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A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of MunirLight and Radiance
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How to pronounce Munir

Master + bOOk + NEEd + pRay

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Munir in Arabic)منير
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of MunirMuneer Moneer Monir Muneir Muneire Munere Muneere Moneire Moneir Monyre Monyr Monere Moner Monire Monir
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Meaning of Munir

Munir is a direct Quranic name for boys that means “illuminating”, “illulminated”, “enlightening”, “brilliant”. Verse 3:184 is the first of six Quranic mentions:

Then if they deny you, [O Muhammad] – so were messengers denied before you, who brought clear proofs and written ordinances and the enlightening Scripture. {3:184}

Exalted is He who put constellations in the heavens, a radiant light, and an illuminating moon. {25:61}

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 3rd of June 2016 04:32:06 PM

    According to you Munir is mentioned in Quran six times out of which four Sura’s are:- 3:184, 22:8, 25:61 & 31:20. What are the other two places?

  2. on Thursday 23rd of March 2023 09:44:56 AM

    Munir is also mentioned in Suratul Ahzab, Qur’an 33 verse 46.

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