Nov 5, 2012

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What does the following names mean

What does the following names mean


What does the following names mean, 1. Ahtoufa (Female), 2. Mukhadra (Female), 3. Safera (Female), 4. Hanfa (Female), 5. Muhammed  Sadeem (Male) , 6. Muhammad Saif (Male).


In the name of Allāh, Most Gracious, Most Merciful
Assalāmu ῾alaykum wa Rahmatullāhi Wabarakātuh

  1. Ahtoufa   –   The meaning of this name was not found
  2.  Mukhadarah   –  Means A Girl who is kept in seclusion from the outside world.[1]
  3. Safera   –  Means To be empty or to be devoid.[2]
  4. Hanfa   –   Means To turn or Bend sideways.[3] It was also the name of the wife of Sayiduna Ismail Alayhis Sallaam.[4]
  5. Muhammad – One who is Praised,
    Name of our Beloved Prophet of Sallalahu Allayhi Wassallam.[5]
  6. Sadeem   –   Means Mist.[6]
  7. Saif   –  Means A Sword.[7]

And Allah Ta’ala knows best
Mufti Luqman Hansrot
Fatwa Dept.

[1] (Hans Wehr Arabic-English Dictionary Pg 229)

[2] (Hans Wehr Arabic-English Dictionary Pg 518)

[3] (Hans Wehr Arabic-English Dictionary Pg 210)

[4] (Treasury of Muslim Names Pg225)

[5] (Treasury of Muslim Names Pg150)

[6] (Hans Wehr Arabic-English Dictionary Pg 404)

[7] (Hans Wehr Arabic-English Dictionary Pg 448

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