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What does Cid mean?

Cid Pronunciation of Cid [cid] as a boys' name is of Spanish and Arabic origin, and the meaning of Cid is "lord". El Cid was a heroic Spanish knight of the 11th century whose story is told in numerous medieval epics.

Associated with: arabic, knight (warrior), story (literary), medieval, epics (mythology).


Cid has 1 variant: Cyd.

Creative forms:
(male) Cild, Crid, ..

(female) Cida, Cidd, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cid Kamden (C.K.), ..

How popular is Cid?

Cid is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#13707 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Cid has yet to make it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cid name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cid outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cid is pronounced similarly to Ced, Saad, Said, Sayid, Sid, Syd, Syed and Zed. Another recommended name is Bid. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cid.

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