"Conversely, the borough has the lowest proportion of Christian residents nationally" (30 percent compared with a national average of 59 percent).We are mix muslim - european family and I am looking for a name which is not too traditional, sounding modern, muslim and in the same time easy to pronuce in Europe.
Not all Muslim women wear a burqa or a niqab, but mostly those from the Salafi sect, which is considered to be conservative and anti-West.
According to 2011 census data that was published in 2015, Tower Hamlets has the highest percentage of Muslim residents in England and Wales (38 percent compared with a national average of 5 percent).
We feature a variety of modern and traditional names - including Muslim names - on our page of popular baby names: Popular baby names - Netmums You can also get inspiration from top baby name lists from recent years, as well as listings of celebrity baby names.
You can also read tips from other parents on choosing baby names here: Top tips when choosing your baby's name - Netmums Hope this helps!
My grandparents were Turkish/cypriot, so I would imagine that it is a muslim name?
My DD is Leyla, when I was looking through the books, Leila & Leyla were both arabic origin, and spelled Leyla was Turkish origin, so I thought it would be quite nice to keep a bit of my family history going! K., a native English speaker, was placed in the foster care of Muslim families, where women wear "niqabs" and "burqas" to cover their faces, according to a report.The girl was also encouraged to learn Arabic and her cross necklace was removed.Still cant decide And even more confussed as my husband joint me in name hunt, his ideas are definatly not matching mine...names he chooses always sounds weird and got bad rhyming as well it wont be easy this time.... my daughters are Ishma Mariam and Ammara Aiesha, my son is Talha Waleed.The unidentified girl has been under the care of two Muslim households for the past six months in London, against the wishes of the girl's family, according to The Sunday Times, which adds that one of the foster carers removed her necklace that had a Christian cross and asked her to learn Arabic.