Qasim - boys name

Qasim name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 84%

Qasim name meaning:

The name Qasim is of Arabic origin and holds deep historical and cultural significance. It is a masculine name commonly given to boys and carries a powerful meaning. Qasim is derived from the Arabic word "qasama," which means "to divide" or "to share." As a name, Qasim signifies someone who is an equitable distributor, a fair divider, and a just allocator.

In Islamic tradition, Qasim is also associated with Prophet Muhammad's beloved son, Qasim ibn Muhammad, who passed away at a young age. This connection adds further depth to the name's meaning, symbolizing a sense of legacy, remembrance, and spirituality. The name Qasim often represents individuals who strive for fairness, equality, and balance in all aspects of life. It characterizes someone who possesses a strong sense of justice, compassion, and a desire to bring harmony to their surroundings. Thus, the name Qasim holds a significant cultural and historical resonance, representing virtues that are highly valued in many societies.

Origin: Arabic


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Overall UK ranking: 751 out of 4789

45 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Qasim

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