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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kaid

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  • A user from Georgia, United States says the name Kaid is of African origin and means "Leader".
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From Arabic قائد (qā’id) ‘leader’. Compare alcaide.

  1. A local governor or leader, especially in North Africa or Moorish Spain; an alcaide.

kaid was also found in the following language(s): Veps

Notable Persons Named Kaid

Kaid Mohamed is a soccer player for the Eastleigh F.C., Ely Rangers A.F.C., Cwmbrân Town A.F.C., Llanelli Town A.F.C., Carmarthen Town A.F.C., Swindon Town F.C., Torquay United F.C., Forest Green Rovers F.C., Newport County A.F.C., Bath City F.C., AFC Wimbledon, Cheltenham Town F.C., and Port V. Kaid was born on July 23rd, 1984 in Ely, Cardiff, Wales.


Kaid Ahmed was a politician and nationalist. Kaid was born on March 17th, 1921 in Tiaret. Kaid is also known as Commandant Sliman. He breathed his last breath on March 5th, 1978.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kaid

Hilan Kaid is an athlete for the FC Edaga Hamus.


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Popularity of Kaid as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kaid U.S.
  White 67.50% 64.26%
  African American 12.93% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.67% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 12.57% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.33% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kaid

People with the last name Kaid are most frequently White, African American, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Kaid

  • How Popular is the name Kaid? Kaid is the 20,221st most popular name of all time. As a last name Kaid was the 39,486th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kaid have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 345 babies born with the first name Kaid in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kaid 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 Kaid? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Kaid first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kaid is Tuesday, March 9th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Kaid born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kaid was in 2004 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Kaid: Your name in reverse order is Diak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Daki. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kaid? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 557 people with the last name Kaid.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kaid? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kaid as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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