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Gender: Male Meaning of Hamza: "lion" Origin of Hamza: Arabic Hamza's Popularity in 2018: #612

The name Hamza is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "lion". Hamza is ranked #612 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Boy Names Uncommon in the US and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Drop 2 Add 1 pick a favor that can't be dropped".

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Hamza was the legendary uncle of the Prophet Muhammad, hero of The Hamzanama, the Story of Hamza.

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kankhen Says:


Very pretty name! My favorite Belgian rapper is named Hamza, and I love the meaning too.

Diaper Bagge Says:


This name is adorable.

Hamza Says:


Great name