Home » Hanafi Fiqh » Muftionline.co.za » Keeping the name “ظفير”

Keeping the name “ظفير”

Answered as per Hanafi Fiqh by Muftionline.co.za

Q: Does the name Xavier (pronounced Zaveer) have a good meaning? Is it Arabic?


A: If this name is pronounced as ظفير, it means successful.

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

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, 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.