G to Z(Boy Names)


Gamal, Gamali - Camel 
Ghalib - Victor 
Ghassan - Old Arabic name 
Ghazi - Conqueror 
Ghiyath - Succorer 

Habib - Beloved 
Hadi - Guiding to the right 
Haidar (lion) 
Haitham (lion) 
Hakeem, Hakim - Wise, one of God's ninety-nine qualities 
Hakem - Ruler, governor 
Halim - Mild, gentle, patient 
Hamal - Lamb 
Hamdan - The praised one; variation of the name "Muhammad" 
Hamdan (praiser (of God)) 
Hamid - The praised one; variation of the name "Muhammad" 
Hamza (name of the Prophet's uncle) 
Hamzah - Lion 
Hanbal - Purity 
Hani - Happy, delighted, content 
Hanif - True believer 
Harith - Ploughman, cultivator 
Hariz (strong, secure, guarded) 
Haroun, Harun - Arabic form of "Aaron"; lofty or exalted; A Prophet's name 
Hasan (beautiful, good) 
Hashim - Broker, destroyer of evil; Hashim was a descendent of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) 
Hashim (haashim-smasher, name of the Prophet great grandfather) 
Hassan - Beautiful, handsome 
Hatim - Judge 
Haytham - Young hawk 
Hilal - Moon 
Hilel - The new moon 
Hisham - Generosity 
Hisham (hishaam - popular Arab name) 
Hud, Houd - A Prophet's name 
Hudhayfah - Old Arabic name 
Humam - Courageous, generous 
Humam (humaam- generous, heroic) 
Husain (demunitive form of Hasan (above)) 
Husain, Hussein - Little beauty; Hussein was a descendent of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) 
Husam - Sword 
Husam al Din - Sword of the faith 
Husayn - Beautiful 

Ibrahim - Father of a multitude; a Prophet's name (Abraham) 
Idris - A Prophet's name 
Ihsan - Beneficence 
Imad - Support, pillar 
Imad (pillar, post, support) 
Imad al Din - Pillar of the faith 
Imran - A Prophet's name 
Iqbal (iqbaal - advance, advent) 
Irfan - Thankfulness 
Isa, Eisa - A Prophet's name (Jesus) 
Isam (isaam-self-made success) 
Isam, Issam - Safeguard 
Ishaq - A Prophet's name 
Isma'il - A Prophet's name 
Izz al Din - Might of the faith 

Jabbar - Mighty 
Jabir - Consoler, Comforter 
Jafar - Rivulet 
Jalal - Glory of the faith 
Jalal (jalaal-glory, splendour) 
Jalil, Jaleel - Great, revered 
Jamal - Beauty 
Jamal (jamaal-beauty) 
Jamal al Din - Beauty of the faith 
Jamil (jameel-beautiful) 
Jamil, Jameel - Beautiful 
Jasim (great & famous) 
Jawad - Open-handed, generous 
Jawhar - Jewel, essence 
Jawwad (jawwaad-generous) 
Jibril - Archangel of Allah (Gabriel) 
Jihad - Struggle, holy war 
Jumah - Born on Friday 

Kadar, Kedar - Powerful 
Kadeen, Kadin - Friend, companion, confidant 
Kadeer, Kadir - Green or green crop (connoting freshness and innocence) 
Kahil - Friend, lover 
Kaliq - Creative, refers to a quality of God 
Kamal - Beauty, perfection 
Kamil (perfect, complete, genuine, learned) 
Kamil, Kameel - Perfect; one of the ninety-nine qualities of God 
Kardal - Mustard seed 
Karif, Kareef - Born in Autumn 
Karim, Kareem - Generous, noble, friendly, precious and distinguished 
Kaseem, Kasim - Divided 
Kasib, Kaseeb - Fertile 
Kateb - Writer 
Khair al Din - The good of the faith 
Khairy, Khayri - Charitable, beneficent 
Khaldun, Khaldoon - Old Arabic name 
Khalid, Khaled - Eternal 
Khalil, Khaleel, Kalil - Beautiful, good friend 
Khatib - Religious Minister 
Khuzaymah - Old Arabic name 

Labib (labeeb-wise) 
Labib, Labeeb - Sensible, intelligent 
Laith (lion) 
Latif - Gentle, kind, pleasant, friendly 
Luqman - A Prophet's name 
Lutfi - Kind and friendly 

