Names of the Week
Fact of the Week
VHS stands for Video Home System.  More

Ayyub Meaning


What does Ayyub mean?

The name Ayyub is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Ayyub is "a prophet's name".

Ayyub is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ay-yub.

The Given Name Ayyub

Ayyub is the Arabic name for the Biblical prophet Iyyov, known in English as Job who is also a prophet in the Quran.

Ayyub is a form of Iyyov. See Iyyov for further details.

Ayyub appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Ayyub is unique yet compelling due to its appealing and stylish nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Ayyub Guliyev.

Ayyub Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 3,973 in baby name popularity for boys with 26 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,602 in baby name popularity for boys with 21 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Ayyub Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Ayyub has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Ayyub to other names.

Ayyub Related Names

Ayyub is a form of Iyyov.

Variants of the name Ayyub include Ayub, Ayubu.

Famous Ayyubs

  • Ayyub Guliyev ~ Scientist

Ayyub Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Ayyub.

Children named Ayyub are often precious and fearless but most of all they are read more >>

Ayyub Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Ayyub in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.