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A Non-Quranic Name for Girls

How to pronounce Mahabad

MUst + HAnd + BAnD

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Original Spellingمهاباد
How to write Mahabad in the original language, such as Arabic or Persian
Alternate spellings of MahabadMahaabad Mehabad Mahabat
All of the above spellings are acceptable for this name. You may also create your own spelling.

This is NOT a Quranic name, but Muslims can use it since it has a good or neutral meaning.

Meaning of Mahabad

Mahabad is a Persian name for girls that is the name of a city and river in Western Iran. The word is (possibly) formed from Mah (“moon”) and abad (“city”, “settlement”), literally meaning “city of the moon”, “settlement of the moon”).

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 3rd of November 2017 02:33:40 PM

    What I know is ‘Abad’ means ‘set’; so Mahabad means moon set; still not sure…..

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