Hawramani Encyclopedia of Muslim Baby Names

Buhaisa (Name)

Buhais (transliteration: Buhaysa, Arabic: بهيسة) is an Arabic name for girls that means “courage”, “boldness”, “bravery”.12 It is the feminine form of Buhais.

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

  • Buhaisa (last name unknown) بهيسة غير منسوب

Below is the name Buhaisa written in Arabic naskh script:

Below is the name Buhaisa 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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