Author: Maneka Gandhi
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8172232918
The result of several years of research, this work is an extensive and thorough compilation of approximately 30,000 names from the Muslim and Parsi world.
The meaning of each of the names taken from ten languages is given and its sources and historical relevance discussed. The book provides useful source material for lay readers, parents and scholars who would like to know the origin and root of familiar and not-so-familiar names.