Q: The meaning of a Hindu boy’s name is “lord of the world”, is it allowed for me to take his name to talk about him with somebody?
A: It is reprehensible to keep these types of names. Hence, you may refer to him or call him by his surname.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Zakaria Makada
Checked & Approved:
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)