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What does the Arabic name Wahab or Wahaab mean? Is it Quranic and can I use it for my son?

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  1. on Sunday 22nd of June 2014 01:33:32 AM

    Wahab is an Arabic word that means “giver”, “bestower”, it is a direct Quranic name and you can use it as a name. Wahab is also one of the names of Allah, and since it is a word that can be used to describe both humans and Allah, it can be used as a name for humans.

  2. on Wednesday 15th of February 2017 06:29:36 AM

    AsSalam u Alaikum
    The day before yesterday my brother becomes father and he wants to name his son wahab.
    So my question is
    What is the correct spelling of this name ?
    Wahhab or wahab

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