Days in Islamic Calendar

List days in week, their corresponding english names and significance in Islamic calendar.


# Day (Arabic) English Name
1 (Yawm) al-Aḥad
الأحد
Sunday
2 (Yawm) al-Ithnayn
الإثنين
Monday
3 (Yawm) ath-Thulāthāʼ
الثلاثاء
Tuesday
4 (Yawm) al-Arbi‘ā’
الأربعاء
Wednesday
5 (Yawm) al-Khamīs
الخميس
Thursday
6 (Yawm) al-Jumu‘ah
الجمعة
Friday
7 (Yawm) as-Sabt
السبت
Saturday
# Day (Arabic) English Name Significance
1 (Yawm) al-Aḥad
الأحد
Sunday First day
2 (Yawm) al-Ithnayn
الإثنين
Monday Second day
3 (Yawm) ath-Thulāthāʼ
الثلاثاء
Tuesday Third day
4 (Yawm) al-Arbi‘ā’
الأربعاء
Wednesday Fourth day
5 (Yawm) al-Khamīs
الخميس
Thursday Fifth day
6 (Yawm) al-Jumu‘ah
الجمعة
Friday Gathering day
7 (Yawm) as-Sabt
السبت
Saturday Day of Rest

Months in Islamic Calendar

List of Hijri months and corresponding gregorian calendar in Islamic calendar.


# Month Arabic
1 Muharram مُحَرَّم Muḥarram
2 Safar صَفَر Ṣafar
3 Rabi' I رَبيع الأوّل Rabī‘ al-Awwal
4 Rabi' II رَبيع الثاني Rabī‘ ath-Thānī
5 Jumada I جُمادى الأولى Jumādá al-Ūlá
6 Jumada II جُمادى الثانية Jumādá ath-Thāniyah
7 Rajab رَجَب Rajab
8 Sha'ban شَعْبان Sha‘bān
9 Ramadan رَمَضان Ramaḍān
10 Shawwal شَوّال Shawwāl
11 Dhu al-Qi‘dah ذو القِعْدة Dhul Qidah
12 Dhu al-Hijjah ذو الحِجّة Dhul Ḥijjah
# Month Arabic Significance
1 Muharram مُحَرَّم Muḥarram forbidden
2 Safar صَفَر Ṣafar void
3 Rabi' I رَبيع الأوّل Rabī‘ al-Awwal the first spring
4 Rabi' II رَبيع الثاني Rabī‘ ath-Thānī the second/last spring
5 Jumada I جُمادى الأولى Jumādá al-Ūlá the first of parched land
6 Jumada II جُمادى الثانية Jumādá ath-Thāniyah the second/last of parched land
7 Rajab رَجَب Rajab respect, honor
8 Sha'ban شَعْبان Sha‘bān scattered
9 Ramadan رَمَضان Ramaḍān burning heat
10 Shawwal شَوّال Shawwāl raised
11 Dhu al-Qi‘dah ذو القِعْدة Dhul Qidah the one of truce/sitting
12 Dhu al-Hijjah ذو الحِجّة Dhul Ḥijjah the one of pilgrimage

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