List of Arabic theophoric names

This is a list of Arabic theophoric names.[1][2]

Islamic names

Abdul prefix – Servant of

Further information: Abdul

Allah suffix – of Allah

Further information: Allah

Zakatullah is also reported in Pakistan (Zakat = handout, Allah is the name of God)


Non-Islamic names


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Egyptian Christian


  1. Salahuddin Ahmed (1999). A Dictionary of Muslim Names. London: Hurst & Company.
  2. S. A. Rahman (2001). A Dictionary of Muslim Names. New Delhi: Goodword Books.

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