"Rehan" الريحان is an Arabic word, meaning "Fragrant Flower". It is used in the Qur'an in the Sura Ar-Rahman (the "scented herb" in Ayah no 12) and Sura Al-Waqiah (Ayah no 89). It may also be spelled as Rayhan.

Rehan as a name may refer to:

*Abdi Rayhan al-Biruni, a Persian mathematician
*Rehan is an Irish and Gaelic surname, variations include: "O'Raigan" in Waterford, or the Gaelic form "O'Reagain". [ [ Rehan Family Crest ] ]
*Ada Rehan, an American actress

Rehan as a plant may refer to:
*Artemisia rehan, a herb from the Artemisia
*Holy Basil, also known as "raihan", "reihan", "reyhan", or by various other spellings. The leaves are used as a culinary herb, raw or cooked; the seeds are also used as a thickening agent.
*Basil, an aromatic plant used in cooking, medicine, and other areas

Rehan as a place may refer to:
*Rehan, India, a village in Kangra, India
*"Rehan" is a khatri caste of punjabis in india
*Um ar-Rehan, a Palestinian village
*Reihan, an Israeli settlement


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