Muslim Baby Boy Names:
Muslim Boy Names
We have a
large amount of popular Muslim baby boy names with meanings.
The Muslim boy name should be meaningful. Hence the name of a Muslim is of such
a nature that by the mere mention of it, the listener understands
that the person so addressed, is a Muslim. It is for this reason that
our elders laid great emphasis on keeping good and pleasant
baby boy names.
It is indeed a
joyous occasion when parents are blessed with a baby boy.
However, the extent of the joy could be enhanced even
further if the laws of Shariat are followed. When choosing a
Muslim baby name for the child, it should be done with the
intention that the baby boy will be blessed with the barakah
of that name. We hope that the website will prove useful to
parents and relatives of new born to choose and select
beautiful Muslim baby boy names of their choice from our names
The barakah of naming a child after the beloved name of
Rasoolullah (Sallallahu-alayhi-wasallam) said: “Whoever is
named after me with the hope of being blessed, he will be
blessed and will be in peace till the Day of Qiyaamah.”
He also said: “To whomever is born a boy and he names him
Muhammad solely for the love of me and for the blessings of
my name, then both he (the father) and his son will enter
Undesirable names should be changed:
Aaishah (RA) reports that Rasool (Sallallahu-alayhi-wasallam)
used to change displeasing names replacing them with good
Abdullah bin Umar (RA) relates that one of his sisters was
names Aasiyuah (disobedient). Rasoolullah (Sallallahu-alayhi-wasallam)
changed it to Jameelah (beautiful).
Zainab (RA) says that I had been named Birrah (pious).
Rasoolullah (Sallallahu-alayhi-wasallam) said: “Do not claim
piety for Allah knows best who amongst you are pious. Name
Be proud of your identity and faith:
Muslims should always be proud of their identity and faith.
Nowadays, to conceal his identity, it is common practice for
a person to ‘westernize’ his name, like substituting Yoosuf
with oe or Joseph, Sulaimaan with Solly or Sully, Faatimah
with Fatli, Sumayyah with Summi etc. Efforts to distort such
beautiful names meely reveal an un-Islamic and sacreligious
Muslim Boy Names