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    Question ID: 49750Country: India

    Title: Can i keep the name Muawwiz?

    Question: I have a new born baby. He was born on 17 November 2013, Can I keep the name Muawiz. If it is ok, please tell me the meaning and spelling.

    Answer ID: 49750

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 80/80/M=01/1435) You can keep his name as ‘Muawwiz’ (معوذ), it is good name. It was the name of a Sahabi. It means: one who gives refuge.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India