Uthman - boys name

Uthman name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 83%

Uthman name meaning:

The name Uthman is of Arabic origin and holds significant cultural and historical importance. Uthman is derived from the Arabic root word "athima," which means "baby snake." In Islamic tradition, Uthman ibn Affan was the third Caliph and one of the most revered figures in early Islamic history. He was known for his piety, wisdom, and strong leadership skills.

The name Uthman is often associated with qualities such as bravery, integrity, and devotion. It is considered a noble and honourable name within the Muslim community. Those named Uthman are often seen as compassionate and kind-hearted individuals, with a strong sense of justice. They possess a natural ability to bring people together and resolve conflicts peacefully.

Parents who choose the name Uthman for their son often hope that he will embody the virtues and qualities associated with this name. Uthman is a name that carries with it a sense of history and tradition, making it a meaningful choice for families seeking to connect their child to their cultural and religious heritage.

Origin: Egyptian

A friend of Muhammad.

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Overall UK ranking: 805 out of 4789

40 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Uthman

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