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Arabic Names

GIRLS


Altair

(ahl – tah -EER); (ahl – TAYR)
Meaning: bird
Altaira

Amira

(ah – MEER – ah)
Meaning: princess
Amire, Ameera, Ameerah, Amirah

 Basimah

(BAH – see – mah)
Meaning: smiling
Ibtesam

Benazir

(BE – nə – zeer)
Meaning: incomparable

Cantara

(cahn – tah – rah)
Meaning: Bridge

Fadilah

(fah – DEE – lah)
Meaning: superior
Fadhilda, Fadila, Fadileh

Farida

(FAH – ree –dah)
Meaning: unique
Farideh, Faridah, Fareeda, Fareedah

Fatima

(FAH – tee – mah)
Meaning: captivating
Fatemeh, Fatimah

Ghada

(GAH – dah)
Meaning: charming girl

Hadya

(HAH – dee – yah)
Meaning: well behaved
Hadi, Hadyah, Hadia, Hadiah

Halima

(hah – LEEM – ah)
Meaning: gentle
Halimah

Inara

(in – NAR – ə)
Meaning: heaven sent
Enara

Jaeda

(JAY – də)
Meaning: goodness
Jada, Jawda, Jaydra, Jayeda, Jaide

Jala

(jah – lah)
Meaning: great
Jalaa

Karmina

(kah – REE – mah)
Meaning: generous
Karimah

Karina 

(kah – REE – nah)
Meaning: accomplice
Kareen, Kareena, Karin, Qareen, Oareena, Oarin

Khalila

(khah – LEE – lah)
Meaning: beloved
Kalila, Khaleela, Khaleelah

Laila

(LAY – lə)
Meaning: nightfall
Laylah, Leilah, Leyla, Leila, Lailah, Layla

Leila

(LAY – lə)
Meaning: born at night
Laylie, Laili, Laili, Lallie, Layla

Malak

(MAH – lak)
Meaning: Malaika

Muna

(MOO – nah)
Meaning: desire
Mona

Nabila

(nah – BEE – lah)
Meaning: born into nobility

Najila

(nah – JEE – lah)
Meaning: brilliant eyes
Najla

Raja

(RAH – jah)
Meaning: hope
Rajaa, Ragaa

Rana

(RAH – nah)
Meaning: behold

Rihanna

(ree – ayn – ah)
Meaning: sweet basil
Rihana

Rima

(REE – mah)
Meaning: white antelope

Sabah

(sah – BAH)
Meaning: morning
Saba

Saida

(sah – EE – dah)
Meaning: happy
Saidah, Saidah

Salma

(SAHL – mah)
Meaning: peaceful
Salam

Samina

(sah – mee – nah)
Meaning: healthy
Saminah

Shakira

(shah – KEER -ah)
Meaning: grateful
Shakeera, Shakeerah, Shakirah

Sharifah

(sah – REE – fah)
Meaning: illustrious
Sharifa, Sherifa, Cherifa

Tahirah

(TAH – hee -rah)
Meaning: virginal

Yasmin

(YAZ – min); (yas – MEEN)
Meaning: flower
Yasime, Yasmeen

Zada

(ZAH -dah)
Meaning: huntress

Zahra

(ZAH – rə)
Meaning: flowering
Zara, Zahraa, Zahrah

Zaida

(zah – EE – dah); (ZAY -də)
Meaning: lucky
Zayda, Zayda

Zaidee

(ZAY – dee)
Meaning: wealthy
Zada, Zaidi

Zanobia

(zah – NO – bee – ə)
Meaning: petite
Zanouba, Zanoubia

Zaria

(ZAHR – ee – ə)
Meaning: rose

Zia

(ZEE – ə)
Meaning: splendor
Zya, Zizi

BOYS

Adel

(ah – DEL)
Meaning: righteous
Adl

Farid

(fah – REED)
Meaning: one of a kind
Fareed

Hamal

(hah – MAHL)
Meaning: to bear

Halim

(hah – LEEM)
Meaning: gentle

Imran

(EEM- rən)
Meaning: host

Isa

(ee – sa)
Meaning: form of Jesus
Isaiah, Issac, Isah

Isam

(i – SAHM)
Meaning: safeguard

Jabir

(JAH – beer)
Meaning: consoler

Jamal

(jah – MAHL)
Meaning: handsome
Gamal, Jamar, Jahmal, Jamael, Jamil

Jericho

(JER – i – ko)
Meaning: city of the moon
Jerico

Kadar

(KAH – dahr)
Meaning: fate
Kadir, Qadir, Qadar

Kaliq

(KAH – leek)
Meaning: creative
Khaliq, Khalek, Khaleq

Kamal

(kah – MAHL)
Meaning: perfection

Karam

(kar – RAHM)
Meaning: hospitable

Kateb

(kah – teb)
Meaning: writer

Khalid

(KAH – leed); (kah – LEED)
Meaning: eternal

Khalil

(khah – LEEL); (khah – LIL)
Meaning: companion
Kahliel, Kahlil, Kalil

Khan

(KAHN)
Meaning: prince
Khanh, Khanh, Kan

Khoury

(KOOR – ee)
Meaning: priest
Koury

Malek

(MAH – lik); (mah – LEEK)
Meaning: king
Malik

Mansour

(mahn – SOOR)
Meaning: triumphant
Mansoor, Mansur

Nabil

(nah – BEEL)
Meaning: noble
Nabeel

Rabi

(rah – bee)
Meaning: spring

Rafi

(RAH – fee)
Meaning: exalted
Raphael

Rashad

(rah – SHAHD)
Meaning: thinker
Rashid, Reshad, Rashaad

Rashid

(rah – SHEED)
Meaning: counselor
Rashidi, Rasheed, Rashed

Said

(sah – EED)
Meaning: fortunate
Saeed

Salim

(sah – LEEM)
Meaning: safe
Salam, Selim

Sharif

(shah – REEF)
Meaning: variation
Sherif, Charif, Cherif, Shereef

Sulalman

(soo – lah – MAHN)
Meaning: variation of Solomon

Tahir

(TAH – heer)
Meaning: purify
Taher, Tahu, Taher

Taleb

(TAH – ləb)
Meaning: seeker
Talib

Tariq

(tah – REEK)
Meaning: path
Tarik, Tareeq

Yusuf

(YOO – səf)
Meaning: variation of Joseph
Yousef, Youssef, Yousuf, Yusef

Zahid

(zah – HEED)
Meaning: ascetic
Zahed

Zahir

(zah – HEER); (zah – HER)
Meaning: bright
Zuhayr, Zaher

Zaim

(Za – eem)
Meaning: authority

Zuhayr

(zoo – HAYR)
Meaning: sparkling
Zahara