Waleed name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Waleed mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Waleed

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 3 submissions from all over the world agree the name Waleed means "New born" and is of Arabic origin.
  2. A user from Oman says the name Waleed is of Arabic origin and means "The first moment of a baby born. New life. The beginning. new start".
  3. According to a user from Pakistan, the name Waleed is of Arabic origin and means "A person with a lot of kids".
  4. A user from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Waleed is of Arabic origin and means "Special one".
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Notable Persons Named Waleed

Notable Persons Named Waleed

Waleed Aly

Waleed Aly is an author, journalist, newspaper columnist, radio and television presenter, lawyer, academic, guitarist, and songwriter. His ongoing career started in 1996. Waleed was born on August 15th, 1978 in Melbourne.

Waleed al-Shehri

Waleed was born Waleed al-Shehri on December 20th, 1978 in 'Asir Region. He passed away on September 11th, 2001.

Waleed Zuaiter

Waleed Zuaiter is an actor and producer. Waleed was born on January 19th, 1971 in Sacramento, California.

Waleed Jassem al-Alwani

He left this life in 2014.

Waleed Iqbal

Waleed Iqbal is a Member of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, 30px, and Member ofPakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.

Waleed Al Ibrahim

Waleed Al Ibrahim is a chairman of middle east broadcasting company, middle east broadcasting center, and chairman ofmiddle east broadcasting company(mbc). His most notable accomplishments were from 1991 to 1991. Waleed was given the name Waleed bin Ibrahim Al Ibrahim in Saudi Arabia.

  • Waleed Abulkhair
  • Waleed Abdullah
    Soccer Player
  • Waleed Ahmad Samkari
  • Waleed Rashed

Notable Persons With the Last Name Waleed

Notable Persons With the Last Name Waleed

Ali Waleed

Ali Waleed is a sports team member for the Al-Mina'a SC.

Essa Waleed

Essa Waleed is a sports team member for the Al-Arabi SC (Kuwait).

Saad Al Waleed

Saad Al Waleed is a sports team member for the Al-Jahra SC.

Saleh Waleed

Saleh Waleed is an athlete for the Al Tadhamon SC.

Muhammad Waleed

Muhammad Waleed is an athlete for the Wohaib F.C.

Amjad Waleed

Amjad Waleed is an athlete for the Naft Al-Wasat SC.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Waleed U.S.
  White 26.09% 64.26%
  African American 28.70% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 37.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.22% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Waleed

People with the last name Waleed are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Waleed

  • How Popular is the name Waleed? Waleed is the 7,803rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Waleed was the 144,141st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Waleed have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,688 babies born with the first name Waleed in the United States. That's more than enough people named Waleed to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Waleed? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Waleed first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Waleed is Thursday, February 28th, 1924.
  • What year had the most people named Waleed born? The highest recorded use of the first name Waleed was in 2000 with a total of 57 babies.
  • Random Waleed Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Waleed is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Michigan have the same name in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Waleed: The name spelled backwards is Deelaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Weedal. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Waleed? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 115 people with the last name Waleed.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Waleed? Waleed is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Waleed name meaning

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