Mohamed

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Mohamed

"Mohamed" is a name of Arabic origin, and it means "Variant used for Mohammad - founder of Islamic religion. praiseworthy: glorified". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A male given name: alternative spelling of Muhammad
  2. Alternative spelling of Muhammad (the prophet who introduced Islam).

Mohamed was also found in the following language(s): Czech, Hungarian, and Slovene

Notable Persons Named Mohamed

Mohamed Hadid is a real estate developer. His career lasted from 1970 to 1970. Mohamed was given the name Mohamed Anwar Hadid on November 6th, 1948 in Nazareth.

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He holds the title 503.0 and 513.0. Mohamed was given the name Mohamed Mohamed el-Amir Awad el-Sayed Atta on September 1st, 1968 in Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate. He left this life on September 11th, 2001.

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Mohamed Diamé is a soccer player for the Hull City A.F.C., Clairefontaine (football), RC Lens, CD Linares, Rayo Vallecano, Wigan Athletic F.C., West Ham United F.C., Senegal national under-23 football team, and Senegal national football team. Mohamed was born on June 14th, 1987 in Créteil, France.

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Mohamed Salah is a soccer player for the A.S. Roma, El Mokawloon SC, FC Basel, Chelsea F.C., ACF Fiorentina, Egypt national under-20 football team, Egypt national under-23 football team, and Egypt national football team. Mohamed was born on June 15th, 1992 in Basyoun, El Gharbia, Egypt. Mohamed is also known as Salah Ghaly and Mohamed.

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Mohamed Morsi is a President of Egypt, Secretary General of the Non-Aligned Movement, Chairman of the Freedom, Justice Party, Member of the People's Assembly, Secretary General of theNon-Aligned Movement, Chairman of theFreedom, and Member of thePeople's Assembly. Mohamed was born on August 8th, 1951 in El-Adwah.

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Mohamed Al-Fayed is a chairman of hôtel ritz paris, chairman, and chairmanofhôtel ritz paris. Mohamed was given the name Mohamed Abdel Moneim Fayed in 1929-01-27.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Mohamed

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed is a Chairman of the Tayo Political Party, Ambassador of Somalia to the United States, Prime Minister of Somalia, Chairman of theTayo Political Party, and Ambassador ofSomaliato theUnited States. Mohamed was born in 1962 in Mogadishu.

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Amina Mohamed is a Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Kenya, Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Justice, National Cohesion, Constitutional Affairs, Permanent Representative of Kenya to the Unit. Amina was born on October 5th, 1961 in British Kenya.

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Antonio Mohamed is a soccer player for the Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield, Club Atlético Huracán, Boca Juniors, Club Atlético Independiente, Toros Neza, C.F. Monterrey, C.D. Marte, Irapuato F.C., Atlante F.C., Celaya F.C., Club Zacatepec, Argentina national under-20 football team, and Argentina nat. Antonio was born on April 2nd, 1970 in Buenos Aires.

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Irfan Mohamed is an actor, model (people), dance, model, and dancer. He has had major accomplishments since 2006. Irfan was born Irfan Mohamed on November 29th, 1985 in Chennai. Irfan is also known as Vineeth and Saravana post his TV roles.

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Lisa Surihani is a musician. She was most active from 1997 to 1997. Lisa was given the name Lisa Surihani binti Mohamed on March 23rd, 1986.

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Mohamad Nasir Mohamed is a music of indonesia, rhythm, and blues musician. He plays Vocals. He was most active from 1979 to present. Mohamad was born Mohamad Nasir Mohamed on April 7th, 1957 in Singapore. Mohamad is also known as Dato' M. Nasir.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1943 7 0 7
1952 7 0 7
1958 5 0 5
1960 8 0 8
1961 9 0 9
1962 8 0 8
1963 8 0 8
1964 9 0 9
1965 6 0 6
1966 6 0 6
1967 17 0 17
1968 6 0 6
1969 10 0 10
1970 6 0 6
1971 18 0 18
1972 14 0 14
1973 14 0 14
1974 17 0 17
1975 30 0 30
1976 33 0 33
1977 57 0 57
1978 57 0 57
1979 70 0 70
1980 72 0 72
1981 91 0 91
1982 101 0 101
1983 90 0 90
1984 84 0 84
1985 116 0 116
1986 131 0 131
1987 120 0 120
1988 115 0 115
1989 140 0 140
1990 193 0 193
1991 201 0 201
1992 200 0 200
1993 215 0 215
1994 237 0 237
1995 279 0 279
1996 285 0 285
1997 346 0 346
1998 430 0 430
1999 431 0 431
2000 498 0 498
2001 540 0 540
2002 452 0 452
2003 480 0 480
2004 484 0 484
2005 523 0 523
2006 573 0 573
2007 590 0 590
2008 535 0 535
2009 649 0 649
2010 605 0 605
2011 635 0 635
2012 625 0 625
2013 645 0 645
2014 711 0 711
2015 671 0 671
2016 646 0 646

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Popularity of Mohamed as a first name

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Popularity of Mohamed as a last name

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Common last names for Mohamed

  • Ali
  • Ahmed
  • Khan
  • Hassan
  • Saleh
  • Ibrahim
  • Said
  • Ismail
  • Osman
  • Omar
  • Mustafa

Common first names for Mohamed

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mohamed U.S.
  White 20.08% 64.26%
  African American 65.60% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 8.23% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.38% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.78% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mohamed

People with the last name Mohamed are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Mohamed

  • How Popular is the name Mohamed? Mohamed is the 2,044th most popular name of all time. As a last name Mohamed was the 1,257th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Mohamed have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,161 babies born with the first name Mohamed in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mohamed to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mohamed? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1943 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Mohamed first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mohamed is Friday, May 15th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Mohamed born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mohamed was in 2014 with a total of 711 babies.
  • Random Mohamed Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Mohamed ranks 92nd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, 82 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Mohamed: Your name in reverse order is Demahom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Doehamm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mohamed? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 27,972 people with the last name Mohamed.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mohamed? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 9 of them will have Mohamed as their last name.

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