99 NAMES OF ALLAH

Name of Allah in Arabic Name in English Translation Explanation
Ar-Rahmaan Ar-Rahmaan The Beneficent He who wills goodness and mercy for all His creatures
Ar-Raheem Ar-Raheem The Merciful He who acts with extreme kindness
Al-Malik Al-Malik The Eternal Lord The Sovereign Lord, The One with the complete Dominion, the One Whose Dominion is clear from imperfection
Al-Quddus Al-Quddus The Most Sacred The One who is pure from any imperfection and clear from children and adversaries
As-Salam As-Salam The Embodiment of Peace The One who is free from every imperfection.
Al-Mu'min Al-Mu'min The Infuser of Faith The One who witnessed for Himself that no one is God but Him. And He witnessed for His believers that they are truthful in their belief that no one is God but Him
Al-Muhaymin Al-Muhaymin The Preserver of Safety The One who witnesses the saying and deeds of His creatures
Al-Aziz Al-Aziz The Mighty One The Strong, The Defeater who is not defeated
Al-Jabbar Al-Jabbar The Omnipotent One The One that nothing happens in His Dominion except that which He willed
Al-Mutakabbir Al-Mutakabbir The Dominant One The One whois clear from the attributes of the creatures and from resembling them.
Al-Khaaliq Al-Khaaliq The Creator The One who brings everything from non-existence to existence
Al-Baari Al-Baari The Evolver The Maker, The Creator who has the Power to turn the entities.
Al-Musawwir Al-Musawwir The Flawless Shaper The One who forms His creatures in different pictures.
Al-Ghaffaar Al-Ghaffaar The Great Forgiver The Forgiver, The One who forgives the sins of His slaves time and time again.
Al-Qahhaar Al-Qahhaar The All-Prevailing One The Dominant, The One who has the perfect Power and is not unable over anything.
Al-Wahhab Al-Wahhab The Supreme Bestower The One who is Generous in giving plenty without any return. He is everything that benefits whether Halal or Haram.
Ar-Razzaq Ar-Razzaq The Total Provider The Sustainer, The Provider.
Al-Fattah Al-Fattah The Supreme Solver The Opener, The Reliever, The Judge, The One who opens for His slaves the closed worldly and religious matters.
Al-Alim Al-Alim The All-Knowing One The Knowledgeable; The One nothing is absent from His knowledge
Al-Qaabid Al-Qaabid The Restricting One The Constrictor, The Withholder, The One who constricts the sustenance by His wisdom and expands and widens it with His Generosity and Mercy.
Al-Baasit Al-Baasit The Extender The Englarger, The One who constricts the sustenance by His wisdom and expands and widens it with His Generosity and Mercy.
Al-Khaafid Al-Khaafid The Reducer The Abaser, The One who lowers whoever He willed by His Destruction and raises whoever He willed by His Endowment.
Ar-Rafi Ar-Rafi The Elevating One The Exalter, The Elevator, The One who lowers whoever He willed by His Destruction and raises whoever He willed by His Endowment.
Al-Mu'izz Al-Mu'izz The Honourer-Bestower He gives esteem to whoever He willed, hence there is no one to degrade Him; And He degrades whoever He willed, hence there is no one to give Him esteem.
Al-Muzil Al-Muzil The Abaser The Dishonourer, The Humiliator, He gives esteem to whoever He willed, hence there is no one to degrade Him; And He degrades whoever He willed, hence there is no one to give Him esteem.
As-Sami' As-Sami' The All-Hearer The Hearer, The One who Hears all things that are heard by His Eternal Hearing without an ear, instrument or organ.
Al-Baseer Al-Baseer The All-Seeing The All-Noticing, The One who Sees all things that are seen by His Eternal Seeing without a pupil or any other instrument.
Al-Hakam Al-Hakam The Impartial Judge The Judge, He is the Ruler and His judgment is His Word.
Al-Adl Al-Adl The Embodiment of Justice The Just, The One who is entitled to do what He does.
Al-Lateef Al-Lateef The Knower of Subtleties The Subtle One, The Gracious, The One who is kind to His slaves and endows upon them.
Al-Khabeer Al-Khabeer The All-Aware One The One who knows the truth of things.
Al-Haleem Al-Haleem The Clement One The Forebearing, The One who delays the punishment for those who deserve it and then He might forgive them.
Al-Azeem Al-Azeem The Magnificent One The Great One, The Mighty, The One deserving the attributes of Exaltment, Glory, Extolement, and Purity from all imperfection.
