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Osman Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Osman is of Turkish origin.

The meaning of Osman is "baby bustard (a crane like game bird)".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1860 in baby name popularity for boys with 79 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


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Related Names

Osman is a form of the name Uthman.

Other Tidbits

Osman falls into the bird name category.

Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Osman.

Just for fun, see the name Osman 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 Osman in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

Please refer to our Naming Tips page for more items to keep in mind when determining your baby's name.