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Sharif Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name from Arabic sharif ‘noble’, ‘honorable’, ‘highborn’. Sharif is used as an honorific title for descendants of the Prophet Muhammad through his daughter Fa?tima. This name is widespread in all Muslim countries.

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


Similar surnames: Sharaf, Sharifi, Shahid, Shafi, Hanif, Hari, Shariff, Shakir, Sari

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