Kutalmış Name Meaning & Origin
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Kutalmış is a very rare masculine Turkish given name. "Kutalmış" is composed of two words: "kut" and "almış". In Turkish, "Kut" means "life force", and/or "happiness" whereas "almış" means literally "(he/she) received", and/or "(he/she) took". Thus, "Kutalmış" means "who received happines (divine)", ""who received life force (from the god)". In Turkish mythology, "Kut" also means "divine authority or power that a person (kağan) has received (blessed) from the god". In this interpretation, "Kutalmış" means, "The ruler who is blessed and authorized by the god to be the ruler".
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Kutalmış, the ancestor of Osman I, founder of the Ottoman state.
Seljuk Kutalmısh, the son of Arslan Yabgu and a cousin of Toğrül Bey (Toghrul Begh).
Ahmet Kutalmış Türkeş, the son of Alparslan Türkeş and MP of Justice and Development Party.
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