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A Quranic Name for Girls

How to pronounce Inshirah

IN + SHIp + pRay + mAn + Hot

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Inshirah in Arabic)انْشِرَاح
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of InshirahInshiraah Ensherah Enchiyrah Enchiyraah Encherah Encheraah Encheyrah Encheyraah Enchirah Enchiraah Enchyrah Enshiyrah Enshiyraah Ensherah Ensheraah
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from SH-R-H6:

Meaning of Inshirah

Inshirah is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means “when the heart becomes open”, “relief”, “relaxation”, “cheer”. It is derived from the SH-R-H6 root that is used in many places in the Quran. Inshirah is also used as a name for chapter 94 of the Quran, which starts with “Did we not open your heart for you?”.

Anyone whose heart God has opened up to Islam possesses a light from his Lord. But woe betide those whose hearts have been hardened against the rememberance of God! Such people are in obvious error. (Quran 39:22)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Monday 12th of October 2015 07:18:55 AM

    How is the name inshirah.i want to keep this name for my granddaughter.

  2. on Monday 12th of October 2015 07:20:43 AM

    Please suggest me if inshirah is suitable name for my granddaughter.

  3. on Monday 12th of October 2015 07:42:44 AM

    My granddaughter is born on 5 october1915.please tell me can I name her inshirah

  4. on Wednesday 30th of December 2015 05:18:44 AM

    I decided to keep this name to my granddaughter who born on 23 December 2015 because it is used in many places in the Quran.Further my son in law,my daughter and my wife also like this name very much for the same reason.

  5. on Friday 4th of March 2016 01:48:07 PM

    Thank you for the meaning because I couldn’t find the real meaning of my name and I believe in this one….♡♡♡♡

  6. on Friday 4th of March 2016 01:51:10 PM

    Inshirah is a good name,It will make your granddaughter always smile and her will be a very happy life just like mine and if this comes true so please thanks ALLAH…

  7. on Thursday 6th of September 2018 08:22:00 AM

    My name is Enshirah and I thanx my mom and Dad who named me with this name.
    Who ever names Enshirah. Forgive fast
    Kind always smile for people.

  8. on Friday 16th of August 2019 01:26:08 PM

    Plzz ..which one is correct inshirah or ansharah?

  9. on Saturday 3rd of April 2021 03:03:57 PM

    My name is Inshirah, And I thank Allah SWT for allowing my parents to choose this name. This is name is really beautiful, when the heart becomes open, Why? Allah SWT guided the heart until it became soiled with worldly thoughts, people around me, mainly non-muslims often said, ”Your name is unique. It’s beautiful,” some asked why was an uncommon name chosen for me? My beautiful mother read a story about my name, and she named me.
    I’m forever grateful for this name, I love my name and I would love for you to name your daughter or any relative Inshirah as it’s a unique, and beautiful name.
    I’m sure they’ll like it InshaAllah.

  10. on Monday 21st of February 2022 02:08:28 AM

    I have named my daughter Inshiraah Maryam.. 94th chapter of Al Quran!
    When I first read this name, this sounded very classy and when I got to know the meaning I decided I will name my daughter ‘Inshirah’ .. meaning of this name is ‘Delight, Happiness’

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