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Dafydd

What does Dafydd mean?

Dafydd Pronunciation of Dafydd [dafy-dd] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Dafydd is "beloved". Dafydd is a version of David (Hebrew).

Variations

Dafydd has 1 variant: Daffyd.

7 more different relations via David: Daffy, Davidde, Davide, Davy, Davyd, Davydd and Davyn.

Creative forms:
(male) Dafyde, Defydd, ..

(female) Dafyda, Dafyde, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dafydd Marcello (D.M.), ..

How popular is Dafydd?

Dafydd is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Dafydd is an equally uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. David (#18 from recent data) and Davy are the popular alternative forms of Dafydd (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Davydd, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Dafydd was widespread 55 years ago (median #605) and has become much lower since (#1009, 84%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of David, Davy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Dacy, Dade, Dahy, Dakoda, Daly, Dalyn, Damyan, Damyen, Damyon, Dandy, Danya, Danyal, Danyel, Dard, Darold, Daryl, Daryle, Daryll, Daryn, Davyan, Davyen, Davyon, Day, Daye, Dayle, Dayne, Ladd, Radd and Tadd. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dafydd.

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