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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of RubabBenefit, Blessings and Profit
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How to pronounce Rubab

Run + pUt + BAck + Boy

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Rubab in Arabic)رُبَاب
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of RubabRubaab Robab Robaab Roubab Ruwbab Rubabbe Robabb Robabbe Robab Robaabe Robaabb Robaabbe Robaab
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Quranic Root
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Meaning of Rubab

Rubab is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means “good deeds”, “blessings”, “strong bond”. It is the plural of the word Rubbaa and is derived from the R-B-B root which is used in many places in the Quran.

No one to whom God has given the Scriptures and on whom He has bestowed wisdom and prophethood would say to men, ‘Worship me instead of God.’ [He would say rather], ‘Be devoted servants of God, for you have taught and studied the Scriptures.’ (Quran 3:79)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Thursday 4th of June 2015 05:49:54 PM

    Thank you for giving such information .I search Rubab meaning in many places but I donot found such beautiful information ,they only said that its a name of a instrument.

  2. on Tuesday 17th of November 2015 11:58:39 PM

    Is that true, Rubab means also –>Rose? Is that true, Rubab means also –>Rose ?Is that true, Rubab means also –>Rose ?

  3. on Friday 11th of December 2015 03:00:16 PM


  4. on Wednesday 3rd of February 2016 02:25:15 PM

    Some people said to me Rubab means the lier and here i found the best am so happy and my name is Rubab

  5. on Saturday 11th of June 2016 09:07:40 AM

    is that true information

  6. on Thursday 4th of August 2016 09:42:32 AM

    thanks for giving me such a good info…I’m happy every one said Rubab means an Instrumnt but now I’m happy to Know that exactly what is the meaning of my name

  7. on Monday 8th of August 2016 01:04:22 PM

    Such a Beautiful Meaning Of My Name.
    From Many People I Heard that its the Name Of An Instrument. But you’ve Good info. Thank You!

  8. on Wednesday 11th of January 2017 05:51:15 PM


  9. on Wednesday 11th of January 2017 05:55:29 PM

    Rubab is my name so I am really glad to hear the definition!!! Thank You!

  10. on Saturday 15th of July 2017 08:59:56 AM

    Wow thank you so much ..I’m happy my name is rubab ..some people says that Hazrat Hussain wife’s name rubab

  11. on Thursday 28th of September 2017 08:59:19 AM

    Thank you so much I din t know the meaning of Rubab but when I open the google website I got this information

  12. on Friday 27th of October 2017 08:40:18 AM

    thank you so much for giving such a good info..
    such a beautiful meaning Of My Name.. 🙂

  13. on Saturday 4th of November 2017 03:42:50 AM

    The name Rubab is derived from the Arabic word, رُب‎‎, (pronounced rubb) which refers to date honey or date syrup, and is understood to represent a quality of being sweet. Rubab is the plural form of this word and means “sweetness” in effect.

  14. on Thursday 8th of February 2018 02:42:52 AM

    Finally i got the meaning of my name otherwise i always use to say rubab means an instrument thats it has such a beautiful meaning ….

  15. on Sunday 29th of April 2018 07:36:31 AM

    I selected this name for my daughter..i just knew that umme Rubab was mother of Ali Asghar (A.S) a son of Imam Hussain(A.S)..
    Now I’m glad to see its meaning.. Previously someone told that it’s mean is music I think its Persian Rabab.. Arabic is Rubab.

  16. on Saturday 18th of May 2019 08:21:10 AM

    This is the best website ever!!It has soo many positive information about the name Rubab!! My name is Rubab and im soo happy that it is!!

  17. on Saturday 18th of May 2019 08:22:28 AM

    I think Rubab also means ‘white cloud’ that true

  18. on Friday 6th of December 2019 07:12:37 AM

    Thank you so much for giving such a good info….

  19. on Thursday 27th of August 2020 10:18:18 AM

    Thank you so much for such a nice information my daughter name is Rubab. I know before this it’s just a instrument name.

  20. on Sunday 19th of September 2021 07:04:23 AM

    Thank you for this information..I’m glad to know the correct meaning of my name..

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