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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of AqeelahIntelligent, Educated and Intellectual | Wise, Wisdom and Decisiveness
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How to pronounce Aqeelah

Up + IraQ + swEEt + pLay + rUn

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Aqeelah in Arabic)عَقِيْلَة
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of AqeelahAqilah Aqeela Aqila Akila Akeela Akilah Akeelah Ekeile Ekeila Ekyle Ekyla Ekele Ekela Ekile Ekila
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from AIN-Q-L:

Meaning of Aqeelah

Aqeelah is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means “very wise”, “very discerning”, “sensible”, “reasonable”. It is derived from the AIN-Q-L root which is used in many places in the Quran.

And He has subjected for you the night and day and the sun and moon, and the stars are subjected by His command. Indeed in that are signs for a people who are wise. (Quran 16:12)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 22nd of January 2016 11:54:17 PM

    My princess name, she lives up to her name.She is only 9 but so wise. She is very intelligent and loves school work. Said she wants to be ano educator.

  2. on Monday 19th of December 2016 02:28:07 PM

    Alhamudullilahi, I just named one of my twin girls Aqeelah and I pray she lives up to the true meaning of the name.

  3. on Tuesday 18th of July 2017 06:57:38 AM

    I believe I did not choose wrongly. I named my daughter aqeelah and I hope she lives up the meaning of this name.

  4. on Tuesday 8th of June 2021 07:39:08 PM

    My name is Aqeelah.
    Alhamudulillah….Allah indeed made me wise and intelligent

  5. on Saturday 7th of January 2023 08:18:48 PM

    Alhamdulillah I have a daughter on this Monday and my peer named her Aqeelah

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