Keeping the name “Munaaf”

Q: Is keeping the came Munaaf permissible? If someone has this name, is it compulsory to change it?

Bismillaah

A: Abstain from this name.

It is better that he changes the name.

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

 

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)