Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas
Question: Assalam aleykum
Is it permissible to name my baby after an angel? (i.e. Jibreel).
Answer: assalamu alaykum
Yes, it is permitted to name your child after an angel. For more see:
[Ustadh] Salman Younas
Checked and approved by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani
Ustadh Salman Younas graduated from Stony Brook University with a degree in Political Science and Religious Studies. After studying the Islamic sciences online and with local scholars in New York, Ustadh Salman moved to Amman. There he studies Islamic law, legal methodology, belief, hadith methodology, logic, Arabic, and tafsir.