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Muslim last names

April 10, 2009 in Uncategorized

Muslim Surnames

In Islam religion lot of importance to last names. They prevent marriages within same last name considering it is same line of blood. Some of the people keep their father, grand father and their forefather names as their last name.

Common muslim surnames are Khan, Hussain, Ahmad, Ali, Malik, Iqbal.

There are two interesting points about muslim last names:
* Muslim last names are also used as muslim first names.
* Woman don’t change their last name after marriage.

List of Muslim surnames / family names / last names:

A

* Abad
* Abbas
* Abbasi
* Abdalla
* Abdallah
* Abdella
* Abdelnour
* Abdelrahman
* Abdi
* Abdo
* Abdoo
* Abdou
* Abdul
* Abdulla
* Abdullah
* Abed
* Abid
* Abood
* Aboud
* Abraham
* Abu
* Adel
* Afzal
* Agha
* Ahmad
* Ahmadi
* Ahmed
* Ahsan
* Akbar
* Akbari
* Akel
* Akhtar
* Akhter
* Akram
* Alam
* Ali
* Allam
* Allee
* Alli
* Ally
* Aly
* Aman
* Amara
* Amber
* Ameen
* Amen
* Amer
* Amin
* Amini
* Amir
* Amiri
* Ammar
* Ansari
* Anwar
* Arafat
* Arif
* Arshad
* Asad
* Ashraf
* Aslam
* Asmar
* Assad
* Assaf
* Atallah
* Attar
* Awan
* Aydin
* Ayoob
* Ayoub
* Ayub
* Azad
* Azam
* Azer
* Azimi
* Aziz
* Azizi
* Azzam
* Azzi

B

* Bacchus
* Baccus
* Bacho
* Baddour
* Badie
* Badour
* Bagheri
* Bahri
* Baig
* Baksh
* Baluch
* Bangura
* Barakat
* Bari
* Basa
* Basha
* Bashara
* Basher
* Bashir
* Baten
* Begum
* Ben
* Beshara
* Bey
* Beydoun
* Bilal
* Bina
* Burki

C

* Chahine

D
* Dallal
* Daoud
* Darwish
* Dawood
* Demian
* Diab
* Dib
* Din
* Doud

E

* Ebrahim
* Edris
* Eid
* Elamin
* Elbaz
* El-Sayed
* Emami

F

* Farag
* Farah
* Faraj
* Fares
* Farha
* Farhat
* Farid
* Faris
* Farman
* Farooq
* Farrah
* Farran
* Fawaz
* Fayad
* Firman

G

* Gaber
* Galla
* Ghaffari
* Ghanem
* Ghani
* Ghattas
* Ghazal
* Ghazi
* Greiss
* Guler

H

* Habeeb
* Habib
* Hadi
* Hafeez
* Haidar
* Hakeem
* Hakim
* Halaby
* Halim
* Hallal
* Hamad
* Hamady
* Hamdan
* Hameed
* Hamid
* Hammoud
* Hana
* Hanif
* Hannan
* Haq
* Haque
* Hares
* Hariri
* Harron
* Harroun
* Hasan
* Hasen
* Hashem
* Hashemi
* Hashim
* Hashmi
* Hassan
* Hassen
* Hatem
* Hoda
* Hoque
* Hosein
* Hossain
* Hosseini
* Huq
* Husain
* Hussain
* Hussein

I

* Ibrahim
* Idris
* Imam
* Iman
* Iqbal
* Irani
* Ishak
* Ishmael
* Islam
* Ismael
* Ismail

J

* Jabara
* Jabbar
* Jabbour
* Jaber
* Jabour
* Jafari
* Jaffer
* Jafri
* Jalali
* Jalil
* Jama
* Jamail
* Jamal
* Jamil
* Jan
* Javed
* Javid

K

* Kaber
* Kabir
* Kader
* Kaiser
* Kaleel
* Kalil
* Kamal
* Kamali
* Kamara
* Kamel
* Karam
* Karim
* Karimi
* Kassem
* Kazemi
* Kazi
* Khalaf
* Khalid
* Khalifa
* Khalil
* Khalili
* Khan
* Khatib
* Khawaja
* Koroma

