Ayoub Name Meaning

Muslim: from Arabic Ayyub, the Arabic form of the Hebrew (Biblical) name Iyob ‘Job’. In the suras he is regarded as a messenger of Allah. This name is borne by Christians (in Lebanon and elsewhere) as well as by Muslims. The spread of the name among Muslims is partly due to the fame of ?Sala?h ad-Din Yusuf ibn Ayyub (Saladin), founder of the Ayyubid dynasty.

List of People with Surname Ayoub

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,835 people with the surname Ayoub. Among these people surnamed Ayoub, there are approximately 315 distinct names, with an average of 5 people who share the same name. Joseph Ayoub, Michael Ayoub and John Ayoub are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Ayoub, with 43, 31 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Ayoub, with a total of 257 people, and there are a total of 160 distinct names among these people. Michigan is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ayoub, with a total of 244 people and an average of 127 distinct names.