Arabic

We’ve compiled a list of baby names in each category to help you choose the perfect name. Click on a name to find the name meaning, popularity, origin, and other helpful information.

Aaliyah

Aaliyah (ah-LIY-ah) is a Hebrew and Arabic name meaning: “ascending”.

Abbas

Abbas Meaning and Origin Abbas is a boy’s name of Arabic origins, meaning: “austere”. An ancestor of Abbasid caliphs who ruled the Islamic world between 750 and 1258.

Abia

Abia Meaning and Origin Abia is a girl’s name meaning “great” and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Abia: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Abla

Abla (AH blah) is a girl’s Arabic name meaning: “Woman with a full figure”.

Adhara

Adhara Meaning and Origin Adhara is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "virgins".  Posts with the name Adhara:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Adnan

Adnan Meaning and Origin Adnan is a boy’s name of Arabic origin, meaning: “settler.” Derived from Adnāniyūn people living in the north of the Arabian Peninsula. Posts with the name Adnan: 50 Unique Boy Names That Start with A

Adra

Adra Meaning and Origin Adra is a girl's name of Arabic and Hebrew origin, meaning "virgin; or noble, exalted".  Posts with the name Adra:  Unique Girl Names Starting with A

Aida

Aida Meaning and Origin Aida is a girl's name of Arabic and Italian origin, meaning "happy".  Posts with the name Aida:  Unique Girl Names Starting with A

Aisha

Aisha Meaning and Origin Aisha is a girl's name of Arabic and Swahili origin, meaning "living, prosperous".  Posts with the name Aisha:  Popular Girl Names Starting with A

Alaia

Alaia Meaning and Origin Alaia is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "sublime".  Posts with the name Alaia:  Popular Girl Names Starting with A

Alhena

Alhena Meaning and Origin Alhena is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "a ring".  Posts with the name Alhena:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Ali

Ali Meaning and Origin The name Ali is a boy's name meaning "high, elevated, or champion" and is of Arabic origin.  Posts with the name Ali: 52 Popular Boy Names That Start With A

Alia

Alia (aa-lee-uh) is an Arabic girl’s name meaning: “exalted”.

Alioth

Alioth Meaning and Origin Alioth is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "fat tail of the sheep."  Posts with the name Alioth: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Aliyah

Aliyah Meaning and Origin Aliyah is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "exalted".  Posts with the name Aliyah:  Popular Girl Names Starting with A

Alula

Alula Meaning and Origin Alula is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "the first leap".  Posts with the name Alula:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Alya

Alya Meaning and Origin Alya is a girl's name of Russian, Turkish, and Arabic origin, meaning "heavens, exalted, and highborn".  Posts with the name Alya:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Amaya

Amaya Meaning and Origin Amaya is a girl’s name meaning “night rain” and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Amaya: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Amel 

Amel Meaning and Origin Amel is a unisex name of Arabic origin meaning "hope." Posts with the name Amel : 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Amina

Amina Meaning and Origin Amina is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "peace".  Posts with the name Amina:  Popular Girl Names Starting with A

Amir

Amir Meaning and Origin The name Amir is a boy's name meaning "prince, rich, cultivated" and is of Arabic origin.  Posts with the name Amir: 52 Popular Boy Names That Start With A

Ammar

Ammar Meaning and Origin Ammar is a boy’s name of Arabic origin, meaning: “long-lived.” The name of one of the earliest converts to Islam, renowned for his piety.

