Khalid

First Name
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

What does the name Khalid mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Khalid

"Khalid" is a name of Arabic origin, and it means "Eternal, immortal". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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From Arabic خالِد (ḵālid, “immortal; glorious; eternal”).

  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Khalid

Khālid ibn al-Walīd was a notable human. His military service ended in 638. Khālid was born in 592 in Mecca. He died in 642.

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Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was royalty. He holds the title King of Saudi Arabia and Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia. He was most active from 1975 to 1982. Khalid was born as the child of Ibn Saud and Al Jawhara bint Musaed Al Jiluwi on February 13th, 1913 in Riyadh. He breathed his last breath on June 13th, 1982.

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Khalid bin Mohsen Shaari is an influential person. Khalid was born in 1991.

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Khalid al-Mihdhar was a notable individual. Khalid was born Khalid al-Mihdhar on May 16th, 1975 in Mecca. He left this life on September 11th, 2001.

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Khalid A. Al Falih is a Minister of Health, Chairman of the Board, Saudi Aramco, and President and Chief Executive Officer. Khalid was born in 1960 in Riyadh.

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Khalid Abdalla is an actor/media activist. He was most active from 2005 to 2005. Khalid was born on October 26th, 1980 in Glasgow.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Khalid

Lat is a cartoonist. He has had major accomplishments since 1974. Lat was given the name Mohammad Nor Khalid on March 5th, 1951 in Ipoh, Perak, Federation of Malaya.

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Omar Khalid is an important somebody.

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Annie Khalid is a pop music model, singer, model (people), and singing. She has had major accomplishments since 2002. Annie was given the name Noor–ul–Ain Khalid Annie on March 27th, 1988. Annie is also known as Annie Khalid and Noor–ul–Ain; Annie.

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Iqra Khalid is a famous individual. Iqra was born in Rukanpur, Rahim Yar Khan District, Punjab, Pakistan.

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Malik Meraj Khalid was a (Acting), Prime Minister of Pakistan, Speaker of the National Assembly, Law Minister of Pakistan, Chief Minister of Punjab, Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan, Minister for Law, Justice, Human Rights (Pakistan), and List of Chief Ministers of Pu. Malik was born on September 20th, 1915 in Kot Radha Kishan. He left this life on June 13th, 2003.

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Camelia is a pop music, soft rock, contemporary r&b, pop rock, and dance-pop musician. Her career lasted from 1990 to 1990. Camelia was given the name Dayang Nur Camelia Abang Khalid on June 20th, 1974 in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.

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How popular is the baby name Khalid in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1962 6 0 6
1964 6 0 6
1965 7 0 7
1966 15 0 15
1967 10 0 10
1968 23 0 23
1969 18 0 18
1970 25 0 25
1971 36 0 36
1972 31 0 31
1973 52 0 52
1974 51 0 51
1975 65 0 65
1976 61 0 61
1977 77 0 77
1978 107 0 107
1979 96 0 96
1980 77 0 77
1981 76 0 76
1982 76 0 76
1983 66 0 66
1984 61 0 61
1985 60 0 60
1986 69 0 69
1987 50 0 50
1988 82 0 82
1989 82 0 82
1990 97 0 97
1991 110 0 110
1992 114 0 114
1993 116 0 116
1994 213 0 213
1995 213 0 213
1996 173 0 173
1997 150 0 150
1998 187 0 187
1999 172 0 172
2000 210 0 210
2001 246 0 246
2002 221 0 221
2003 172 0 172
2004 138 0 138
2005 143 0 143
2006 149 0 149
2007 152 0 152
2008 135 0 135
2009 139 0 139
2010 143 0 143
2011 157 0 157
2012 174 0 174
2013 171 0 171
2014 220 0 220
2015 197 0 197
2016 234 0 234

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Popularity of Khalid as a first name

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Popularity of Khalid as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Khalid U.S.
  White 11.29% 64.26%
  African American 10.21% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 72.26% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.23% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.02% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.98% 16.26%

Of Last Name Khalid

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

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Fun Facts about the name Khalid

  • How Popular is the name Khalid? Khalid is the 3,348th most popular name of all time. As a last name Khalid was the 10,531st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Khalid have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,931 babies born with the first name Khalid in the United States. That's more than enough people named Khalid to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Khalid? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Khalid first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Khalid is Tuesday, August 15th, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Khalid born? The highest recorded use of the first name Khalid was in 2001 with a total of 246 babies.
  • Random Khalid Factoid: According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Khalid is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1976.
  • Weird things about the name Khalid: Your name in reverse order is Dilahk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hdklai. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Khalid? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,046 people with the last name Khalid.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Khalid? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Khalid as their last name.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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