Fatwaa ID: 691
Assalamualaykum, is it permitted islamically to call someone two names, eg. Others call her Fathima and few call her Maryam,HOWEVER she’s known as Maryam.
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
It is permissible to have multiple names. There is no restriction in that. In the enquired situation, you may be called Faatimah and Maryam.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
08/04/1444 AH – 02/24/2023 CE | AML1-7176
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