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Popularity
15k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Ahmad

Gender: Boy. Ranked #1853 most popular

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12k Ahmed (Arabic)

What does the name "Ahmad" mean?

Ahmad (Arabic): Most praised

The name "Ahmad" is of Arabic origin and it means "Most praised". It's a name commonly given to boys.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

M is for melody, the song of life.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Damha". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Adham". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Ahmad" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Ahmad? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,467 babies born with the name Ahmad in the United States. That's more than enough Ahmads to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1950 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ahmad" was in 2001 with a total of 661 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ahmad" is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 444 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Ahmad popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ahmad in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Ahmad

Ahmad Rashad

Ahmad Rashad is a NFL player. Ahmad was born in 1949 in Portland, Oregon, U.S.

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Ahmad Abedzadeh

Ahmad was born in 1965.

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Past life for Ahmad born Aug 10, 1939

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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