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What does Mohammed mean?

Mohammed Pronunciation of Mohammed [mo-hammed] as a boys' name is of Arabic derivation, and the meaning of Mohammed is "praiseworthy". Mohammed is a variant form of Muhammad (Arabic).

Associated with: arabic.


Mohammed has 5 variants: Mihammad, Mohamad, Mohamed, Mohammad and Muhammed.

2 more alternative forms via Muhammad: Mohamet and Muhamet.

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Middle name pairings:
Mohammed Neo (M.N.), ..

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)

Mohammed was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #481 in the U.S. in 2001, and is presently at #508. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mohammed name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mohammed outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Mohammed (#508 in recent rankings) are Mohamad (#1874 in recent rankings), Mohamed (#451), Mohammad (#542), Muhammad (#365) and Muhammed (#1694). These forms of Mohammed were favored by parents today (usage of 0.15%). Mohamed, Mohammad, Mohammed and Muhammad are four of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mohammed, Mohamad, Mohamed, Mohammad, Muhammad, Muhammed in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mohammed, Mohamed, Mohammad, Muhammad outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Achmed, Ahmed, Haamed, Hameed, Khaled, Mahatma, Mahmood, Mahmoud, Mahmud, Mahomet, Majed, Majeed, Marmer, Mehmet, Mehmood, Mehmoud, Mehmud, Mihangel, Modred, Mohajit, Mohandas, Mohave, Mohawk, Mojave, Moordred, Mortimer, Mortymer and Mosaed. These names tend to be less frequently used than Mohammed.

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