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A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of MuhammadNoble, Admirable and Praiseworthy
See below for detailed meaning
How to pronounce Muhammad

Master + pUt + HUMble + Master + hUmble + Dear

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Muhammad in Arabic)محمّد
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of MuhammadMowhemad Mouhamade Mohemmade Mohemad Mohemmede Mowhemmad Muwhamede Mohamet Muhemede Muwhemmad Muhemade
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Quranic Root
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H6-M-D
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Meaning of Muhammad

Muhammad is a direct Quranic name for boys that means “a person in which praiseworthy characteristics are abundant”, “a person who deserves constant praise due to their good traits”. It is the name of Islam’s Prophet (salalahu alaihi wa sallam). Before Islam, only seven people among the Arabs were known to have this name according to the Lisan al-Arab dictionary. After Islam it became one of the world’s most popular names, if not the most popular one. Muhammad is mentioned seven times in the Quran.

Muhammad is not but a messenger. [Other] messengers have passed on before him. So if he was to die or be killed, would you turn back on your heels [to unbelief]? And he who turns back on his heels will never harm Allah at all; but Allah will reward the grateful {3:144}

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  1. Anonymous on Monday 6th of July 2015 06:16:58 PM

    islamically is this name correct or wrong.(mohammed abdul habeeb)pls advise with the meaning in urdu.

  2. Anonymous on Friday 13th of May 2016 08:50:04 AM

    Can we have the name MUHAMMAD only, as a 1st name.. plz let me know if it is right or wrong?

  3. Anonymous on Tuesday 23rd of August 2016 09:34:48 AM

    Can we use Mohammad with girl name?is Haiqa Mohammad a correct name?

  4. Anonymous on Saturday 25th of March 2017 12:52:00 AM

    I want to use name starting with Mohammad but after what name suitable?

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