Scripts نجيب الله(Arabic) نجیبالله(Persian, Pashto)
Other Forms FormsNageebullah, Nagibullah, Najeebullah
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Meaning & History
Derived from the Arabic adjective نجيب (najib) meaning "noble, distinguished" as well as "intelligent" (see Najib) combined with the Arabic noun الله (Allah) meaning "God" (see Allah).Notable Afghan bearers of this name include the politician Najibullah Khwaja Omari (b. 1955) and the former president Najibullah Ahmadzai (1947-1996), who is better known as Mohammad Najibullah.