Gender Masculine
Usage Arabic
Scripts عثمان(Arabic)
Pronounced Pron. ‘ooth-MAN
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Meaning & History

Means "baby bustard" in Arabic (a bustard is a type of large bird). Uthman was a companion of the Prophet Muhammad who married two of his daughters. He was the third caliph of the Muslims.

Related Names

VariantOthman
Other Languages & CulturesOsman(Kurdish) Othman(Malay) Cismaan, Cusmaan(Somali) Osman(Turkish) Usman(Urdu) Ousmane(Western African)

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Entry updated November 16, 2019