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Origin and Meaning of Abid

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  • According to a user from Morocco, the name Abid is of Muslim origin and means "Worshipper servant".
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Abid is of Unknown origin and means "Worshipper/ adorer/ devout".
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From Arabic عَبْد (ʿabd, “slave”).

  1. slave
  2. servant
  3. worshipper

    abid was also found in the following language(s): Navajo

    Notable Persons Named Abid

    Abid Hamid Mahmud was a Personal Secretary to the President, Director of the Iraqi Special Security Organization, and Director of theIraqi Special Security Organization. His military service ended in 2003. He passed away on June 7th, 2012.


    Abid was born Abid Ali in 1952 in Quetta.


    Ebiet G. Ade is a pop music, folk music, country music, and jazz singing, musician, and songwriter. He plays Guitar and Vocals. He was most active from 1979 to 1979. Ebiet was given the name Abid Ghoffar Aboe Dja'far on April 21st, 1954.


    Abid Hussain was an economist, civil servant, and diplomat. Abid was born Abid Hussain on December 26th, 1926 in Hyderabad. He left this life on June 21st, 2012.


    Abid Qayyum Raja is a politician. Abid was born on November 5th, 1975 in Oslo.


    Abid was born in 1953 in Gujranwala. He passed away on August 19th, 2000.


    Notable Persons With the Last Name Abid

    Ramzi Abid is a hockey player. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to 2014. Ramzi was born on March 24th, 1980 in Montreal.


    Abdul was born in 1951. Abdul is also known as Maulana Abdul Karim Abid.


    Laïla Abid is a news presenter and journalist. Laïla was born on March 21st, 1977 in Meknes.


    Abdul was born on June 5th, 1905 in Hyderabad, Sindh. He left this life on August 31st, 1996.


    Abid was born in 1906. He left this life in 1971.


    Kalbe Abid is a writer.


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    Popularity of Abid as a last name

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    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Abid U.S.
      White 29.58% 64.26%
      African American 0.00% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 61.55% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 4.77% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 2.10% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Abid

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

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    Fun Facts about the name Abid

    • How Popular is the name Abid? Abid is the 20,680th most popular name of all time. As a last name Abid was the 24,049th most popular name in 2010.
    • How many people with the first name Abid have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 332 babies born with the first name Abid in the United States. That's more than enough people named Abid to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Abid? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1978 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
    • When was Abid first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Abid is Friday, March 12th, 1897.
    • What year had the most people named Abid born? The highest recorded use of the first name Abid was in 2006 with a total of 16 babies.
    • Random Abid Factoid: According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Abid is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 10 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1997.
    • Weird things about the name Abid: Your name in reverse order is Diba. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Biad. How do you pronounce that?
    • How many people have the last name Abid? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,048 people with the last name Abid.
    • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Abid? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Abid as their last name since less than 1 person in 278k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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