Ammar

Ammar Meaning and Origin The name Ammar is a boy's name meaning "long-lived" and is of Arabic origin.  Posts with the name Ammar: 99 Unique Boy Names That Start With A

Amra

Amra Meaning and Origin Amra is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "crown".  Posts with the name Amra: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Anasia

Anasia Meaning and Origin Anasia is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "friendly and hospitable." Posts with the name Anasia: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Aneesa

Aneesa Meaning and Origin Aneesa is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "good companion".  Posts with the name Aneesa:  Unique Girl Names Starting with A

Ara

Ara Meaning and Origin Ara is a girl's name of  Arabic, Armenian origin, meaning "king".  Posts with the name Ara:  60 Victorian Girl Names with Cute Nicknames

Asra

Asra Meaning and Origin Asra is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "nocturnal journey." Posts with the name Asra: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Ayan

Ayan Meaning and Origin The name Ayan is a boy's name meaning "time, era, epoch, age; halting" and is of Arabic; Sanskrit origin.  Posts with the name Ayan: 52 Popular Boy Names That Start With A

Ayda

Ayda Meaning and Origin Ayda is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "returning, visitor".  Posts with the name Ayda:  Unique Girl Names Starting with A

Ayesha

Ayesha Meaning and Origin Ayesha is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "happy living, woman life".  Posts with the name Ayesha:  Unique Girl Names Starting with A

Aza

Aza Meaning and Origin Aza is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "comfort".  Posts with the name Aza:  Unique Girl Names Starting with A

Azan

Azan Meaning and Origin Azan is a boy’s name meaning: “call to prayer, power or strength” and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Azan: 50 Made Up Baby Names for Boys

Aziz

Aziz Meaning and Origin Aziz is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "strong, powerful".  Posts with the name Aziz: 99 Unique Boy Names That Start With A  

Azra

Azra Meaning and Origin Azra is a unisex name of Hebrew, Arabic origin, meaning “pure, maiden.” Posts with the name Azra: 50 Unisex Baby Names You Haven't Heard Before

Azziz 

Azziz ♂ Arabic "powerful, beloved" Azziz Meaning and Origin Azziz is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning “powerful, beloved.” Posts with the name Azziz Modern Magic Baby Names for Boys

Badar

Badar Meaning and Origin Badar is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "full moon."  Posts with the name Badar: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Badriyah

“Resembling the full moon”

Bara

Bara Meaning and Origin The name Bara is a girl's name of Hebrew and Arabic origin meaning "to select; innocent." Posts with the name Bara:  60 Unusual Girl Names No One Else Will Have

Basra

Basra Meaning and Origin Basra is a girl's gemstone name. Basra is a type of pearl gemstone that originated from the Basra region of the Persian Gulf. Posts with the name Basra: 25 Sparkling Off Beat Gemstone Names For Girls

Cairo

Cairo Meaning and Origin Cairo is a unisex place name of Arabic origin. A city in Egypt. Posts with the name Cairo: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Caliana

Caliana Meaning and Origin The name Caliana is a girl's name meaning "castle or tower" and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Caliana: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of 100 Pretty Unique Names for Girls Flying Under the Radar

Cantarah

Cantarah Meaning and Origin Cantarah is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "little bridge".  Posts with the name Cantarah:  Girl Names That Start With C

Ceylon

Ceylon Meaning and Origin Ceylon is a boy's name meaning "Sri Lanka" and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Ceylon: 30 Vintage Baby Names Lost in Time That Actually Sound Quite Modern

Dalia

(Hebrew) flowering branch.

Dayana

Dayana Meaning and Origin Dayana is a girl's name of Latin, Arabic origin meaning "heavenly, faith or divine." Current popularity: #609. Posts with the name Dayana: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Ellaria

Ellaria Meaning and Origin Ellaria is a girl's name of Arabic and a literary name of unknown meaning.   Posts with the name Ellaria: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Emani

Emani Meaning and Origin Emani is a unisex name of Arabic origin, meaning "faith".  Posts with the name Emani:  51 Popular Girl Names That Start With E

Farah

Farah Meaning and Origin Farah is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "happiness".  Posts with the name Farah: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Ghayth

Ghayth Meaning and Origin The name Ghayth is a boy's name meaning "rain" and is of Arabic origin. A word name with connotations in a desert climate. Posts with the name Ghayth: 100 Cute First and Middle Names for Boys

Gomeisa

Gomeisa Meaning and Origin Gomeisa is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "bleary-eyed one".  Posts with the name Gomeisa:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Haidar

Haidar Meaning and Origin The name Haidar is a boy's name meaning "lion" and is of Arabic origin. Haidar Allāh ‘Lion of Allāh’ was the son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad. VARIANT: Haydar.

