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Mehmet is an Arabic boy’s name and a variant of the old Turkish name Mehmed, which is derived from Mohammed, named after the prophet. Mehmed II, nicknamed ‘The Conqueror’ was Sultan of the Ottoman Empire. He conquered Constantinople and brought an end of the Byzantine Empire. In doing so he became a national hero in Turkey. His name and its variants are among the most popular boy’s names in Turkey.
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