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Zaid name meaning

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
552
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zaid

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
74%
English
11%
African
5%
Islamic/Muslim
5%
Indonesian
5%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from New York, U.S. says the name Zaid means "Growth, Abundance, He who progresses and causes others to progress, Lord".
  2. A user from Australia says the name Zaid is of Arabic origin and means "Growth, abundance, one who makes progress".
  3. 2 people from the United States and Pakistan agree the name Zaid is of Arabic origin and means "Having richness of everything".
  4. According to a user from Pakistan, the name Zaid is of Arabic origin and means "Richness of everything".
  5. 3 submissions from all over the world agree the name Zaid means "Smart" and is of Arabic origin.
  6. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Zaid is of Arabic origin and means "Growth/increase".
  7. A submission from Missouri, U.S. says the name Zaid means "Lord".
  8. A submission from Nigeria says the name Zaid means "Master".
  9. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Zaid means "Clever".
  10. A user from Kenya says the name Zaid is of African origin and means "Determined and humble".
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Borrowed from Arabic زَيْد‎ (zayd).

  1. A male given name from Arabic.

Notable Persons Named Zaid

Notable Persons Named Zaid

Zayd ibn Harithah

Zayd was given the name Zaid ibn haritha by his parent Harithah in 581 in Arabian Peninsula. He died in 629.

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Zaid Shakir

Zaid Shakir is an islamic scholar and author. He holds the title Imam. Zaid was given the name Ricky D. Mitchell on May 24th, 1956 in Berkeley, California, United States.

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Zaid Abdul-Aziz

Zaid Abdul-Aziz is a basketball player for the Seattle SuperSonics, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings, Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Clippers, and Boston Celtics. He was most active from 1968 to 1978. Zaid was born on April 7th, 1946 in Brooklyn.

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Zaid Ibn Shaker

Zaid Ibn Shaker was a Prime Minister of Jordan. Zaid was born Zaid Ibn Shaker on September 4th, 1934 in Amman. He left this life on August 30th, 2002.

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Zaid Abbaas

Zaid Abbaas is a basketball player. Zaid was born on November 28th, 1983 in Nablus.

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Zaid al-Rifai

Zaid al-Rifai is a Prime Minister of Jordan. Zaid was given the name Zaid Sameer al-Rifai on November 27th, 1936.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zaid

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zaid

Alexander Zaïd

Alexander was born in 1886 in Russian Empire. He died on July 11th, 1938.

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Hasan Abu Zaid

Hasan Abu Zaid is a soccer player for the Bnei Yehuda Tel Aviv F.C., Maccabi Tel Aviv F.C., Hapoel Nir Ramat HaSharon F.C., AEK Larnaca F.C., Maccabi Petah Tikva F.C., Hapoel Petah Tikva F.C., and FC Torpedo Armavir. Hasan was born on February 4th, 1991 in Lod.

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Mabrouk Zaid

Mabrouk Zaid is a soccer player for the Al-Riyadh SC, Ittihad FC, and Saudi Arabia national football team. Mabrouk was born on February 11th, 1979 in Riyadh.

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Abdul Waahid Bin Zaid

He left this life in 793.

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Barry Zaid

Barry Zaid is an artist in the field of graphic design. Barry was born on June 8th, 1938 in Toronto.

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Ali Zaid

Ali Zaid is a soccer player for the Qatar national football team. Ali was born on January 20th, 1961 in Qatar.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zaid U.S.
  White 61.23% 64.26%
  African American 19.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 10.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.43% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.26% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zaid

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

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Fun Facts about the name Zaid

  • How Popular is the name Zaid? Zaid is the 3,866th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zaid was the 39,773rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zaid have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,057 babies born with the first name Zaid in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zaid to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zaid? 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 Zaid first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zaid is Friday, June 13th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Zaid born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zaid was in 2018 with a total of 474 babies.
  • Random Zaid Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zaid is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 34 babies in Texas have the same name in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Zaid: The name spelled backwards is Diaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Zadi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zaid? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 552 people with the last name Zaid.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zaid? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zaid as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Zaid name meaning

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