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A Non-Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Arad

After + pRay + mAn + Day

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Original Spellingآراد
How to write Arad in the original language, such as Arabic or Persian
Alternate spellings of AradAarad Araad
All of the above spellings are acceptable for this name. You may also create your own spelling.

This is NOT a Quranic name, but Muslims can use it since it has a good or neutral meaning.

Meaning of Arad

Arad is a Persian name for boys that is the name of an angel in Zoroastrianism. Since Zoroastrianism is a considered a true religion by some Muslim scholars, using the name of an angel form this religion is acceptable.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 24th of March 2017 05:13:02 AM

    For your information, Zoroastrianism was a religion of pagans (paganism) where people worshipped idols (idolatry), which does not allow people of monotheistic abrahamic religions, especially Muslims, to use anything from it, including their “angels” if they can ever be called so.

  2. on Monday 25th of November 2019 05:46:02 PM

    there is literally no angel Arad in islam. This is false information.

  3. on Saturday 14th of March 2020 05:19:35 PM

    I’m Iranian and my name is Arad. you’re giving wrong information. Arad is not a Islamic name at all. and I’m not muslim. so don’t talk about what you don’t know about :/

  4. on Saturday 14th of March 2020 05:23:09 PM

    A in this name is like o in on. not a in don’t write about what you don’t know about. :/

  5. on Monday 17th of May 2021 07:55:05 AM

    walaupun aku tidak jejak kaki di masjid dan hati aku gelap,tapi aku percaya yang tuhan itu ada

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