AL-HAKAM

al-Hakam (The Ruler)

al-Hakam (The Ruler) On the authority of Haani’ Ibn Yazeed (may Allaah be pleased with him), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) enquired about a nickname the people gave him (Haani’), Abul-Hakam, saying: “Verily, Allaah is al-Hakam, and rulings are all His (Right). So then why have you been nicknamed […]

AL-JAW-WAAD

al-Jaw-waad (The Bestower of Goodness)

al-Jaw-waad (The Bestower of Goodness) On the authority of Sa’d Ibn Abee Waq-qaas (may Allaah be pleased with him), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) said: “Verily, Allaah is Generous and He loves generous people; (and He is) Jawwaad and He loves goodness. He loves upright manners and hates lowly […]

AL-JAMEEL

al-Jameel (The Beautiful One)

al-Jameel (The Beautiful One) Al-Jameel,On the authority of Ibn Mas’ood (may Allaah be pleased with him), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) said: “Anyone who has a speck of arrogance in his heart will not enter Paradise.” Someone then remarked, “Indeed a man likes to have nice clothes and nice […]

AL-WAH-HAAB

al-Wah-haab (The Ever-Giving)

al-Wah-haab (The Ever-Giving) “O our Lord! Don’t let our hearts stray after You have guided us, and bestow upon us Mercy from Yourself! Verily You are al-Wah-haab!” Soorah Aali-‘Imraan [3:8]   Reference: Exemplary principles concerning the beautiful names of Allaah. Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen D. 1421 H Translated by Moosaa Richardson Revised 2nd Edition […]

AL-WALEE

al-Walee (The Protector)

al-Walee (The Protector) “And Allaah, He is al-Walee, and he gives life to the dead.” Sooratush-Shooraa [42:9]   Reference: Exemplary principles concerning the beautiful names of Allaah. Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen D. 1421 H Translated by Moosaa Richardson Revised 2nd Edition with additional commentary.

Al Wakeel The Guardian

al-Wakeel (The Guardian)

al-Wakeel (The Guardian) “Allaah is the Creator of everything, and He is a Wakeel over all things.” Sooratuz-Zumar [39:62]   Reference: Exemplary principles concerning the beautiful names of Allaah. Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen D. 1421 H Translated by Moosaa Richardson Revised 2nd Edition with additional commentary.

AL=WADOOD

al-Wadood (The Loving)

al-Wadood (The Loving) “And He is Ever-Forgiving, al-Wadood.” Sooratul-Burooj [85:14]   Reference: Exemplary principles concerning the beautiful names of Allaah. Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen D. 1421 H Translated by Moosaa Richardson Revised 2nd Edition with additional commentary.

AL-WAASI

al-Waasi’ (The Encompassing One)

al-Waasi’ (The Encompassing One) “Verily, Allaah is Waasi’, All-Knowing.” Sooratul-Baqarah [2:115]   Reference: Exemplary principles concerning the beautiful names of Allaah. Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen D. 1421 H Translated by Moosaa Richardson Revised 2nd Edition with additional commentary.

AL-WAARITH

al-Waarith (The Owner who all things return to)

al-Waarith (The Owner who all things return to) “And verily, We cause life and death, and We are al-Waarithoon.” Sooratul-Hijr [15:23]   Reference: Exemplary principles concerning the beautiful names of Allaah. Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen D. 1421 H Translated by Moosaa Richardson Revised 2nd Edition with additional commentary.

AL-WAAHID

al-Waahid (The Only One)

al-Waahid (The Only One) “Verily, Allaah is al-Waahid, the Ever-Dominating One.” Sooratuz-Zumar [3:94]   Reference: Exemplary principles concerning the beautiful names of Allaah. Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen D. 1421 H Translated by Moosaa Richardson Revised 2nd Edition with additional commentary.