Origin:Arabic
Popularity:2597
Meaning:Compassionate; The most merciful
Searching for a name that enables you to share your faith with baby? You may have found the perfect title. Raheem is the anglicized form of Rahim (ar-Raḥīm), one of the ninety-nine names of Allah in Islam, and means “the most merciful.” This masculine Arabic title exudes compassion and may inspire baby to embody this noble quality. A name steeped in linguistical history, Raheem consists of the triconsonantal root R-H-M, the basis for many words in Arabic and Hebrew. If you wish to instill baby with benevolent and empathic attributes, naming them Raheem is a great place to start.

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