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A Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Shahid

SHArp + HIDden

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Shahid in Arabic)شاهد
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of ShahidShaahid Shahed Shaahed Shaheid Chahiyde Chahiyd Chahede Chahed Chaheyde Chaheyd Chahide Chahid Chahede Chahed Chahyde
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Quranic Root
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Meaning of Shahid

Shahid is a Quranic name for boys that means “witness”, “observer”. It is directly mentioned in the Quran in many places The Quran uses it to describe Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings of Allah upon him, for example in:

O Prophet! surely We have sent you as a shahid (witness), and as a bearer of good news and as a warner. (Quran 33:45)

Surely We have sent you as a shahid (witness) and as a bearer of good news and as a warner, so that you may believe in God and His Messenger, and may help him, and honor him, and so that you may glorify God morning and evening. (Quran 48:8-9)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Monday 14th of December 2015 05:07:33 PM

    shahid name is vey beautiful name because it is meaning of witness oberver qarnanic name is pak name

  2. on Thursday 7th of January 2016 12:24:15 PM

    shahid is very good name but my brother shaid is called as padu

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