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.


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"

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  • I thought all praise was only for Allah? – Ed Kideys Jun 5 '18 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). – Mozibur Ullah Mar 27 at 17:44

Mohammed Ibn Abdullah, Ibn Abdul Mutalib, Ibn Hashem, Ibn Abdu Manaf, Ibn Abd Qusay, Ibn Kilab, Ibn Murrah, Ibn Ka'ab, Ibn Luay, Ibn Ghalib, Ibn Fihr, ibn Malik ibn Nadir ibn Kinan ibn Khuzaymah ibn Mudrika ibn Ilyas ibn Mudhr Ibn Nizar Ibn Ma'd ibn Adnan.

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  • Do you have a reference? – Mozibur Ullah Mar 27 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 at 17:16

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