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Zayd name meaning

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zayd

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
67%
Islamic/Muslim
27%
English
7%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from Virginia, U.S., the name Zayd is of Arabic origin and means "Generous".
  2. A user from Nigeria says the name Zayd is of Islamic / Muslim origin and means "Prosper/successful leader".
  3. A submission from Canada says the name Zayd means "Master" and is of Arabic origin.
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Notable Persons Named Zayd

Notable Persons Named Zayd

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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Zayd ash-Shaheed

Zayd ash-Shaheed is a religious. He holds the title Zayd ash-Shaheed and Halif al-Qur'an. Zayd was born in Medina.

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Zayd ibn Thabit

Zayd ibn Thabit was a saint. He holds the title Scribe, Theologian, and Disciple of Prophet Muhammad. Zayd was born in 610 in Mecca. He passed away in 660.

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Zayd Abu Zayd

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Zayd Ibn Suhan

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Zayd Mutee Dammaj

Zayd was born in 1943 in As Sayyani District. Zayd is also known as Dammāj and Zayd Muṭīʻ. He passed away on March 20th, 2000.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zayd

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zayd

Nasr Abu Zayd

Nasr was born on June 10th, 1943 in Tanta. He died on June 5th, 2010.

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Ibn Abi Zayd

Ibn was born in 922. He died in 996.

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Hasan ibn Zayd

He holds the title Emir of Tabaristan and EmirofTabaristan. He was most prominent from 864 to 884. He left this life on January 6th, 0884.

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Muhammad ibn Zayd

He holds the title Emir of Tabaristan and EmirofTabaristan. His most notable accomplishments were from 884 to 900. He died on October 3rd, 0900.

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Hikmat Abu Zayd

Hikmat Abu Zayd was a Minister of Social Affairs of the United Arab Republic and Minister of Social Affairs of theUnited Arab Republic. Hikmat was born in 1922 in Shaykh Daud, Asyut Governorate, Egypt. She died on July 30th, 2011.

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Zayd Abu Zayd

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Fun Facts about the name Zayd

  • How Popular is the name Zayd? Zayd is the 5,741st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zayd have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,727 babies born with the first name Zayd in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zayd to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zayd? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Zayd first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zayd is Thursday, June 6th, 1940.
  • What year had the most people named Zayd born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zayd was in 2019 with a total of 283 babies.
  • Random Zayd Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zayd is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 12 babies in New York have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Zayd: The name spelled backwards is Dyaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Dazy. How do you pronounce that?
  • Zayd name meaning

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