A Guide To Islamic Names


Comprehensive introduction to Islamic names. Imported. Discussion includes:

Names in general
Names in Islam
Classification of Islamic Names: Ism, Kunya, Nasab, Nisba, Laqab
A father’s responsibility in giving good names to his children
Times of naming
The Prophet’s (pbuh) liking of good names and dislike for bad names
Changing of bad names by the Prophet (pbuh)
Influence of good or bad names
Best names
Worst names
Shari’a’s injunction for naming after the kunya of the Prophet (pbuh)
More than one name
Superstition in nomenclature
Part 2 – Glossary of Names
Names of the Prophet
Excellent names of Allah (swt)
Names and attributes of Prophet Muhammed (pbuh)
Names of the wives of the Prophet (pbuh)
Names of the Sahaba
Names of the Sahabiyat
List of names according to the Arabic alphabetical order
Issues to bear in mind
Author: Bashir bin Muhammad bin Abdul Hamid al-Ma’sumi
Publisher: Ad-Dar as-Salafiah (1999)
Pages: 189 Binding: Paperback


Additional information

Weight 0.364 g
Dimensions 23.9 x 16.8 x 1.1 cm