Mahdi - Guided to the right path 
Mahdi (guided one) 
Mahir - Skilled 
Mahmud, Mahmoud - The praised one; variation of the name "Muhammad" 
Maimun - Lucky 
Majdy - Glorious 
Majid al Din - Glory of the Faith 
Majid, Majd - Glorious 
Makin - Strong, firm 
Malik - Master, angel, king 
Mamdouh - One who is commended, praised, glorified 
Ma'mun - Trustworthy 
Ma'n - Benefit 
Mansur - Divinely aided 
Mansur (mansoor-victorious) 
Marid - Rebellious 
Marwan (marwaan-name of an Omayad caliph who built the Dome of the Rock) 
Marzuq - Blessed by God, fortunate 
Mash'al - Torch 
Mas'ud - Fortunate, happy, lucky 
Mazin - Proper name 
Misbah - Lamp 
Mohammed - Praised; from "Muhammad", name of the Prophet (pbuh) 
Mu'adh - Protected 
Mu'awiyah - Young fox (first Umayyad Kalifah) 
Mu'ayyad - Supported 
Muaz (protected) 
Mubarak - Happy, blessed 
Mufid, Mufeed - Useful 
Muhammad - Praised; the name of the Prophet (pbuh) 
Muhanned - Sword 
Muhsin - Beneficient, charitable 
Muhtadi - Rightly guided 
Mujahid - Fighter (in the way of Allah) 
Mukhtar - Chosen 
Mundhir - Warner, cautioner 
Munir, Muneer - Brilliant, shining 
Munsif (just, fair) 
Muntasir - Victorious 
Muntasir (winner) 
Murad (muraad-aim) 
Murtadi, Murtadhy - Satisfied, content 
Musa, Moosa - A Prophet's name (Moses) 
Mus'ad - Unfettered camel 
Muslih (reformer) 
Muslim - Submitting oneself to God 
Muslim (surrender (to God)) 
Muslim (surrender to God) 
Mustafa - Chosen one 
Muta - Obeyed 
Mu'tasim - Adhering (to faith, to God) 
Mu'tazz - Proud, mighty 
Muti - Obedient 
Muwaffaq - Successful 
Muwaffaq (fortunate) 

Nabhan, Nabih - Noble, outstanding 
Nabih (noble, famous) 
Nabil, Nabeel - Noble 
Nadhir - Warner 
Nadim, Nadeem - Friend 
Nadir - Dear, rare 
Naif Na'il - Aquirer, earner 
Nail (naa-yel-achiever) 
Naim - Comfort, ease, tranquility 
Naji - Safe 
Najib, Najeeb - Of noble descent 
Najjar - Carpenter 
Najm (star, planet) 
Najm al Din - Star of the faith 
Nasif (just) 
Nasih - Advisor 
Nasim - Fresh air 
Nasir al Din - Protector of the faith 
Nasir, Nasser - Protector 
Nasser - Victorious 
Nawaf (nawaaf-popular Arab name) 
Nawfal - Generous, old Arabic name for the Sea 
Nawfal (popular Arab name) 
Nazih, Nazeeh - Pure, chaste 
Nazim, Nazeem - Arranger, adjuster 
Nazir (bright) 
Nuh, Nooh - A Prophet's name 
Numair - Panther 
Nu'man - Blood 
Numan (numaan-blood) 
Nur al Din - Brightness of the faith 
Nuri, Noori - Shining, brightness 

Omar - Long life, first son, most high, the Prophet's follower 
Omran - Solid structure 
Pasha (lord, honourific title) 

Qadir (able, powerful) 
Qa'id (qaayed-leader) 
Qasim - Divider, distributor 
Qays - Firm 
Qudamah - Courage 
Quds (holiness, sanctity) 
Qutaybah, Qutaiba - Irritable, impatient 

Rabah - Gainer 
Rabi - Spring, breeze 
Rafi - Exalting 
Rafi (exalted) 
Rafiq - Kind, friend 
Raghib (willing, desirous) 
Raghib, Ragheb - Desirous 
Rahman - Compassionate, merciful; referring to qualities of God listed in the Qu'ran 
Ra'id - Leader 
Rais - Captain 
Rakin - Respectful 
Rashad - Integrity of conduct 
Rashad (rashaad-good sense, maturity) 
Rashid - One of good council; rightly guided, having true faith 
Ratib - Arranger 
Rauf (ra-oof-merciful) 
Rayhan - favored by God 
Rayhan (ease, fragrant, comfort) 
Reda, Rida, Ridha - (In God's) favor; contentment, satisfaction 
Ridwan - Acceptance, good will; name of the keeper of the gates of Heaven 
Riyad, Riyadh - Gardens 

