Arabic Baby Names

Looking for Arabic names for your baby? Arabic baby names are becoming better known throughout the Western world as parents from Middle Eastern countries and North Africa emigrate more widely throughout Europe and North America, introducing Middle Eastern names to new cultures. In England and some other European countries, the Number 1 boys' name is Muhammad in all its spellings. Names with Arabic roots highest on the popularity list for baby girls in the US are Aaliyah, Kayla, and Laila and variations: Lila, Layla, Lyla.

For boys, the top Arabic baby names in the US are Omar and Xavier, but with each spelling of Muhammad counted separately on the SS popular names list, a composite of all the Muhammad variations may rank highest. Here is our full list of Arabic names for your baby girl or baby boy, but you may also want to browse our individual lists of Arabic names for girls and Arabic names for boys.