Aladdin (name)

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Aladdin
Pronunciation[ʕalaːʔ adˈdiːn]
GenderMale
Origin
Language(s)Arabic
Other names
Variant form(s)Ala al-Din
Alā'-ud-Dīn
Alaa el-Din
Alaudin
Alauddin
Allauddin
Alaa Eddin
Alaattin
Allaedin
Alaeddine
Alaeddin
Ala'Aldeen
Short form(s)Alaa

Aladdin (Arabic: علاء الدين‎, commonly ʻAlāʼ ud-Dīn/ ʻAlāʼ ad-Dīn) (various spellings and transliterations) is a male given name which means "nobility of faith" or "nobility of creed/ religion". It is one of a large class of names ending with ad-Din. The name may refer to:

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Surname[edit]

  • Dlawer Ala'Aldeen (born 1960), Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kurdistan Regional Government, Iraq
  • Muhammad Aladdin (born 1979), Egyptian writer

Fictional characters

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