Islamic Names or Muslim Names

A Muslim child where ever born, and a person embracing Islam, used to be called in a new name, probably in Arabic. Names of prophets, names combined with Asmaul Husna (Names of God), names from history, and the traditional or modern names are being used in this regard. Naming a child with a beautiful and honourable name is very important in Islam.

The Prophet always chose names with good and beautiful meanings, even telling people to change their names if they had unpleasant meanings.Give your child the best possible name. Here at the Names4Muslims.com, you can find beautiful and unique baby names for Muslims.

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Why Islamic Names with Meaning ?

Muslims must choose a name that has a righteous meaning, that will befit and bring blessings to the child throughout his or her life. It is reported that the Prophet (peace be upon him) said: "On the Day of Resurrection, you will be called by your names and by your fathers' names, so give yourselves good names." (Hadith Abu Dawud).
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Prohibited and undesirable names

Question: Are there names that are forbidden in the Shariah, which can not be called? What are these names?

Response: Praise be to Allah. Yes, there are names prohibited by Sharia, which can not be called, for example: It is forbidden to call any name which belongs only to Almighty Allah, as al-Halik ??????("Creator"), Read More

Aqiqah is a Sunnah Muakkadah (confirmed sunnah). If the guardian of the child is capable of slaughtering two sheep for a baby boy and one sheep for a female child, he should do it...
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What is circumcision ? Is it compulsory in Islam?

Circumcision is a Sunnat for males between the ages of 7 to 12 years. To circumcise after the age of 12 is prohibited. It is best to circumcise at an early age, even during Aqeeqa (7th day) as the child heals very quickly and does not suffer much. There is no need to have functions to celebrate the process of circumcision.
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Narrated By Ibn 'Umar : Allah's Apostle said: Islam is based on (the following) five (principles): 1. To testify that none has the right to be worshipped but Allah and Muhammad is Allah's Apostle. 2. To offer the (compulsory congregational) prayers dutifully and perfectly. 3. To pay Zakat. (i.e. obligatory charity) 4. To observe fast during the month of Ramadan 5. To perform Hajj. (i.e. Pilgrimage to Makah)

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