Definition of Abdulla in English:


(also Abdullah)

Pronunciation /abˈdʌlə/ /əbˈdʌlə/ /abˈdʊlə/


  • A brand of Turkish cigarette; a cigarette of this type.


Early 20th century; earliest use found in Statist. From the name of Abdulla& Co. Cigarette Specialists of new Bond Street, London, apparently ultimately from the Arabic male forename ʿAbdullāh, lit. ‘servant of God’. In form Abdullah remodelled after the Arabic name.