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A Quranic Name for Boys

Meaning: Seeker, Explorer and Learner

Bahes is variant of Bahis and has the exact same meaning and pronunciation (see below for full meaning). You can use either Bahes or Bahis, both are correct and acceptable. If you like this variant more and you'd like to pronounce it the way it is spelled (different than the original name), this is perfectly acceptable. For more details please see the main entry at: Bahis.

Full Meaning of Bahes

Bahes is an indirect Quranic name for boys that means “researcher”, “explorer”, “learner”, “seeker”. It is derived from the B-H6-TH (“to dig”) root which is used in the Quran in verse 5:31.

Then Allah sent down a crow, which dug the earth to show him how to bury the naked corpse of his brother. ‘Alas’ he said, ‘am I unable to be like this crow and so I bury my brother’s naked corpse’ And he became among those who regret.

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