Keeping the name Yasmeen

Q: Is “Yasmeen” supposed to be pronounced with a ta marbuta?

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A: This name seems to be a Persian name. Persian names usually don’t have a taa marbuta.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

 


Q: Is it an acceptable name for a Muslim?

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A: It is the name of a flower. Hence it is alright.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)