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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of WaniyaTender and Delicate
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How to pronounce Waniya

Win + smArt + NImble + Yard + hUmble

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Waniya in Arabic)وانية
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of WaniyaVanie Waneyyeh Waneia Vaaneyah Waneyeh Vaaniyyah Waneya Waniye Waneyye Vaanyyeh Waaneieh
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Quranic Root
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Meaning of Waniya

Waniya is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means “soft, gentle breeze”. It is derived from the W-N-Y root (softened, weakened, slackened) which is used in the Quran in 20:42:

Go, you and your brother, with My signs and do not slacken in My remembrance.

Some sites say Waniya is also a Hebrew word meaning gift from Allah, and one site says it means pearl. All of the meanings are acceptable, for this reason Muslims can use this name.


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  1. Anonymous on Monday 29th of June 2015 12:17:34 AM

    Some one told me wania name has very bad meanings in arabi lugaat
    Is it right or wrong

  2. Anonymous on Saturday 1st of August 2015 08:24:24 AM

    no…wania name has not a bad meaning..in fact its a very good name..

  3. Anonymous on Saturday 1st of August 2015 08:25:44 AM

    actually my name is wania…meaning a gift of ALLAH….

  4. Anonymous on Monday 14th of September 2015 03:13:37 AM

    Where mentioned In Curran ? I couldn’t find 20:42 can you please answer

  5. Anonymous on Saturday 7th of November 2015 08:29:47 PM

    My name is waniya meaning the gift of allah people say that my names is beautiful and so am i✨

  6. Anonymous on Tuesday 17th of November 2015 06:49:54 AM


  7. Anonymous on Sunday 13th of December 2015 08:03:07 AM

    Waniya rocks yeah her name is gift Allah …………………..”………………

  8. Anonymous on Friday 8th of January 2016 03:39:08 PM

    My name is wania it’s mean the gift of Allah…. it’s very good name

  9. Anonymous on Monday 22nd of February 2016 09:20:30 AM

    is it a quranic name.if quranic name ?where and which surah

  10. Anonymous on Friday 11th of March 2016 11:01:42 PM

    As far as i know this name vomes from Vania, which itself is shortened from name Vladimir. Hey its a boy name by the way.

  11. Anonymous on Wednesday 16th of March 2016 11:23:43 AM


  12. Anonymous on Friday 22nd of July 2016 10:09:27 PM

    My name is wania I am 11 years old and my parents told me that wania name meaning is a gift from allah is this right or wrong.? And I live in saudia Arabia I study in Arabic school

  13. Anonymous on Thursday 3rd of November 2016 06:52:35 AM

    Wat dO mEaN bY waania??acTuall I havE maH neicE so I thOuGhT tHat hEr namE kEpt waaniYa…

  14. Anonymous on Thursday 3rd of November 2016 08:43:21 PM

    My best name is Waniya Waniya name very beautiful and lucky name is meaning gift of Allah Waniya is beautiful

  15. Anonymous on Monday 21st of November 2016 07:25:04 PM

    My name is WANIYA, and it does mean gift of ALLAH!!!!

  16. Anonymous on Thursday 22nd of December 2016 01:56:03 PM

    I hv a friend called wania

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