masculine Ahmet

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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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United States Ranking #4084

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Numerological Values: #2

If a person's name-number is 2, he is considered to be co-operative and highly adaptable to any circumstance in life. 2 is associated with teamwork, mediating and working for the goodness of others. People with the name-number 2 tend to be good friends and are kind, helpful individuals.

Chakra Number: #2
Sacral Chakra "Swadhisthana"

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Color meaning: Orange

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Notable People and Personalities

Ahmet Akdilek (born 1988), Turkish Cyclist
Ahmet Alkan, Turkish Economist
Ahmet Almaz, Turkish Journalist
Ahmet Bilek, Turkish Olympic Champion
Ahmet Burak Solakel, Turkish Footballer
Ahmet Cevdet Pasha, Ottoman Statesman
Ahmet Cömert (1926–1990), Turkish Amateur Boxer, Coach, Referee, Boxing Judge And Sports Official
Ahmet Davutoğlu, Turkish Diplomat And Political Scientist
Ahmet Dursun, Turkish Footballer
Ahmet Emin Yalman (1888–1972), Turkish Journalist
Ahmet Enünlü, Turkish Bodybuilder
Ahmet Ertegun, Turkish American Founder And President Of Atlantic Records
Ahmet Fikri Tüzer, Turkish Politician
Ahmet Gülhan, Turkish Wrestler
Ahmet Güvenç, Turkish Rock Musician
Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar, Turkish Writer
Ahmet İzzet, Ottoman General
Ahmet Kanneci, Turkish Guitar Virtuoso
Ahmet Kireççi, Turkish Sports Wrestler
Ahmet Koç, Turkish Musician
Ahmet Kuru, Turkish Footballer
Ahmet Mete Işıkara (1941–2013), Turkish Seismologist
Ahmet Necdet Sezer, Tenth President Of The Republic Of Turkey
Ahmet Öcal, Belgian Footballer
Ahmet Peker (born 1989), Turkish Wrestler
Ahmet Polat, Turkish Photographer
Ahmet Sağlam, Turkish Footballer
Ahmet Suat Özyazıcı, Turkish Footballer
Ahmet Türk, Turkish Politician
Ahmet Ümit, Turkish Author
Ahmet Uzun, Turkish Cypriot Politician
Ahmet Vardar, Turkish Journalist
Ahmet Yıldırım, Turkish Footballer
Ahmet Yıldız, Turkish Scientist
Ahmet Zappa, American Musician, Actor And Novelist