Islamic Muslim Baby Girl Modern Names with Meanings

Islamic Names for Girls

Are you expecting a baby girl? Choosing a name can be difficult—you want it to be perfect, beautiful both to the ear and in meaning. Here is a list of Islamic names and their meanings to help you choose a name worthy of your new child.

Muslim Girl Names with Meanings

A



Abia - Great
Abida - Worshiper
Abir, Abeer - Fragrance
Ablah, Abla' - Perfectly formed
Abra - Example, lesson
A'dab - Hope and need
Adara - Virgin
Adiba - Cultured, polite
Adila, Adilah, Adeela - Equal
Adiva - Pleasant, gentle
Afaf - Chaste, virtuous, decent, pure
Afifah - Chaste
Afra' - White
Ahd - Pledge, knowledge
Ahlam - Witty; one who has pleasant dreams; imaginative
A'idah, Aida - Visiting, returning; reward
Ain - Eye; precious
Aini - Spring, flower, source, choice
A'ishah, Aisha, Ayishah - Living, prosperous, youngest wife of the Prophet (pbuh)
Akilah - Intelligent, logical, one who reasons
Alhena - A ring; (A star in the constellation Gemini)
Alima - Wise
Alimah - Skilled in music or dance
Aliyyah, Aliah, A'lia - Exaulted, noble; highest social standing
Almas - Diamond
Aludra - Virgin
Alzubra - A star in the constellation Leo
Amal, A'mal, Amala - Hopes, aspirations
Amani - Wishes, aspirations
Amatullah - Female servant of Allah
Amber - Jewel
Aminah, Ameena - Trustworthy, faithful
Amineh - Faithful
Amirah, Ameera - Princess, leader
Amtullah - Female servant of Allah
Anan - Clouds
Anbar - Perfume, ambergris
Anisah - Close, intimate, good friend
Anwar - Rays of light
Ara - Opinions
Areebah - Witty, smart
Arub - Loving to her husband
Asima - Protector
Asiya - One who tends to the weak, one who heals
Asma' - Excellent, precious; daughter of Abu Bakr
Atifa - Affection, sympathy
Atiya - Gift
Ayah - Sign; distinct
Azhar - Flowers, blossoms
Azizah, Azeeza - Esteemed, precious, cherished
Azzah - Young; female gazelle


B



Badi'a - Unprecedented, admirable, unique
Badra - Full moon
Badriyyah - Resembling the full moon
Bahira, Baheera - Dazzling, brilliant
Bahiya - Beautiful, radiant
Balqis - Name of the Queen of Sheba
Banan - Delicate; fingertips
Baraka - White one
Bari'ah - Excelling
Barika - Bloom, be successful
Bashirah, Basheera - Bringer of good tidings and joy
Basimah, Baseema - Smiling
Basmah - A smile
Batul, Batool - Ascetic virgin
Bilqis - Queen of Sheeba
Bushra - Good omen
Buthaynah, Buthayna - Of beautiful and tender body


C



Cala - Castle
Cantara - Small bridge


D



Dahab - Gold
Dalal - Treated or touched in a kind and loving way
Duha, Dhuha - Before noon, morning


F



Fadilah, Fadheela - Virtuous, outstanding, superior, cultured, and refined
Fadwa - Self-sacrificing
Faizah - Victorious
Falak - Star
Farah - Joy
Faridah, Fareeda - Unique, matchless; precious pearl or gem
Farihah, Fareeha - Happy, joyful, cheerful, glad
Fatimah, Fatima - One who weans an infant or abstains, Daughter of the Prophet (pbuh); captivating
Fatin or Fatinah - Captivating, alluring, enchanting
Fawziyyah, Fawziya, Fazia - Successful, victorious
Fellah - Arabian jasmine
Firyal - Name
Firdaws, Firdoos - Highest garden in Paradise


G



Ghadah - Beautiful
Ghaliyah - Fragrant
Ghaniyah - Pretty girl, beautiful woman
Ghayda - Young, delicate
Ghusun, Ghusoon - Branches of a tree


