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Gender: M Meaning of Hussein: "small, handsome one" Origin of Hussein: Arabic

Familiar to Westerners as the name of the respected king of Jordan, but also as the surname of Saddam.

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Famous People Named Hussein

Hussein bin Talal, former King of Jordan
Barack Hussein Obama, 44th President of the United States
Saddam Hussein, former dictator of Iraq

Pop Culture References for the name Hussein

Husayn, Husein, Husain