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A Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Safwan

SUmmer + Fun + WANder

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Safwan in Arabic)صفوان
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of SafwanSaphwaan Safwan Sefwan Sephwan Sefwan Safwaan Safuan Sefwaan Sefwaan Sephwaan Saphwan
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Quranic Root
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SAAD-F-W
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Meaning of Safwan

Safwan is a direct Quranic name for boys that means “rock”. It is used in the Quran in verse 2:264. Safwan also means “bright and clear day” (full of sunshine and without clouds), it also means “pure”.

Such men are like a rock covered with earth: a shower falls upon it and leaves it hard and bare. (Quran 2:264)

Reader Comments:

  1. Anonymous on Wednesday 23rd of December 2015 11:14:12 PM

    Jazaakallahu kheral jazaa shukran i really wanted to know meaning of safwaan and I found from here

  2. Anonymous on Saturday 16th of September 2017 05:28:35 AM

    Safwan also means “gentle” and “pure”. The rock, when it is cleansed may be purified and smoothed.

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