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A Non-Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Farshad

FUn + pRay + SHArp + Day

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Original Spellingفرشاد
How to write Farshad in the original language, such as Arabic or Persian
Alternate spellings of Farshad
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This is NOT a Quranic name, but Muslims can use it since it has a good or neutral meaning.

Meaning of Farshad

Farshad is a Persian name for boys that means “great happiness”, “joy”, “glory”. It also refers to the planet Mars, especially in literary contexts. Farshad is formed from the words Far (“extremely”, which likely comes from the same root as the English word “far”) and shad (“happy”, “happiness”).

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Sunday 26th of August 2018 05:30:06 PM

    Farshad is not an Islamic name, it just used in Iran and have the Persian origin.

  2. on Thursday 16th of July 2020 01:23:18 PM

    The pronunciation is incorrect, it’s not FUn(R) but rather FAn(R).

  3. on Thursday 16th of July 2020 02:42:54 PM

    Farshad is not related to Islam and thus is not an Islamic name. It is of old-Persian origin and is not linked to a specific religion.

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