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Can you please provide a long list of Sahabi names?

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Below is a list of Sahabi names (names of companions of the Prophet), starting with the most popular ones. If you have questions about any of these names feel free to ask.

Arqam bin Abi al-Arqam (snake)
Baraa bin Malik (innocent)
Hasan bin Ali (handsome)
Hussain bin Ali (handsome)
Zubair bin Awaam (wise, firm, resolved)
Tufail bin Amr ad-Doosi (child, soft, night)
Abbas bin Abdul Mutallib (lion)
al-Miqdad bin al-Aswad (splitter, one who cuts things in half)
Abu Ayyub al-Ansari (father of Ayyub, Ayyub's meaning is not known with certainty, it is the name of a prophet in the Quran)
Abu Bakr as-Siddiq (young)
Abu Dharr al-Ghaffari (ant, or hermit, ascetic)
Abu Saeed al-Khudri (happy)
Abu Ubaida bin al-Jarraah (worshiper of Allah)
Abu Moosa al-Ash'ari (father of Moosa, who is an ancient prophet, the meaning of his name is not clear)
Abu Huraira (father of cats)
Usama bin Zayd bin Haritha (lion)
Asaad bin Zarara (happy)
Anas bin Malik (friend)
Bilal bin Rabaah (water)
Thabit bin ad-Duhdaah (steafast, stable, firm)
Jaafar bin Abi Talib (river)
Huzaifa bin al-Yamaan (free from faults)
Hassaan bin Thabit (handsome)
Hamzah bin Abd al-Mutallib (lion)
Khalid ibn al-Waleed (eternal, immortal)
Zayd bin Thabit (increase, prosperity)
Zayd bin Haritha
Saad bin Abi Waqqaas (happy)
Saad bin Ubadah
Saad bin Muaaz
Saeed bin Zayd (happy)
Salman al-Farsi (free from fault, safe)
Suhail bin Amr (ease)
Suhaib ar-Roomi (one whose hair color tends toward red or brown)
Talha bin Ubaidullah (shade tree, any tree that provides shade)
Ubad bin Bashr (worshiper of Allah)
Ubadah bin as-Saamit (worshiper of Allah)
Abdurrahmaan bin Awf (servant of Allah)
Abdullah bin az-Zubayr (servant of Allah)
Abdullah bin Rawaaha
Abdullah bin Abbas
Abdullah bin Umar bin al-Khattab
Abdullah bin Masud
Uthman bin Affan (snake)
Uthman bin Madoon
Ali bin Abi Talib (high, exalted)
Ammaar bin Yaasir (one who brings life to a place, who enlivens, who has a long life)
Umar bin al-Khattaab (living, having a long life)
Amr bin Al-Jamooh (same as Umar)
Amr bin al-Aas
Kaab bin Malik (glory, exaltedness)
Muhammad bin Muslima (praiseworthy)
Musaab bin Umair (difficulty, or one who can withstand hardship)
Muaaz bin Jabal (protected by Allah)
Abu Jandal bin Suhail (rock, massive rock)
Abdullah bin Suhail (servant of Allah)
Ahmar bin Sawaa bin Uday (red)
Uzaina bin Salama bin al-Harith (listener, obedient)
Azhar bin Abd Awf (blossoming)
Asad bin Khuzaima (lion)
Asad bin Khuwailid
As'ad bin Abdullah bin Malik (happy)
Aws bin Thabit (wolf)
Ibrahim bin Jabir (ancient prophet's name)
Ibrahim bin Qays
Ishaak al-Ghanawi (ancient prophet's name)
Ismaeel bin Saeed (ancient prophet's name)
Thaalaba bin Abdurrahman (fox)
Jabir bin Abdullah (overcomer, dominant)
Jubair bin Mutim (overcomer, dominant)
Jundub bin Zuhair (beetle)
Haabis bin Daghna (hermit)
Habeeb bin Rabeea (beloved)
Hanzalah bin Abi Aamir (a type of plant)
Khabaab bin al-Art (one who walks quickly)
Khubaib bin Uday (same as above)
Raafi bin Khadeej (high)
Zuhair bin Saleem (blossoming)
Saalim, freed slave of Abi Huzaifa (safe, without flaw)
Sakhr bin Wadi'ah (rock)
Safwaan bin Umayyah (rock)
Taariq bin Shahaab (star)
Uqail bin Abi Talib (comprehending, intelligent)
Ukasha bin Mihsin (spider)
Urwah bin Iyadh (lion)
Ikrimah bin Abi Jahl (dove)
Faatik bin Zayd (courageous, warrior)
Furaat bin Hayyan (pure water)
Labeed al-Aamiri (resident)
Mudrik bin al-Haarith (intelligent, perceptive)
Mahmood bin Muslimah (praiseworthy)
Haashim bin Utbah (breaker)
Waael bin Hajar (one who takes refuge in something)
Waathila bin al-Asqaa (wealthy)
Waasi bin Habbaan (generous, powerful)
Waasila bin Habbab (one who is kind to his relatives)
Waaqid bin al-Haarith (kindler of fire)
Ward bin Khalid (flower)
Wardaan bin al-Junayy (flower)
Waraqa bin Haabis (leaf)
Waraqa bin Nawfal
Wahb bin al-Aswad (gift, gift from Allah)
Wahbaan bin Saifi (same as above)
Hahnis bin Wibra (brave)
Yahyaa bin Asaad (alive)
Yahyaa bin Hakeem
Yazeed al-Uqaili (increase, prosperous)
Yazeed Abu Abdurrahman
Yazeed Abu Amr
Yazeed Abu Hane'
Yasaar bin al-Atwal
Yusr bin al-Harith (ease)
Yaseer bin Amr (easy)
Yaaqoob bin Aws (name of a prophet in the Quran)
Yaalaa al-Aamiri (high, sublime)
Yaamur as-Saadi (long-lived)
Yaeesh bin al-Jahni (alive)
Yusuf al-Fihri (name of a prophet in the Quran)

