known; it has been suggested to mean "wise" (possibly in reference to his status as a wise man and sage), though it may actually have Sanskrit roots with a similar origin to the names Lakshmana or Lakshmi.
Lutfullah لطف اللہ m Arabic, Urdu, Pashto
Means "kindness of Allah", from Arabic لُطْف (luṭf) meaning "kindness, gentleness" and الله (Allah).
Mahboob محبوب m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
Arabic alternate transcription of Mahbub as well as the Urdu and Bengali form.
Mahira ماہرہ f Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
Feminine form of Mahir.
Mahreen مہرین f Pakistani, Urdu
Variant of Mehreen.
Maimoona میمونہ f Urdu, Dhivehi, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of Maimuna.
Maimuna میمونہ f Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
Feminine form of Maimun.
Majeed مجید m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Majid as well as the usual Urdu form.
Majida ماجدہ f Arabic, Urdu
Feminine form of Majid.
Maliha ملیحہ f Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
Derived from Arabic مليح (malih) meaning "beautiful, fair, pretty".
Manzoor منظور m Urdu
Alternate transcription of Manzur.
Manzur منظور‎ m Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
Means "seen, apparent, visible" in Arabic.
Maqbool مقبول m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Maqbul.
Mard مرد m Persian, Armenian, Urdu, Hindi
Means "man" in Persian, Armenian, Urdu and Hindi
Maroof معروف‬‎ m Urdu
Variant transcription of Maruf.
Mawra ماورہ f Urdu, Punjabi
Meaning uncertain, most likely of Arabic origin.
Mehboob محبوب m Urdu
Urdu form of Mahbub.
Mehnaz مہناز f Urdu, Bengali
Urdu and Bengali form of Mahnaz.
Mehreen مہرین f Urdu
Either from Urdu مہر (mihir) meaning "moon" (of Sanskrit origin) or مہر (mihr) meaning "kindness, compassion, love" (of Persian origin).
Mehtab مہتاب m & f Urdu, Punjabi
Urdu and Punjabi form of Mahtab.
Mehvish مہوش f Urdu
Alternate transcription of Mehwish.
Mehween مہوین f Urdu
Meaning unknown.
Mihrimah f Persian, Persian Mythology, Ottoman Turkish, Turkish, Urdu
Means "sun and moon" in Farsi from the word مهر (mehr) meaning "sun" and ماه (mah) meaning "moon".... [more]
Misbah مصباح m & f Arabic, Urdu, Indonesian
Means "lamp, light, luminary" in Arabic.
Modeera مُدِیرا f Arabic (Archaic), Urdu (Archaic)
Origin possibly from the arabic word 'Modeer' (masculine) which means "editor/manager". Possible meanings could be "efficient", "methodical"
Mohabbat f Persian, Urdu
Means "love, affection" in Persian and Urdu.
Mohsin محسن m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Malay
Arabic alternate transcription of Muhsin as well as the usual Urdu, Bengali, and Malay form.
Moinuddin معین الدین m Bengali, Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant transcription of Muin ad-Din.
Momin مومن m Urdu, Bengali
Urdu and Bengali form of Mumin.
Moosa موسیٰ m Arabic, Dhivehi, Indian (Muslim), Malayalam, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Musa as well as the Dhivehi, Malayalam and Urdu form.
Mubarak مبارک m & f Arabic, Urdu
Means "blessed, fortunate, lucky" in Arabic. It is solely used as a masculine name in Arabic-speaking countries while it is sometimes feminine in South Asia.
Muhibullah محب اللہ m Arabic, Urdu
Derived from the Arabic noun محب (muhibb) meaning "friend, lover" combined with the Arabic noun الله (Allah) meaning "God" (see Allah).... [more]
Mujahid مجاہد m Arabic, Urdu, Malay
Means "toiler, labourer" from Arabic جَاهَدَ (jāhada) meaning "to labour, to fight".
Munawar منور m & f Arabic, Urdu, Indonesian
Means "illuminating, blooming, enlightening" in Arabic.
