The questions in the heading, there isn't really much more that I can.

I just realised that I only the first name of the prophet - Muhammed, and that given the middle eastern emphasis on ancestry his full name is probably much longer than that.

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Our beloved Prophet Mohammed(Peace be upon Him)’s full name is:

Mohammed Ibn Abdullah, Ibn Abdul Mutalib, Ibn Hashem, Ibn Abd Zanat, Ibn Abd Kusay, Ibn Kilab, Ibn Murra, Ibn Kaab, Ibn Louay, Ibn Ghaleb, Ibn Fihr; Fihr was the father of Quraysh and Fihr was a descendent of Ismail (A.W), whose father was Ibrahim (A.W).

Ibn refers to S/O(son of)

Refer here and Wikipedia.

The name Muhammad/Ahamed means "Praiseworthy"

  • I thought all praise was only for Allah? Jun 5, 2018 at 1:29
  • @otyranny 0poverty: All praise for the Real of the Real belongs to Allah; the Prophet (pbuh) is praiseworthy for being Rasul (pbuh). Mar 27, 2020 at 17:44

Mohammed Ibn Abdullah, Ibn Abdul Mutalib, Ibn Hashem, Ibn Abdu Manaf, Ibn Qusay, Ibn Kilab, Ibn Murrah, Ibn Ka'ab, Ibn Luay, Ibn Ghalib, Ibn Fihr, ibn Malik ibn an-Nadr ibn Kinana ibn Khuzaymah ibn Mudrika ibn Ilyas ibn Madrakah ibn Madr Ibn Nizar Ibn Ma'd ibn Adnan.

  • Do you have a reference? Mar 27, 2020 at 17:46
  • From the Book: "When the Moon Split" biography of Prophet Muhammad by Sheikh Safiur Rahman a famous writer for Seerah of the Prophet.
    – Islam
    Mar 29, 2020 at 17:16

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