Hamid

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Hamid
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameArabic
Meaningpraiseworthy
Other names
Related namesHamad

Hamad refers to two different but related Arabic given names, both of which come from the Arabic triconsonantal root of Ḥ-M-D (ح م د):

  1. Ḥāmedحامد – also spelled Haamed, Hamid or Hamed, and in Turkish Hamed; it means "Lauder" or "one who praises".[1][2]
  2. Ḥamīdحمید – also spelled Hamid, or Hameed, in Turkish is Hamit, and in Azeri is Həmid or Һәмид; it means "lauded" or "praiseworthy".

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  1. ^ Salahuddin Ahmed (1999). A Dictionary of Muslim Names. London: Hurst & Company.
  2. ^ S. A. Rahman (2001). A Dictionary of Muslim Names. New Delhi: Goodword Books.