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What does Cyd mean?

Cyd Pronunciation of Cyd [cyd] as a boys' name is pronounced sid. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Cyd is "wide island". Short form of Sydney.

Related boy names: Cydney and Cid.

Associated with: old english.


Creative forms:
(male) Coyd, Seyd, ..

(female) Cla, Cydi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cyd Brantlee (C.B.), ..

How popular is Cyd?

Cyd is a rare first name for men and an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. The only popular related form of Cyd (unlisted) is Sydney. Adoption of this relation of Cyd was well-received among parents in the 1910s (#398), but now, Sydney has become less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sydney in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cyd and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cyd is alike in pronunciation to Ced, Saad, Said, Sayid, Sid, Syd, Syed and Zed. Another recommended name is Cy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cyd.

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