What does Ebrahim mean?
Ebrahim \e-bra-him, eb-rahim\ as a boys' name. Ebrahim's name origin is Hebrew, and the name Ebrahim means "father of a multitude (of nations)". Ebrahim is a variant of Abraham (Hebrew): the Hebrew form is Avraham. Seldom used as a given name.
Ebrahim is an uncommon given name for men but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#47578 out of 88799, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Ebrahim and associated names. Popular varying forms of Ebrahim (#unlisted) are Abraham (#180 the previous year), Abram (#377), Ibrahim (#455) and Abe. This boy name was at the height of its popularity during the years 1880-1889 and is somewhat less popular today, with the form Abe becoming less fashionable. Abram (#377), Ibrahim (#455) and Abraham (#180) are three of the more chic names for newborns here. There is a revival in baby name usage for Abraham, Abram and Ibrahim. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)