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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Ziad

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Egypt says the name Ziad means "The condition, state, or quality of being free or as free as possible from all flaws or defects; perfection" and is of Arabic origin.
  2. A user from Japan says the name Ziad is of Arabic origin and means "To be free".
  3. A submission from Morocco says the name Ziad means "Growth, addition" and is of Berber origin.
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Notable Persons Named Ziad

Notable Persons Named Ziad

Ziad Jarrah

Ziad was given the name Ziad Samir Jarrah on May 11th, 1975 in Beirut. He passed away on September 11th, 2001.

Ziad Rahbani

Ziad Rahbani is an arabic music, music of lebanon, opera, and jazz musician. He plays Piano, electronic keyboards, accordion, buzuq, and vocals. Ziad was born on January 1st, 1956.

Ziad Fazah

Ziad was born on June 10th, 1954 in Monrovia.

Ziad Doueiri

Ziad Doueiri is a film director and writer. He was most prominent from 1990 to present. Ziad was born in Lebanon.

Ziad Aboultaif

Ziad Aboultaif is a Minister of National Revenue (Canada). His ongoing career started in 2015.

Ziad Abdelnour

Ziad Abdelnour is an author and president & ceo of blackhawk partners and inc. Ziad was born on December 3rd, 1960 in Beirut.

  • Ziad al-Hariri
    Chief of Staff of the Syrian Army
  • Ziad Ali Khalil AbuZayyad
  • Ziad Hamzeh
    Film Director
  • Ziad Makhzoumi
    Ceo of Fakih Ivf
  • Ziad Rafiq Beydoun
  • Ziad Lakhdhar
    Secretary General of the Democratic Patriots' Movement

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ziad

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ziad

Tawfiq Ziad

Tawfiq was born on May 7th, 1929 in Nazareth. He passed away on July 5th, 1994.

Howar Ziad

Howar Ziad is an Ambassador.

Hussein Ziad

Hussein Ziad is a soccer player for the Al-Faisaly SC (Amman), Mansheyat Bani Hasan, and Jordan national under-23 football team. Hussein was born on January 1st, 1985 in Jordan.

Hamza Ziad

Hamza Ziad is a soccer player for the CA Batna, MSP Batna, and JS Kabylie. Hamza was born on February 29th, 1988 in Batna, Algeria.

Nawaf Ziad

Nawaf Ziad is an athlete for the Al-Fahaheel FC.

Rabah Ziad

Rabah Ziad is an athlete for the AS Khroub.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ziad U.S.
  White 68.55% 64.26%
  African American 8.18% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 11.32% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 10.06% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ziad

People with the last name Ziad are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Ziad

  • How Popular is the name Ziad? Ziad is the 11,561st most popular name of all time. As a last name Ziad was the 110,825th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ziad have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 909 babies born with the first name Ziad in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ziad 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 Ziad? 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 Ziad first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ziad is Sunday, July 6th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Ziad born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ziad was in 2019 with a total of 44 babies.
  • Random Ziad Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ziad is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Ziad: The name spelled backwards is Daiz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iazd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ziad? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 159 people with the last name Ziad.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ziad? Ziad is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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