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Walid name meaning

First Name
891
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Walid

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
73%
Greek
18%
Islamic/Muslim
9%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Italy, the name Walid is of Arabic origin and means "Newborn, New".
  2. According to a user from Saudi Arabia, the name Walid is of Arabic origin and means "Newborn , used in special way , like : he is THE newborn that made a name for his people etc".
  3. A submission from Egypt says the name Walid means "Newborn" and is of Arabic origin.
  4. According to a user from Ghana, the name Walid is of Greek origin and means "A Great Leader".
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Notable Persons Named Walid

Notable Persons Named Walid

Walid Juffali

Walid was given the name Walid Ahmed Juffali by his parent Ahmed Juffali.

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Walid Phares

Walid was born on December 24th, 1957 in Beirut, Lebanon.

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Walid Jumblatt

Walid Jumblatt is a politician. He holds the title Chairman of the Progressive Socialist Party. Walid was born as the child of Kamal Jumblatt on August 7th, 1949.

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Walid ibn Yazid

Walid ibn Yazid is a monarch. He was most prominent from 743 to 744.

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Walid Raad

Walid was born in 1967.

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Walid Muallem

Walid Muallem is a Deputy Prime Minister of Syria, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Expatriates, Ambassador of Syria to the United States, Council of Ministers (Syria), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Expatriates (Syria). Walid was born on January 13th, 1941 in Damascus.

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  • Walid Toutanji
    Singing
  • Walid Badir
    Soccer Player
  • Walid Atta
    Soccer Player
  • Walid Ahmad Nimer al-Naser
  • Walid Gholmieh
  • Walid Mushtaq
  • Walid Ktila
  • Walid Haj Yahia
  • Walid Sultan Midani
    Ceo of Digitalmania
  • Walid Ali Osman
    Soccer Player
  • Walid Bennani
  • Walid Harfouch / Valid Arfush
    Head of Euronews in Cis Countries
  • Walid Mhadeb
    Soccer Player
  • Walid Lounis
    Soccer Player

Notable Persons With the Last Name Walid

Notable Persons With the Last Name Walid

Yazid ibn Walid

Yazid ibn Walid is a monarch. He has had major accomplishments since 15.

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Youssef Walid

Youssef Walid is a sports team member for the Al-Jahra SC.

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Karim Walid

Karim Walid is an athlete for the Wadi Degla SC.

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Fadel Walid

Fadel Walid is an athlete for the Kufrsoum SC.

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Fadi Walid

Fadi Walid is an athlete for the Kufrsoum SC.

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Fun Facts about the name Walid

  • How Popular is the name Walid? Walid is the 11,718th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Walid have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 891 babies born with the first name Walid in the United States. That's more than enough people named Walid 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 Walid? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Walid first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Walid is Tuesday, August 18th, 1914.
  • What year had the most people named Walid born? The highest recorded use of the first name Walid was in 2017 with a total of 38 babies.
  • Random Walid Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Walid is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Walid: The name spelled backwards is Dilaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Liwda. How do you pronounce that?
  • Walid name meaning

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