US Popularity:1363
Meaning:Highly praised, most commendable
Originating from Arabic, the boy's name Ahmed means "highly praised" or "most commendable." This name is said to be a loose connection to the name Muhammad, best known for the prophet given the scripture of the Quran. In the 15th century, Ahmed I was the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire and was known for constructing the Blue Mosque in Istanbul. If you wish to encourage baby along the path of faith, the charming name Ahmed would be a considerate choice.

Ahmed Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Ahmed is currently #836 on The Bump
Boy:Ahmed is currently #215 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Ahmed is currently #1363 in U.S. births
Boy:Ahmed is currently #470 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 20
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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