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99 NAMES OF ALLAH

Al-Musaweer – The Shaper
Al-Ghaffar – The All-Forgiving The One Who was and is known with the Attribute of Forgiveness. The One Who is described as having Forgiveness and Compassion. Everyone is in dire need of His forgiveness just as they are in dire need of His Mercy and Kindness.
Al-Qahhar – The Dominator
Al-Wahhab – The Bestower-Giver
Ar-Razzaq – The Provider-Sustainer The One Who provides for all of His servants, there is not a creature on the earth except that Allaah provides for it.
Al-Fattah – The Judge-Opener The One Who will judge between His Servants through His laws of the Sharee`ah, His laws of Decree and His laws and recompense. The One who opens the eyes of the those who are truthful and sincere by His Kindness.
Al-Alim – The All Knower He is the One Whose Knowledge encompasses all the outward and hidden matters, the open and secret, all those things that must necessarily occur, all those things that are impossible to occur and all things that can possibly occur, of the affairs of the whole of creation, of the past, the present and the future.
Al-Qabid – The Withholder The One Who takes the provisions and souls, the One Who gives provisions freely and gives (life to) the hearts – all of this in compliance to His Wisdom and Mercy. The One whose wisdom causes withholding, either physically or spiritually.
Al-Basit – The Expander
Al-Khafid – The Humbler, The Abaser The One Who humiliates the oppressors and tyrants, lowering their ranks and insulting them. He abases at will.
Ar-Rafi – The Exalter The One whose wisdom chooses the ones to be uplifted. The One who uplifts and elevates mankind above petty desires and selfishness. The One who makes it possible to rise above the differences and distinctions that divide mankind.
Al-Muizz – The Bestower of Honors The One Who honors whomsoever He pleases from among His servants.