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A Non-Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Hilal

HIp + LAnd + pLay

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Original Spellingهِلَال
How to write Hilal in the original language, such as Arabic or Persian
Alternate spellings of HilalHilaal Helaal Helal
All of the above spellings are acceptable for this name. You may also create your own spelling.

This is NOT a Quranic name, but Muslims can use it since it doesn't have a bad meaning.

Meaning of Hilal

Hilal is an Arabic name for boys that means “beginning of rain”. It also means “crescent moon”.


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  1. Anonymous on Thursday 28th of January 2016 02:39:09 PM

    Is it the same as Helal?

    So it is Arabic but not from the Quran itself.
    Shouldn’t it be written that the meaning of “Crescent Moon” is a reference to the moon of Eid.

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