What is the best transliteration of this name: إبراهيم ?
In particular, should we use “ee” or “i”?
Altair is an Arabic name that means “the flying one” (I think). But after closer inspection, it doesn’t seem to be a Muslim name (it wasn’t the name...
What are the best (the most correct) spellings of the following Muslim names?
آدم : Aadam, Adam, Adame, Adem ?
عمر : Omar,...
I live in Western Europe.
I’m a (Sunni) Muslim convert, thus I wish to choose a Muslim first name for myself.
After a lot of...
Yes, of course.
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I will convert to Islam soon and thus need to think about changing my...
What is the best spelling of this name خالد: Khaled or Khalid?
Please detail and explain your answer if you can.
Could you please sort these Muslims from the most popular/famous/influential to the least popular/famous/influential: Abu Bakr,...
When choosing a Muslim name, what is more important: the meaning/etymology of the name or the companions who had this name?
I have two questions.
Is believing in the existence of technologically superior extraterrestrial intelligences permitted in...
Is becoming an astrophysicist/astronomer acceptable in Islam?
It would only consist of research in astrophysics/astronomy. It...
I’m searching for good Islamic man names whose meanings are linked to one of the following words:
For a Muslim man, is "Altair" a good Islamic name?
I believe it has two possible pronunciations: AL-tare or AL-tie-ear.
For a man who has myopia, which is better to wear according to Islam: glasses or non-colored contact lenses?
I know both are...
Is playing chess acceptable if we respect these three conditions?:
- Playing chess doesn't make us miss praying on time.
For a muslim in the United States, is it okay to take as our own first name the English name of a prophet instead of the Arabic...
Separate names with a comma.