Muhammad Origin and Meaning

The name Muhammad is boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "praiseworthy".
There are over five hundred names for the Arab prophet who founded the Muslim religion (some of which are listed below), making it the most common boys' name in the world and explaining the Muslim adage, "If you have a hundred sons, name them all Muhammad."
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Famous People Named Muhammad

  • Muhammadfounder of Islam.
  • Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay)American boxer
  • Muhammad Ali Jinnahfounder and governor,general of Pakistan
  • Muhammad IqbalPakistani poet
  • Muhammad WilkersonAmerican football player
  • Muhammad YunusBangladeshi economist and Nobel Prize winner
  • Muhammad Ziaul,Haq, 6th president of Pakistan

Muhammad in Pop Culture

  • Muhammad Avdol from Jojo's Bizarre Adventure