Sakina - girls name

Sakina name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 79%

Sakina name meaning:

The name Sakina is of Arabic origin and holds a beautiful significance. Sakina is commonly translated as "tranquility," "peace," or "serenity." It is derived from the Arabic root word "sakana," meaning to be calm, settled, or at ease. This name carries a sense of inner peace and contentment, symbolizing a serene and tranquil nature.

Parents who choose the name Sakina for their daughter may hope that she embodies these qualities throughout her life. The name suggests a peaceful and balanced personality, someone who brings a calming influence to those around her. Sakina also represents a sense of stability and harmony, someone who strives for peace and works towards resolving conflicts. Overall, the name Sakina carries a positive message of inner calm and peace, emphasizing the importance of tranquility in one's life and interactions with others.

Origin: Arabic

Variant of Sakinah: Tranquility, devout. God-inspired peace of mind.

Related names

Sakinah , Sakeena , Sakina

Other girls names beginning with S


Overall UK ranking: 1161 out of 5581

29 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Sakina

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