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Muhammad Meaning


What does Muhammad mean?

The name Muhammad is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Muhammad is "highly praised".

Muhammad is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Mu-ha-mmad.

The Given Name Muhammad

Muhammad is quite a classic name and a welcome find.

Simple yet memorable, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Muhammad Adil Shah, and Muhammad al Amin.

Muhammad Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 345 in baby name popularity for boys with 960 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 369 in baby name popularity for boys with 897 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Muhammad sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Muhammad Name Popularity Page.

Muhammad Related Names

Variants of the name Muhammad include Muhammed.

Famous Muhammads

  • Muhammad ~ Military Leader
  • Muhammad Adil Shah ~ Indian Ruler (1554-1555)
  • Muhammad al Amin ~ Islamic Caliph (809-813)
  • Muhammad al Mahdi ~ Islamic Caliph (775-785)
  • Muhammad al Qahir ~ Islamic Caliph (932-934)
  • Muhammad Ali ~ Boxer
  • Muhammad ar Radi ~ Islamic Caliph (934-940)
  • Muhammad Azam Shah ~ Indian Ruler (1707)
  • Muhammad bin Tughluq ~ Indian Ruler (1325-1351)
  • Muhammad Shah ~ Indian Ruler (1719-1748), Indian Ruler (1434-1445)
  • Muhammad Yunus ~ Nobel Prize for Peace 2006

Muhammad Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Muhammad.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Muhammad Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Muhammad.

Just for fun, see the name Muhammad in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Muhammad in Nautical Flags page.