David meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: David No. of characters: 5 Gender: Boy Origin of David: English Hebrew French Scottish Spanish Portuguese German Swedish Norwegian Danish Dutch Czech Slovene Russian Croatian Serbian Macedonian Romanian Biblical Biblical Latin
How to pronounce David da-vid What does my name mean? Meaning of David: 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.

Origin and Meaning

The name origins from the Hebrew name 'Dawid' which came from the Hebrew word 'dod' meaning 'beloved' or 'uncle'. The name was borne by the second and greatest of the kings of Israel who ruled the Roman Empire in the 10th century BC. There are mentions of several stories about him in the Old Testament which also includes his defeat of Goliath, a giant Philistine. But according to the New Testament, Jesus was descended from him. The name David has been used in Britain since the Middle Ages. Famous notations of the name include Charles Dicken's semi-autobiographical novel 'David Copperfield'.

David was ranked 18 in 2015 boys names list in US and remain unchanged from its previous ranking in 2014. David was ranked 951 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 0.63% from its previous ranking of 945 in 2014. Comes from the Hebrew "daoud" Means "beloved of God" If Day 29 December.. Volunteers brave, take risks and are quite "casse-strokes." Generous,Davidcan not do enough for their friends. Their natural authority often makes leaders. Steadfast, manly, nothing stops them. Gays and cheerful, talkative,Davidare "life and soul train" open and honest. David are direct, but lack of diplomacy.

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David is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 50 in 2014. Around 26535 people wear David as their first name. David is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

David is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 18 (0.295080% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 3602623 people wear David as their first name. David is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1883 and ranked 18 (0.295080% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 3602623 people have David as their first name. David is not a native United States and David may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 1.007776% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of David is 22.

David are persistent and possess leadership abilities. David dream big and so are their achievements in real world. David can transform any idea into reality which make them a master builder equipped with ingenuity and innovation.

Names that rhyme with David Angeldavid, Arvid, Avid, Daivid, Davvid, Dayvid, Deyvid, Divid, Dovid, Dravid, Duvid, Dvid, Jamesdavid, Javid, Johndavid, Jonathandavid, Jondavid, Jorgedavid, JosedavidFamous people named David
Genevieve Davidson in as
Kristen Davidson in Spider-Man as Actress
Dora Cadavid in Love in the Time of Cholera as Actress
Ellery Davidson in Failure to Launch as Actress
Joan David in Droh Kaal as Actress
Leah David in Safe at Home as Actress
Annamarie Davidson in The Hardest Day as Actress
Sheela David in Bhoot Unkle as Actress
Kaylen Davidson in Boy Toy as Actress
Foziah Davidson in River of Death as Actress
David Brandes is a composer and producer born in Switzerland, and grew up in Germany.
David Niven is famous for his acting in movie Separate Tables
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 :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. - Alexander Powers Popularity of David

Updated on: June 2nd, 2019
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