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LIKA

SHORT FORM OF:
zalika, zulaykha, zulekha
LANGUAGE FAMILY:
indo-european > indo-iranian > iranian > persian (fĀrsi)
ORIGIN:
persian (fārsi) 
NAME ROOT:
ZULAYKHA
NATIVE NAME ROOT:
ZULAYKHA (زليخا)
MEANING:
This name derives from the Persian (Fārsi) “Zulaykha”, meaning “brilliant one, brilliant beauty, lovely one” (Egyptian: well-born, into power). According to medieval legends this was the name of Potiphar's wife in the Bible. She has been the subject of many poems and tales. Yusuf and Zulaikha is the Quranic verse of Yusuf (Joseph) and Zulaikha (the person known in the Bible as Potiphar's wife and whose name is not given there). It has been told and retold countless times in many languages spoken by Muslims, especially Persian. Zuleika and its variants is an uncommon first name for women and an equally uncommon last name for both men and women.

Usage

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Related names

VARIANTS
african
zalika, zulaykha, zulekha
PET & SHORT FORM
african
zulay

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
arabic
zulaykha, zulekha
portuguese
zuleica
spanish
zuleika, zuleyka, zuleikha

Geographical spread (only living languages)

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

6
Numerological Values:
6

Number 6 is associated with nurturing, sympathy, balance, civic sense and responsibility. People with name-number 6 place high priority on family. They are also willing to shoulder responsibilities and execute them in the best manner possible.

Chakra Number:
6: The number of the Third Eye "Ajna"

Indigo is the color of the sixth energy centre - your third eye chakra. It is the color that opens the consciousness and brings awareness to higher planes and connects us with the spiritual world. Discover the hidden meanings within this deep blue color.

Color meaning:

The color indigo is the color of intuition and perception and is helpful in opening the third eye. It promotes deep concentration during times of introspection and meditation, helping you achieve deeper levels of consciousness. It is a color which relates to the "New Age" - the ability to use the Higher Mind to see beyond the normal senses with great powers of perception. It relies on intuition rather than gut feeling.

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