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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of QanitaVirtuous, Pious, God-Fearing and Devoted to God
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How to pronounce Qanita

IraQ + smArt + New + gIve + Tea + rUn

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Qanita in Arabic)قانتة
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of QanitaQanite Qaaneta Qaaniyteh Kaneyteh Kaneta Kaanite Qanyte Qaniytah Qaaneyta Qaneteh Kaaneta
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Quranic Root
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Q-N-T

Meaning of Qanita

Qanita means a woman who is truly devoted to God, constant in worshiping Him and praying. The Quran uses the word to describe Maryam/Mary mother of Prophet Isa/Jesus.

And [We have propounded yet another parable of God-consciousness in the story of] Mary, the daughter of Imran, who guarded her chastity, whereupon We breathed of Our spirit into that [which was in her womb], and who accepted the truth of her Sustainer’s words – and [thus,] of His revelations – and was one of the truly devout. {Surat at-Tahrim 66:12}

Reader Comments:

  1. Anonymous on Tuesday 9th of August 2016 03:10:47 PM

    very naice name I have. rely my mother named me & sed that she lik it and i laike it a bit 2.

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