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What is the meaning of name Simrah? is it islamic name?
can you provide reference for meaning of name. Muslims can keep this name or not?


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There is no Arabic/Islamic name sounding like that that I know of. Where did you hear of this name? It's likely another name mispronounced. A pakistani website had written "Simra" and I looked at it and they actually meant "Thamarah" which means fruit, benefit.

You may use Thamarah (also spelled as Samara, Samra), and it is a good Quranic name directly mentioned in the Quran (in 2:25).

Names that sound close to this: Samirah: Late night conversation. Samraa: A type of wheat, A person with tan colored skin. Sumra: The shaded part of the moon, tan (very light brown) color in skin. Thamraa (some may write it as Samraa, note that it is NOT Thamara): A tree bearing a lot of fruit, something beneficial and successful.

All of these can be used as names for girls and all of the roots of these words are mentioned in the Quran.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Wednesday 5th of August 2015 04:49:13 PM

  2. on Thursday 11th of February 2016 09:45:33 PM

    Is Simrah arabic name? What is the meaning of Simrah?

  3. on Sunday 3rd of September 2017 04:39:29 AM

    If you never heared of any word/name , you deduced that its some another name mispronounced….height of self confidence

  4. on Friday 16th of March 2018 06:34:56 AM

    Simple mean in Islamic language please confirm me please please please please please please pleas

  5. on Thursday 15th of November 2018 02:53:31 AM

    My daughter name us Simra and its meaning i have seen is princess or janat in many websites

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