What does Mahmood mean?
Mahmood [mah-mood] as a name for boys is an Arabic name, and the meaning of the name Mahmood is "praiseworthy". Mahmood is an alternate form of Mahmud (Arabic) with the suffix -ood. Mahmood is also a variant of Muhammad (Arabic).
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(male) Mamood, Marmood, ..
(female) Mahmar, Mahmon, .. Middle name pairings:
Mahmood Weston (M.W.), ..
How popular is Mahmood?
Mahmood is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#8594 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Mahmood (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Muhammad (#365 the previous year) and Mahmoud (#1997). These relations of Mahmood were favored as baby names in 2015 (median #1181). Muhammad is the clear favorite. Displayed below is a study of the statistics of Mahmood and corresponding names. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Ahmod, Dagwood, Harwood, Haywood▼, Mahlon, Maimon, Mamoun, Mansoor, Marlond, Marmeon (see Marmion), Marmion, Marmyon (see Marmion) and Marwood. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mahmood.See names in meaning and etymology.