H



Habibah - Beloved, sweetheart, darling
Hadiya - Guide to righteousness
Hadiyyah - A gift
Hafsah - Wife of the Prophet (pbuh)
Hafthah - Preserved, protected
Haifa, Hayfa' - Slender, of beautiful body
Halah - Aureole, light surrounding the moon
Halimah, Haleema - Gentle, patient, mild-tempered
Hamidah, Hameeda - Praiseworthy
Hana' - Happiness
Hanan - Mercy
Hanifah, Hanifa, Haneefa - True believer
Haniyyah - Pleased, happy
Hasna' - Beautiful
Hayam - Deliriously in love
Hayat - Life
Hessa - Destiny
Hibah - Gift
Hind - One hundred camels, prosperity; Indian
Huda, Hooda - Right guidance
Huma - Bird who brings joy
Huriyyah, Hooriya - Angel
Husn - Beauty
Husniyah - Beautiful


I



Ibtihaj - Joy
Ikram - Honor, hospitality, generosity
Ilham - Intuition
Iman - Faith, belief
Imtithal - Polite obedience
In'am - Kindness, benefaction, bestowal
Inas - Sociability
Inaya - Concern; solicitude
Intisar - Triumph
Izdihar - Flourishing, blooming


J



Jala' - Clarity, elucidation
Jamilah, Jameela - Beautiful, graceful, lovely
Janan - Heart, soul
Johara - Jewel
Jumanah - Silver pearl


K



Kalila - Sweetheart, beloved
Kamilah - Perfect
Karida - Untouched
Karimah, Kareema - Generous, noble
Kawthar - River in Paradise
Khadijah, Khadeeja - First wife of the Prophet (pbuh)
Khalidah - Immortal
Khayriyyah, Khairiya - Charitable, good
Khulud, Khulood - Immortality
Kulthum, Kulthoom - Daughter of the Prophet (pbuh)


L



Lama - Darkness of lips
Lamis, Lamees - Soft to the touch
Lamya' - Of dark lips
Latifah, Lateefa - Gentle, kind, pleasant, friendly
Layla, Leila - (Born at) night
Lina, Leena - Tender
Lubabah - The innermost essence
Luloah - A pearl
Lu'lu' - Pearls


M



Madihah, Madeeha - Praiseworthy
Maha - Deer eyes, beautiful eyes
Ma'isah - Walking with a proud, swinging gait
Maizah - Discerning
Majidah, Majeeda - Glorious
Makarim - Of good and honorable character
Malak - Angel
Malika - Queen
Manal - Attainment, achievement
Manar - Guiding light
Maram - Asperation
Mariam, Maryam - Mother of Jesus (pbuh); Arabic form of "Mary"
Mas'ouda - Happy, lucky, fortunate
Mawiyah - The essence of life
Maymunah - Auspicious, blessed
May - Old Arabic name
Maysa' - To walk with a proud, swinging gait
Maysun, Maysoon - Of beautiful face and body
Mayyadah - To walk with a proud, swinging gait
Mufidah, Mufeeda - Useful
Muhjah - Heart's blood, soul
Muminah - Pious believer
Muna, Mona - Wish, desire
Munirah, Muneera - Illuminating, shedding light
Mushirah, Musheera - Giving counsel, advising
Muslimah - Devout believer


N



Nabihah, Nabeeha - Intelligent
Nabilah, Nabeela - Noble
Nada - Generousity, dew
Nadia - The beginning, first
Nadidah, Nadeeda - Equal, rival
Nadirah - Rare, precious
Nadwah - Council
Nafisah, Nafeesa - Precious thing, gem
Nahlah - A drink of water
Na'ilah - Acquirer, obtainer, one who succeeds
Na'ima, Na'imah - Comfort, amenity, tranquility, peace
Najah - Success
Najat - Safety
Najibah, Najeeba - Of noble birth
Najiyah - Safe
Najla - Of wide eyes
Najwa - Confidential talk, secret conversation
Najya - Victorious
Nashida - Student
Nashita - Energetic, full of life
Nashwa - Fragrance, perfume, that which intoxicates
Nasiha - One who gives valuable advice
Nasira - Victorious, helper
Nathifa - Clean, pure
Nawal - Gift
Nawar - Flower
Nazahah - Purity, righteousness, honesty
Nazihah - Honest
Nazirah - Like, equal, matching
Nibal - Arrows
Nida - Call
Ni'mah - Blessing, loan
Ni'mat - Blessings, loans
Nouf - Highest point on a mountain
Nudar, Nudhar - Gold
Nuha - Intelligence
Numa - Beautiful and pleasant
Nur, Noor - Light


