Name
MUHAMMAD

Name MUHAMMAD

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 85,585 births of Muhammad in the countries below, which represents an average of 603 births of children bearing the first name Muhammad per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 6,640 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Muhammad   
In Italiano Nome Muhammad   
Variations : Amhamed , Magomed , Mahamadou , Mahammad , Mahoma , Mahomet , Mahometus , Mahomm , Mahummad , Mahuomets , Mamad , Mamadou , Mamat , Mamoudou , Maomé , Maomedus , Maomet , Maometto , Maxamed , Megumetu , Məhəmməd , Mehmed , Mehmet , M'hamed , Mihemed , Moamedus , Mohamed , Mohammad , Mohammed , Mohand , Mouhamed , Mouhammadou , Muhammed , Muhammedi , Muhammud


Information about the first name Muhammad

The first name Muhammad is listed in our categories :The first name Muhammad has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Muhammad is the most common is:
GB United Kingdom
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 8 letters including 3 vowels and 5 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Muhammad

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Muhammad : Mhuammad

Muhammad in Japanese *

Romajimuamaddo
Katakanaムアマッド
Hiraganaむあまっど
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Muhammad in Japanese
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Muhammad in sign language

Muhammad in binary language

01101101 01110101 01101000 01100001 01101101 01101101 01100001 01100100

Origin and meaning of name Muhammad

US English
Etymology src :
  • Transliteration of Arabic مُحَمَّد‎ (muḥammad, “praised, commendable, laudable”), the passive participle of حَمَّدَ‎ (ḥammada, “to praise, commend, laud, extol”). From the same triconsonantal root ح م د‎ (ḥ-m-d) as, but distinct from, Mahmud.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mʊˈhɑməd/, /mʊˈhæməd/
Proper noun src :
  • Muhammad (plural Muhammads)
  • (uncountable) The figure who introduced Islam, the man to whom the Qur'an was revealed; considered a prophet by Muslims and Baháʼís.
  • (uncountable) The 47th sura (chapter) of the Qur'an.
  • (countable) A male given name from Arabic very popular among Muslims.
Derived names (Famous derived names) src :
  • Muhammad Ali
  • Mohammad-Reza
  • Mohammad Taqi (disambiguation), multiple people
Derived names (Umm Muhammad) src :
  • Umm Muhammad bint Salih, was the wife of Abbasid caliph Harun al-Rashid. Hubshiya also known as Umm Muhammad was the mother of Abbasid caliph Al-Muntasir
  • Qurb, also known as Umm Muhammad was the mother of al-Muhtadi. Ashin, also known as Umm Muhammad was the mother of 12th-century caliph of Baghdad al-Muqtafi.
Given name (Mochamad) src :
  • Mochamad Ridwan Kamil, Indonesian architect and politician
  • Mochamad Basuki Hadimuljono, Indonesian bureaucrat
Given name (Mochammad) src :
  • Mochammad Al Amin Syukur Fisabillah, Indonesian football player
  • Mochammad Sanoesi, Indonesian police general
Given name (Moegamat) src :
  • Moegamat Yusuf Maart, a South African soccer player
Given name (Muhamad) src :
  • Muhamad Ali Aman, Southeast Asian politician
  • Muhamad Salih Dilan, Kurdish Poet
  • Muhamad Radhi Mat Din, Malaysian football assistant coach
  • Muhamad Khalid Jamlus, Malaysian footballer
  • Muhamad Husain Kadir, Iraqi prisoner
  • Muhamad Kanan, Israeli Arab politician
  • Muhamad Aly Rifai, Arab American Internist and Psychiatrist
  • Muhamad Hasik bin Sahar, Singaporean gang member and convicted killer serving life imprisonment in Singapore
Given name (Muhamed) src :
  • Muhamed Alaim, Bosnian football goalkeeper
  • Muhamed Bešić, Bosnian football midfielder
  • Muhamed Haneef, Indian physician
  • Muhamed Keita, Norwegian football striker
  • Muhamed Amin Zaki, Kurdish writer
  • Muhamed Zulić, Croatian politician
Given name (Muhammadu) src :
  • Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian politician who served as military dictator from 1983 to 1985, and democratically elected president from 2015 to 2023.
Given name (Muhammet) src :
  • Muhammet Akagündüz, Austrian footballer
  • Muhammet Demir, Turkish footballer
  • Muhammet Hanifi Yoldaş, Turkish footballer
  • Muhammet Kızılarslan, Turkish skier
  • Muhammet Özdin, Turkish footballer
Surname (Mohamad) src :
  • Mahathir Mohamad (born 1925), Malaysian politician; Prime Minister of Malaysia (1981–2003; 2018–2020)
Proper noun (Alternative forms) src :
  • Mahomet was the predominant form until the late 1700s. Mohammed was the predominant form from then until the 1940s, when it was overtaken by Muhammad, which has been predominant ever since. Other forms which are now quite common are Mohammad, Mohamed, and Muhammed, which all came into common use after the 1820s.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • if the mountain won't come to Muhammad
  • Mohammedan, Mohammedanism (now offensive)
  • Mohammedism, Mohammedist (rare, offensive)
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Mahmud/Mahmoud
  • mammet; mammetry
  • Baphomet (probably)
  • Mahound
Proper noun (Synonyms) src :
  • Seal of the Prophets, al-Amin, Abu Qasim
FI Finnish
Etymology src :
  • From Arabic مُحَمَّد‎ (muḥammad).
Alternative forms src :
  • Muhammed
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈmuhɑmːɑd/, [ˈmuɦɑ̝mːɑ̝d]
  • Rhymes: -uhɑmːɑd
  • Syllabification(key): Mu‧ham‧mad
Proper noun src :
  • Muhammad
  • Muhammad (prophet of Islam)
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • Language purists prefer the spelling "Muhammad", but "Muhammed" is the traditional and more popular transliteration into Finnish.
 

