Hawramani Encyclopedia of Muslim Baby Names

Bareea (Name)

Bareea (transliteration: Barīʿa, Arabic: بريعة) is an Arabic name for girls that means “beautiful”, “admirable”, “a woman who is extraordinary both in beauty and intelligence”.123

Bareea is also spelled Baria, Bareeya, Bari’a, Baree’ah, Baree’a, Bari’ah among others.

There is one female Companion of the Prophet Muhammad named Bareea:

  • Bareea bint Abi Harithah بريعة بنت أبي حارثة

Below is the name Bareea written in Arabic naskh script:

Below is the name Bareea written in Arabic kufi script:


  1. Ibn Manẓūr, Lisān al-ʿArab (d. 1311 CE), برع.
  2. Arabic-English Lexicon by Edward William Lane (d. 1876), برع.
  3. Murtaḍa al-Zabīdī, Tāj al-ʿArūs fī Jawāhir al-Qamūs (d. 1790 CE), برع.
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