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  1. Anonymous on Tuesday 16th of December 2014 09:00:00 PM

    Kindly add hazrat khuzaima bin thabit ra in this list too …..this name meant fragrance , iv sought the explanation of the meaning from mufti ismael menk and various other scholars too , alhumdolilah

  2. Anonymous on Tuesday 16th of December 2014 09:03:21 PM

    Further to add , hazrat khuzaima bin tgabit ra was also known as ” zoush shahadtain”(his testimony was equal to testimony of TWO ; two witnesseses) , very noble and beloved companion of our prophet muhammad pbuh

  3. Anonymous on Tuesday 10th of February 2015 07:10:11 PM

    Masha Allah, the Muslims have beautiful names and good meanings.

  4. Anonymous on Tuesday 24th of February 2015 11:21:19 AM

    Assalamu Alaikum
    Can you clear to me that if i want to keep Arqam(Snake) name to my child is it ok, because it an snake name

  5. Anonymous on Sunday 15th of March 2015 08:51:43 AM

    Asalamu alaikum kingly tell me detail about KHuzaima .

  6. Anonymous on Monday 13th of April 2015 01:11:48 PM

    what does Abu Moosa al-Ash’ari name means…..??? (have your website found it……?

  7. Anonymous on Saturday 2nd of May 2015 09:20:44 PM

    Can I keep ukasha…spider… name of my son …it will be good for my child .plz help me

  8. Anonymous on Wednesday 22nd of July 2015 03:39:54 PM

    What’s the Meaning of Wardaan???
    Kindly post and comment below thank you!!!!!!!1

  9. Anonymous on Tuesday 1st of September 2015 03:58:20 PM

    Ubad muhammad umer please suggest about the name we r choosing

  10. Anonymous on Thursday 8th of October 2015 07:42:24 AM

    Hahnis bin Wibra (brave)
    please tel me about this name properly i select it

  11. Anonymous on Tuesday 29th of December 2015 06:40:29 PM

    Please tell that how to write these sahaba names in arabic: Haabis,Hahnis,Haatib

  12. Anonymous on Wednesday 30th of December 2015 03:23:18 PM

    Which companion of prophet Mohammed known as damayes up janna

  13. Anonymous on Thursday 7th of January 2016 05:32:22 PM

    Assalam wa alaikum wa RwB
    Is it right to give a part of the given names above for babies? Or the same complete name should be given?

  14. Anonymous on Thursday 14th of January 2016 06:23:57 PM

    thanks to written the of sahabi because now-a-days we have no time to search these names we are lost in a world and forget our goal of life thank u thank u so much.

