Salahuddeen - boys name

Salahuddeen name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 28%

Salahuddeen name meaning:

The name Salahuddeen is of Arabic origin and is primarily used as a boy's name. It is composed of two elements: Salah meaning "righteousness" or "piety" and uddeen meaning "of the religion" or "of the faith." Therefore, Salahuddeen can be translated to mean "righteousness of the religion" or "piety of the faith."

In Islamic culture, Salahuddeen is a significant name associated with the famous Muslim military and political leader Salahuddeen Ayyubi, also known as Saladin. He was a key figure during the Crusades and is highly revered for his courage, chivalry, and commitment to his faith. The name Salahuddeen carries a strong spiritual connotation, representing a person who is devout, righteous, and dedicated to their religion.

Parents who choose the name Salahuddeen for their son often do so to honor the historical figure and to imbue their child with qualities such as piety, righteousness, and a strong sense of faith.

Origin: Arabic

Variant of Salahuddin: The righteousness of the Faith.

Related names

Salahuddin , Salahuddeen

Other boys names beginning with S


Overall UK ranking: 3451 out of 4789

5 recorded births last year

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