Hamal

Hamal Meaning and Origin Hamal is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "lamb."  Posts with the name Hamal: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Haniya

Haniya Meaning and Origin Haniya is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "joyous".  Posts with the name Haniya: Girl Names That Start With H

Harith

Harith Meaning and Origin The name Harith is a boy's name meaning "provider, breadwinner" and is of Arabic origin. The name Harith also means ‘lion’.

Idris

Idris Meaning and Origin Idris is a boy’s name of Arabic origin, meaning: “prophet of the righteous.” A name of a man mentioned twice in the Qur’an described as a ‘prophet of the righteous. Current Popularity: #829. Posts with the name Idris: 100 Unique Names for Boys...

Iman

Iman Meaning and Origin The name Iman is a unisex name meaning "faithful" and is of Arabic origin.

Imani

Imani Meaning and Origin Imani is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "faith".  Posts with the name Imani: 

Inara

Inara Meaning and Origin Inara is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "shining light".  Posts with the name Inara: 20 Unique but Stunningly Beautiful Girl Names 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Inaya

Inaya Meaning and Origin The name Inaya is a girl's name meaning "care, protection" and is of Arabic origin. Pronounced: in-NAY-a. A Quranic name derived from Ain-W-N root. RELATED NAMES: Iynaayah, Naya. Posts with the name Inaya: 24 Fairytale Inspired Girl Names Fit...

Isa

Isa Meaning and Origin Isa is a girl’s name meaning “jesus” and is of Arabic origin. An Arabic translation of Jesus. Also a short form of Isabel but now more commonly used as an independent first name. Posts with the name Isa: 60 Short Unique Girl...

Isra

Isra Meaning and Origin The name Isra is a boy's name meaning "night journey" and is of Arabic origin. A reference to the story of Muhammad’s night journey to Jerusalem.  

Jericho

Jericho Meaning and Origin Jericho is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "city of moons." This vintage choice steeped in history is a cool and edgy choice for your little boy and can also be shortened to Jerry if you like that better. You may also...

Kalila

Kalila Meaning and Origin Kalila is a girl’s name meaning “beloved” and is of Arabic origin. There are so many things to love about the name Kalila. For starters, it means "beloved," and that's reason enough to move it to your shortlist. Plus, it just sounds really...

Kareem

Kareem Meaning and Origin Kareem is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "generous, noble, honorable".  Posts with the name Kareem:  Boy Names That Start With K

Khalil

Khalil Meaning and Origin Khalil is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "friend".  Posts with the name Khalil:  Boy Names That Start With K

Laila

Laila Meaning and Origin Laila is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "night; holy".  Posts with the name Laila:  Girl Names That Start With L

Laith

Laith Meaning and Origin Laith is a boy's name of Arabic, Scottish origin, meaning "lion, wet".  Posts with the name Laith:  Boy Names That Start With L

Layana

Layana is an invented girl’s name.

Layla

Layla is an Arabic name meaning: “night”.

Lila

Lila is an Arabic name meaning: “night”.

