Husayn name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Arabic
Usage: Arabic and Swedish
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Husayn hu-sa-yn
Meaning: Good, In Protection and Security
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What does Husayn mean?

Anomalous Husayn's origin is Arabic, meaning of Husayn is "Good, In Protection or Security" and is used for baby boys is chiefly used in Swedish and Arabic. Husayn is a variant of divine and prevailing Hasan.

Hasan is Turkish equivalent of Hassan. Offbeat Hasan has its origin in Arabic, Hasan means "Chaste Woman and Good Beautiful Beautifier".

How do I pronounce Husayn?

Three syllabled Husayn is pronounced as hu-sa-yn.

Variants of Husayn

Hasan, Hassan, Haasan, Hasnain

How popular is the name Husayn?

Husayn is an uncommon baby name in United States, in use since 1985, peaked in 2016 when it ranked 5282nd. In England and Wales, it has been in use since 1999 and achieved its top ranking of 1704 in 2016.

Over 155 people have been named Husayn in England and Wales. But Husayn is a popular baby name in Afghanistan where every 1 in 500 have the name. According to our research, at least 70000 people have been bestowed Husayn around the globe.

View more ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Here's what numbers has to say about Husayn

When it comes to love, consider lowering your criteria and give people a chance to prove themselves. You hate being closely observed and have all eyes on you because of your low self-esteem. The sky is your only limit. You are a lucky person and you know it. You believe that change affects your life positively, so you are all about changes. You want to find your soul mate but secretly don't believe in soul mates.

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Sibling Names for Husayn

Husayn is a beautiful name for a baby boy, and if you're considering it for your little one, you might be interested in finding the perfect sibling names to go alongside it. Here are some ideas to inspire you, from traditional to modern and everything in between.

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Famous people named Husayn

  • Husayn of Zaragoza, descendant of Sa'd ibn Ubadah the companion of Muhammad
  • Husayn Al-Khalidi, was mayor of Jerusalem from 1934 to 1937
  • Husayn ibn Ali, as well as the third Shia Imam


  1. Social Security Administration,
  2. Office for National Statistics,
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des ├ętudes ├ęconomiques,
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