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Ahmed - Meaning of Ahmed

What does Ahmed mean?

Meaning of the name AhmedAhmadAhmetAchmedAchmetAmahdAhmadullahHumaydAhmaudAmedEmadAhamadaAhamadAmadAchmadAhmodAhmaadAhmad AllahAmAmadi

[ 2 syll. a-hmed, ah-m-ed ] The baby boy name Ahmed is pronounced aaK-MEHD or aa-HHMEHD †. Ahmed is of Arabic origin, and it is used mainly in Arabic, English, and Turkish. Ahmed is an Arabic, English, and Turkish spelling variant of Ahmet (Turkish) and a variant transcription of Ahmad (Arabic, English, and German).

See also the related categories, turkish and arabic.

Ahmed is fairly popular as a baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 1970s. At the recent height of its usage in 2015, 0.029% of baby boys were named Ahmed. Its ranking then was #493. In 2016, it ranked at #513 with a usage of 0.029%, and it was the most popular within all boy names in its group. Ahmed was more frequently used than the subsequent ranked name, Ahmad, by 25% in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Ahmed include Achmad, Achmed, Ahmaad, Ahmad, Ahmaud, Ahmet, Amadée, Amahd, Amand, Amead, Ameat, Amed, Ameed, Ameet, Ameid, Ameit, Amid, Amied, Amit, and Amjed.

† Pronunciation for Ahmed: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"

Which Famous Persons bear the name Ahmed?




Details of famous persons named Ahmed:
Actor Ahmed Best, born 19 August 1973, New York, New York.
Author Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie, born Salman Rushdie, 19 June 1947, Bombay, India.
Revolutionary Ahmed Orabi, born 1 April 1841 - 21 September 1911, Egypt.

Meaning of Ahmed Meaning of Ahmet Meaning of Ahmad Meaning of Ahmaad Meaning of Humayd Meaning of Emad Meaning of Amed Meaning of Amahd Meaning of Amadi Meaning of Amad Meaning of Am Meaning of Ahmod Meaning of Ahmaud Meaning of Ahmadullah Meaning of Ahmad Allah Meaning of Ahamada Meaning of Ahamad Meaning of Achmet Meaning of Achmed Meaning of Achmad Meaning of Hamid Meaning of Amadeus Meaning of Am Meaning of Ambrose Meaning of Amos Meaning of Amsterdam
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