Ahmad Name Meaning

Muslim (widespread throughout the Muslim world): from the Arabic personal name A?hmad ‘the most praised’, elative adjective from ?hamid (see Hamid). This is an epithet of the Prophet Muhammad. In the Qur’an (6:16) Jesus foretells the arrival of A?hmad (the Prophet Muhammad) in the words: ‘I have brought good news about a messenger who will come after me, whose name will be A?hmad’.

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


Similar surnames: Rahman, Ahmadi, Aman, Samad, Abad, Hammad, Aswad, Hamad, Asmar, Shad

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