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Islamic (Quranic) Boy Names Starting With Y | 16 Names

Yahya

Yahya is a direct Quranic name for boys. It has a special significance since it was a divinely created and chosen name, as retold in the Surat Maryam 19:7 O Zachariah, We bring you good news ... Read more

Yamaan

Yamaan is an Arabic name for boys that means "blessed", "favored by God". It also means "Yemeni", a person from Yemen. Read more

Yamar

Yamar is an indirect Quranic name for boys and girls that means "life", "long-lived", "alive". It is derived from the Ain-M-R root which is used in many places in the Quran. Say: "Had God ... Read more

Yameen

Yameen is a direct Quranic name for boys that means "right hand", "on the right", "toward the right (direction)", "blessedness", "power". It You were not able to read any book before this, nor ... Read more

Yaqeen

Arabic and Persian for "certainty", "lack of doubt". Read more

Yaqub

Yaqub (Jacob) is a direct Quranic name for boys that refers to one of the prophets of the Quran, whose name is mentioned 16 times in the Quran. Yaqub is an ancient name that means "successor", ... Read more

Yasar

Yasar is an Arabic name for boys that means "ease", "luxury", "lack of trouble". It also means "left", "left hand". Read more

Yaseer

Arabic for "easy", "blessed", "in an easy life", "living well". Read more

Yashal

Yashal is an indirect Quranic name for boys and girls that means "he/she started to give off light", "he/she started to glow", "he/she kindled a fire". Yashal is derived from the SH-AIN-L ... Read more

Yasir

Yasir is an indirect Quranic name for boys that means "easy" (opposite difficult), "right-handed". It the name of a Sahabi, Yasir abu Ammar, may Allah be pleased with him. Yasir is derived ... Read more

Yazeed

Yazeed is a direct Quranic name for boys that means "he makes progress", "he increases in power and wealth", "he becomes happier", "he increases in virtue". And so they fall down upon their ... Read more

Yunus

Yunus is a direct Quranic name for boys and is the name of one of the prophets mentioned in the Quran (peace be upon him). According to some sources he was sent to the people of Nineveh (near ... Read more

Yusr

Yusr is an Arabic name for girls that means "ease", "gentleness", "needlessness". Read more

Yusri

Yusri is an indirect Quranic name for boys that means "rich", "needless", "in ease". It is derived from the Y-S-R root which is used in many places in the Quran. But as for him who believes ... Read more

Yusrullah

Yusrullah is an Arabic name for boys and girls that means "ease and luxury that comes from God", "God's blessing", "God's favor". Read more

Yusuf

Yusuf is a Quranic name for boys that refers to one of the prophets of the Quran, whose name is mentioned 27 times and chapter 12 of the Quran, known as Surat Yusuf, is dedicated entirely to his ... Read more
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