Q



Qubilah - Agreement, concord


R



Rabab - White cloud
Rabi'ah - Garden, springtime
Radeyah, Radhiya - Content, satisfied
Radwa, Radhwa - A mountain in Medina
Rafa' - Happiness, prosperity
Raghd - Pleasant
Rahimah - Merciful, compassionate
Ra'idah - Leader
Raja' - Hopeful
Rana - To gaze, look
Rand - Tree of good scent
Raniyah - Gazing
Rasha - Young gazelle
Rashida, Rasheeda - Wise, mature
Rawdah, Rawdha - Garden
Rawiyah - Transmitter of ancient Arabic poetry
Rayya - Sated with drink
Rida - Favored by God
Rihana - Sweet basil
Rim, Reem - Gazelle
Rima, Reema - White antelope
Rukan - Steady, confident
Ruqayyah, Ruqaya - Gentle; Daughter of the Prophet (pbuh)
Ruwaydah - Walking gently


S



Sabah - Morning
Sabirah - Patient
Safa - Clarity, purity, serenity
Safiyyah - Untroubled, serene, pure, best friend
Sahar - Dawn
Sahlah - Smooth, soft, fluent, flowing
Saidah - Happy, fortunate
Saihah - Good, useful
Sakinah, Sakeena - God-inspired peace of mind, tranquility
Salihah - Correct, agreeable
Salimah, Saleema - Peace, flawless, faultless, safe, healthy
Salma - Peaceful
Salwa - Solace; quail
Samah - Generosity
Samar - Evening conversation
Sameh - Forgiver
Samihah, Sameeha - Generous
Samira, Sameera - Entertaining female companion
Samiyah - Elevated, exhalted, lofty
Sana' - Resplendence, brilliance; to gaze, to look
Sawsan - Lily of the valley
Shadha - Aromatic
Shadiyah - Singer
Shahrazad - Teller of "Tales of 1,001 Nights"
Sharifah, Shareefa - Noble
Siham - Arrows
Souad or Su'ad - Happy, fortunate
Suha - Name of a star
Suhailah, Suhaylah, Suhayla - Smooth, soft, fluent, flowing
Suhaymah - Small arrow
Suhayr, Suhair - Proper name
Sumayyah, Sumaiya - High, lofty


T



Tahirah - Pure, chaste
Takiyah - Pious, righteous
Talibah - Seeker of knowledge
Tarub, Taroob - Merry
Thana' - Thankfulness
Thara' - Wealth
Thurayya - Star


U



Umayma - Little mother


W



Wafa' - Faithfulness
Wafiqah, Wafeeqa - Successful
Wafiyyah, Wafiya - Loyal, faithful
Wahibah - Giver, donor
Wajihah, Wajeeha - Eminent, distinguished
Walidah - Newborn
Warda, Wardah, Wordah - Rose
Widad - Love, friendship
Wijdan - Sentimental strength
Wisal - Communion in love


Y



Yafiah - High
Yakootah - Emerald
Yamha - Dove
Yaminah - Right and proper
Yasirah - Lenient
Yasmine, Yasmin, Yasmeen - Jasmine
Yumn - Good fortune, success
Yusra - Proper name


Z



Zafirah - Victorious, successful
Zahirah - Shining, luminous
Zahra' - White
Zahrah - Flower, beauty, star
Zainab, Zaynab - Daughter of the Prophet (pbuh)
Zakiyyah - Pure
Zaynah, Zaina - Beautiful
Zubaidah - Excellent

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Comments 158 comments

lolitabenzb 5 years ago

here is more about muslim baby names and baby caring


shama 5 years ago

enlightened,fire


Arif khan 4 years ago

excellent name thanks


abdul 4 years ago

all this old name


sulainarazi 4 years ago

old names


Ariana Rosalba Zaman 4 years ago

stupid names


sundas 4 years ago

i like these name they are very uniqe and having good meanings.


INSHA 4 years ago

Good names , names can never be stupid,u the person my be,allah hafiz


Risha 4 years ago

Nice names, names never be stupid,bt person may be stupid like u


Rahmatulie 4 years ago

Great names! May Allah blessed


lovely 4 years ago

not nice


henna 4 years ago

i like some of the names, but not alot. they have beautiful meanings regardless. however not exactly my taste/style. im after something more elegant or stylish and modern. thanks though.


norshi 4 years ago

i am absolutely horrifed that someone posted 'stupid names'. i feel shame in repeating it ASTAKFIRULLA! do not whatever you do write some insulting comments. though you may not like the names and fair enough that is your opinion however you have no right to say such a thing. all the names are beautiful and they have such religious meanings. your mentality is very low not these beautiful names.no offence.


