David

David meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, Tamil, Telugu, German, French, Czech, Armenian, Dutch, Hebrew, Portuguese, Russian, Scandinavian, Slavic, Spanish, Faroese, Old Norse, Greenlandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: \"pronunciation
Meaning: Beloved One, Courageous Hero who Killed Goliath King of Israel and Loved By God
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Durable and Eminent David prevalently is used in Scandinavian, Swedish, Armenian, Spanish, Old Norse, Norwegian, Finnish, Faroese, Telugu, Hebrew, Slavic, Dutch, English, Tamil, Portuguese, Czech, German, Danish, French, Russian and Greenlandic is a gender insensitive name, meaning of David is "Beloved One, Courageous Hero who Killed Goliath King of Israel or Loved By God" is rooted from Hebrew. David is form of David in English and German languages. Also David is form of The Hebrew Name דָּוִד Probably Deriving from Hebrew דוד = Beloved in Latin language. The name is celebrated on December 29th.

Variants of David

Dabid, Davi, Devlyn, Angeldavid, Davidalexander, Angelos, Angelus, Angela, Angel

Names that rhyme with David

Popularity of David

David was an extremely popular name in United States. Over 3633759 babies have been given the moniker in 261 years. When at the peak of its usage in 1960, the moniker grabbed the 1st spot and 86211 baby boys were given the name. However after 261 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still going strong on charts. Moreover, the name has been to the top 5 baby names 39 times Also, David was a popular name in England and Wales. Over 32113 babies have been named David since 1996. When at the peak of its usage in 1996, the moniker grabbed the 32nd spot and 2517 baby boys were given the name. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 23 years but still performing better than most of the names. Moreover, the name has been to the top 50 baby names 14 times Also, David was among the popular names in Ireland. Since emerging in 1964 around 50070 babies have been given the moniker. When at its peak in 1985, it ranked 1st when 1740 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. However after 56 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. Moreover, the first name has been to the top 5 baby names 27 times Also, an extremely popular name in France with over 312637 new-borns have been given the name since 1900. Recently the moniker is on a rise, in 1974, it ranked 2nd when 19695 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Additionally, the first name has been in the top 5 baby names 14 times Also, a very popular name in Spain having over 71909 recievers in 16 years of usage. When at the peak of its usage in 2004, it ranked 2nd when 6386 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Additionally, the given name has been in the top 5 baby names 7 times Also, David was among the popular names in Switzerland. Since emerging in 1998 around 8099 babies have been given the given name. At the peak of its usage in 1998, the moniker grabbed the 2nd spot and 528 baby boys were given the name. However after 21 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. Additionally, the given name has been in the top 5 baby names 16 times Also, David was among the popular names in Sweden. Since emerging in 1998 around 5155 babies have been given the moniker. When at its peak in 1998, 727 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 16th position. After 9 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Additionally, the name has been in the top 50 baby names 9 times Also, David is a popular name in New South Wales given to over 65213 babies in 64 years. Presently the name is rising, in 1961, it ranked 1st when 2660 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Additionally, the given name has been in the top 5 baby names 32 times Also, David is a popular name in Queensland given to over 22626 babies in 54 years. When at its peak in 1962, the moniker grabbed the 1st spot and 883 baby boys were given the name. Additionally, the name has been in the top 5 baby names 26 times

David is a common name in Netherlands given to over 1664 babies in 5 years. At its zenith in 2019, 351 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 30th position. Moreover, the first name has been to the top 50 baby names 5 times Also, David was a common name in Denmark. Over 1938 babies have been named David since 1994. At the peak of its usage in 2006,. After 12 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Additionally, the first name has been in the top 50 baby names 12 times Also, David is common in Belgium where over 4671 new-borns have been given the name since 1995. When at the peak of its usage in 2018, 317 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 25th position. Also, David used to be a common name in Western Australia, first appeared in 1940 and over 13639 babies have been given the name in 50 years. When at its peak in 1963,. After 50 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. In addition to that, the given name has been in the top 5 baby names 36 times

