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I need to know the meaning of the name MAARIJ and whether it is a girl's or boy's name?


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Maarij means "mixture" or "strong blaze of fire." Maarij is a male noun, such nouns aren't usually used as names for girls (though they can be), rather they are made feminine by adding "ah" to the end, thus Maarijah, which makes it a girl's name.

I haven't seen Maarij or Maarijah used as names by Arabs, though Desi people seem to use it. You can use it inshAllah as the meaning is acceptable.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 1st of August 2014 07:35:54 PM

    In Quran Pak, its means The way Towards skies, the heights. Its the plural of Mairaj. A driven word of Urooj.

  2. on Friday 21st of August 2015 10:56:28 PM

    In 29th chapter of Quran ..the word maarij means the way towards height !

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