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A Quranic Name for Boys and Girls

Short meaning of HayatLife and Alive
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How to pronounce Hayat

HUg + YArn + Toy

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Hayat in Arabic)حَيَاة
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of HayatHayaat Haiat Haiaat
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Meaning of Hayat

Hayat is Arabic and Turkish name for boys and girls that means “life”. It is a Quranic name mentioned about 76 times in the Quran.

For them are good tidings in the worldly life and in the Hereafter. No change is there in the words of Allah. That is what is the great attainment. (Quran 10:64)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Wednesday 23rd of September 2015 02:19:58 AM

    my last name is this but I’m german, does this mean one of my descendants is arabic or turkish – cuz i heard that this name is also turkish.

  2. on Tuesday 22nd of March 2016 04:28:32 PM

    Hayat ullah,Ayesh,Afridi and matiullah means
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  3. on Wednesday 21st of March 2018 05:26:11 PM

    It is used for a boys name more commonly than girls

  4. on Tuesday 14th of August 2018 09:52:18 AM

    I never knew my name was also a Turkish name too but let me ask you this does it have the same meaning in Turkish too ?

  5. on Tuesday 14th of August 2018 09:55:25 AM

    Well I never knew Hayat is also a Turkish name but let me ask you this does it have the same meaning in Turkish

  6. on Tuesday 18th of September 2018 12:25:53 PM

    hayat orginially is a Arabic name not Turkish. Turkish have some Arabic words though

  7. on Tuesday 25th of September 2018 07:47:29 AM

    What is the meaning of these sentence in Arabic “Nisful Hayat” pls I need answer guyz

  8. on Saturday 10th of December 2022 04:05:59 PM

    I need girl name of born in shaban
    Eid any let me know some names

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