'Adnani Arabs

Adnan
PronunciationArabic: [ʕadnaːn]
GenderMale
Language(s)Arabic, Bosnian, Turkish, and Persian
Origin
Meaning"settler, pioneer"

Adnan (Arabic: عدنان‎, ʿAdnān) is a masculine name common in the Muslim World.[1] Its eponymous bearer was Adnan, a legendary figure of both pre-Islamic[citation needed] and Islamic mythology. The etymological meaning of the name is settler, from a semitic root `dn; "to stay, abide".


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  1. ^ Hanks, P.; Coates, R.; McClure, P. (2016). The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland. OUP Oxford. p. 17. ISBN 978-0-19-252747-9. Retrieved 8 September 2018.