- Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, present President of the United Arab Emirates.
- General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces
- Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan – Deputy Prime Minister, UAE
- Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan – Minister of Foreign Affairs
- Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan – Minister of Presidential Affairs
- Lieutenant General Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahyan – Minister of Interior
- Sheikh Falah bin Zayed Al Nahyan
- Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, (born 1965) is a businessman and holds a PhD in Economics.
- Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, (born 1963) Deputy Prime Minister, UAE
- Sheikh Nasser bin Zayed Al Nahyan, (born 1967) - d. June 2, 2008 in a helicopter crash
- Sheikh Ahmed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, (born 1968) - d. March 26, 2010 in ultralight aircraft crash
- Sheikh Issa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, a real estate developer. and father of sheikha Afra Bnt Eissa Bin Zayed al Nahyan
- Sheikh Saeed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, (born 1966)
- Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan — Minister of Higher Education
- Sheikh Hamad bin Hamdan Al Nahyan — Member of the Ruling Family
- Sheikh Dr Ahmed bin Saif Al Nahyan — Member of the Ruling Family
- Sheikh Dr Mansoor Bin Tahnoon Al Nehayan — A Doctor who holds a medical degree and a PHD in International Relation & Security Studies
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