Sakinah - girls name

Sakinah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 47%

Sakinah name meaning:

The name Sakinah is of Arabic origin and has a beautiful spiritual meaning. In Arabic, Sakinah is derived from the word "sakana," which means tranquility, peace, and serenity. It is often associated with a sense of calmness and contentment that one feels in their heart. Sakinah is believed to be a divine blessing that brings inner peace and harmony to individuals and their surroundings.

Those named Sakinah are thought to possess qualities such as kindness, compassion, and a peaceful nature. They have a calming presence and have the ability to bring comfort and tranquility to others. Sakinahs are often seen as peacemakers and have a natural inclination towards resolving conflicts and creating harmonious environments.

Parents who choose the name Sakinah for their daughter hope that she will embody the essence of tranquility throughout her life. It is a name that reflects a desire for her to be a source of peace and calmness in the world. Overall, the name Sakinah is a beautiful and meaningful choice for parents looking to bestow their daughter with a name that represents peace, serenity, and tranquility.

Origin: Arabic

Tranquility, devout. God-inspired peace of mind.

Related names

Sakinah , Sakeena , Sakina

Other girls names beginning with S


Overall UK ranking: 2942 out of 5581

8 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Sakinah

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