Dictionary of Islamic Names

Soft, 9786035000291, Darussalam, Prof. Hafiz Shaukat Ali Hareeri, english, 234, 14x21
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Book Overview:

"Dictionary of Islamic Names" authored by Prof. Hafiz Shaukat Ali Hareeri is an extensive compilation that goes beyond being a mere repository of names. This 234-page dictionary serves as a guide explaining the connotations and the etiquettes of naming in Islam, highlighting the beauty and significance of hundreds of Islamic names. It also meticulously lists the names of Allah (SWT) and the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), drawing from the deep wells of Islamic tradition to aid in the selection of meaningful and spiritually rich names.

Author Bio:

Prof. Hafiz Shaukat Ali Hareeri is a scholar with a profound interest in Islamic studies, particularly in the area of Islamic personal names. His work captures the essence of Islamic cultural heritage, providing valuable insights into the names that carry deep historical and religious significance for Muslims around the globe. The professor's dedication to Islamic education is evident in his meticulous approach to compiling this dictionary, making it a must-have for those seeking meaningful names with beautiful Islamic connotations.


Main Features:  

  • Detailed meanings of a wide range of Islamic names for both boys and girls.
  • Insightful guidelines on Islamic principles of selecting and giving names.
  • A dedicated section featuring the Asma Ul Husna (The Beautiful Names of Allah) and the names of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
  • Easy-to-navigate softcover format of 14X21 cm to facilitate quick reference.
  • Information is provided in English, catering to a diverse readership.


Abdullah al-Qurtubi
Darussalam’s "Dictionary of Islamic Names" is a well-researched directory, detailing the profound meanings and cultural significance embedded in Islamic names. It stands as an essential linguistic bridge for English speakers seeking meaningful and authent
Asmaa Bint Yousuf
Prof. Hafiz Shaukat Ali Hareeri's "Dictionary of Islamic Names" thoughtfully presents the etymology and narratives behind Islamic names, promoting clarity and piety in the choice of names. The inclusion of names of divine origin adds to its stature as a p
Ilyas Kareem
"Dictionary of Islamic Names" is an extensive reference book by Prof. Hafiz Shaukat Ali Hareeri, offering not just the meanings, but also the foundations and virtues behind choosing Islamic names. It's enriched with the beautiful names of Allah (S.W.T) an
Ayesha Rahman
This dictionary goes beyond merely listing names, offering a depth of understanding about the principles of Islamic names – a blend of cultural heritage and religious significance. It's an exemplary guide for selecting names with positive meanings and con
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