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A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of YazeedGrowth and Progress
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How to pronounce Yazeed

YUmmy + Zoom + swEEt + Day

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Yazeed in Arabic)يَزِيْد
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Alternate spellings of YazeedYazeid Yezeyd Yeziede Yazeid Yazeeid Yazide Yazed Yezide Yazid Yezid Yaziyde
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Meaning of Yazeed

Yazeed is a direct Quranic name for boys that means “he makes progress”, “he increases in power and wealth”, “he becomes happier”, “he increases in virtue”.

And so they fall down upon their faces, weeping, and [their consciousness of God’s grace] increases their humility. (Quran 17:109)

Reader Comments:

  1. Anonymous on Monday 29th of August 2016 05:55:56 PM

    Lanat on this bastard. His fathers name means barking dog.

  2. Anonymous on Thursday 10th of November 2016 04:12:24 PM

    i hate this name….he is the Killer of Grandson of Prophet Muhammad(saws)…I suggest plzz dont keep this name fr ur child..

  3. Anonymous on Wednesday 10th of May 2017 06:09:55 PM

    Hazrat Bayzeed Bustami is one of the very famous Wali ULLAH, as per all sunni books, why his parents chose that name for him? or why didn’t he changed his name himself??

  4. Anonymous on Saturday 13th of May 2017 01:40:42 AM

    Yazid It’s Aa very famous name in the arab lands. And indeed many companions of Mohammed Saw was named Yazid, Yazid Ibn Abu sufian radiallanhu sister named umme salama is Mohamed saws wife, but shias are very close minded they don’t Even now that many Sahaba named Yazid where close relativ to ahlul bayt

  5. Anonymous on Saturday 13th of May 2017 02:00:04 AM

    Many companions where named Yazid, Yazid ibn Abu Sufian ra where commander of the muslim on the battle of yarmouk against the romans and governor in Damaskus under the rule of umar ra

  6. Anonymous on Saturday 1st of July 2017 07:24:03 AM

    Bayazeed Bustami means Aba Yazeed or Abu Yazeed meaning father of Yazeed. His son’s name was Yazeed so he himself gave this name to his son. Allah knows better who is Wali Ullah or Lanaat Ullah. If u think its right then next time give this very name ‘Lanaat Ullah’ to ur next son will u? So leave this matter to Allah. Wallah o A’lamo bissawab.

  7. Anonymous on Tuesday 14th of November 2017 06:08:04 PM

    Lanatullah alayhi! Do not choose this name for your children. He was one of the greatest tyrants in history, and he’s famous for ordering the killing of Prophet Muhammad’s grandson, Hussain and his family.

  8. Anonymous on Sunday 26th of November 2017 01:15:20 PM

    better to avoid this name, as we very well his position in the conflict of karbala, either he has ordered or killed himself or he was silent for the blundered act of killing, maybe his name was good before his generation, but definitely not after him, so not preferable,

  9. Anonymous on Saturday 23rd of December 2017 08:18:12 AM

    If someone do bad thing with the name “Muhammad” . Will u start calling all people who have this name are bad, or this is not good name?? Grow up people , this is a Quranic name, many people do terrorism with the name of prophets but blame people not name …

  10. Anonymous on Sunday 21st of January 2018 07:42:29 PM

    To bad that the shias are jahil and ignorant, Yazid ibn aqil was from ahlulbait WHO fougth with Ali ibn abi talib he was son of aqil ibn abi talib and even ali ibn abi talib bigger brother kuniya was Abu Yazid, its no problem with the name yazid or bayazid, but the shias are very close minded, they love the name firoz who killed Omar ibn khattab. They dont like sunnis names like ,Omar, Osman, marwan, yazid. Mu’awiya, but the funny thing is alhulbait had These name 🙂

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