Hawramani Encyclopedia of Muslim Baby Names

Aqram (Name)

Aqram (transliteration: Aqram, Arabic: أقرم) (not to be confused with Akram) is an Arabic name for boys that means “stud”, “stallion”, “bull”, a male animal that is left uncastrated and is not used for farm labor.12

There is one Companion of the Prophet Muhammad named Aqram:

  • al-Aqram bin Zayd al-Khuza`i الأقرم بن زيد الخزاعي

Below is the name Aqram written in Arabic naskh script:

Below is the name Aqram written in Arabic kufi script:


  1. Kitaab al-Ain by al-Khaleel bin Ahmad al-Faraahidi (d. 786 CE), entry for قرم.
  2. Lisaan al-Arab by Ibn Manzur (d. 1311 CE), entry for قرم.
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