- A male Muslim given name. It is a common Islamic name that is favored because it indicates servitude and humility before God. According to a hadith, "The most beloved of your names to Allah, the Mighty and Magnificent, are "Abdullah" and "Abdur-Rahman" (servant of the Most Merciful)". The name was also a favorite of the prophet Muhammad.
Etymology: (Arab.) (ARchar, ÙÙÙ) (Êabd-íllah), meaning "servant of God": (ARchar, ) (Êabd) 'servant' + (ARchar, ÙÙÙ) ("Allah), 'the All-highest, God'.
- Dutch: Abdoella, Abdoel, Abdel
- French: Abdoulla
- German: Abdulla
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