Category: Child Upbringing (Tarbiyyah)
Fatwa#: 38244
Asked Country: India

Answered Date: Oct 27,2018

Title: Please suggest name for a baby boy



please suggest name having similar meaning of noman for baby boy


Allah Hafiz


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

Nu’man is an Arabic term which means the blessed one.

Names which has similar meanings of Nu’man are Altaaf, Ayaan, Ataa’, Uwais, Talha, Tharwat, Ni’mat and Na’eem. [i]

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Mirza Mahmood Baig

Student Darul Iftaa

Jeddah, KSA

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.


[i] فتاوى دارالعلوم زكريا: 7/ 571-621، اسماء والقاب کے احکام 


Raahnumaa-e-islami naam (راھنمائے اسلامی نام) by Mufti Abdul al-Shakoor Qasmi:




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