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A Quranic Name for Girls

How to pronounce Afeera

Up + FEEd + RUn

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Afeera in Arabic)عَفِيْرَة
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of AfeeraEpheireh Epheirah Ephyreh Ephyrah Ephereh Epherah Ephireh Ephirah Epheyreh Epheyrah Ephiyreh Ephiyrah Epheeirah Ephiereh Ephierah
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Quranic Root
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Meaning of Afeera

Afeera is an indirect Quranic name for girls that refers to a type of gazelle. It is a modern-day variant of Ufairah, people use it out of love for Ufairah al-Abidah, a famous ascetic woman. Afeera is derived from the AIN-F-R  (“dust”, “power”, etc.) root which is used in the Quran in verse 27:39.

powerful one from among the jinn said, “I will bring it to you before you rise from your place, and indeed, I am for this [task] strong and trustworthy.” (Quran 27:39)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 25th of May 2018 11:29:38 AM

    DO u take arfain name of our new born child in islamic point of views.

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