Names of God in Islam

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The 99 Names of Allah (Arabic: أسماء الله الحسنى‎‎, translit: ʾasmāʾu llāhi lḥusnā) also known as the 99 attributes of Allah, according to Islamic tradition, are the names of Allah revealed by the Creator (الله) (Allah) in the Qur'an. These are considered to be the attributes of Allah. The 99 Names of Allah are very important to Muslims and in Islamic tradition which are taken from different verses of the Holy Qur'an. They are:

S.No Name of Allah Name of Allah in Arabic Meaning
1 Ar Rahmaan الرحمن The Most Merciful
2 Ar Raheem الرحيم The Bestower of Mercy
3 Al Malik الملك The King
4 Al Quddus القدوس The Most Holy
5 As Salam السلام The Ultimate Provider of Peace
6 Al Mu'min المؤمن The Guardian of Faith
7 Al Muhaymin المهيمن The Protector
8 Al Azeez العزيز The All Mighty
9 Al Jabbar الجبار The Compeller
10 Al Mutakabbir الْمُتَكَبِّرُ The Supreme, The Majestic
11 Al Khaaliq الخالق The Creator
12 Al Baari' البارئ The Originator
13 Al Musawwir المصور Flawless Shaper
14 Al Ghaffar الغفار The Ever-Forgiving
15 Al Qahhar القهار The All Subduer
16 Al Wahhaab الوهاب The Bestower
17 Ar Razzaaq الرزاق The Ever-Providing; The Sustainer
18 Al Fattaah الفتاح The Opener
19 Al 'Aleem العليم The All-Knowing; The Omniscient
20 Al Qaabid القابض The Withholder
21 Al Baasit الباسط The Expander
22 Al Khaafidh الخافض The Abaser
23 Ar Raafi' الرافع The Exalter
24 Al Mu'izz المعز The Giver of Honour
25 Al Muzil المذل The Dishonourer
26 As Samee' السميع The All-Hearing
27 Al Baseer البصير The All-Seeing
28 Al Hakam الحكم The Judge; The Ultimate Arbiter
29 Al 'Adl العدل The Utterly Just
30 Al Lateef اللطيف The Kind
31 Al Khabeer الخبير The All-Aware
32 Al Halem الحليم The Forbearer; The Indulgent
33 Al-‘Atheem العظيم The Magnificent; The Infinite
34 Al Ghafoor الغفور The All-Forgiving
35 Ash Shakur الشكور The Most Appreciative[1]
36 Al 'Alee العلي The Sublimely Exalted
37 Al Kabeer الكبير The Greatest
38 Al Hafeedh الحفيظ The Preserver; The Protector
39 Al Muqeet المقيت The Nourisher
40 Al Haseeb الحسيب The Reckoner
41 Al Jaleel الجليل The Majestic
42 Al Kareem الكريم The Bountiful; The Generous
43 Ar Raqeeb الرقيب The Watchful
44 Al Mujeeb المجيب The Responsive; The Answerer
45 Al Waasi' الواسع The Vast; The All Encompassing
46 Al Hakeem الحكيم The Wise
47 Al Wadood الودود The Loving; The Kind One
48 Al Majeed المجيد The All Glorious
49 Al Ba'ith الباعث The Raiser of the Dead
50 Ash Shaheed الشهيد The Witness
51 Al Haqq الحق The Truth; The Real
52 Al Wakeel الوكيل The Trustee; The Dependable
53 Al Qawiyy القوي The Strong
54 Al Mateen المتين The Firm; The Steadfast
55 Al Waliyy الولي The Protecting Friend, Patron, and Supporter
56 Al Hameed الحميد The All Praise Worthy
57 Al Muhsee المحصي The Accounter; The Numberer of All
58 Al Mubdi المبدئ The Producer, Originator, and Initiator of all
59 Al Mu'id المعيد The Reinstater Who Brings Back All
60 Al Muhyee المحيي The Giver of Life
61 Al Mumeet المميت The Bringer of Death; The Destroyer
62 Al Hayy الحي The Ever Living
63 Al Qayyoom القيوم The Self Subsisting Sustainer of All
64 Al Waajid الواجد The Perceiver; The Finder; The Unfailing
65 Al Maajid الماجد The Illustrious; The Magnificent
66 Al Waahid الواحد The One; The All Inclusive; The Indivisible
67 Al Ahad الاحد The One; The Indivisible
68 As Samad الصمد The Everlasting; The Eternal Refuge
69 Al Qaadeer القادر The All-Capable; The Most Able; The Most Powerful
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 Brings Backwards
73 Al Awwal الأول The First
74 Al Aakhir الآخر The Last
75 Az Dhaahir الظاهر The Manifest; The All Victorious
76 Al Baatin الباطن The Hidden; The All Encompassing
77 Al Waali الوالي The Patron
78 Al Muta'ali المتعالي The Self Exalted
79 Al Barr البر The Most Kind and Righteous
80 At Tawwab التواب The Ever-Pardoning, Ever Relenting
81 Al Muntaqim المنتقم The Avenger
82 Al 'Afuww العفو The Pardoner; The Forgiver
83 Ar Ra'oof الرؤوف The Clement; The Compassionate; The All-Pitying
84 Maalik ul Mulk مالك الملك The Owner of All Sovereignty
85 Dhul Jalaali wal Ikraam ذو الجلال و الإكرام The Lord of Majesty and Generosity
86 Al Muqsit المقسط The Equitable; The Requiter
87 Al Jaami' الجامع The Gatherer; The Unifier
88 Al Ghaniyy 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 Haadi الهادي The Guide
95 Al Badee' البديع Incomparable; The Originator
96 Al Baaqi الباقي The Ever Enduring and Immutable
97 Al Waarith الوارث The Heir; The Inheritor of All
98 Ar Rasheed الرشيد The Guide, Infallible Teacher, and Knower
99 As Saboor الصبور The Forbearing; The Patient

100 Allah الله

99 Names Of Allah And Their Benefits ‘Allah’ is a title for All-Mighty God. The word Allah means The God in Arabic. It is a combination of ‘Ilah’ in Arabic which means god, and ‘al’ the alif and laam letters of the Arabic alphabet which denote the definite article, meaning the,Allah the only one.

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  1. "99 Names of Allah (Al Asma Ul Husna) - with Meaning and Explanation". 99 Names of Allah (Al Asma Ul Husna). Retrieved 2019-09-27.