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What is the meaning of the girl name Isra; is it Quranic and is it good to use?

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  1. on Sunday 22nd of June 2014 02:09:14 AM

    Isra is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means “night journey”, it refers to the Prophet’s journey from Mecca to Jerusalem. Isra is an acceptable name and it is also the name of one of the chapters of the Quran (ch. 17). It is an indirect Quranic name because the word “isra” itself is not mentioned in the Quran (the names of the chapters of the Quran are not considered part of the text of the Quran), but the root of Isra, which is S-R-A, is used multiple times in the Quran.

  2. on Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 09:57:51 AM

    Isra is my name so yes it is a muslim name 🙂

  3. on Sunday 20th of November 2016 02:13:12 PM

    so true

  4. on Sunday 20th of November 2016 02:14:40 PM

    my name is Isra and i love it and i had another name i would be jealous of the name Isra.

  5. on Friday 9th of December 2016 09:32:52 PM

    My name is Esra. I am Turkish but I was told my name is also Arabic and is in the Quran. Is my name spelt differently?

  6. on Saturday 10th of December 2016 01:41:02 PM

    Isra is my daughter’s name & in her school no one have a iara name except my daughter

  7. on Wednesday 4th of January 2017 08:25:46 AM

    My name is also isra so happy to have such a name and its a bit unique here in Mauritius ….

  8. on Thursday 19th of January 2017 05:31:22 AM

    My Name is isra and I am djiboutienne and no one doesnt have this name because of my mom choice for me this great name every happy really

  9. on Saturday 18th of March 2017 04:38:27 PM

    My comment is 6 in the list…Btw now my daughter’s name is Ilya not Isra…Isra was her name

  10. on Saturday 18th of March 2017 04:41:26 PM

    My old comment is 6th in list…Ok anyways my daughter’s name now is Ilya not Isra…But yet she loves her old name more than new name

  11. on Saturday 18th of March 2017 04:42:07 PM

    My old comment is 6th in list…Ok anyways my daughter’s name now is Ilya not Isra…But yet she loves her old name more than new name

  12. on Saturday 15th of April 2017 06:03:38 PM

    My daughter is five years old and her name is Isra…. I love her.

  13. on Tuesday 25th of April 2017 03:23:11 PM

    Well i was just going through my islamic studies chapters and i saw this word i it. My teacher told me about it but i forgot it. Thanks for reminding me!!!!

  14. on Saturday 3rd of June 2017 07:23:21 PM

    Israel and Esrael are the same. The proof is right here. “S-R-A” does not have an I or an E. Therefore Jacob and the Angel of Death have the same name for some reason.

  15. on Saturday 3rd of June 2017 07:24:06 PM

    Also, technically Esra and Sara are from the same name..

  16. on Friday 9th of June 2017 08:27:03 AM

    Hi my name is isrA AND my friend is sarina (sara) lols im so slef obsesswr4ed

  17. on Thursday 16th of November 2017 06:07:28 PM

    My name is also isra I’m so happy that my name is Isra. My father put my name isra

  18. on Monday 27th of November 2017 03:44:55 PM

    Write your comment daughter name is Isra, The islamic name

  19. on Wednesday 27th of December 2017 02:24:54 AM

    Yesterday I kept my daughter”night journey”
    She also born @night too

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