QuranicNames.com is the most authentic, most detailed and most original Islamic baby name site on the internet—all in good English.




A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of RaheemaKind, Compassionate and Tenderhearted
See below for detailed meaning
How to pronounce Raheema

RUn + HEEd + MUtter

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Raheema in Arabic)رحيمة
Quranic Nature
(Learn more...)
Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of RaheemaRehemeh Raheeimeh Reheeymah Reheima Raheemah Rahyme Rahemah Reheimeh Raheeme Rahiyma Rehiema
All of the above spellings are acceptable for this name. You may also create your own spelling.
Quranic Root
(Learn more...)
All Quranic baby names derived from R-H6-M:

Meaning of Raheema

Raheema is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means merciful, kind, tenderhearted. It is derived from the R-H6-M which is used often in the Quran and is the root of two of the most important names of Allah: ar-Rahmaan (the Most Gracious) and ar-Raheem (the Most Merciful). Below is an example of the R-H6-M root in the Quran:

The heavens are almost split asunder from above as the angels sing their Lord’s praise and seek forgiveness for those on earth. God is indeed the Most Forgiving, the Most Merciful. (Quran 42:5)

Raheema should not be confused with Raahima, which has a close meaning and pronunciation but is a different word.


Characters: 0

  1. Anonymous on Friday 25th of September 2015 02:16:20 AM

    Thanks this will work better for my princess!
    For it has great meanings and besides it was derived from Allah’s names!

Categories: All Baby Names Starting With R | All Muslim Baby Names | Arabic Baby Names | Islamic (Quranic) Girl Names Starting With R | Islamic Names Meaning Kind, Compassionate and Tenderhearted | Muslim Girl Names - Girl Names from the Quran | Quranic Names By Meaning | Quranic Names by Root | R-H6-M
The content on this site does not constitute any type of legal or religious advice. Always consult your local imam or other knowledgeable individuals before making a decision about choosing a baby name.
  • Most Popular Names

  • Article from Our Network

    My Chronic Fatigue Treatment Program
Copyright 2011-2017 QuranicNames.com. All Rights Reserved | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use.