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A Quranic Name for Girls

How to pronounce Marjaan

MUst + pRay + Jump + fAr + New

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Marjaan in Arabic)مرجان
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Alternate spellings of MarjaanMerjan Marjan Marjanne Mergane Mergan Mergaane Mergaan Merjane Merjan Merjaane Merjaan Margane Margan Margaane Margaan
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Meaning of Marjaan

According to some scholars Marjaan is a “small and delicate pearl”, while others say it refers to “precious coral”, also known as “red coral” (scientific name: Corallium rubrum), which has an intensely red color and has been used in the making of jewelry for millennia. It is mentioned twice in the Quran.

From both of them emerge pearl and coral. {55:22}

It is as if they [the huris] are ruby and coral. {55:58}

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