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Ahmet

What does Ahmet mean?

Ahmet Pronunciation of Ahmet [ah-met] as a boys' name is of Arabic derivation, and the name Ahmet means "highly praised or one who constantly thanks God". Ahmet is an alternate form of Ahmed (Arabic).

Associated with: arabic.

Variations

7 different relations via Ahmed: Achmad, Achmed, Ahmaad, Ahmad, Ahmod, Amad and Amed.

Creative forms:
(male) Ahmett, Armet, ..

(female) Ahmea, Ahmeti, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ahmet Dallas (A.D.), ..

How popular is Ahmet?

Ahmet is an uncommon given name for males. Ahmet is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Ahmed (#493 the previous year) and Ahmad (#565) are the popular related forms of Ahmet (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Achmed, are seldom used. These relations of Ahmet were at the height of their popularity in 2001 (median #439) and have remained as common to this day (#529, 2% less usage). Ahmad has been the most prominent, though Ahmed has grown popular as well over time. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ahmad, Ahmed in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ahmed outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ahmet is pronounced similarly to Amit, Amyot, Emmet, Emmett, Emmit and Emmot. Other recommended names are Adnet, Ahren, Aime, Aimes, Amel, Amer, Ames, Ammer, Armen, Arnet, Aymer, Aymes, Chet and Mehmet. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ahmet.

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