What does Mohammed mean?
Mohammed /mo-ham-med/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is of Arabic derivation, and the meaning of Mohammed is "praiseworthy". Mohammed is a variant transcription of Muhammad (Arabic). Mohamud is a popular surname.
How popular is Mohammed?
Mohammed is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#839 out of 1220, Top 69%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#3419 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Mohammed for boys. Mohammed was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its top position of #481 in the U.S. in 2001, and is presently at #498. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Mohammed and related names. Popular variation forms of Mohammed (#498 in 2014) are Mohamed (#427 in 2014), Mohammad (#588) and Muhammad (#399). These boy names are at the peak of their popularity today (usage of 0.522%). Mohamed (#427), Mohammad (#588), Mohammed (#498) and Muhammad (#399) are four of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)