Muhammad meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Muhammad No. of characters: 8 Gender: Boy Origin of Muhammad: Arabic Pakistani Urdu Pashto Tajik
How to pronounce Muhammad mu-ha-mmad What does my name mean? Meaning of Muhammad: Praiseworthy, Greatly Praised, Name of the Last Prophet, Praised One

Origin and Meaning

Baby name Muhammad is originated from Arabic root hamida meaning "to praise", hence the meaning of the name is "praised, commendable". The name is borne by Prophet Muhammad who was the founder of Islam in the 7th century. It was a believe that he was visited by the angel Gabriel at the age of 40 and was revealed with the holy book of Islam, The Quran. Later on he conquered Mecca, the city of his birth. The name was also born by several Abbasid caliphs and six sultans of the Ottoman Empire. One more famous bearer of the name is a 9th-century Persian mathematician and scientist Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi who devised algebra.

Muhammad was ranked 352 in 2015 US male names list and elevated by 7.61% from its previous ranking of 381 in 2014.

Full form of Muhammad : Middleclass Unpredictable High-Spirited Altruistic Meticulous Moral Alluring Dependent

Muhammad is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 14 in 2014. Around 31792 people wear Muhammad as their first name. Muhammad is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Muhammad is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 2000 and ranked 352 (0.022211% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 10668 people wear Muhammad as their first name. Muhammad is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1929 and ranked 352 (0.022211% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 10668 people have Muhammad as their first name. Muhammad is not a native United States and Muhammad may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.002984% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Muhammad
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Expression number of Muhammad is 11.

Muhammad have high energy levels, just like a child. Muhammad are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Muhammad are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities.

Names that rhyme with Muhammad Alymuhammad, Ammad, Hammad, Mahammad, Mohammad, Mohmmad, Mouhammad, Muhmmad, SyedmuhammadFamous people named Muhammad
Nia Iman Muhammad in Why Did I Get Married Too? as Actress
Saadiqa Muhammad in One Week as Actress
Kiara Muhammad in Knight Time/A Bad Case of the Pricklethorns as Actress
Ronald G. Muhammad in Ride Along as Producer
Michael A. Muhammad in Pilot as Music Department
Ali Shaheed Muhammad in Cheaper by the Dozen as Soundtrack
Khalil Muhammad in A Long Road as Actor
Muhammad Ali in When We Were Kings as
Muhammad ibn Fahd Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud
Muhammad Al-Araby is known for his acting in movie Taht El Tahdeed
Names like Muhammad Muhammad Namesakes Related Names: Muhab, Muhaimin, Muhamad, Muhamadou, Muhamed, Muhammadali, Muhammed, Muhanad, Muhannad, Muhib, Muhieddine, Muhmmad, Muhsin, Muhtasim, Muhyeddine Comments : Muhammad is the name of male origin Arabic. It is derived from the trójspółgłoskowego H-MD and means "praised". Other names derived from the same root are: Ahmad, Mahmud and Hamid. This name was rare in times dżahilijji, but after the dissemination of Islam has gained in popularity and today is carried by about 15 million people in the world, not necessarily Arabs. Muhammad is a form anglicized the French Mahomet, which in turn is a deformation of the Turkish Mehmet, and derived the Portuguese adjectives Mohammedan and Mohammedanism to designate. Variants of the name are Mohammad, Mohammed, Muhamed, Muhamet, Mahammud, Mehmet, Mohd. - Katina Grimmett Popularity of Muhammad

The classic boy name first appeared in 1929 when 5 babies had Muhammad as their first name, the baby name went as low as 5 in 1941. At peak, Muhammad was given to 958 (0.049%) boys in 2016 specifically in New York where 217 babies were named Muhammad after continuous rising. After it's 88 years long runand 5 instances of disappearance, Muhammad is currently rising in the chart.

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