Mohammed

Mohammed - A very unique male name



  Jan 18,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mohammed, meaning greatly praised, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1971 on position #1509. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mohammed and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mohammed? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Mohammed. The baby boy name Mohammed was given to 422 baby boys in 2012, ranking #556 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,889 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mohammed peaked in popularity 16 years ago in 2001 on position 479.



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Mohammed is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mohammed is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #266 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,026.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Mohammed is where you live.


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Mohammed origin and meaning

Mohammed is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means greatly praised. To see famous people named Mohammed, pop culture references for the name Mohammed and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mohammed

We've found the following names that sound similar to Mohammed, sorted by popularity.

Matthew / Mathew / Mateo / Matt / Monte / Monty / Mohamed / Mohammad / Muhammad / Matteo /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012556
2011570
2010591
2009643
2008641
2007675
2006634
2005616
2004610
2003604
2002565
2001479
2000522
1999494
1998516
1997547
1996586
1995591
1994603
1993673
1992651
1991636
1990682
1989706
1988687
1987689
1986788
1985738
1984771
1983749
1982759
1981871
1980946
1979940
1978960
1977991
19761090
19751125
19741656
19731523
19711509

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York266
Connecticut299
Michigan309
Illinois317
New Jersey353
Virginia359
Kentucky390
Massachusetts404
Maryland454
Pennsylvania494
Minnesota530
Colorado531
Oregon537
Ohio546
Washington563
Florida617
California647
Wisconsin696
Texas708
Tennessee738
North Carolina766
Arizona864
Georgia1026

Even more about Mohammed


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Mohammed a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Mohammed?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Mohammed
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 3,889
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1971
2012 births +422

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