List of Arabic theophoric names

This is a list of Arabic theophoric names.[1][2]

Islamic names[]

Abdul with names of God[]

Following are names consisting of the appellation abdul, "servant of", followed by one of the names associated with God in the Qur'an.

Allah suffix – of Allah[]

Zakatullah is also reported in Pakistan (Zakat = handout, Allah is the name of God)

ad-Din suffix – Faith,Creed[]

Rahman — Compassionate[]


Non-Islamic names[]


Egyptian Christian[]


  1. ^ Salahuddin Ahmed (1999). A Dictionary of Muslim Names. London: Hurst & Company.
  2. ^ S. A. Rahman (2001). A Dictionary of Muslim Names. New Delhi: Goodword Books.

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