Tausug Submitted Names

Tausug names are used in the Philippines by speakers of Tausug.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Abdurahman m Arabic, Indonesian, Filipino, Tausug, Bosnian
Arabic alternate transcription of Abd al-Rahman as well as the Indonesian, Tausug and Bosnian form.
Abdurajak m Tausug
Tausug form of Abdur Razzaq.
Adzhar m Filipino, Tausug
Tausug form of Azhar.
Adzman m Filipino, Tausug, Malay
Tausug form of Azman as well as a Malay variant.
Aldimar m Filipino, Tausug
Meaning uncertain, possibly of Arabic origin.
Alih m Filipino, Tausug, Indonesian
Tausug and Indonesian form of Ali 1.
Amil m Arabic, Azerbaijani, Filipino, Tausug
Means "labour, work, deed, action" in Arabic, from the root عمل ('amila) meaning "to work, to perform, to do".
Anang f Filipino, Tausug
From a Tausug affectionate term for a girl.
Ayang f Filipino, Tausug
From a Tausug term of endearment for a little girl.
Darwisa f Filipino, Tausug
Tausug feminine form of Darwish.
Dayang f Malay, Filipino, Tausug
Means "young lady, girl, maid" in Malay. It is usually used as an honorific, not an actual given name.
Faizal m Malay, Indonesian, Filipino, Tausug
Malay, Indonesian and Tausug form of Faysal.
Hadji m & f Arabic, Tausug, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Haji as well as the Tausug and Maranao form. It is occasionally used as a feminine name in the Philippines.
Halid m Bosnian, Indonesian, Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao, Tausug
Form of Khalid used in various languages.
Husin m Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Tausug
Indonesian, Malay and Tausug form of Husayn.
Hussin m Arabic, Malay, Filipino, Tausug
Arabic alternate transcription of Husayn as well as the Malay and Tausug form.
Jainal m Indonesian, Filipino, Tausug
Indonesian variant of Zainal as well as the Tausug form.
Kumala f Indonesian, Filipino (Rare), Tausug (Rare)
Means "gem, gemstone" in Indonesian, ultimately from Sanskrit कोमल (komala) meaning "tender, delicate, gentle". This is also a variant of the Tausug name Kumalah, which has the same meaning and is of the same origin.
Kumalah f Filipino, Tausug
From Tausug kumala' meaning "gem".
Mahadir m Malay, Indonesian, Tausug
Malay variant of Mahathir as well as the Indonesian and Tausug form.
Midzfar m Filipino, Tausug, Sama-Bajau
Possibly a form of Muzaffar.
Muhaimin m Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Tausug
Means "protector, guardian, controller, dominant" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition المهيمن (al-Muhaimin) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
Mussa f Filipino, Tausug
Variant of Mussah.
Mussah f Filipino, Tausug
From Tausug mussa' meaning "pearl".
Nadzwa f Filipino, Tausug
Tausug form of Najwa.
Nhur f & m Filipino, Tausug
Tausug form of Nur.
Nihma f Filipino, Tausug
Possibly a form of Nima 1.
Nurlyn f Tausug (Modern)
Combination of Nur and the popular suffix -lyn.
Putli f Filipino, Tausug
Variant of Putlih.
Putlih f Filipino, Tausug
From Tausug putli' meaning "princess".
Sahaya f Filipino, Tausug
Means "ray of light, brightness" in Tausug.
Sali m Albanian, Filipino, Tausug
Albanian and Tausug form of Salih. A notable bearer is Albanian president Sali Berisha (1944-).
Suraida f Filipino, Maguindanao, Tausug, Thai (Muslim)
Maguindanao, Tausug and Thai form of Zoraida.
Tadzmahal f Filipino, Tausug
From the name of the Taj Mahal, a mausoleum located in the Indian city of Agra. Its name comes from Persian تاج محل (taj mahal) meaning "crown of the palace".
Yasher m Filipino, Tausug
Possibly a form of Yasir or from Arabic يَعِشْ (yaʿiš) meaning "live" or يُشِيرَ (yušīra) meaning "indicate, mention, reference".
Yusop m Filipino, Tausug, Malay, Thai (Muslim)
Tausug, Malay, and Thai form of Yosef (see Joseph).