Given Name HASHIM

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Arabic
OTHER SCRIPTS: هاشم (Arabic)

Meaning & History

Means "crusher, breaker" in Arabic. This was the nickname of a great-grandfather of the Prophet Muhammad. He acquired this nickname because of his practice of crumbling bread and giving it to pilgrims.

Categories

Jordanian royal family
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Haşim (Turkish)
  England and Wales
2015