Hawramani Encyclopedia of Muslim Baby Names

Baddah (Name)

Bab (transliteration: Baddāḥ, Arabic: بدّاح) is an ancient Arabian name for boys that means “hurler”, “thrower”.12

There is one Companion of the Prophet Muhammad named Baddah:

  • al-Baddah bin Adee al-Ansari البداح بن عدي الأنصاري

Below is the name Baddah written in Arabic naskh script:

Below is the name Baddah written in Arabic kufi script:


  1. Ibn Manẓūr, Lisān al-ʿArab (d. 1311 CE), بدح.
  2. Sultan Qaboos Encyclopedia of Arab Names (Sultan Qaboos University, 1985), بَدَّاح.
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