Last name origin & meaning:
Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic islām
‘peace’, the name of the religion of Muslims. Islām is
mentioned in several places in the Qur’an, for example at 3:19
‘Religion with Allah is Islām (peace)’ and 5:3 ‘I have chosen for
you Islām (peace) as religion’. This name is often found in
combinations, e.g. Nūr-ul-Islām ‘light of Islam’.
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