L

* Laham
* Latif
* Lodi
* Lone

M

* Madani
* Mady
* Mahdavi
* Mahdi
* Mahfouz
* Mahmood
* Mahmoud
* Mahmud
* Majeed
* Majid
* Malak
* Malek
* Malik
* Mannan
* Mansoor
* Mansour
* Mansouri
* Mansur
* Maroun
* Masih
* Masood
* Masri
* Massoud
* Matar
* Matin
* Mattar
* Meer
* Meskin
* Miah
* Mian
* Mina
* Minhas
* Mir
* Mirza
* Mitri
* Moghaddam
* Mohamad
* Mohamed
* Mohammad
* Mohammadi
* Mohammed
* Mohiuddin
* Molla
* Momin
* Mona
* Morad
* Moradi
* Mostafa
* Mourad
* Mousa
* Moussa
* Moustafa
* Mowad
* Muhammad
* Muhammed
* Munir
* Murad
* Musa
* Mussa
* Mustafa
* Naderi

N

* Naim
* Naqvi
* Nasir
* Nasr
* Nasrallah
* Nasser
* Nassif
* Nawaz
* Nazar
* Nazir
* Neman
* Niazi
* Noor
* Noorani
* Noori
* Nour
* Nouri

O

* Obeid
* Odeh
* Omar
* Omer
* Othman
* Ozer

P

* Parsa
* Pasha
* Pashia
* Pirani
* Popal
* Pour

Q

* Qadir
* Qasim
* Qazi
* Quadri

R

* Raad
* Rabbani
* Rad
* Radi
* Radwan
* Rafiq
* Rahaim
* Rahaman
* Rahim
* Rahimi
* Rahman
* Rahmani
* Rais
* Ramadan
* Ramin
* Rashed
* Rasheed
* Rashid
* Rassi
* Rasul
* Rauf
* Rayes
* Rehman
* Rehmann
* Reza
* Riaz
* Rizk

S

* Saab
* Saad
* Saade
* Saadeh
* Saah
* Saba
* Saber
* Sabet
* Sabir
* Sadek
* Sader
* Sadiq
* Sadri
* Saeed
* Safar
* Safi
* Sahli
* Saidi
* Sala
* Salaam
* Saladin
* Salah
* Salahuddin
* Salam
* Salama
* Salame
* Salameh
* Saleem
* Saleh
* Salehi
* Salek
* Salem
* Salih
* Salik
* Salim
* Salloum
* Salman
* Samaan
* Samad
* Samara
* Sami
* Samra
* Sani
* Sarah
* Sarwar
* Sattar
* Satter
* Sawaya
* Sayed
* Selim
* Semaan
* Sesay
* Shaban
* Shabazz
* Shad
* Shaer
* Shafi
* Shah
* Shahan
* Shaheed
* Shaheen
* Shahid
* Shahidi
* Shahin
* Shaikh
* Shaker
* Shakir
* Shakoor
* Sham
* Shams
* Sharaf
* Shareef
* Sharif
* Shariff
* Sharifi
* Shehadeh
* Shehata
* Sheikh
* Siddiqi
* Siddique
* Siddiqui
* Sinai
* Soliman
* Soltani
* Srour
* Sulaiman
* Suleiman
* Sultan
* Sultana
* Syed
* Sylla

T

* Tabatabai
* Tabet
* Taha
* Taheri
* Tahir
* Tamer
* Tariq
* Tawil
* Toure
* Turay

U

* Uddin
* Ullah
* Usman

V

* Vaziri
* Vohra

W

* Wahab
* Wahba
* Waheed
* Wakim
* Wali

Y

* Yacoub
* Yamin
* Yasin
* Yassin
* Younan
* Younes
* Younis
* Yousef
* Yousif
* Youssef
* Yousuf
* Yusuf

Z

* Zadeh
* Zafar
* Zaher
* Zahra
* Zaidi
* Zakaria
* Zaki
* Zaman
* Zamani
* Zia

2 responses to Muslim last names

  1. Sir, I want to choose my baby girl name NAHIYA.So please provide me some suitable surnames.
    Regards,
    Ariful Islam

  2. while deployed to Iraq, I took my shahada and giving my Arabic name. I was told it meant, shining example of Allah’s grace. does it?

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