Origin : Turkish variation of Ahmad

greatly praised

The name Ahmet is a boy's name of Turkish origin meaning "greatly praised". Ahmet is known outside its native land largely thanks to Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun. The original crazy celebrity baby namer Frank Zappa named one of his sons Ahmet, after the influential music executive. Ahmad is a variation of Muhammad.

Popularity of name Ahmet over time

There are 553 people in the U.S. with the first name Ahmet, this name was mostly popular in 2015 with popularity 38 .

Ahmet is used for Man.

100 percent of people with the first name Ahmet are man

0 percent of people with the first name Ahmet are woman

Lists containing Ahmet

Most Famous People Named Ahmet

Turkish-American founder of Atlantic records
Kurdish Turkish politician
26th Prime Minister of Turkey
American writer and producer
Turkish Sufi master
Kurdish Turkish singer

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Scottish version of John, the Lord is gracious

Names Created Using the Letters in Ahmet