Given Name IDRIS (1)

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

Meaning & History

Possibly means "interpreter" in Arabic. In the Qur'an this is the name of an ancient prophet. He is traditionally equated with the Hebrew prophet Enoch.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: İdris (Turkish)
SAME SPELLING: İdris, Idris (2)

Categories

Moroccan sultans, prophets
Entry updated December 8, 2017