Keeping the name Lamees

Q: I would like to know if the name Lamees for a baby girl would be Islamically appropriate. I have heard that it was the name of a Sahabiyyah but I just wanted confirmation before naming her. 

A: We do not know of this name.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)