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A Quranic Name for Girls

How to pronounce Maawa

MUst + WAnt

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Maawa in Arabic)مَأْوَى
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of MaawaMawa Mawaa Maawaa
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Meaning of Maawa

Maawa is an Arabic name for girls that means “sanctuary”, “refuge”, “shelter”. It is used 22 times in the Quran.

As for those who believed and did righteous deeds, for them will be the Gardens of Refuge as accommodation for what they used to do. (Quran 32:19)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Monday 12th of August 2019 01:07:34 PM

    I love this name and will eventually name my future daughters in sha Allah

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