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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ahmet

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Borrowing from Arabic أَحْمَد (ʾaḥmad).

  1. A male given name, equivalent to Ahmed

Notable Persons Named Ahmet

Ahmet Zappa is a musician. Ahmet was given the name Ahmet Emuukha Rodan Zappa on May 15th, 1974 in Los Angeles.

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Muhtar Kent is a chairman, ceo of the coca-cola company, chief executive officer, and chairmanandceoofthe coca-cola company. Muhtar was given the name Ahmet Muhtar Kent by his parent Necdet Kent in 1952 in New York City.

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Ahmet Davutoğlu is a Prime Minister of Turkey, Leader of the Justice, Development Party, 42nd Minister of Foreign Affairs, Member of the Grand National Assembly, Justice, Development Party (Turkey), and Grand National Assembly of Turkey. Ahmet was born on February 26th, 1959 in Konya.

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Ahmet Ertegün was a blues, rhythm, rock, and roll record label, record producer, songwriter, composer, and philanthropy. Ahmet was born on July 31st, 1923 in Istanbul. Ahmet is also known as A. Nugetre. He breathed his last breath on December 14th, 2006.

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Ahmet Burak Erdoğan is an owner and mb shipping. Ahmet was born as the child of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Emine Erdoğan in 1979.

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Ahmet Necdet Sezer is a President of Turkey, President of the Constitutional Court of Turkey, and List of presidents of the Constitutional Court of Turkey. Ahmet was born on September 13th, 1941 in Afyonkarahisar.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ahmet

Filiz Ahmet is an actor and actress. Filiz was born Filiz Ahmet on April 15th, 1981 in Skopje.

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Sehzade was born in 1465. They died in 1513.

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Misirli was born in 1963.

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Matthew was born on December 25th, 1988 in Camden, London, England. Matthew is also known as Ahmet and Matthew Metin.

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Dajan was born on January 22nd, 1962. He breathed his last breath on November 4th, 2006.

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How popular is the baby name Ahmet in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1959 5 0 5
1967 6 0 6
1974 5 0 5
1978 6 0 6
1979 5 0 5
1986 6 0 6
1987 6 0 6
1989 8 0 8
1990 7 0 7
1991 7 0 7
1992 6 0 6
1993 8 0 8
1994 10 0 10
1995 9 0 9
1997 9 0 9
1998 15 0 15
1999 16 0 16
2000 20 0 20
2001 16 0 16
2002 12 0 12
2003 8 0 8
2004 16 0 16
2005 20 0 20
2006 17 0 17
2007 20 0 20
2008 29 0 29
2009 25 0 25
2010 27 0 27
2011 24 0 24
2012 22 0 22
2013 30 0 30
2014 32 0 32
2015 38 0 38
2016 27 0 27
2017 20 0 20

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Fun Facts about the name Ahmet

  • How Popular is the name Ahmet? Ahmet is the 15,604th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ahmet have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 537 babies born with the first name Ahmet in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ahmet to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ahmet? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ahmet first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ahmet is Saturday, August 10th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Ahmet born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ahmet was in 2015 with a total of 38 babies.
  • Random Ahmet Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ahmet is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Ahmet: Your name in reverse order is Temha. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Heamt. How do you pronounce that?

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