AL-HAQQ-The Absolute Truth The Embodiment of Truth
The One who directly and ever-presently observes everything in creation. The One from whose knowledge nothing is hidden.
The One who witnesses both that which is seen and that which is unseen. The One who has knowledge of all that happens everywhere at all times.
The One who is the ultimate witness on judgment day.
From the root sh-h-d which has the following classical Arabic connotations:
to bear witness
to offer testimony
to have knowledge of, to experience
to be present with
This name is used in the Qur’ān. For example, see 85:9