Keeping the name Salmaan Farsi

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Q: I am going to name my baby “Salman Farsi”. Below I mentioned some formats of the name, please tell me which is good.

a) Salman Al-Farsi… 

b) Salman Farsi…

c) Salman Al-Farsi Bin… 

d) Salman Farsi Bin…

Please let me know some information regarding Salman Al Farsi (r.a).


A: You can keep the name Salmaan without the word Faarsi.

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


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Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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