Lina

Lina Meaning and Origin Lina is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "little palm tree".  Posts with the name Lina:  Girl Names That Start With L

Lisha

Lisha Meaning and Origin The name Lisha is a girl's name meaning "darkness before midnight" and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Lisha: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys

Lulu

Lulu Meaning and Origin Lulu is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "pearl".  Posts with the name Lulu:  Girl Names That Start With L

Lyla

Lyla Meaning and Origin Lyla is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "night".  Posts with the name Lyla:  Girl Names That Start With L

Maira

Maira Meaning and Origin Maira is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "the moon".  Posts with the name Maira: 100 Girl Names That Start With M

Maja

Maja Meaning and Origin Maja is a girl's name of Arabic and Scandinavian origin, meaning "splendid, of the sea or bitter."  Posts with the name Maja: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Meissa

Meissa Meaning and Origin Meissa is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "shining one".  Posts with the name Meissa:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Naiara

Naiara is a  place name, from the Basque Spanish city Nájera, that is of Arabic origin.

Nashira

Nashira Meaning and Origin Nashira is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "bearer of good news".  Posts with the name Nashira:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Nasrin

Nasrin Meaning and Origin The name Nasrin is a girl's name meaning "wild rose" and is of Persian origin.  Posts with the name Nasrin: 50 Exotic & Unique Names for Your Baby Girl

Nuria

Nuria is a Catalan name taken from the Virgin of Núria. 

Qamar

Qamar Meaning and Origin Qamar is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "moon."  Posts with the name Qamar: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Qusay

Qusay Meaning and Origin The name Qusay is a boy's name meaning "distant, remote" and is of Arabic origin. An ancient name from the Quraish tribe.

Rabia

Rabia Meaning and Origin Rabia is a girl's name of Arabic and Turkish origin meaning "spring or fourth female".  Posts with the name Rabia: Girl Names That Start With R

Raisa

Raisa Meaning and Origin The name Raisa is a girl's name meaning "rose" and is of Arabic or Yiddish origin. Pronounced: ru-EES-a. Feminine of Rais ‘leader, chief’ in Arabic. Also ‘rose’ in Yiddish. The name sounds sweet, and it's not common, and when one looks deeper...

Rana

Rana Meaning and Origin Rana is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "queen".  Posts with the name Rana: Girl Names That Start With R

Rasalas

Rasalas Meaning and Origin Rasalas is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "the northern star of the lion's head."  Posts with the name Rasalas: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Rigel

Rigel Meaning and Origin Rigel is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "foot."  Posts with the name Rigel: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Romina

Romina is a Arabic name meaning: “from the land of Christians”.

Rowan

Rowan is an Irish and Scottish name, meaning: “little redhead”.

Sabik

Sabik Meaning and Origin Sabik is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "one who comes in first."  Posts with the name Sabik: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Sadia

Sadia Meaning and Origin Sadia is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "princess".  Posts with the name Sadia:  Unique Girl Names That Start With S

Saffron

Saffron Meaning and Origin The name Saffron is a girl's name meaning "spice" and is of English origin. A name of a yellow-colored spice, from Old French safran, ultimately of Arabic origin. The bulb was introduced to Europe from the East in the Middle Ages.  Posts...

Sahara

Sahara Meaning and Origin The name Sahara is a girl’s name of Arabic origin meaning “desert”. Posts with the name Sahara: 10 Unique “S” Names for Girls 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Samar  

Samar ⚥ Arabic "evening conversation" Samar Meaning and Origin Samar is a gender-neutral name of Arabic origin, meaning “evening conversation.” Posts with the name Samar Modern Magic Baby Names for Boys

Samara

Samara Meaning and Origin The name Samara is a girl’s name of Hebrew and Arabic origin meaning “guardian or protected by God”. Current Popularity: #350. Posts with the name Samara: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names 500 of the Prettiest Girl...

Samira

Samira Meaning and Origin The name Samira is a girl’s name of Arabic origin meaning “companion in evening conversation”. Current Popularity: #924.

Samirah

Samirah Meaning and Origin Samirah is a girl's name of Arabic origin, meaning "woman who entertains".  Posts with the name Samirah:  Unique Girl Names That Start With S

Sana

Sana Meaning and Origin The name Sana is a girl’s name of Arabic origin meaning “radiance”. Posts with the name Sana: 10 Unique “S” Names for Girls

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