Ayat name popularity, meaning and origin
Name Popularity: 97%
Ayat name meaning:
The name Ayat is of Arabic origin and holds great significance in Islamic culture. Ayat is a unisex name, but it is more commonly used for girls. The meaning of Ayat is "sign" or "miracle." In Islamic belief, an ayat refers to a verse or a sign from the Quran, which is considered a miracle bestowed upon humanity by Allah (God). The Quran is believed to be the literal word of God revealed to the Prophet Muhammad.
By naming a boy Ayat, it could be seen as a way to highlight his connection to the Islamic faith and its teachings. It may also symbolize the parents' hope for their son to be a sign of goodness and righteousness in the world, just as the verses of the Quran are considered signs of divine guidance. The name Ayat carries a sense of spirituality and serves as a reminder of the importance of faith and the miracles that can be found in the world around us.
Overall UK ranking: 195 out of 5581
266 recorded births last year
Change in rank
- Scotland (339)
Ranking for this name in various UK regions
Historical popularity of Ayat
The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Ayat from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Ayat in 2024