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Arham (means more merciful)

Is it suitable to keep such name for boys. It is derived from "arhaman nir rahim" and is not Allah subhan watallh name. According to few scholors, it is not a siffat of Allah so it can be kept as name.

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 Arham is different from ar-Rahman. It is like Ahmad (Islamic name) and al-Hameed (name of Allah). For this reason you can use Arham with no problem.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 3rd of April 2015 04:21:36 PM

    Arham is my child name but i have a doubt that is it similar to womb Under which para the name Arham is mentioned.

  2. on Thursday 3rd of September 2015 02:51:55 PM

    Is there any problem for giving name as arham Muhammad

  3. on Friday 22nd of January 2016 09:45:51 PM

    my name is arhama so I checked on lots of pages but it wont tell me the meaning for it please if you know then can you type it

  4. on Tuesday 2nd of August 2016 02:27:14 PM

    Assallamu-alaikum to everyone. Alhamdulilah, by the grace of AAllah I became a father on 24th July 2016. I want to keep my daughter’s name as Arhama but I don’t know the meaning of Arhama. can you please let me know the meaning of AARHAMA

  5. on Tuesday 31st of January 2017 05:14:28 AM

    how to select name with date of birth. means how to select a name according to date of birth

  6. on Saturday 29th of April 2017 12:02:54 PM

    In islam we can use the name Arham to anybody because it’s Allah name

  7. on Tuesday 4th of July 2017 12:55:05 AM

    You can’t it is not allowed. The finest of the names are Abdullah and Abdur Rahman, and Obaidullah.

  8. on Sunday 10th of September 2017 07:02:13 AM

    May i select the name ARHAM RAHMAN for my new borne son ? is there any meaning conflicts between ARHAM and RAHMAN

  9. on Friday 12th of January 2018 05:19:57 AM

    Arham name is beautiful……………………………………………….

  10. on Monday 2nd of April 2018 04:53:40 PM

    My name is Arham but i am girl plz give me my lucky number ..

  11. on Monday 16th of April 2018 11:28:47 AM

    My baby name is Muhammad Aahil and I have doubt that the name is aahil is not for Muslim baby can u please explain..

  12. on Thursday 26th of April 2018 08:03:58 AM

    Best not to keep the name arham with Muhammed has the first Muhammed Arham..

  13. on Friday 27th of April 2018 11:00:02 AM

    Why 5 time used Arham in Quran? ₩………. ………………………………………………..

  14. on Wednesday 23rd of January 2019 11:37:41 AM

    My baby boy name is Arham Bin Abdullah. Is there any problem with this name? Some people said Arham should not named. I’m confused.

  15. on Monday 1st of April 2019 02:49:02 AM

    I want to give my baby boy name is Syed Arham Ali?? Is there any issue?

  16. on Saturday 17th of August 2019 11:51:27 AM

    1st Mohrram,Night 3ree pm 22-9–17 born my tell me Arham is Right Name?

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