Dagestani Names

Dagestani names are used in Dagestan, a federal subject of Russia.
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AHMAD   Ахӏмад   m   Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto, Indonesian, Malay, Avar
Means "more commendable" in Arabic.
ALI (1)   Гьали   m   Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto, Indonesian, Malay, Avar
Means "lofty, sublime" in Arabic. Ali was a cousin and son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad and the fourth caliph to rule the Muslim world. His followers were the original Shia Muslims, who regard him as the first rightful caliph.... [more]
MADINA   Мадина   f   Kazakh, Avar, Chechen
From the name of the city of Medina, Arabic المدينة (al-Madinah), which means "the city". The Saudi city is considered an Islamic holy site because the Prophet Muhammad was based there for a period.
MAGOMED   Магомед   m   Avar, Chechen, Ingush
Avar, Chechen and Ingush form of MUHAMMAD.
MAGOMEDKHAN   Магомедхан   m   Avar
Combination of MAGOMED and the Turkic title khan meaning "ruler, leader".
MAGOMET   Магомет   m   Avar, Chechen, Ingush
Avar, Chechen and Ingush form of MUHAMMAD.
MURAD   Мурад   m   Arabic, Urdu, Azerbaijani, Avar
Means "wish, desire" in Arabic. This name was borne by several Ottoman sultans.
NURMAGOMED   Нурмагомед   m   Avar
Combination of Arabic نور (nur) meaning "light" and the name MAGOMED.
RASUL   Расул   m   Arabic, Avar
Means "prophet, messenger" in Arabic.
RUSLAN   Руслан   m   Russian, Tatar, Bashkir, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Uzbek, Azerbaijani, Ossetian, Chechen, Ingush, Avar
Form of YERUSLAN used by Aleksandr Pushkin in his poem 'Ruslan and Ludmila' (1820), which was loosely based on Russian and Tatar folktales of Yeruslan Lazarevich.
SHAMIL   Шамиль   m   Arabic, Kazakh, Avar, Azerbaijani
From Arabic شاميل (shamil) meaning "comprehensive, universal".
SULTAN   Султан   m & f   Arabic, Turkish, Urdu, Bengali, Avar
Means "ruler, king, sultan" in Arabic. In the Arab world this name is typically masculine, but Turkey it is given to both boys and girls.
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