570?-632; Arab prophet: founder of Islam
Origin of MuhammadAr, literally , praiseworthy
also Mo·ham·med 570?-632
Arab prophet and founder of Islam. Muslims regard him as God's messenger through whom the Koran was revealed. Muhammad established a theocratic state at Medina after 622 and began to convert Arabia to Islam.
Origin of MuhammadArabic muhammad praised, commendable passive participle of hammada to praise highly from hamida to extol hmd
- (very rare) Alternative spelling of Muhammad. [since the late 2000s]