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A Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Riaz

RIg + YArn + Zero

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Riaz in Arabic)رِيَاض
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of RiazRiyadh Riyaaz Riyaadh Reyaz Riyaz
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Meaning of Riaz

Riaz is an Arabic name for boys that means “land with beautiful grass and flowers”, “beautiful gardens”. It is also the name of the capital city of Saudi Arabia, usually spelled Riyadh.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Thursday 17th of September 2015 04:12:39 AM

    most geniuses and handsome men are called riaz. i think the nicest men in the world are called this name.

  2. on Tuesday 8th of May 2018 03:07:35 AM

    The word Riaz is also used for the practice sessions that an artist such as a musician takes to perfect his or her skills. In that aspect it may also refer to hard work leading to perfection. Riaz as a name is not uncommon for girls either, particularly among people of sub-continent origin.

  3. on Wednesday 29th of May 2019 10:03:30 AM

    So are riaz and riyad the same name meaning?
    Please reply soon I already have a riaz

  4. on Wednesday 12th of June 2019 08:16:06 AM

    I called my son Riaz because I just like the name.

  5. on Sunday 28th of July 2019 03:17:00 PM

    Can I use the name RIYADH as a surname

  6. on Tuesday 3rd of August 2021 10:15:49 AM

    Riaz is the name of the blessed area in masjid nabvi on the side of the Hujra (the green carpet) the area is riaz q garden from paradise

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