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Gender Masculine
Scripts عزيز(Arabic) عزیز(Persian, Urdu) Азиз(Kyrgyz, Tajik)
Pronounced Pron. ‘a-ZEEZ(Arabic)

Meaning & History

Means "powerful, respected, beloved", derived from Arabic عزّ ('azza) meaning "to be powerful" or "to be cherished". In Islamic tradition العزيز (al-'Aziz) is one of the 99 names of Allah. A notable bearer of the name was Al-'Aziz, a 10th-century Fatimid caliph.