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    Question ID: 46682Country: India

    Title: keeping name starting with Syed

    Question: (1) I want to know if the baby is boy, can we keep names such as: SYED ABU BAKR, SYED HUZAIFAH, SYED ZAKARIYYA, SYED NOUMAN, SYED ZAID, SYED ANAS, SYED UZAIR, SYED MUSA, SYED IDREES...etc. 2) My father also telling to add ahmed in the end. So, SYED ABU BAKAR AHMED, SYED HUZAIFAH AHMED, SYED ZAKARIYYA AHMED etc. In both the cases let me know it is correct or not, also please suggest.

    Answer ID: 46682

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 1137/741/L=9/1434) You may add SYED and AHMAD before and after the names. All the names you proposed are fine. You may keep any of these names for your baby boy.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India