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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of NajmaStar
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How to pronounce Najma

NUmber + Jump + MUst

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Najma in Arabic)نَجْمَة
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of NajmaNajmah Najme Najmeh Najemah Nejmah Nejmeh Nagme Nagmah Nagmeh Negmah Nejma
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Quranic Root
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N-J-M
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Meaning of Najma

Najma is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means “star”, “any brilliant heavenly body (including planets, such as Venus)”, “source of inspiration”. The word Najma is derived from the N-J-M root which is used in many places in the Quran.

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

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Thursday 29th of September 2016 07:45:32 PM

    Wow.its such a lovely name.i will like to oneday name my daughter Najma

  2. on Monday 10th of April 2017 10:30:43 PM

    My name is Najma I’m so lucky that my mother chose it for me

  3. on Friday 9th of June 2017 09:17:22 AM

    my name is also najama . most thankful for giving information

  4. on Tuesday 15th of May 2018 02:25:25 AM

    i choose this as first name of my daughter.. i know she is a like star that give bright and shimmering to my life in shaa allah

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