Abdul Name Meaning & Origin
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It means servant of God in African and is common in West Africa
First part of compound Arabic names beginning with عبد ال ('Abd al) meaning "servant of the" (such as عبد العزيز ('Abd al-'Aziz) "servant of the powerful").
- Famous real-life people named Abdul
Basketball great Kareem Abdul Jabbar
Notable actor Salman Khan (a.k.a. Abdul) 1965-
(soccer) Idris Abdul Karim 1976-
(soccer) Samed Abdul Awudu 1984-
(soccer) Abdul Razak 1992-
Notable Philosopher and Thinker Mehr Abdul Haq 1915-1995
Olympic gold medalist Lala Abdul Rashid 1960 field hockey
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"Abdul and Cleopatra" -- Jonathan Richman song