What does Husain mean?
Husain [hu-sain] as a name for boys is of Arabic derivation, and the name Husain means "good; small handsome one". Husain is an alternate spelling of Hussein (Arabic): originally a pet transcription of Hassan.
(male) Hosain, ..
(female) Husainey, .. Middle name pairings:
Husain Dominic (H.D.), ..
How popular is Husain?
Husain is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#13277 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Husain (not ranked) are Hussein (#1302 in 2015) and Hussain (#1762). Other forms, like Husayn, are uncommon. These relations of Husain were popular as birth names presently (average #1532). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Husain is pronounced similarly to Hasan, Hassain, Hassan▲ and Hazin. Other recommended names are Albain, Alstin, Aubin, Austin▼, Bain, Blain, Brain, Burlin, Cullin, Destin, Dewain, Dunstin, Durbin, Dustin▼, Duwain, Dwain, Efrain, Erskin, Eusaio (see Eusebius), Fain, Faustin, Haakin, Hadwin, Hagan, Haig, Hakan, Harbin, Hardin, Harkin, Harlin, Hasani, Hashim, Hastie, Hasting, Hawkin, Hearn, Hedwin, Hein, Heman, Herin, Hogan, Hopkin, Hoseia, Hosni, Hubie, Hudson▲, Hughie, Humpie, Husni, Huston, Hutton, Hyman▼, Iain, Jasin, Jestin, Justain, Justin▼, Kain, Mccain, Oisin, Orsin, Osmin, Ossin, Osvin, Rain, Romain, Rubin▼, Rushkin, Rustin, Twain and Westin▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Husain.See names in meaning and etymology.