Akhdar should not be confused with Akdar. However, some people spell Akhdar as Akdar. Akhadr is also spelled as Akhder, Akhzar, Akhzer and Akzer.
Akhdar was the name of a house near Tabuk in which the Prophet Muhammad stayed during the Tabuk Campaign.3
The word Akhdar is used once in the Quran:
He who produced fuel for you from the green trees, with which you kindle a fire.4
Below is the name Akhdar written in Arabic naskh script:
Below is the name Akhdar written in Arabic kufi script:
- Maqayees al-Lughah by Ibn Faris (d. 1004 CE), entry for خَضِرَ.
- Al-Mu`jam al-Waseet by a Team of Writers (1998), entry for الْــأَخْضَر.
- Al-Nihaayah fi Ghareeb al-Hadeeth wal Athar by Abu Sa`aadaat Ibn al-Athir (d. 1210 CE), entry for أخْضَر.
- The Quran, verse 36:81.