David meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: David No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: English Hebrew French Scottish Spanish Portuguese German Swedish Norwegian Danish Dutch Czech Slovene Russian Croatian Serbian Macedonian Romanian Biblical Biblical Latin
Religion: Hindu How to pronounce David da-vid What does my name mean? 
Meanings: Beloved Beloved One Courageous Hero who Killed Goliath King of Israel biblical name of Hebrew origin, meaning: Beloved. In many countries, a timeless popular name. In the Bible, David champion in the fight against the giant Goliath and King of Israel. Namesakes: David Hume, English philosopher.

David was ranked 19 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 5.56% from its previous ranking of 18 in 2015. David was ranked 942 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 0.63% from its previous ranking of 948 in 2015.

Full form of David : Daydreamer Accurate Versatile Impressionable Definite

David is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 43 in 2015. Around 27929 people wear David as their first name. David is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

David was a widely used first name for boy but is an uncommon first name for a girl which is a rare girl name since 2016 and ranked 19 (0.280642% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 3613916 people wear David as their first name. Hebrew "daoud" means: "loved by God" Feast on December 29th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance David showcases in the charts. 0.999813% of people in US have this given name.

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David is the second king of Israel and one of the greatest prophets, from 1015 to 976 before Jesus Christ. Young shepherd, he kills the giant Goliath with his sling. Sacred King, he makes Jerusalem his capital. He is a poet king, and even today Jews and Christians feed on his psalms. After his death, the people hope that one of his descendants will be the Messiah.

Expression number of David is 22. Volunteers, brave, they take risks and are quite "bumpy". David are persistent and possess leadership abilities. Generous, they go out of their way for their friends. David dream big and so are their achievements in real world. Their natural authority often makes them leaders. David can transform any idea into reality which make them a master builder equipped with ingenuity and innovation. Enduring, virile, nothing stops them. Cheerful and cheerful, talkative, they are honest and frank "in-the-train". They are direct, but lack diplomacy.

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Names like David David Namesakes Related Names: Dav Dava Davada Davae Davaeh Davahn Davalyn Davan Davana Davanee Davaney Davani Davanie Davanna Davant Davanta Davantae Davantay Davante Davany Posts having David: Comments :Alexander Powers David is a proper name from the Hebrew דוד, which means "beloved." David is a male name given in memory of King David, Israel's first king succeeding Saul, and father of King Solomon in the Bible, Hebrew Dawid meaning "beloved." The Qur'an considers Daoud as prophet after Moses (Musa) and Abraham (Ibrahim). Among its equivalent found Daoud in Arabic, Daouda in black Africa. Popularity of David
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