Ahad - boys name

Ahad name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 87%

Ahad name meaning:

The name Ahad is of Arabic origin and holds great significance in Islamic culture. It is derived from the Arabic word "ahad" which means "one" or "unique." In Islam, Ahad is one of the 99 names of Allah, emphasizing the concept of divine oneness and uniqueness. It signifies that God is indivisible, eternal, and unparalleled in His attributes.

When given to a boy, the name Ahad carries a deep spiritual connotation, reflecting the parents' desire to instill the belief in the oneness of God within their child. It serves as a reminder of the monotheistic nature of Islam and the fundamental principle of Tawhid, which is the core belief in the absolute oneness of God. The name Ahad also conveys a sense of individuality and distinction, symbolizing the child's unique place in the world.

Choosing the name Ahad for a boy reflects a family's commitment to their faith and the importance they place on the central teachings of Islam. It is a name that carries a profound spiritual significance, reminding the bearer of his connection to the divine and his responsibility to live a life in accordance with the principles of monotheism.


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Overall UK ranking: 632 out of 4789

58 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Ahad

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