Meaning and Origin of: Mansour
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First name origins & meanings:
- Arabic : One who triumphs
- Arabic : Divinely aided
First name variations
Last name origin & meaning:
- Muslim : variant spelling of Mansur.
- Egyptian Arabic : habitational name from the city of Mansoura, in in the Nile Delta. It was named for a battle in 1250 in which the Saracens destroyed a Crusader force, capturing King Louis IX of France and holding him and many of his knights to ransom. Mansouras is also found as a Greek family name; there was a large Greek community in Mansoura until comparatively recently.