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A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of AlaaHigh Status, Exalted, Sublime and Superb
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How to pronounce Alaa

Up + LAmp

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Alaa in Arabic)عَلاء
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Meaning of Alaa

Alaa is an indirect Quranic name for boys that means “greatness”, “highness”, “supremacy”. It is derived from the AIN-L-A root which is used in many places in the Quran.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Thursday 17th of November 2016 09:04:49 PM

    it a girls name as well and it means gift from allah . You have offended me by saying my name is a boys name so please change this incorrect information

  2. on Wednesday 15th of March 2023 01:29:39 PM

    Stop crying, cryyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyybaby

  3. on Sunday 7th of May 2023 11:32:50 PM

    I know a sixty year old man named Alaa, so it’s been a boy’s name for many years. You have offended yourself by not doing your research before making demands that would be untrue.

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