Al-Ghafoor Al-Ghafoor The Great Forgiver The All-Forgiving, The Forgiving, The One who forgives a lot.
Ash-Shakoor Ash-Shakoor The Acknowledging One The Grateful, The Appreciative, The One who gives a lot of reward for a little obedience.
Al-Aliyy Al-Aliyy The Sublime One The Most High, The One who is clear from the attributes of the creatures.
Al-Kabeer Al-Kabeer The Great One The Most Great, The Great, The One who is greater than everything in status.
Al-Hafiz Al-Hafiz The Guarding One The Preserver, The Protector, The One who protects whatever and whoever He willed to protect.
Al-Muqeet Al-Muqeet The Sustaining One The Maintainer, The Guardian, The Feeder, The One who has the Power.
Al-Haseeb Al-Haseeb The Reckoning One The Reckoner, The One who gives the satisfaction.
Al-Jaleel Al-Jaleel The Majestic One The Sublime One, The Beneficent, The One who is attributed with greatness of Power and Glory of status.
Al-Kareem Al-Kareem The Bountiful one The Generous One, The Gracious, The One who is attributed with greatness of Power and Glory of status.
Ar-Raqeeb Ar-Raqeeb The Watchful One The Watcher, The One that nothing is absent from Him. Hence it's meaning is related to the attribute of Knowledge.
Al-Mujeeb Al-Mujeeb The Responding One The Responsive, The Hearkener, The One who answers the one in need if he asks Him and rescues the yearner if he calls upon Him.
Al-Waasi' Al-Waasi' The All-Pervading One The Vast, The All-Embracing, The Knowledgeable.
Al-Hakeem Al-Hakeem The Wise One The Wise, The Judge of Judges, The One who is correct in His doings.
Al-Wadud Al-Wadud The Loving One The One who loves His believing slaves and His believing slaves love Him. His love to His slaves is His Will to be merciful to them and praise them
Al-Majeed Al-Majeed The Glorious One The Most Glorious One, The One who is with perfect Power, High Status, Compassion, Generosity and Kindness.
Al-Ba'ith Al-Ba'ith The Infuser of New Life The Resurrector, The Raiser (from death), The One who resurrects His slaves after death for reward and/or punishment.
Ash-Shaheed Ash-Shaheed The All Observing Witness The Witness, The One who nothing is absent from Him.
Al-Haqq Al-Haqq The Embodiment of Truth The Truth, The True, The One who truly exists.
Al-Wakeel Al-Wakeel The Universal Trustee The Trustee, The One who gives the satisfaction and is relied upon.
Al-Qawwiyy Al-Qawwiyy The Strong One The Most Strong, The Strong, The One with the complete Power
Al-Mateen Al-Mateen The Firm One The One with extreme Power which is un-interrupted and He does not get tired.
Al-Waliyy Al-Waliyy The Protecting Associate The Protecting Friend, The Supporter.
Al-Hameed Al-Hameed The Sole-Laudable One The Praiseworthy, The praised One who deserves to be praised.
Al-Muhsee Al-Muhsee The All-Enumerating One The Counter, The Reckoner, The One who the count of things are known to him.
Al-Mubdi Al-Mubdi The Originator The One who started the human being. That is, He created him.
Al-Mueed Al-Mueed The Restorer The Reproducer, The One who brings back the creatures after death
Al-Muhyi Al-Muhyi The Maintainer of life The Restorer, The Giver of Life, The One who took out a living human from semen that does not have a soul. He gives life by giving the souls back to the worn out bodies on the resurrection day and He makes the hearts alive by the light of knowledge.
Al-Mumeet Al-Mumeet The Inflictor of Death The Creator of Death, The Destroyer, The One who renders the living dead.
Al-Hayy Al-Hayy The Eternally Living One The Alive, The One attributed with a life that is unlike our life and is not that of a combination of soul, flesh or blood.
Al-Qayyoom Al-Qayyoom The Self-Subsisting One The One who remains and does not end.
Al-Waajid Al-Waajid The Pointing One The Perceiver, The Finder, The Rich who is never poor. Al-Wajd is Richness.
Al-Maajid Al-Maajid The All-Noble One The Glorious, He who is Most Glorious.
Al-Waahid Al-Waahid The Only One The Unique, The One, The One without a partner
Al-Ahad Al-Ahad The Sole One The One
As-Samad As-Samad The Supreme Provider The Eternal, The Independent, The Master who is relied upon in matters and reverted to in ones needs.
