Ayat - girls name

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.


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Overall UK ranking: 195 out of 5581

266 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (339)

Historical popularity of Ayat

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