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A Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Anwar

Up + New + Win + rUn + pRay

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Anwar in Arabic)أَنْوَر
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of AnwarAnwer Enwer Ennwer Anuer Enuer Ennuer
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from N-W-R:

Meaning of Anwar

Anwar is an indirect Quranic name for boys that means “illuminated”, “radiant”, “most enlightened”, “best lit”, “clearest”, “most eloquent”. It is derived from the N-W-R (light) root which is used in many places in the Quran.

So believe in Allah and His Messenger and the Light which We have sent down. And Allah is Acquainted with what you do. (Quran 64:8)
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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 23rd of December 2022 06:35:24 AM

    Anwar Sadat has been the most popular name but since November 24 2022, Anwar Ibrahim has become the most popular name!

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