Gender Masculine
Usage Arabic
Scripts عزّ الدين(Arabic)
Pronounced Pron. ‘eez-zood-DEEN
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Meaning & History

Means "glory of religion", derived from Arabic عزّ ('izz) meaning "glory, power" and دين (din) meaning "religion". In the 13th century Izz al-Din Aybak became the first Mamluk ruler of Egypt. The Mamluks were a warrior caste who were originally slaves.

Related Names

VariantIzz ud-Din
Other Languages & CulturesIzudin(Bosnian)

Entry updated November 16, 2019