What does Mahmood mean?
Mahmood \ma(h)-mood\ as a name for boys. Mahmood's name origin is Arabic, and the meaning of the name Mahmood is "praiseworthy". Mahmood is a form of Mahmud (Arabic). Mahmood is also a variant of Muhammad (Arabic).
Mahmood is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#17672 out of 88799, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular varying forms of Mahmood (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Muhammad (#399 the previous year), Mohamed (#427), Mohammed (#498) and Mohammad (#588). These boy names are at the height of their popularity today. Muhammad (#399), Mohammed (#498), Mohammad (#588) and Mohamed (#427) are four of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Mahmood and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)