Munawara منورہ f Arabic, Urdu, Indonesian
Strictly feminine form of Munawar.
Muneer منیر m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Munir as well as the usual Urdu form.
Musarrat مسرت f & m Urdu
From Persian مسرت (musarat) meaning "joy, delight, pleasure".
Musharraf مشرف m Urdu, Arabic
Derived from Arabic مُشْرِف (mušrif) meaning "supervisor, overseer" or "honourable, dominant".
Mushtaq مشتاق m Arabic, Urdu
Means "desirous, eager, yearning" in Arabic.
Muslim مسلم m Arabic, Avar, Chechen, Georgian (Rare), Indonesian, Ingush, Kazakh, Lezgin, Malay, Urdu
Name for a follower of Islam, ultimately from Arabic أسلم (aslama) meaning "to surrender, to submit".
Muzaffar مظفر‎‎ m Arabic, Urdu, Uzbek, Tajik
Means "triumphant, victorious" in Arabic.
Nabeel نبیل m Arabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of Nabil.
Nabi نبی m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Persian
Means "prophet" in Arabic.
Naeem نعیم m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
Arabic alternate transcription of Na'im as well as the Urdu and Bengali form.
Nafeesa نفیسہ f Indian (Muslim), Urdu, Dhivehi
Variant transcription of Nafisa.
Nageenah نگینہ f Urdu, Pakistani
Means "precious stone".
Najeeb نجیب m Arabic, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Najib as well as the Urdu form.
Najeebullah m Arabic, Pakistani, Urdu
Urdu form of Najibullah as well as an Arabic variant transcription of the name.... [more]
Naqeebullah نقیب اللہ m Arabic, Pakistani, Urdu
Urdu form of Naqibullah as well as an Arabic variant transcription of the name.
Nargis نرگس f Bengali, Urdu, Tajik, Uzbek
Bengali, Urdu, Tajik and Uzbek form of Narges.
Nari ناری f Urdu
Means "woman" in Urdu.
Naseema نسیمہ f Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
Arabic alternate transcription of Nasima as well as the Urdu and Dhivehi form.
Nashat m & f Urdu
The name Nashat means “liveliness” and “vigour” and “happiness” and possibly “originated”.
Nasreen نسرین f Urdu, Bengali
Urdu form of Nasrin as well as a Bengali alternate transcription.
Nasrullah نصر اللہ m Arabic, Urdu, Indonesian, Malay
Means "victory of Allah" from Arabic نصر (nasr) meaning "victory, triumph" combined with الله (Allah). Known bearers of this name include the Afghan crown prince Nasrullah Khan (1874–1920) and the Pakistani politician Nasrullah Khan Khattak (1923-2009).
Nathrad نژاد m Urdu, Afghani
Means "born" in Urdu.
Nausheen نوشین f Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant of Noushin.
Nayab نایاب f & m Urdu, Punjabi, Indian (Muslim)
Means "rare, unique" in Hindustani (Urdu and Hindi), ultimately from Persian نایاب (nâyâb).
Nazeer نذیر m Pakistani, Urdu
Variant of Nazir.
Nazima ناظمہ f Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
Feminine form of Nazim.
Nazir نذیر m Arabic, Urdu, Punjabi
Means "similar, alike" or "match, counterpart" in Arabic.
Nigar نگار f Bengali, Turkish, Urdu
Bengali, Turkish, and Urdu form of Negar.
Nighat نگہت f Urdu
From Persian نگاه (negâh) meaning "look, gaze, sight".
Nimatullah نعمت اللہ m Arabic, Urdu, Pashto, Indonesian
Means "blessing of Allah", from Arabic نِعْمَة (niʿma) meaning "blessing" and الله (Allah).
Nisar نثار m Arabic, Urdu
Means "sacrifice" or "avenge, retaliate" in Arabic.
Nizam نظام m Arabic, Malay, Urdu, Bengali, Turkish
Means "system, order, method" in Arabic.
Noman نعمان m Urdu, Punjabi, Bengali (Muslim)
Urdu, Punjabi, and Bengali form of Nu'man.
