Did You Know The Most Common Name In The World Is Mohammed?

Mohammed is an Arabic name which means ‘the praised one’. It was the name given to the founder of Islam, Mohammed ibn Abdullah.

Mohammad Most Common Name In The World

It is the norm of the Muslims to name at least one of their male children after the religious leader, though many choose to give the name to more than one.

In recent years, Islam has been the fastest growing religion throughout the world. In a 2010 study, it was stated that there are 1.62 billion Muslims in the world which is 23% of the world’s population.

It is now claimed by some, that it is in fact the most followed religion in the world. This would explain why the name Mohammed is the most common throughout many countries.

 

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