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Meaning of Abdullah

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The name Abdullah has the following meaning:

More often used as a Muslim name. The name Abdul means "servant of", and is commonly referred to servant of Allah, a god.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Abdullah is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 832 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Abdullah rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 118 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 835 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Abdullah in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Abdullah is very likely a(n) Arabic variant of the name Abdul.

See other suggested Arabic boy baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Abdul.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Abdullah and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Abdullah: Boys - Kareem, Khalid, Girls - Aisha, Imani, Lakeisha, Lakeshia, Lakisha, Both genders - Ali, Jamal, Nakia, Numa, Nuri


The name Abdullah is a variant of Abdul. Other popular variants of the name Abdul are: Ab, Abdal, Abdall, Abdalla, Abdel, Abdoul, Abdoulla, Abdull, Abdullah, Abedellah, Del


We think the name Abdullah should fall under the following style category: Biblical.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Abdullah to be: A friendly and sporty chap

In one word, you might describe Abdullah as a(n) "sporty" person.

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