|Short meaning of Mahmud||Noble, Admirable and Praiseworthy|
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|How to pronounce Mahmud|
MUst + Happy + MOOn + Day
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|Arabic Spelling (How to write Mahmud in Arabic)||محمود|
|Alternate spellings of Mahmud||Mehmood Mahmoud Mahmowd Mehmoud Mehmoude Mahmood Mahmud Mehmowde Mahmuwde Mahmoud Mehmowd |
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All Quranic baby names derived from H6-M-D:
Meaning of Mahmud
Mahmud is a direct Quranic name for boys that means “praiseworthy”, “laudable”. Mahmud is a synonym of Muhammad. It is used in the Quran in verse 17:79:
And rise from thy sleep and pray during part of the night [as well], as a free offering from thee, and thy Sustainer may well raise thee to a praiseworthy station [in the life to come]. (Quran 17:79)