Shaykh name meaning

Gender: Boy
Usage: Arabic
Meaning: Head, Chieftain and Teacher
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What does Shaykh mean?

Used predominantly in Arabic, Shaykh bestowed upon baby boys, Shaykh means "Head, Chieftain or Teacher".

Names that rhyme with Shaykh

How popular is the name Shaykh?

Shaykh is a common baby name in Pakistan and Afghanistan while it is somewhat familiar in Tajikistan. As per our estimate, over 5000 people has been named Shaykh globally.


Here's what numbers has to say about Shaykh

You always act like everything's just great. You don't share the usual opinion of things and the ordinary life perspective. People with a high IQ are prone to depression, self-doubt, and low self-esteem and so are you. Unbelievable but true. People envy your success and personal life, and would give just anything to be like you. You never get too obsessed with a person because you know that everything in life is temporary, especially relationships.

Go through the following names similar to Shaykh

  •  Aiz - Meaning of Aiz is Mare is used largely in Arabic is given to baby boys
  •  Bahram - Infrequent and Contemporary Bahram has its origin in Persian is a boy name, Bahram means "Conquest or Name of a Persian King" is used in Arabic
  •  Bashash - Used largely in Arabic, Bashash means "Friendly" is used for baby boys
  •  Qamara - Used primarily in Arabic, Qamara means "The Moon" and originated from Arabic is aimed at girls
  •  Abrak - The boy name Abrak means "More or Most Blessed or The Blessed One" is used prevalently in Arabic
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Famous people named Shaykh

  • Shaykh Muhammad ibn Thaleb, 15th-century Persian physician from Shiraz, Iran
  • Shaykh Abdur Rahman, leader and the administrative head of the banned terrorist organization Jagrata Muslim Janata Bangladesh
  • Shaykh Ahmad, prominent 19th-century Muslim theologian and jurist
  • Shaykh Muhammad Sarwar, Pakistani-born American Islamic scholar specializing
  • Shaykh Tabarsi, 12th-century Persian Shia scholar
  • Shaykh Tusi, prominent Persian scholar of the Twelver school of Shia Islam

Lists having Shaykh

  • Boy names beginning with S
  • Arabic Boy Names
  • Baby Names that mean Head
  • Baby Names that mean Chieftain
  • Baby Names that mean Teacher

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