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A Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Safwan

SUmmer + Fun + WANder

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Safwan in Arabic)صفوان
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of SafwanSafwaan Safuan Sefwan Sefwaan Sephwan Sephwaan Sefwan Sefwaan Saphwan Saphwaan Safwan
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Quranic Root
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Meaning of Safwan

Safwan is a direct Quranic name for boys that means “rock”. It is used in the Quran in verse 2:264. Safwan also means “bright and clear day” (full of sunshine and without clouds), it also means “pure”.

Such men are like a rock covered with earth: a shower falls upon it and leaves it hard and bare. (Quran 2:264)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Wednesday 23rd of December 2015 11:14:12 PM

    Jazaakallahu kheral jazaa shukran i really wanted to know meaning of safwaan and I found from here

  2. on Saturday 16th of September 2017 05:28:35 AM

    Safwan also means “gentle” and “pure”. The rock, when it is cleansed may be purified and smoothed.

  3. on Saturday 20th of January 2018 06:02:43 AM

    I know a person named Safwaan. and he is not purrfrwrwrwrwrwrwrwrw

  4. on Saturday 7th of April 2018 12:38:50 AM

    my baby brothers name is safwan my name is hamim and my brothers name is mustaqeem !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  5. on Friday 23rd of November 2018 08:36:34 PM

    My name is Nahian and my brother name is Safwan. We both have good names alhamdulillah and indeed our names somewhat reflect our characteristics. 🙂

  6. on Saturday 3rd of August 2019 12:06:31 PM

    I know a person named Safwan . he is really cute, pure and also having good personality .he is also a good friend of mine and I also love him.

  7. on Friday 23rd of August 2019 02:36:39 PM

    masha allah my name is safwan and i love my people love me.alhamdulillah.

  8. on Saturday 24th of August 2019 02:10:26 AM

    My name is Safwan! Many people have said my name means pure

  9. on Tuesday 22nd of October 2019 02:52:44 PM

    My name is Safwaan and I really like the meaning of it

  10. on Thursday 23rd of June 2022 08:38:30 AM

    Mashaallah my brother name is safwaan he is cute pure having good personality

  11. on Monday 13th of November 2023 07:32:21 PM

    My son is safwan n he s very cute with a good heart mashaAllah

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