The name “Zahrah”

Q: We having a baby girl inshallah and want to know if the name Zayara or Zahara is permissble to keep?


A: Zahrah is a good name which means a flower. However it is not spelt as Zahara instead it is Zahrah.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)