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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of RahmaKind, Compassionate and Tenderhearted
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How to pronounce Rahma

RUn + Humble + MUst

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Rahma in Arabic)رَحمة
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of RahmaRehimah Rehma Rehima Rehme Rehma Rahmeh Rahmah Rehmeh Rehmah Rehme Rahme
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Quranic Root
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Meaning of Rahma

Rahma is a direct Quranic name for girls that means mercy, grace, and compassion. It is mentioned about 80 times in the Quran.

After We had destroyed the earlier generations We gave Moses the Book as evidence for mankind, and a guidance and grace, so that they may remember. (Quran 28:43)

“Our Lord, let not our hearts deviate after You have guided us and grant us from Yourself mercy. Indeed, You are the Bestower. (Quran 3:8)

Say: “Unto whom belongs all that is in the heavens and on earth?” Say: “Unto God, who has willed upon Himself the law of grace and mercy. He will assuredly gather you all together on the Day of Resurrection, [the coming of] which is beyond all doubt: yet those who have squandered their own selves-it is they who refuse to believe [in Him], (Quran 6:12)

Then if they deny you (O dear Prophet Mohammed – peace and blessings be upon him) say, “Your Lord has boundless mercy; and His wrath is never withdrawn from the culprits.” (Quran 6:147)


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  1. UmRidwan on Friday 8th of August 2014 09:34:14 PM

    It is a direct name. You said indirect in the quranic nature then direct in the meaning?

  2. QuranicNames.com Staff on Saturday 9th of August 2014 04:54:13 AM

    That was an unfortunate error. We have corrected it and the correction should show next day.

  3. Anonymous on Wednesday 20th of April 2016 04:02:49 AM

    I named my baby’s name as ADIL MOHAMMED. Is it meaningful? Is there any problem to have Mohammed after Adil

  4. Anonymous on Wednesday 17th of August 2016 06:57:59 AM

    My baby’s name is Falak Rahma meaning ‘Orbit of Mercy’

  5. Anonymous on Thursday 8th of September 2016 02:11:06 PM

    Want to start business. Proposed company name is “Rahma foods”.
    Is it okay?

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