Popularity of the name Muhammad

Number of MUHAMMAD births per year

Total births of Muhammad by country

Births with the first name Muhammad
Country
Boys
Girls
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
49,112
0
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
15,744
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
4,114
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
3,096
0
NONorway
1945 - 2022
2,381
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
1,677
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
1,319
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
1,127
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
1,034
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
978
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
682
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
656
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
630
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
585
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
482
1
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
470
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
430
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
399
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
339
2
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
154
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
99
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
41
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
23
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
9
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Muhammad by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Muhammad
Country
Boys
Girls
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
3,722
0
USUnited State of America
2022
1,117
0
AUAustralia
2022
371
0
ONOntario
2019
301
0
DEGermany
2022
224
0
FRFrance
2022
187
0
ABAlberta
2022
106
0
ITItaly
2021
80
0
NONorway
2022
80
0
NLNetherlands
2022
74
0
IEIreland
2022
72
0
BEBelgium
2022
62
0
DKDenmark
2022
60
0
SESweden
2022
49
0
ATAustria
2021
45
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
34
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
26
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
14
0
PLPoland
2022
10
0
QCQuebec
2022
5
0
CLChili
2021
1
0

Comments on the name Muhammad

Personalities with the first name Muhammad

There are 72 personalities with the first name Muhammad


Mohamed Ali
(Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr.) src

United states of america
Boxer


Akbar
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Mughal empire
Monarch


Hafez
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Timurid empire Muzaffarids of iran
Writer Poet Lyricist


Djalâl Ad-Dîn Rûmî
src

Sultanate of rum Khwarezmian empire
Writer Poet 'ālim Theologian Philosopher Literary Mystic


Al-Ghazali
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Seljuk empire
Poet Theologian Islamic jurist Philosopher Mutakallim Autobiographer


Nasir Al-Din Al-Tusi
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Astronomer Marji' Writer Physician Architect Astrologer Mathematician Polymath Theologian Philosopher


Ash-Shâfi'î
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Abbasid caliphate
Poet 'ālim Qadi Muhaddith Islamic jurist


Al-Tirmidhî
src

Abbasid caliphate
Imam Jurist Muhaddith


Mammad Amin Rasulzade
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Turkey Russian empire Azerbaijan democratic republic
Writer Politician Journalist


Lupe Fiasco
(Wasalu Muhammad Jaco) src

United states of america
Composer Businessperson Singer Record producer Dressmaker Rapper Peace activist



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Muhammad
Full list of personalities with the first name Muhammad

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Muhammad

There are 450 actors and actresses with the first name Muhammad
Muhammad Ragab
Muhammad Fachroni
Muhammad Malik Khan
Muhammad Camara
Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Yunus
Muhammad Fawzi
Muhammad Kazim
Muhammad Suliman
Muhammad Al Qassas
Muhammad Mandour
Muhammad Shalaan
Muhammad Tantawi
Muhammad Ismael
Muhammad Abdulhameed Billya
Muhammad El-Hamamsi
Muhammad Faraj
Muhammad Trabeek
Muhammad Al Taji
Muhammad Ahmad Al Massri
Muhammad Abdeen
Muhammad Ullah Kargar
Muhammad Fakhri
Muhammad Saeed Abouda
Muhammad Abdulwahhab
Muhammad Naeem
Muhammad Mithen
Muhammad Rafi
Muhammad Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Younus

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Muhammad
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Muhammad

Rankings of first name MUHAMMAD by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#5GB United Kingdom2021
#17AB Alberta2022
#31ON Ontario2019
#62AU Australia2022
#83NO Norway2022
#86IE Ireland2022
#116DK Denmark2022
#147NZ New Zealand2022
#153AT Austria2021
#157BC British Columbia2022
#183BE Belgium2022
#203IT Italy2021
#207SE Sweden2022
#227NL Netherlands2022
#267DE Germany2022
#298US United State of America2022
#314FR France2022
#392PL Poland2022
#552CH Switzerland2021
#715QC Quebec2022
#4977CL Chili2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name MUHAMMAD (female) births over the last year available in each country