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Meaning of Ibrahim

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The name Ibrahim has the following meaning:

Father of a multitude. Popularised in the 1900s by Abraham Lincoln but the name has sinced fallen in popularity.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Ibrahim is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 620 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Ibrahim rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 24 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 564 in the Top 1000 charts.

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


The name Ibrahim is very likely a(n) Arabic variant of the name Abraham.

See other suggested Arabic boy baby names.

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

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Ibrahim and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Ibrahim: Boys - Caleb, Elijah, Emmanuel, Gideon, Hyman, Jesus, Meir, Moses, Myer, Saul, Seth, Girls - Abigail, Dara, Datya, Both genders - Matthew


The name Ibrahim is a variant of Abraham. Other popular variants of the name Abraham are: Abarran (Basque), Abe (Jewish), Abracham (Irish), Abrahn, Abram, Abramio, Abramo (Italian), Abrams, Abran, Abrao (Portugese), Abrasha, Abriel, Bram, Ibrahim (Arabic)


We think the name Ibrahim 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 Ibrahim to be: A capable and honest leader. Trustworthy

In one word, you might describe Ibrahim as a(n) "trustworthy" person.

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