Kulthum or Kulsum (Arabic: كلثوم‎) is an Arabic male given name. It means "elephant" or, said of a person, "someone with a chubby face". It is feminized as "Umm Kulthum" (Kulthum's mother).[1]

People who had this name:

People using it in their matronymic/patronymic or surname include:

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  1. ^ Raid Naim. "الباحث العربي: قاموس عربي عربي". baheth.info.