First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cariad

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  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Cariad is of Welsh origin and means "Loved or sometimes Beloved. Cariad is also used as a term of endearment. when talking to someone you love or a child cariad is used.".

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Borrowing from Welsh cariad.

  1. (Wales) Darling.

cariad was also found in the following language(s): Spanish and Welsh

Notable Persons Named Cariad

Cariad Lloyd is a comedian and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2007 to present.


Fun Facts about the name Cariad

  • When was the first name Cariad first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Cariad is Saturday, September 8th, 1900.
  • How unique is the name Cariad? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Cariad. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Cariad: Your name in reverse order is Dairac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Riaacd. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Cariad born Jun 22, 1927

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Africa approximately on 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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