Saad - Good luck 
Sabih, Sabeeh - Beautiful 
Sabir, Sabeer - Patient 
Sadaqat - Charity 
Sadiq (saadiq-truthful) 
Sa'eed, Sa'id - Happy 
Safiy - Best friend 
Safwan - Rocks 
Safwan (popular Arab name) 
Sahir - Wakeful 
Sajid - One who worships God 
Salah - Righteousness 
Salah al Din - Righteousness of the Faith 
Saleh, Salih - Good, right 
Salim, Saleem - Safe, whole, flawless 
Salman - Safe 
Sameh - Forgiver 
Sami - High, lofty, exalted 
Samir (companion, entertainer) 
Samir, Sameer - Entertaining companion 
Samman - Grocer 
Saqr - Falcon 
Sariyah - Clouds at night 
Saud - Fortunate 
Sayid (sayy-id-chief, leader) 
Sayyid - Master 
Seif al Din - Sword of the faith 
Seif, Sayf - Sword (of religion) 
Shadi - Singer 
Shafiq, Shafeeq - Compassionate, tender 
Shakil (shakeel-beautiful) 
Shakir - Thankful 
Sharaf (honour) 
Sharif, Shareef - Honest, noble, distinguished 
Shihab - Flame, blaze 
Siraj - Lamp, light 
Sofian - Devoted 
Subhi - Early morning 
Suhail, Suhayl - Gentle, easy; the name of a star 
Suhayb - Of reddish hair or complexion 
Sulaiman, Sulayman - A Prophet's name (Solomon) 
Su'ud, Suoud - Good luck 

Tahir - Pure, clean 
Talal - Nice, admirable 
Talib - Seeker (of truth) 
Tamam - Generous 
Tamir - One who owns date palm trees 
Tarif, Tareef - Rare, uncommon 
Tariq - Name of a star 
T'ariq (taariq-knocker) 
Tawfiq - Success, reconciliation 
Tawqir (goodluck, success (granted by Allah)) 
Taymullah - Servant of God 
Taysir - Facilitation 
Tayyib - Good or delicate 
Tazim (honour) 
Thabit - Firm 
Thaqib - Shooting Star 

Ubadah, Ubaida, Ubaydah - Servant of God 
Ubaid - Faithful 
Ubayy - Old Arabic name 
Umar - Name of the second Khalifa 
Umarah - Old Arabic name 
Umayr, Umair - Old Arabic name 
Usaid (small lion) 
Usama, Usamah - Description of a lion 
Utbah - Old Arabic name 
Uthman - One of the companions of the Prophet (pbuh) 

Wadi - Calm, peaceful 
Wafiq, Wafeeq - Successful 
Wahid - Singular, exclusive, unequalled 
Wa'il - Coming back (for Shelter) 
Waiz (preacher) 
Wajih, Wajeeh - Noble 
Wakil - Lawyer 
Waleed, Walid - Newborn child 
Walliyullah - Supporter of God 
Wasi (broad-minded) 
Wasim, Waseem - Graceful, good looking 
Wazir - Minister 

Yahyah - A Prophet's name 
Yaman - Proper name 
Ya'qub - Arabic form of "Jacob" 
Yasar, Yasser - Wealth, ease 
Yasin, Yaseen - One of Muhammad's names 
Yasir - Wealthy 
Yazid, Yazeed - God will increase 
Youssef, Yusef, Yusuf - Arabic form of "Joseph"; to increase (in power and influence); a Prophet's name 
Yunus, Yoonus - A Prophet's name 
Yushua - God saves 
Yusuf - A Prophet's name (Joseph) 
Yusuf (Joseph) 

Zafir - Victorious 
Zahid - Self-denying or ascetic 
Zahir - Bright, shining 
Zaid, Zayd - Increase, growth 
Zaim - Brigadier General 
Zakariyya - A Prophet's name 
Zaki - Intelligent 
Zakiy - Pure 
Ziad (ziyaad - popular Arab name) 
Ziaul-Haq (Zia-ul-Haq - "Light of Truth") 
Ziyad - Super abundance 
Zoheb "little gold" - the dimunitive form of zahab [correct Arabic is: dhahab] 
Zohoor (appearance) 
Zuhair (demunitive form of zahr (flower)) 
Zuhair, Zuhayr – Bright