Al-Qaadir Al-Qaadir The Omnipotent One The Able, The Capable, The One attributed with Power.
Al-Muqtadir Al-Muqtadir The All Authoritative One The Powerful, The Dominant, The One with the perfect Power that nothing is withheld from Him.
Al-Muqaddim Al-Muqaddim The Expediting One The Expediter, The Promoter, The One who puts things in their right places. He makes ahead what He wills and delays what He wills.
Al-Mu'akhkhir Al-Mu'akhkhir The Procrastinator The Delayer, the Retarder, The One who puts things in their right places. He makes ahead what He wills and delays what He wills.
Al-Awwal Al-Awwal The Very First The First, The One whose Existence is without a beginning.
Al-Akhir Al-Akhir The Infinite Last One The Last, The One whose Existence is without an end.
Az-Zaahir Az-Zaahir The Perceptible The Manifest, The One that nothing is above Him and nothing is underneath Him, hence He exists without a place. He, The Exalted, His Existence is obvious by proofs and He is clear from the delusions of attributes of bodies.
Al-Baatin Al-Baatin The Imperceptible The Hidden, The One that nothing is above Him and nothing is underneath Him, hence He exists without a place. He, The Exalted, His Existence is obvious by proofs and He is clear from the delusions of attributes of bodies.
Al-Waali Al-Waali The Holder of Supreme Authority The Governor, The One who owns things and manages them.
Al-Muta'ali Al-Muta'ali The Extremely Exalted One The Most Exalted, The High Exalted, The One who is clear from the attributes of the creation.
Al-Barr Al-Barr The Fountain-Head of Truth The Source of All Goodness, The Righteous, The One who is kind to His creatures, who covered them with His sustenance and specified whoever He willed among them by His support, protection, and special mercy.
At-Tawwaab At-Tawwaab The Ever-Acceptor of Repentance The Relenting, The One who grants repentance to whoever He willed among His creatures and accepts his repentance.
Al-Muntaqim Al-Muntaqim The Retaliator The Avenger, The One who victoriously prevails over His enemies and punishes them for their sins. It may mean the One who destroys them.
Al-Afuww Al-Afuww The Supreme Pardoner The Forgiver, The One with wide forgiveness.
Ar-Ra'oof Ar-Ra'oof The Benign One The Compassionate, The One with extreme Mercy. The Mercy of Allah is His will to endow upon whoever He willed among His creatures.
Maalik-ul-Mulk Maalik-ul-Mulk The Eternal Possessor of Sovereignty The One who controls the Dominion and gives dominion to whoever He willed.
Zul-Jalaali-wal-Ikram Zul-Jalaali-wal-Ikram The Possessor of Majesty and Honour The Lord of Majesty and Bounty, The One who deserves to be Exalted and not denied.
Al-Muqsit Al-Muqsit The Just One The Equitable, The One who is Just in His judgment.
Al-Jaami' Al-Jaami' The Assembler of Scattered Creations The Gatherer, The One who gathers the creatures on a day that there is no doubt about, that is the Day of Judgment.
Al-Ghaniyy Al-Ghaniyy The Self-Sufficient One The One who does not need the creation.
Al-Mughni Al-Mughni The Bestower of Sufficiency The Enricher, The One who satisfies the necessities of the creatures.
Al-Maani' Al-Maani' The Preventer The Withholder.
Ad-Daarr Ad-Daarr The Distressor The One who makes harm reach to whoever He willed and benefit to whoever He willed.
An-Naafi' An-Naafi' The Bestower of Benefits The Propitious, The One who makes harm reach to whoever He willed and benefit to whoever He willed.
An-Noor An-Noor The Prime Light The Light, The One who guides.
Al-Haadi Al-Haadi The Provider of Guidance The Guide, The One whom with His Guidance His believers were guided, and with His Guidance the living beings have been guided to what is beneficial for them and protected from what is harmful to them.
Al-Badi' Al-Badi' The Unique One The Incomparable, The One who created the creation and formed it without any preceding example.
Al-Baaqi Al-Baaqi The Ever Surviving One The Everlasting, The One that the state of non-existence is impossible for Him.
Al-Waaris Al-Waaris The Eternal Inheritor The Heir, The One whose Existence remains.
Ar-Rasheed Ar-Rasheed The Guide to Path of Rectitude The Guide to the Right Path, The One who guides.
As-Saboor As-Saboor The Extensively Enduring One The Patient, The One who does not quickly punish the sinners.