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A Quranic Name for Boys and Girls

Short meaning of AqsaaUtmost and Pinnacle
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How to pronounce Aqsaa

Up + IraQ + Sweet + smArt

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Aqsaa in Arabic)أَقْصَى
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Alternate spellings of AqsaaAqsa Aksaa Aksa Eqsa Eksa Eksaa Eqsaa
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Meaning of Aqsaa

Aqsaa is a direct Quranic name for boys and girls that means “farthest”, it is the name of the third holiest site in Islam: Masjid al-Aqsa (al-Aqsa Mosque). This mosque is mentioned in the first verse of Surat al-Israa:

Exalted is He who took His Servant by night from al-Masjid al-Haram to al-Masjid al- Aqsa, whose surroundings We have blessed, to show him of Our signs. Indeed, He is the Hearing, the Seeing. (Quran 17:1)
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Reader Comments:

  1. on Tuesday 31st of March 2015 11:17:26 AM

    Please sent the meaning of Aqsa with this is good meaning for child

  2. on Tuesday 7th of July 2015 04:25:29 PM

    name of mosque i know but what is the real meaning of aqsa

  3. on Saturday 19th of September 2015 08:05:00 PM

    Is it ok to name a boy Aqsa? Would that be wrong in Islam?

  4. on Thursday 8th of September 2016 12:37:23 PM

    Aqsa means height. It is a name for a girl not for a boy. 🙂

  5. on Monday 3rd of May 2021 10:22:07 AM

    It means faraway or furthest but it’s even more special that the holy sight in Jerusalem is masjid al aqsa

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