Is it permissible to name a newborn as “Abdul Shaahid”?

Question 14: Is it permissible to name someone `Abdul-Shaahid (i.e., Servant of The Ever-Witnessing) or not?

Answer: It is permissible to name someone `Abdul-Shaahid and there is no harm in that. Allaah (Exalted be He) is described as and has the name of Al-Shaahid (The Ever-Witnessing) in many of the Qur’aanic Aayahs (Verses)… read more here.

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