List of Arabic theophoric names

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

Islamic Girl namesEdit

Abdul prefix – Servant ofEdit

Allah suffix – of AllahEdit

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

ad-Din suffix – Faith,CreedEdit


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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