feminine Zainab

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Name Root:
zeenah / záyyana -ab
This name is of Arabic origin, composed of two elements: “zeenah / záyyana” (embellishment, adornment, ornament, decoration, garnish, precious jewel, what glorifies someone, the source of beauty) plus “*ʾab-” (father, ancestor, forefather). It can also mean “fragrant flower.” The name means “a father’s precious jewel, the one who glorifies a father.” Zaynab is the name of a daughter and a granddaughter of the Islamic prophet Mohammad. It is believed to be a modification of Zenobia, the name of a pre-Islam Syrian queen. Zaynab is also a massive tree with a beautiful smell, usually grows in deserts. Sayyidah Zaynab Mosque is a mosque located in Sayyidah Zaynab, in the southern suburbs of Damascus, Syria. According to the Shia Muslim tradition, the mosque contains the grave of Zaynab.



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United States Ranking #917

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Numerological Values: #9

A number 9 person is humane and selfless. Compassion, tolerance, idealism and sensitivity are the hallmarks of number 9. Number 9 individuals often give unselfishly to others.

Chakra Number: #9
Chakra "Pineal Gland"

The Pineal Gland is about the size of a pea, and is in the center of the brain in a tiny cave behind and above the pituitary gland which lies a little behind the root of the nose. It is located directly behind the eyes, attached to the third ventricle. This chakra is also known as the upper dan tien. The ninth chakra is an interesting chakra in that it is in this chakra that all the Christ abilities lie dormant, waiting to be released and used in the outer and inner worlds. The shift in focus at this time is toward that Christ energy and the accompanying abilities that go along with it. Hence, a great deal of work and energy is now being sent into physical reality to help the individual open up and expand this energy center.

Color meaning: Gold

It is no surprise that gold symbolizes wealth used wisely, but it is also the symbol of good health. People who favor the color gold are optimistic. The Tibetan Buddhist believes in 5 sacred stones: the crystal for light, turquoise for infinity of sea and sky, coral for life and form, gold for the golden ray of the sun, silver for the light of the moon. Gold is intimately linked with Divinity and those gods associated with the Sun. It symbolizes wealth and success.

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