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Name: Haseeb

Fatwaa ID: 497

Question:
Asalaam alaykum, what is the ruling on name Haseeb must one call the child Abdul Haseeb? (his full name is Haseeb ur Rehman)

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

The word Haseeb in itself means noble and of good lineage. It is a suitable name. It is not necessary to call the person ‘Abdul Haseeb. The name of Allaah Ta’aala al-Haseeb has a different meaning, the Reckoner and the Self-sufficient.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

07/10/1444 AH – 02/01/2023 CE | AMG3-3283

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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