Nooh نوح m Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Nuh as well as the Urdu form.
Nosheen نوشین f Urdu, Punjabi
Variant of Noushin used in Pakistan.
Nusrat نصرت f & m Urdu, Bengali, Persian
Derived from Arabic نَصْر (naṣr) meaning "victory, triumph" or نَصَرَ (naṣara) meaning "to help, to assist". It is a unisex name in Pakistan and Iran while it is solely feminine in Bangladesh.
Nusratullah m Arabic, Urdu
Variant form or transcription of Nasratullah.
Nuzha نزہا f Arabic, Urdu, Pakistani, Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Variant transcription of Nuzhat.
Omair عمیر m Arabic, Urdu, Filipino, Maranao
Arabic and Urdu alternate transcription of Umair as well as the Maranao form.
Omer عمر m Arabic, Urdu, Bosnian, Albanian
Alternate transcription of Umar as well as the Bosnian and Albanian form.
Ovais اویس m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic أويس (uwais) meaning "wolf".
Owais اویس m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Urdu and Indian form of Uwais.
Pakiza پاکیزہ f Urdu, Azerbaijani
Derived from Persian پاكىز (pakiz) meaning "clean, pure, chaste".
Paras پارس m & f Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Nepali, Pakistani, Urdu
In Hindi and Urdu, this name means "touchstone" or "philosopher's stone."... [more]
Parvez پرویز m Bengali, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Bengali, Urdu and Indian form of Parviz.
Pervaiz پرویز m Urdu
Urdu form of Parviz.
Pervez پرویز m Urdu
Urdu form of Parviz.
Qandeel قندیل f & m Urdu
Means "lamp, lantern" in Urdu, ultimately from Arabic قنديل (qindil).
Qurban قربان m Urdu, Afghani, Azerbaijani, Uyghur
From Arabic قُرْبَان (qurbān) meaning "sacrifice, gift (to God)". This is another name for the Islamic holiday Eid al-Adha, which features the ritual sacrifice of an animal.
Rafhaela f Urdu
Variant of Rafaela
Rafi رفیع m Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Indonesian
Means "high, noble, sublime" in Arabic.
Rahima رحیمہ f Arabic, Bengali, Urdu, Filipino, Maguindanao, Maranao
Feminine form of Rahim.
Rahmat رحمت m Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Urdu, Persian, Pashto, Bengali
Derived from Arabic رحمة (rahmah) meaning "mercy".
Ramzan رمضان m Chechen, Urdu
Chechen and Urdu form of Ramadan. A notable bearer is Ramzan Kadyrov (1976-), the current head of the Chechen Republic.
Raqeeb رقیب m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic رَقِيْب (raqiyb) meaning "overseer, observer" or "rival, competitor".
Rasheeda رشیدہ, راشدہ f Arabic, Urdu, Indian (Muslim), Dhivehi
Arabic variant transcription of Rashida as well as the Urdu and Dhivehi form.
Rasool رسول m Arabic, Persian, Urdu
Arabic alternate transcription of Rasul as well as the Persian and Urdu form.
Rawal راول m Urdu
The name Rawal is a Muslim Boys name. Urdu name dictionary suggests that Rawal name meaning in Urdu is سپاہی, and it belongs to اردو، ہندی origin. The lucky number of Rawal is 9, and lucky days are Wednesday, Friday... [more]
Razia رضیہ f Urdu, Bengali
Derived from Arabic رضي (radhiyy) meaning "satisfied, pleased, content".
Riham ريهام ، رهام f Urdu, Arabic
Means "drizzle" in Arabic and Urdu.
Riz ریز m & f Urdu
Short form of Rizwan or Rizwana.
Roshna روشنا f Indian, Malayalam, Urdu
Derived from Persian روشن (roshan) meaning "light, bright".
Roza روزہ f Persian, Urdu
The Persian word meaning "fast, fasting". Used as another term for the Arabic "Saum" meaning "fasting", which is one of the Five Pillars of Islam.