Gender Masculine & Feminine
Usage Arabic, Urdu
Scripts ممتاز(Arabic, Urdu)
Pronounced Pron. moom-TAZ(Arabic)
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Meaning & History

Means "distinguished" in Arabic. The Taj Mahal was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as tomb for his wife Mumtaz Mahal (1593-1631).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesMümtaz(Turkish)
Same SpellingMümtaz

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Entry updated December 14, 2019