Meaning and name origin
Mohammed \mo-hammed, moha(m)-med\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Mohammed is "praiseworthy". Mohammed is a variant of Muhammad (Arabic): name of the prophet and founder of Islam.
Mohammed is a somewhat popular first name for males (#839 out of 1220, Top 69%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#6531 out of 88799, Top 7%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Mohammed for boys. Mohammed reached its highest rank of #481 in the U.S. in 2001. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Mohammed and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Muhammad (#399), Mohamed (#427), Mohammed (#498) and Mohammad (#588). (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Mohamet. This name tends to be less commonly used than Mohammed.