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What does Rad mean?

Rad Pronunciation of Rad [rad] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Rad is "adviser".

Related boy name: Elrad.

Associated with: old english.


Creative forms:
(male) Ridd, Ryd, ..

(female) Ragi, Rata, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rad Zamir (R.Z.), ..

How popular is Rad?

Rad is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#31817 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Rad has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Rad is alike in pronunciation to Radd, Read, Reade, Redd, Reed, Reid, Reide, Reyd, Riyad, Riyadh, Rod, Rodd and Rudd. Other recommended names are Aad, Gad, Lad, Rab, Rae, Rai, Raj, Ram, Rand, Ras, Ray and Tad. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rad.

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