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General Supervisor: Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid
Mon 8 Raj 1436 - 27 April 2015
Names and Nicknames
99911 - Ruling on calling a child Rukaan
66084 - Ruling on likening women to angels
84304 - Ruling on calling one’s son Mu’aawiyah and mention of some who bore this name
82700 - This is not one of the names of the Messenger (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him)
96677 - Ruling on giving the name Lara
93635 - Can she marry a Muslim whose family is Catholic? Can the children be named after his kaafir people?
83539 - It is makrooh to call a girl Yathrib
71296 - Is it permissible to name his daughter Tabaarak?
75556 - Ruling on calling a child ‘Abd al-Muttalib
82138 - Is it permissible for a woman to change her name and take her husband’s name?
82786 - It is makrooh to give a child the name Malak (“angel”)
35705 - He wants to name his son Najeeb – does he have the right to call his son Najeeb?
69950 - Is it permissible to call my daughter Hibah and my son Rida?
44825 - He is asking about the hadeeth, “The most beloved names to Allaah…”
23273 - How important is it for a new Muslim to change his name?
6620 - Should he change his wife’s name Sahira?
14622 - Is it obligatory to change one's name if its meaning is not good?
14626 - Does changing one's name change the divine decree?
12617 - Does a Christian woman have to give her child from her Muslim boyfriend a Muslim name?
21359 - How the name affects the child
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