4 years ago

there is no modern names.. all r old one


noor 4 years ago

i need some special and interesting names


naaz 4 years ago

awesome names


fella 4 years ago

nice names mashallah i have selected one for my cousin's baby :)


Hanif 4 years ago

Good names


Mohd irshad mewati 4 years ago

Mera naam mújhe bhut psnd hai kiyoki ye nam hadies pak m phut bar ata hai ye nam meri ma ne rkha tha i love my mother


bilal 4 years ago

good names,but there should b some unique names,


anum 4 years ago

really all are old names i need some rare and beautiful islamic names with beautiful meanings


aqsa 4 years ago

good names i like them....


ifran 4 years ago

good


muhsina maqbool 4 years ago

there is no a good or stylish name all is very common name i need a name for my coming baby very special and modern plz include some special name thankz


amanulla 4 years ago

there is no new name,all are old. i want modern name for my baby


azun 20 hours ago 4 years ago

good name


bushra 3 years ago

a nice and uniqu name


misbah 3 years ago

misbah


Arshad Alam 3 years ago

its ok


beena 3 years ago

my baby boy is called Ra'id meaning is leader/pioneer


dia 3 years ago

old names......


3 years ago

all name r very cute . hyder


nidawahid 3 years ago

all are old names.......


Sadia Maqsood 3 years ago

all names are good and have also gud meanings


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babynology 3 years ago from New York

Thanks for sharing. I admire Islamic baby names. Each name comes with information on any known meaning.


eashal khan 2 years ago

nice names but old 2...


IRSHAD 2 years ago

NICE


Maha Sheikh 2 years ago

Nice Names !


Wajeeha 2 years ago

Superb namex :)


areeba 2 years ago

super! like it


rashmi rai 2 years ago

it looks like old names ya.can u say something which can be added after fouziya?


ayesha 2 years ago

nice names.. i like smeeha the most


fathima sanha 2 years ago

fathima sanha


aimen khalid 2 years ago

Good but No new name .


muneer 2 years ago

Aysha filza

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Pls snd me girls name


marry 2 years ago

Add some new


shahid 2 years ago

Gud names thanks


manahil 2 years ago

Add some new names plz.


Aysha Gulnaz Ali 2 years ago

some names are awesome...


Bilal chaudhary.03006245706 2 years ago

Good name thanks


Mudasir 2 years ago

I need a name for my baby Girl,who took a birth on 25th of june 2014,..


duashah 2 years ago

good


mano 2 years ago

nice names


anaiba 2 years ago

mere naam ka mtlb bta de


farheen siddiqui 2 years ago

The best name for muslim girls are fatima , amna , jainab & many more.......


shaguftha 2 years ago

Alhumdulilli

like the name


Being Human Shams Ahmed 2 years ago

Sab name pyare ha


nasrin banu 2 years ago

names are gud but still i'm confused........


shaima 2 years ago

Nice name


sweet.honey 2 years ago

al names r sweet like me ;p


ajwa 2 years ago

jis larki ne in muslim names ko stupid bola hy uska apna naam kitna stupid rubbish hy os stupid k stupid name pe zara nazar daleye hahah


umme hayya 2 years ago

tell me the exact meaning of muslim baby boy name "inseram"


Bint e adam 2 years ago

nice name nd beautifull thanks


saya 2 years ago

nice name :p


Afza semin 2 years ago

Old & nice names


beenish 2 years ago

nice and beatiful


Thaslima masood 2 years ago

Nice name I Like it...


abeeha 2 years ago

I like my name....abeeeeeeha


noor 2 years ago

Nice names but need more interesting and lovely islamic names


aiza mehak 2 years ago

Nice &old names


2 years ago

all names are very nice


Arif 2 years ago

Not sooooo good & not sooooo bad.


areeba 2 years ago

abeeha....... auwsooooooooooom...name ,i love this name


aizan 2 years ago

These names are not unique:-)


shan e zahra 2 years ago

Nice names Masha Allah


Ahsan 2 years ago

nice


abiha 24 months ago

abiha


Hafza Farooq 24 months ago

Masha'Allah all names are having gud meanings...


