The name “Yaafi'”

Q: My son’s name is Yaafi’ Mohammed. I would like to request you to kindly give some advice about the name. I searched the internet and found the meaning of Yaafi’ is honoured and a narrator of Hadith.


A: Yaafi’ means young.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)