Abidi or Abedi (Arabic: عابدي‎) is the surname for a family belonging to the offspring of Muhammad's great-grandson Imam Zain-ul-Abideen or Imam Abid whose real name was Ali ibn Husayn. They belong to the Sayyid community. Abidis (or people belonging to this family) can be found all over the world especially in Iran and Indo-Pak subcontinent. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Sumaira Abidi - Market anchor and deputy editor at CNBC-TV18, a business news channel in India.

See alsoEdit

Nadiya James S. Abidi