First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alcide

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Alcide means "It's Cajun".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Alcide

Notable Persons Named Alcide

Alcide De Gasperi

Alcide De Gasperi was a Provisional Head of State of Italy, Minister of the Italian Africa, President of the European Parliament, and Ministry of the Colonies (Italy). His most notable accomplishments were from 1945 to 1953. Alcide was born on April 3rd, 1881 in Pieve Tesino. He passed away on August 19th, 1954.

Alcide Nunez

Alcide Nunez was a jazz list of clarinetists. He plays Clarinet. He was most active from 1902 to 1934. Alcide was given the name Alcide Patrick Nunez on March 17th, 1884 in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana. He left this life on September 2nd, 1934.

Alcide Laurin

Alcide was born in Quebec. He passed away on February 24th, 1905.

Alcide Charles Victor Marie Dessalines d'Orbigny

Alcide Charles Victor Marie Dessalines d'Orbigny was a scientist in the fields of naturalist, zoology, malacology, and palaeontology. Alcide was born on September 6th, 1802 in Couëron, France. He died on June 30th, 1857.

Alcide "Blind Uncle" Gaspard

Alcide "Blind Uncle" Gaspard was a cajun music musician. He plays Guitar. Alcide was given the name Alcide Gaspard on October 18th, 1878 in Dupont, in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. Alcide is also known as Oncle Gaspard Aveugles. He breathed his last breath on October 6th, 1937.

Alcide Pavageau

Alcide was born on March 7th, 1888. He left this life on January 19th, 1969.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Alcide

Notable Persons With the Last Name Alcide

Makeba Alcide

Makeba was born on February 24th, 1990 in Castries.

Colin Alcide

Colin Alcide is a soccer player for the Wakefield F.C., Altrincham F.C., Lincoln City F.C., Hull City A.F.C., York City F.C., Cambridge United F.C., Gainsborough Trinity F.C., Exeter City F.C., The New Saints F.C., and Ashton United F.C. Colin was born on April 14th, 1972 in Huddersfield, England.

Steeve Alcide

Steeve Alcide is a sports team member for the FC Rouen.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Alcide U.S.
  White 8.38% 64.26%
  African American 85.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.50% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.39% 16.26%

Of Last Name Alcide

People with the last name Alcide are most frequently African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Alcide

  • How Popular is the name Alcide? Alcide is the 10,939th most popular name of all time. As a last name Alcide was the 39,212th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Alcide have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 995 babies born with the first name Alcide in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alcide to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alcide? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Alcide first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alcide is Wednesday, September 25th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Alcide born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alcide was in 1924 with a total of 39 babies.
  • Random Alcide Factoid: According to the 1915 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alcide is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Massachusetts have the same name in 1915.
  • Weird things about the name Alcide: The name spelled backwards is Edicla. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Leidac. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Alcide? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 561 people with the last name Alcide.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Alcide? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Alcide as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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