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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of LayanTender and Delicate
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How to pronounce Layan

pLay + rUn + YArN

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Layan in Arabic)لَيان
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of LayanLaiaane Laiaan Layan Layaane Laeaane Laiane Laean Laeaan Layane Layanne Laean
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Quranic Root
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L-Y-N
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Meaning of Layan

Layan is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means softness, gentleness, tenderness, the opposite of roughness. It is derived from the L-Y-N root which is used in a number of places in the Quran.

And speak to him with gentle speech that perhaps he may be reminded or fear [Allah]. (Quran 20:44)

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