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Gender: Male Origin of Musa: Arabic, Turkish, and Persian form of Moses Musa's Popularity in 2017: #826

The name Musa is a boy's name of Arabic origin. Musa is ranked #826 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 "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Moses has always been a widely used name in the US, and this international version debuted in the Top 1000 in 2015. Its concise two-syllable sound could help it continue climbing.

Musa Cooper is an American dancer who was featured on the first two seasons of So You Think You Can Dance.

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Famous People Named Musa

Musa I, Emperor of Mali
Musa bin Nusayr, 7th century governor and general of Muslim North Africa (Ifriqiya)
Antonius Musa, Greek physician to Augustus Caesar

Pop Culture References for the name Musa

Musa, (a female) a member of "Winx Club"