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Qadir Name Meaning

Muslim (mainly Pakistan): from a personal name based on Arabic qādir ‘powerful’ or qadīr ‘able capable’. Both al-Qādir ‘the All-Powerful’ and al-Qadīr ‘the Capable’ are attributes of Allah. Al-Qādir is found in combinations such as ʿAbd al-Qādir ʿAbdul-Qādir (see Abdelqader and Abdulkadir ) or Nur al-Qādir ‘light of the All-Powerful’. Compare Kadir .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kader, Radi, Sader, Nazir, Kadar, Qazi, Qasim, Tahir, Badie, Sabir

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Between 1977 and 2004, in the United States, Qadir life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Qadir in 1977 was 73, and 68 in 2004.

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