Given Name MEHMED

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Older form of MEHMET, as well as the Bosnian form. This was the name of six sultans of the Ottoman Empire, including Mehmed II the conqueror of Constantinople.
VARIANTS: Mehmet, Muhammed, Muhammet (Turkish), Muhamed (Bosnian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Mahomet, Mahometus, Mihammad, Mohammad, Mohammed, Muhammad, Muhammed (Arabic), Mohamed (Arabic (Egyptian)), Mohamed (Arabic (Maghrebi)), Muhammad, Magomed, Magomet, Muhamad (Avar), Məhəmməd, Mahammad (Azerbaijani), Mohammad, Mohammed, Muhammad (Bengali), Mokhmad, Magomed, Magomet (Chechen), Mamadou, Muhammadu (Fula), Muhammadu (Hausa), Muhammad, Muhamad (Indonesian), Mukhamed, Mukhammed (Kazakh), Muhammad, Muhamad (Malay), Mamadou (Manding), Mohammad, Muhammad (Pashto), Mohammad (Persian), Mohammad, Muhammad (Punjabi), Mamadou (Serer), Muhammad (Tajik), Mohammad, Mohammat (Tatar), Mohammad, Muhammad (Urdu), Muhemmet (Uyghur), Mamadou (Wolof)
Entry updated December 8, 2017