Ibrahim (name)

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Ibrahim
Pronunciation Arabic: [ʔɪbraːˈhiːm],
Turkish: [ibɾɑˈhim]
Gender Male
Origin
Word/name Arabic
Meaning Father of Nations and Friend of God
Other names
Alternative spelling Ebrahim

Ibrahim (Arabic: إبراهيم‎‎, Ibrāhīm) is the Arabic name of the prophet and patriarch Abraham. He was God's messenger. It is a common first name and surname among Muslims and Arab Christians, a derivative of the name Abraham or Avram from Judaism and Christianity in the Middle East. In Lebanon and Maghreb, Brahim is a common diminutive for the first name Ibrahim.

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Ibrahim of the Lucas Makwaya born 1989 Mwanza Tanzania
İbrahim
Ebrahim

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Ibrahim
Ebrahim

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