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A Non-Quranic Name for Boys

How to pronounce Sohrab

Sit + pUt + Hot + pRay + mAn + Boy

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Original Spellingسهراب
How to write Sohrab in the original language, such as Arabic or Persian
Alternate spellings of SohrabSohraab
All of the above spellings are acceptable for this name. You may also create your own spelling.

This is NOT a Quranic name, but Muslims can use it since it has a good or neutral meaning.

Meaning of Sohrab

Sohrab is a Persian name for boys that is made up of the words Sohr “red” and ab (“water”), meaning “red water”, or “possessor of water and of red color”. It is the name of a mythical Persian hero, son of Rustam.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Wednesday 18th of October 2017 02:33:28 PM

    sohrab ,mehrab, afrasiab,darab,all are end with (ab=watter)are iranian olde boys name not arabic not islamic nam
    Parvin is an old persian girls name not arabic nore islamic ,ther is no( P) in Arabic language.

  2. on Friday 28th of February 2020 11:51:34 PM

    Sometimes it is written with a u like

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