Ayub (name)

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For the variant of the name, see Ayoub
Ayoob
PronunciationArabic: [ˈʕaj.juːb]
GenderMale
Language(s)Arabic
Origin
Word/nameArabic
MeaningJob
Other names
Alternative spellingAyoob
Variant form(s)Eyüp

Ayoob (Arabic: أيوب‎, "Job") is a masculine given name in Arabic. It appears in the Quran: see Job in Islam.

The spread of the name among Muslims is partly due to the fame of Saladin, founder of the Ayyubid dynasty, whose name in Arabic is Salạ̄hu d-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb.

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