Mahdi Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic mahdi ‘guided’. This was the name of the twelfth Shiite imam, who disappeared in mysterious circumstances in 939, giving rise to a belief that he will return and unite Muslims under his leadership, triumphing over injustice.

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


Similar surnames: Hadi, Radi, Zaidi, Mand, Manda, Matti, Maheu, Maude, Maki, Masri

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Between 1980 and 2004, Mahdi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mahdi in 1980 was 50, and 66 in 2004.

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