  15. Anonymous on Thursday 14th of January 2016 06:27:47 PM

    thanks to written the of sahabi because now-a-days we have no time to search these names we are lost in a world and forget our goal of life thank u thank u so much.from Abeer Hina L.H.R

  16. Anonymous on Sunday 21st of February 2016 09:30:39 AM

    my email is zaffarabbasbangash@gmail.com, I am interested in knowing the existing kids of the prophet muhammed(pbuh) companions.

  17. Anonymous on Friday 4th of March 2016 10:11:59 AM

    Please can you gives some details name of saamit/samit

  18. Anonymous on Tuesday 15th of March 2016 10:10:17 PM

    what is the name of this sahabi who defended prophet muhammad s.a.w

  19. Anonymous on Tuesday 3rd of May 2016 01:22:04 PM

    Assalamu Alaikum.
    pls what is the real name of prophet Muhammad ‘s companion Abu bakarata

  20. Anonymous on Thursday 12th of May 2016 10:48:40 AM

    How mohammed zayd mustafa name Zayed mean increase pls reply the answer

  21. Anonymous on Friday 27th of May 2016 02:32:17 PM

    you wrote Zayd bin Thabit (increase, prosperity)
    its Zayd / Zaid bin Sabit not Thabit

  22. Anonymous on Friday 3rd of June 2016 03:32:28 PM

    Abu Bakr’s real name Abdullah bin Usman.

  23. Anonymous on Friday 10th of June 2016 01:32:54 PM

    Great names of the companions of the Prophet (saw). If Allah (swt) wills i will try to remember them. Thank you for this list and may Allah (swt) bless you.

  24. Anonymous on Tuesday 14th of June 2016 08:06:48 AM

    who from the Sahaba when become Muslim, shouted the shahada inside Koresh masjid haram

  25. Anonymous on Saturday 18th of June 2016 08:20:00 PM

    Please remove the name yazeed from the list.i know dat must be som other yazeed but still remove it

  26. Anonymous on Monday 20th of June 2016 10:15:43 AM

    What is the meaning of this name and who was in islamic history THUREIYAH

  27. Anonymous on Tuesday 5th of July 2016 09:33:12 AM

    Dhari kalbi any shaba name I lesson from one of the bayn

  28. Anonymous on Wednesday 27th of July 2016 12:06:02 AM

    Plz Add Zyaad Bin Lubaidزیاد بن لببید Radi Allahu Anh as he also narrated some of.the Ahadiyh from Holy Prophet Peace be upon Him.

  29. Anonymous on Thursday 18th of August 2016 03:14:17 AM

    Please liste out all names of sahaba I karam in order ,they entered into islam and also in Urdu.

  30. Anonymous on Wednesday 31st of August 2016 10:04:28 AM

    Plz give me detail name of rauman is name of companion

  31. Anonymous on Monday 12th of September 2016 09:44:26 PM

    Can anyone tell me about Marwan bin hakim and is it fine to keep my son name as Marwan

  32. Anonymous on Sunday 18th of September 2016 04:56:30 PM

    plz I want the sahaba R.A title list with title reasons….plz tell me….

  33. Anonymous on Sunday 25th of September 2016 09:42:36 PM

    im from india non -muslim .and want to read holly Quran, in indian songs a song goes’Nabi Masook Banaya’ is there any beloved of Prophet Mohammad WAS named ‘Nabi’ or it just refering Almighty God as Nabi,please explain

  34. Anonymous on Thursday 13th of October 2016 04:22:02 AM

    Assalam o alaikum kiya ap arfajah Kay meaning bta sakty hain or yh bhi k kis sahaba ka name h ??

  35. Anonymous on Saturday 29th of October 2016 07:59:39 AM

    new name

  36. Anonymous on Thursday 10th of November 2016 05:57:50 AM

    Plz tell shahabi name which start from abdullah .I want to select shahabi name .my name abdullah al maruf

  37. Anonymous on Wednesday 23rd of November 2016 12:25:24 PM

    Assalamu Alaykum. My question hea is who is sobaan?

  38. Anonymous on Sunday 27th of November 2016 08:04:19 AM

    Slm are they any name sahaba’s name bashir. please if are they least them the name only

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