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Ishraq

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A Quranic Name for Boys and Girls

Short meaning of IshraqLight and Radiance
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How to pronounce Ishraq

Islam + SHop + pRay + mAn + IraQ

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Ishraq in Arabic)إِشْرَاق
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of IshraqIychraqq Iychrak Ichraaq Echraqq Ishraak Eychraq Ichraq Eshraake Ishraaqe Iyshraqq Eshraak
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Quranic Root
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SH-R-Q
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Meaning of Ishraq

Ishraq is a direct Quranic name for boys and girls that means “sunrise”, “daybreak”, and more figuratively it means “illumination”, “emergence”, “vividness”. Ishraq is used in the Quran in verse 18 of chapter 38:

 We caused the mountains to join [Prophet David] in extolling Our limitless glory at sunset and at sunrise. (Quran 18:38)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Sunday 14th of January 2018 07:32:34 PM

    The quotation from the Qur’an is incorrect. The Surah is 38 and the Ayah 18. (Surah Saad, 38, Ayah/verse 18)

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