A great name for boys which is of Arabic origin is Idriz. The meaning of Idriz is 'studious' and its variants are Idris and Idrees. The name is mostly used by Muslims and it is believed to also mean 'interpreter'. Some sources say that the name was derived from the Arabic name 'Idris', which in turn derives from the verb 'darasa' meaning 'to study' or 'to learn'. In Muslim history, Idris was an ancient prophet and is described as a wise, trustworthy man as mentioned in the Qur'an. Famous people named Idriz are Idris ibn Abdullah, the first ruler and founder of the Idrisid dynasty and the kingdom of Morocco; and King El Sayyid Idris I of Libya, the first and only king of Libya and the Chief of the Senussi Muslim order. The name Idriz is commonly given to boys in Bulgaria, Turkey, Montenegro, Slovenia, Switzerland, Germany, and Sweden. The name is also prominent in Croatia, Albania, Kosovo, Serbia, and Russia.