Rayan

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Rayan
GenderMale
Origin
Language(s)Arabic
MeaningWatered, luxuriant, plentiful

Rayan (Arabic: ريان‎, also spelled as Rayyan in the Latin alphabet) is a male name of Arabic origin [1]. It means "watered","luxuriant" or "plentiful" in Arabic. [2]

In Islamic tradition, it is the name of one of the gates of Heaven through which only the observers of the fast of Ramadan would enter on the Day of Resurrection.[3]

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  1. ^ http://www.bounty.com/pregnancy-and-birth/baby-names/baby-name-search/r/rayyan
  2. ^ https://www.behindthename.com/name/rayyan
  3. ^ "What are the doors to Jannah/Paradise in Islam?". about.com. Retrieved 8 December 2016.