First name origin & meaning:

Arabic: To save

First name variations: Naj, Naji, Nageeb, Najeeb, Najib

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Muslim: variant of Arabic Naji, from an Arabic word meaning ‘close friend’. Najiullah ‘friend of Allah’ is an epithet of the Prophet Muhammad.
  2. Indian (Panjab): Hindu and Sikh name based on the name of a subgroup of the Tank goldsmiths of the Panjab, from Sanskrit nāgī ‘one with serpents’, which is an epithet of the god Shiva.
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