List of Arabic theophoric names

This is a list of Arabic theophoric names.[1][2]

Islamic namesEdit

Abdul with names of GodEdit

Following are names consisting of the appellation abdul, "servant of", followed by one of the names associated with God in the Qur'an.

Allah suffix – of AllahEdit

Zakatullah is also reported in Pakistan (Zakat = handout, Allah is the name of God)

ad-Din suffix – Faith,CreedEdit

Rahman — CompassionateEdit

OthersEdit

Non-Islamic namesEdit

Pre-IslamicEdit

Egyptian ChristianEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Salahuddin Ahmed (1999). A Dictionary of Muslim Names. London: Hurst & Company.
  2. ^ S. A. Rahman (2001). A Dictionary of Muslim Names. New Delhi: Goodword Books.

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