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    Question ID: 151448Country: India

    Title: Name of girl child

    Question: I have been blessed with a girl child and we have named her SHAIK AL-RAEESA SIDDEEQAH. I want to know the meaning of this name and is it right to add prefixes like AL and what is the meaning of that.

    Answer ID: 151448

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 1060/935/H=9/1438)


    Shaikh al-Raisa is not good name. keep the name of your daughter only Siddiqah only or add Juveria or Aisha etc before Siddiqah. Siddiqah means chaste and truthful woman thus it is a good name.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India