Gender Masculine
Scripts عبّاس(Arabic, Persian, Urdu)
Pronounced Pron. ‘ab-BAS(Arabic)

Meaning & History

Means "austere" in Arabic. This was the name of the Prophet Muhammad's uncle. It was also borne by a son of Ali, the fourth caliph.

Related Names

Variants'Abbas(Arabic) 'Abbas(Persian)
Surname DescendantsAbbas(Arabic) Abbasi(Persian) Abbas, Abbasi(Urdu)
Same Spelling'Abbas
User SubmissionAbbás



Entry updated November 16, 2019