99 Names of God

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The 99 Names of God (Arabic: أسماء الله الحسنى, translit: ʾasmāʾu llāhi lḥusnā) also known as The 99 attributes of Allah, according to Islamic tradition, are the names of God revealed to man in the Qur'an.

List of names The 99 Names of God (Allah)* according to the tradition of Islam are:[change | change source]

  1. Allah (الله) God
  2. Ar Rahman (الرحمن) The All Merciful
  3. Ar Rahim (الرحيم) The Most Merciful
  4. Al Malik (الملك) The King, The Sovereign
  5. Al Quddus (القدوس) The Most Holy
  6. As Salam (السلام) Peace and Blessing
  7. Al Mu'min (المؤمن) The Guarantor
  8. Al Muhaymin (المهيمن) The Guardian, the Preserver
  9. Al 'Aziz (العزيز) The Almighty, the Self Sufficient
  10. Al Jabbar (الجبار) The Powerful, the Irresistible
  11. Al Mutakabbir (المتكبر) The Tremendous
  12. Al Khaliq (الخالق) The Creator
  13. Al Bari' (البارئ) The Maker
  14. Al Musawwir (المصور) The Fashioner of Forms
  15. Al Ghaffar (الغفار) The Ever Forgiving
  16. Al Qahhar (القهار) The All Compelling Subduer
  17. Al Wahhab (الوهاب) The Bestower
  18. Ar Razzaq (الرزاق) The Ever Providing
  19. Al Fattah (الفتاح) The Opener, the Victory Giver
  20. Al Alim (العليم) The All Knowing, the Omniscient
  21. Al Qabid (القابض) The Restrainer, the Straightener
  22. Al Basit (الباسط) The Expander, the Munificent
  23. Al Khafid (الخافض) The Abaser
  24. Ar Rafi' (الرافع) The Exalter
  25. Al Mu'izz (المعز) The Giver of Honor
  26. Al Muzil (المذل) The Giver of Dishonor
  27. Al Sami' (السميع) The All Hearing
  28. Al Basir (البصير) The All Seeing
  29. Al Hakam (الحكم) The Judge, the Arbitrator
  30. Al 'Adl (العدل) The Utterly Just
  31. Al Latif (اللطيف) The Subtly Kind
  32. Al Khabir (الخبير) The All Aware
  33. Al Halim (الحليم) The Forbearing, the Indulgent
  34. Al 'Azim (العظيم) The Magnificent, the Infinite
  35. Al Ghafur (الغفور) The All Forgiving
  36. Ash Shakur (الشكور) The Grateful
  37. Al 'Ali (العلي) The Sublimely Exalted
  38. Al Kabir (الكبير) The Great
  39. Al Hafiz (الحفيظ) The Preserver
  40. Al Muqit (المقيت) The Nourisher
  41. Al Hasib (الحسيب) The Reckoner
  42. Al Jalil (الجليل) The Majestic
  43. Al Karim (الكريم) The Bountiful, the Generous
  44. Ar Raqib (الرقيب) The Watchful
  45. Al Mujib (المجيب) The Responsive, the Answerer
  46. Al Wasi' (الواسع) The Vast, the All Encompassing
  47. Al Hakim (الحكيم) The Wise
  48. Al Wadud (الودود) The Loving, the Kind One
  49. Al Majid (المجيد) The All Glorious
  50. Al Ba'ith (الباعث) The Raiser of the Dead
  51. Ash Shahid (الشهيد) The Witness
  52. Al Haqq (الحق) The Truth, the Real
  53. Al Wakil (الوكيل) The Trustee, the Dependable
  54. Al Qawiyy (القوي) The Strong
  55. Al Matin (المتين) The Firm, the Steadfast
  56. Al Wali (الولي) The Protecting Friend, Patron, and Helper
  57. Al Hamid (الحميد) The All Praiseworthy
  58. Al Muhsi (المحصي) The Accounter, the Numberer of All
  59. Al Mubdi' (المبدئ) The Producer, Originator, and Initiator of all
  60. Al Mu'id (المعيد) The Reinstater Who Brings Back All
  61. Al Muhyi (المحيي) The Giver of Life
  62. Al Mumit (المميت) The Bringer of Death, the Destroyer
  63. Al Hayy (الحي) The Ever Living
  64. Al Qayyum (القيوم) The Self Subsisting Sustainer of All
  65. Al Wajid (الواجد) The Perceiver, the Finder, the Unfailing
  66. Al Majid (الماجد) The Illustrious, the Magnificent
  67. Al Wahid (الواحد) The One, the All Inclusive, the Indivisible
  68. As Samad (الصمد) The Long, the Impregnable, the Everlasting
  69. Al Qadir (القادر) The All Able
  70. Al Muqtadir (المقتدر) The All Determiner, the Dominant
  71. Al Muqaddim (المقدم) The Expediter, He who brings forward
  72. Al Mu'akhkhir (المؤخر) The Delayer, He who puts far away
  73. Al Awwal (الأول) The First
  74. Al Akhir (الآخر) The Last
  75. Az Zahir (الظاهر) The Manifest; the All Victorious
  76. Al Batin (الباطن) The Hidden; the All Encompassing
  77. Al Wali (الوالي) The Patron
  78. Al Muta'al (المتعالي) The Self Exalted
  79. Al Barr (البر) The Most Kind and Righteous
  80. At Tawwab (التواب) The Ever Returning, Ever Relenting
  81. Al Muntaqim (المنتقم) The Avenger
  82. Al 'Afuww (العفو) The Pardoner, the Effacer of Sins
  83. Ar Ra'uf (الرؤوف) The Compassionate, the All Pitying
  84. Malik al Mulk (مالك الملك) The Owner of All Sovereignty
  85. Dhu al Jalal wa al Ikram (ذو الجلال و الإكرام) The Lord of Majesty and Generosity
  86. Al Muqsit (المقسط) The Equitable, the Requiter
  87. Al Jami' (الجامع) The Gatherer, the Unifier
  88. Al Ghani (الغني) The All Rich, the Independent
  89. Al Mughni (المغني) The Enricher, the Emancipator
  90. Al Mani' (المانع) The Withholder, the Shielder, the Defender
  91. Ad Dharr (الضآر) The Distresser
  92. An Nafi' (النافع) The Propitious, the Benefactor
  93. An Nur (النور) The Light
  94. Al Hadi (الهادي) The Guide
  95. Al Badi (البديع) Incomparable, the Originator
  96. Al Baqi (الباقي) The Ever Enduring and Immutable
  97. Al Warith (الوارث) The Heir, the Inheritor of All
  98. Ar Rashid (الرشيد) The Guide, Infallible Teacher, and Knower
  99. As Sabur (الصبور) The Patient, the Timeless
  • Allah is the literal translation of the word God and so is not one of his names. The names refer to "characteristics" and "attributes" of God (Allah).

Please note that the English translation of names may have a slightly different meaning than the original Arabic word due to the words available in each language.