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URGENT DIVORCE OVER WHATSAPP

I just got this text from my husband: “It is obvious that things are not gonna work between us.” Then after some other messages, he texts: “You are divorces” (Note HIS spelling of the last word. He claims he meant to put a D, not to make it plural) What is the ruling...

NAMING A BABY GIRL

QUESTION: As Salaam Alaikum, Can you tell me what is the correct spelling and pronunciation for a girl’s name, which is pronounced Ah-Ree-Ahh… 1. Thinking it’s either Aria or Arya. Which is more suitable? 2. What is the meaning of both in Arabic? 3. Are either of...

What is the meaning and spelling of Ariz Rahman?

What is the meaning and spelling of Ariz Rahman? بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم (Fatwa: 675/597/M=06/1440)   Areez means wide and vast. Rahman is among the beautiful names of Allah, it means All-Merciful. The spelling is: Areezur Rahman.Allah knows Best! Darul Ifta,Darul...

Correct spelling of Names

Can we keep these names with the following spelling? And please mark if any of these names is not permissible for a Muslim boy or girl and please hazrat do mention if we have to do taubah for being called by a name that is not permissible to have. Names: Taiba,...

What does the name Razwana mean?

Answered by:  Aalimah Sabrina Saidova​ Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah My name is Razwana please can you tell me the meaning of this name? As I could only find Rizwana in the Islamic list, I want to know if Razwana...

Meaning of the names Nazeem or Naazim

Q: I would like to know the correct spelling and pronounciation of a name. Is it Natheem/Nazeem/Nazim, ناظيم /نظيم and the meaning of it.Is it also allowed to to name a boy with it by adding Muhammad before the name?A: There is no exact equivalent in English for...

Keeping the names Israa’eel and Binyaameen

Q: Is it permissible to name a Muslim child Isra'eel or Benyamin? What's the correct spelling of both? A: Yes. There is no exact equivalent for the Arabic alphabets in the english language. A close spelling will be Israa'eel and Binyaameen.And Allah Ta'ala (الله...

Keeping the name Mana

Q: I am marrying a convert who is not obliged to change his name as his name does not mean anything that goes against Islam, however my family has requested he still have a Muslim name for the family and Muslim community for introductory purposes, also in case he...

Keeping the name “Haadiyah”

Q: Looking for the correct spelling and meaning of the name Haadiyah. Is it a good name to keep. A: Yes, it means the one who guides people towards good.And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by:Mufti Zakaria MakadaChecked & Approved:Mufti Ebrahim...