Hafiz - boys name

Hafiz name popularity, meaning and origin

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Hafiz name meaning:

The name Hafiz is of Arabic origin and holds a significant meaning. Hafiz is derived from the Arabic word "hafidh," which means "guardian" or "custodian." In Islamic tradition, Hafiz is a title given to someone who has memorized the entire Quran, the holy book of Islam. It is considered a great honor and achievement to be called Hafiz, as it demonstrates a deep dedication to the religion and a strong connection to God.

The name Hafiz carries a sense of responsibility and spiritual devotion. It symbolizes someone who is entrusted with the preservation and protection of sacred knowledge. Hafiz is often used as a given name for boys in Muslim communities, representing the hope and aspiration for the child to become knowledgeable and pious. It serves as a reminder for individuals to hold the teachings of Islam close to their hearts and to act as guardians of the faith.

Origin: Arabic

Keepe, guardian, preserver.

Related names

Hafiz , Haafiz

Other boys names beginning with H


Overall UK ranking: 4789 out of 4789

3 recorded births last year

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  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Hafiz

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