What does Hamid mean?
Hamid /ham-id/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced ha-MEED. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Hamid is "praiseworthy". In Islam, one the ninety-nine attribute names of Allah.
Hamid has 1 variant: Hameed.
Affiliated boy name: Muhammad.Kreatif forms: Hamiddo, Himid, Humid. [more]
How popular is Hamid?
Hamid is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#12405 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Hamid and related names. Muhammad (#399 the previous year) is the only prominent varying form of Hamid (outside Top 1000). Adoption of this boy name is at its most widespread today (usage of 0.601%). Muhammad (#399) is the most chic birth name among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)