Rana 24 months ago

Nice and beautiful name. Tanks


zubaria 23 months ago

Cute name zubaria


ayesha 22 months ago

All names with their meanings r good but i want a name having "sheen" which matches to my name and my husband shahid as well


I need a name for my girl baby date of birth 3dec2014 22 months ago

I need a new Islamic name for my daughter date of birth 3dec2014


malik azeem 22 months ago

I like my name


saba shaikh 21 months ago

All are nice names but i need some new unique names all name i have haered


Misbah 21 months ago

mashallah good name,and arbic name,my full name misbah shahzad,


nayab rasheed 21 months ago

I dont like this. All is old.


esha 21 months ago

Nice nanmes


HAFIZ IRFAN 21 months ago

ALL NAMES IS VERY BEST


fatimazahra 20 months ago

I love my name it is beautiful modern cool and I love my name


AFRA 20 months ago

ALL NAMES ARE VERY BEAUTIFUL. THERE IS MY NAME ALSO . I LOVE MY NAME. IT,S MEANING IS VERY BEAUTIFUL. ALLAH HUM SAB KO QAMAYAB KARE.................


aneesa 20 months ago

N0t vry satisfctry


dania 20 months ago

all bad. names I. dont like. any. name


nasrin 20 months ago

Good..all the names have great meanings...i choose the names such as ahad..fellah...etc


dr Rashi 20 months ago

nice names m searching Name fo my baby stylish name but should b islamic


sanam 20 months ago

Nice


Muhammad Yaseen Rana 20 months ago

All name is very nice.


atiya 20 months ago

very nice names....:)


princess 20 months ago

All these names r v.v.very nice names.


shahid 20 months ago

Better names


my name is iqra 20 months ago

i love my name soooo much


angel 20 months ago

Nice names


angel 20 months ago

Nice names


sana 20 months ago

My name is so sweet.tha


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sana 19 months ago

This names are beautiful. This names are old. Old is gold...


Sheez AliSh 19 months ago

Farig Names Koi Achy Name Batao ????


noor 19 months ago

Nice name


Rehana khan 19 months ago

All this old name


tahir shahbaz 19 months ago

Some name are good


Zahra Qasim 19 months ago

Nice names am sha ALLAH swt :)


yumna azka 18 months ago

it means pious and clean(pakiza)


iqra 18 months ago

good names


Alwaz 18 months ago

These Names Are Very Beautiful.


bismah 18 months ago

nice name


erum 18 months ago

im searching nice names 4 my twins baby.


waseem 18 months ago

Good looking and handsome


Ali Sarfaraz Alvi 18 months ago

Anisha & Risha are right, name kbi stupid ni hoty


Imran khan 18 months ago

Very Nice name


GOOD NAME 18 months ago

MCN,MZVNKN M


ayesh 17 months ago

nice but not more


Rana Mansha Naz 17 months ago

Some name are very nice thanks


areeba hoor 17 months ago

nice names


huzeema 17 months ago

nice name


Kamran 17 months ago

All of the well


Sumera 17 months ago

Very nice names.

Full of meanings

thanks a lot.


sana khan 17 months ago

no all this islami name not a old name


ibrahim warraich 16 months ago

good effort thanks


abdul jabbar 16 months ago

areeba is a nice name


anum 16 months ago

I need stylish names so plxxxx


Laidah 16 months ago

old names wants some new one for my coming baby


aryan kham 16 months ago

Aryan khan


samina 16 months ago

good......but I want some stylish name for my new born baby


sarfaraz Baloch 16 months ago

all are old names

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sarfaraz Baloch 16 months ago

very best name s


Nouman khan 16 months ago

All of these names are beautiful like started with the names (F)


danish s95 15 months ago

All of these names are beautiful...


amara 15 months ago

Modern hony chyyyh gggg sab names


atique 15 months ago

Asadjutt

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shafi jan ahmadzai 15 months ago

i love my name becuase i am also nice


saif 15 months ago

so sweet name islamic name


wasim khan from bannu 15 months ago

good nems i like it


ayesh maparah 15 months ago

1 of all names are not stupid. Ilike these names but not as much. keep it

:-)


rahela 14 months ago

what is mean by it


qurat ul ain 14 months ago

what is mean by


aq 14 months ago

Please tel me beautiful baby grl name


shama 14 months ago

Its the best name of the wrld

Give Roshni 2 evry1


Aarfa Asghar 14 months ago

Nice names which reveals the selection quality of the person who have posted it,but an addition of unique names which posessed strong meaning will be an good and demanding step.


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ismail khan 14 months ago

atiya is the beautiful name


Ubaid 14 months ago

All are Beautiful Names MA_SHA_ALLAH


areba 14 months ago

Good names and meaning

I like it very


sohaira 13 months ago

Really nice name


baxila Ayaz 10 months ago

Awesome names


baxila Ayaz 10 months ago

Awesome names

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