Given Name AZIZ

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: عزيز (Arabic), عزیز (Persian, Urdu)

Meaning & History

Means "powerful, respected, beloved", derived from Arabic عزّ ('azza) meaning "to be powerful" or "to be cherished". In Islamic tradition العزيز (al-'Aziz) is one of the 99 names of Allah. A notable bearer of the name was Al-'Aziz, a 10th-century Fatimid caliph.
VARIANT: 'Aziz (Arabic)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Aziz (Turkish), Eziz (Turkmen)
SAME SPELLING: 'Aziz, Aziz

Categories

99 names of Allah, Animal Crossing characters, beloved, gods, Islamic caliphs, love, power, scientists, strength
Entry updated December 8, 2017