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A Quranic Name for Boys and Girls

Short meaning of NajmStar
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How to pronounce Najm

NUmber + JuMp

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Najm in Arabic)نَجْم
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Alternate spellings of NajmNajme Nagem Najem Nejim Nejm
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Meaning of Najm

Najm is a direct Quranic name for boys and girls that means “star”, “luminary”, “source of inspiration”. The word Najm is mentioned four times in the Quran, and is also the name of chapter 53 of the Quran: Surat an-Najm.

as well as [various other] means of orientation: for [it is] by the stars that men find their way. (Quran 16:16)

I call to witness the star when it goes down. (Quran 53:1)


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