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Name Root:
Ḥ-M-D > ʼAḥmad
Ahmed is the principal transliteration of an Arabic “ʾaḥmad.” This name derives from the Arabic triconsonantal root “Ḥ-M-D,” meaning “highly praised,” which in turn implies “one who constantly thanks, God.” Ahmed is a variant transliteration of the Islamic prophet Muhammad’s name. The name has its origins in a prophecy attributed to Jesus in the Quran in Surah 61: As-Saff (The Ranks). Ahmed is the most common variant transliteration, used primarily in the context of the Ottoman Empire. This transliteration is also used throughout the Muslim world.



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Popularity & Ranking

United States Ranking #663

Namedoctor Weekly Ranking #350


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Numerological Values: #4

Order, practicality, sincerity and hard work are some of the character traits associated with this number. A number 4 person is disciplined, serious, honest and will work steadily to achieving his goal. Such a person can bring order to an otherwise chaotic situation.

Chakra Number: #4
Heart Chakra "Anahata"

Green is the main heart chakra color. It is the color of healing, balance, tranquility, and serenity. Green brings wholeness to our lives and it is the color most frequently found in nature. Learn more about this color and discover its meaning.

Color meaning: Green

The color green is the color of balance and harmony. From a color psychology perspective, it is the great balancer of the heart and the emotions, creating equilibrium between the head and the heart. From a meaning of colors perspective, green is also the color of growth, the color of spring, of renewal and rebirth. It renews and restores depleted energy. It is the sanctuary away from the stresses of modern living, restoring us back to a sense of well being. This is why there is so much of this relaxing color on the earth, and why we need to keep it that way.

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Notable People and Personalities

Ahmed Ahmed, Egyptian American Actor And Comedian
Ahmed Arif (1927–1991), Turkish Poet
Ahmed Baduri, Eritean Diplomat
Ahmed Ben Bella, First President Of Algeria
Ahmed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, United Arab Emirati Politician
Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, United Arab Emirati Businessman
Ahmed Bin Saif Al Nahyan, Founder And Chairman Of Etihad Airways
Ahmed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Member Of The Royal Family Of Saudi Arabia
Ahmed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Emirati Businessman
Ahmed Chalabi, Leader Of The Iraqi National Congress
Ahmed H. Zewail, The Winner Of The 1999 Nobel Prize In Chemistry
Ahmed Hassan Al-bakr, Former President Of Iraq
Ahmed Hulusi, Turkish Writer
Ahmed I, Sultan Of The Ottoman Empire
Ahmed Ii, Sultan Of The Ottoman Empire
Ahmed Iii, Sultan Of The Ottoman Empire
Ahmed Imamovic, Bosnian Film Director
Ahmed Köprülü, Ottoman Grand Vizier Of The Köprülü Family
Ahmed Mohiuddin, Pakistani Biologist
Ahmed Nadeem, Cricketer
Ahmed Nazif (born 1952), Egyptian Politician
Ahmed Nizam, Indian Cricketer
Ahmed Patel, Indian Politician
Ahmed Plummer, Former Nfl Player
Ahmed Raza Khan Barelvi, Mujaddid Of 14th Century Of Islam
Ahmed Rushdi, Pakistani Singer
Ahmed Sanjar, Ruler Of The Seljuk Turks
Ahmed Santos, Mexican Newspaper Columnist
Ahmed Sékou Touré, African Political Leader And President Of The Republic Of Guinea
Ahmed Şerafettin, Turkish Football Manager
Ahmed Sheikh Ali "burale", Somali Writer And Politician
Ahmed Sheikh, Palestinian Journalist
Ahmed Talbi, Moroccan Footballer
Ahmed Yassin, Former Leader Of Palestinian Hamas
Ahmed Younis, Former Leader Of Egypt