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A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of SulaimanPeace and Peaceful
See below for detailed meaning
How to pronounce Sulaiman

Sweet + pUt + pLAY + MAN

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Sulaiman in Arabic)سُلَيْمَان
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Meaning of Sulaiman

Sulaiman is a direct Quranic name for boys, it is the Arabic version of the English name Solomon. Sulaiman is one of the prophets mentioned in the Quran (mentioned 17 times.). He is the son of Prophet David and a king given mighty powers by God.

Sulaiman is derived from the Hebrew word Sh’lomoh, which is derived from shelomo which means “peaceful”.

She was told, “Enter the palace.” But when she saw it, she thought it was a body of water and uncovered her shins [to wade through]. He said, “Indeed, it is a palace [whose floor is] made smooth with glass.” She said, “My Lord, indeed I have wronged myself, and I submit with Sulaiman to Allah, Lord of the worlds.” (Quran 27:44)

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  1. on Friday 19th of August 2016 10:25:26 PM

    Suleman is my brothers name and i want to find the meaning

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