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A Non-Quranic Name for Boys and Girls

How to pronounce Sumama

Sit + pUt + MAn + MUst

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Original Spellingثُمَامَة
How to write Sumama in the original language, such as Arabic or Persian

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

Meaning of Sumama

Sumama, also written as Thumama, is an Arabic name for boys and girls that means “salvation”, “to be rescued”. It is also the name of a genus of plants called Panicum, among these plants are tumbleweed and witchgrass.

Sumama is the name of many (male) Sahabah (companions of the Prophet, peace and blessings of Allah upon him and his companions), such as Sumama bin Anas, Sumama bin Aws, Sumama bin Hazn, Sumama bin Abdullah bin Anas and Sumama bin Udayy al-Qurashi.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Saturday 9th of January 2016 04:17:28 AM

    What is the meaning of IRSAH? From which language this name is taken.
    Is it a suitable name for Girls?

  2. on Thursday 12th of December 2019 04:47:30 PM

    SUMAMA is also name of a precious bird, found in Arabia,

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