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A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of NahyanWise, Wisdom and Decisiveness
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How to pronounce Nahyan

NUmber + Hot + YArd + New

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Nahyan in Arabic)نَهْيَان
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of NahyanNahyaan Nahiyan Naheyan Nahian Nahiaan Nehyaan Nehian Nehiaan Nehyan Neheyan
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from N-H26-Y:

Meaning of Nahyan

Nahyan is an indirect Quranic name for boys that means “one who has reached the height of wisdom”,  “one who discourages or prevents others from doing bad things”. It is derived from the N-H26-Y root which is used in many places in the Quran.

Eat and pasture your cattle; most surely there are signs in this for those endowed with wisdom. (Quran 20:54)
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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 22nd of January 2016 06:25:47 AM

    Not so bad, but I can’t understand what are it means. It’s truth.

  2. on Friday 22nd of January 2016 06:28:55 AM

    Not so good and not so bad. But I liked it. Can I know MORE ABOUT THAT, PLEASE?

  3. on Wednesday 15th of August 2018 07:45:28 AM

    MY SON Nahyan


  4. on Sunday 30th of September 2018 09:01:51 AM

    My daughter is called nahien
    The name suits her

  5. on Sunday 22nd of December 2019 06:48:22 AM

    I want to call my little son as “Ayman Al Nahyan”. Is this name right in respect of Islam?

  6. on Friday 27th of December 2019 05:04:12 PM

    Great! My name is Nahean……………………………………………………………………

  7. on Monday 4th of April 2022 07:17:51 PM

    That’s such a Mashallah name my friend has this name and it actually works with his personality

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