Alam Name Meaning

from a personal name based on Arabic ?alam ‘emblem’, ‘banner’, hence an epithet for a distinguished man. ?Alam-al-Huda (‘banner of guidance’) is an honorific title of the Prophet Muhammad. Alam is generally found in names in combination with other words. from a personal name based on Arabic ?alam, literally ‘world’. ?Alamgir (in combination with the Persian word gir ‘conqueror’) was a title of the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb (1618–1707), who ruled the Indian subcontinent from 1658 to 1707. This name is found in a variety of compounds, which are popular in the subcontinent, for example Badrul-?Alam ‘full moon of the world’.

List of People with Surname Alam

According to our database, there are a total of 4,107 people with the surname Alam. Among these people surnamed Alam, there are about 488 unique names, with an average of 8 people who have the same name. Mohammad Alam, Syed Alam and Muhammad Alam are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Alam, with 398, 86 and 76 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that New York has the largest number of people surnamed Alam, with a total of 1,389 people, and there are a total of 313 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Alam, with a total of 486 people and an average of 221 unique names.