Changing one’s name after accepting Islam

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: I am a revert and my name is Angel. Is this a permissable name to have?


A: Keep a name with Islamic connotations.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)