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The name Muhammad is of Arabic origin, and means praiseworthy.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Muhammad has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Muhammad
Use of the Name Muhammad for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
4,174 4,174 3,833 2,578 1,518 594 291
The table below indicates the number of times the name Muhammad has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Muhammad first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1976, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Muhammad
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
197697773  
197797777  
197894385  
1979840106  
1980    
198194191  
1982858108  
1983827111  
1984802118  
198595492  
198696990  
1987906108  
1988957102  
1989    
1990    
1991    
1992905136  
1993885145  
1994865154  
1995780190  
1996774189  
1997720217  
1998726226  
1999702238  
2000622301  
2001588339  
2002657284  
2003649303  
2004681291  
Totals:  4,174 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Muhammad as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and almost never as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Muhammad appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 25 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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