I have one daughter of 1 year. We kept her name Muslima because one of my Sheikh has suggested me that. Now I want to know the meaning of her name ‘Muslima’. Can you please help me for this?

I have one daughter of 1 year. We kept her name Muslima because one of my Sheikh has suggested me that. Now I want to know the meaning of her name ‘Muslima’. Can you please help me for this?

Answer

(Fatwa: 603/603/M=1434)

Muslima is a good name. It means: a woman who bows her head, obedient and dutiful.

Allah (Subhana Wa Ta’ala) knows Best

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband