Given Name RAMADAN

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

Meaning & History

From the name of the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. It is derived from Arabic رمض (ramad) meaning "parchedness, scorchedness". Muslims traditionally fast during this month.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ramazan (Avar), Ramazan (Azerbaijani), Ramazan (Circassian), Ramaz, Ramazi (Georgian), Ramazan (Kazakh), Ramazan (Turkish)
Entry updated December 8, 2017