Hawramani Encyclopedia of Muslim Baby Names

Buhais (Name)

Buhais (transliteration: Buhays, Arabic: بهيس) is an Arabic name for boys that means “courage”, “boldness”, “bravery”.12

There is one Companion of the Prophet Muhammad named Buhais:

  • Buhais bin Salma al-Tamimi بُهيس بن سلمى التميمي

Below is the name Buhais written in Arabic naskh script:

Below is the name Buhais written in Arabic kufi script:


  1. Murtaḍa al-Zabīdī, Tāj al-ʿArūs fī Jawāhir al-Qamūs (d. 1790 CE), بهس.
  2. Firuzabadi, al-Qāmūs al-Muḥīṭ (d. 1414 CE), الـبَهْسُ.
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