Mohammed

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mohammed

  1. A male given name from Arabic: alternative spelling of Muhammad
  2. Alternative spelling of Muhammad (the prophet who introduced Islam).

Usage notesEdit

  • This was the predominant spelling from the late 1700s (when it overtook Mahomet) until the 1940s, when it was overtaken by Muhammad, which see for more.

AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic مُحَمَّد(muḥammad).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌmoːˈɦɑ.mɛt/, (less common) /ˈmoː.ɦɑˌmɛt/
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  • Hyphenation: Mo‧ham‧med

Proper nounEdit

Mohammed m

  1. Muhammad (prophet of Islam)

Derived termsEdit


GermanEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic مُحَمَّد(muḥammad).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /moˈha.mɛt/ (less common)
  • IPA(key): /ˈmɔr.mɛt/, [ˈmɔɐ̯mɛt], [ˈmɔːmɛt] (sometimes in casual speech)

Proper nounEdit

Mohammed m

  1. Muhammad (the prophet of Islam)
  2. A male given name from Arabic very popular among Muslims

Usage notesEdit

  • The spelling Mohammed remains the common one in German, at least when referring to the founder of Islam. The spelling Muhammad is chiefly restricted to scientific and inner-Islamic usage.

HausaEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mòhammèd m

  1. A male given name: Alternative form of Muhammadu

Usage notesEdit

The standard spelling of this name does not follow the norms of Hausa orthography. It is pronounced as if written Mùhammàd.