David is a familiar baby name in Victoria, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 100 names. In 2008, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 91 on boy names chart when 83 babies were given the name David. There are over 303 babies that have been given the name David in Victoria. David is a rare baby name in Northern Territory, chances of it being still in use are very slim as it was last seen in 2007. However things change on global perspective, David is extremely popular in England where every 1 in 50 have the name as well as in, Mexico, Nigeria, Canada, Uganda, Kenya, DR Congo, Australia, South Africa, Ghana, Brazil, Tanzania, Scotland, Czech Republic and Peru. Also the baby name is popular in Indonesia, Israel, Mozambique, Wales, South Sudan, Cameroon, Sudan, Colombia, Angola, Venezuela, Zambia, Russia, New Zealand, Argentina, Chile, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, Philippines, Sierra Leone, Germany, Bolivia, Ecuador, Malaysia, Guatemala, India, Papua New Guinea, Egypt, Portugal, Madagascar, Chad, Haiti, Northern Ireland, Liberia, Burundi, Malawi, El Salvador, Cuba, Romania, Dominican Republic, Central African Republic, Congo, Honduras, Jamaica, Namibia, East Timor, Guinea-Bissau, Ethiopia, Poland, Togo, Costa Rica, Eritrea, Guinea, Benin, Bangladesh, Nicaragua, China, Sri Lanka, Panama, Uzbekistan, Slovenia, Austria, Turkmenistan, Mali, Paraguay, Burkina Faso, Equatorial Guinea, Trinidad and Tobago, Puerto Rico, Morocco, Botswana, Solomon Islands, Gabon and Armenia. As per our estimate, over 12990000 babies have been bestowed David around the globe.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
2018229697809913
20172310124106249
20161911028793714
20151811766668818
20141812182846213
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David in Nordic countries

CountriesMenWomen
First NameSecondary NameFirst NameSecondary Name
Netherlands1913710796584
Finland5805767200

Numerological aspects of David

Sometimes you are stubborn and it helps you with your career. Pressure forces you to get things done fast and you like it. Having letter D as your cornerstone reveals your passion for unusual weird things and people. Your friends enjoy your sarcasm and dark sense of humor. You want to achieve a great success and accomplish your dreams in order to prove yourself you can do it. As a lover, you are cold-hearted and distant.

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  •  Radko - Boy name Radko is originated from Slavonic and Slavic, meaning of Radko is "Happy" is used primarily in Czech and Bulgarian languages
  •  Evzen is used especially in Czech, Evzen means "Well Born or Noble" and a boy name is originated from Old Greek
  •  Dobroslav means The Elements Dobro Meaning Good or Good Glory is used as a baby boy name is rooted from Czech and Slavic
  •  Marketa has its origin in Old Greek is used largely in Czech and Finnish is bestowed upon baby girls. Marketa is form of Marketta in Finnish language
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Namesakes of David

    David Abercromby, 17th-century Scottish physician and writer
  • David Fabricius, German pastor
  • David Lloyd George, British statesman and Liberal Party politician
  • David Ben-Gurion, primary national founder of the State of Israel and the first Prime Minister of Israel
  • David Rizzio, Italian courtier, born close to Turin
  • David Mansfield, American musician and composer
  • David Oistrakh, renowned Soviet classical violinist and violist
  • David I of Scotland, 12th-century ruler
  • David Ward-Steinman, American composer and music professor
  • David B. Danbom, historian, author, columnist
  • David Garrick, pupil and friend of Dr Samuel Johnson
  • David Burge, American pianist, conductor and composer
  • David Mason, English orchestral
  • David Lee Ingersoll, cartoonist and illustrator based in Seattle
  • David Law, Scottish cartoonist best
  • David Monro, Scottish Homeric scholar, Provost of Oriel College
  • David Holmgren, Australian environmental designer
  • David Masson, {{cite book
  • David Allan, Scottish painter and illustrator
  • David Wilkie, British painter
  • David Arnason, Canadian author and poet
  • David Brainerd, American missionary to the Native Americans
  • David Whittaker, is
  • David H. Rosenthal, American author, poet, editor, and translator
  • David Mallet, Scottish dramatist
  • David Kirkwood, British politician
  • David McFadden, Canadian poet, fiction writer, and travel writer
  • David Parlett, games scholar, historian, and translator
  • David MacRitchie, Scottish folklorist and antiquarian
  • David Shaltiel, Israeli military and intelligence officer
  • David Peterson, 20th Premier of the Province of Ontario, Canada,
  • David Blondel, French Protestant clergyman
  • David Hume, Scottish Enlightenment philosopher, historian, economist
  • David Hilbert, German mathematician
  • David Brewster, British scientist, inventor, author
  • David Deutsch, Israeli-born British physicist at the University of Oxford
  • David Gauthier, Canadian-American philosopher best
  • David Douglas, Scottish botanist
  • David A. Wheeler, computer scientist
  • David Suzuki, Canadian academic
  • David Jenkins, Church of England cleric and theologian
  • David Hartley, English philosopher and founder of the Associationist school of psychology
  • David M. Brown, United States Navy captain and a NASA astronaut
  • David H. Bailey, mathematician and computer scientist
  • David Bohm, American scientist who has been described as one of the most significant theoretical physicists of the 20th century and
  • David Ruhnken, Dutch classical scholar of German origin
  • David George Ritchie, Scottish philosopher
  • David Chaum, American computer scientist and cryptographer
  • David Chalmers, Australian philosopher and cognitive scientist specializing
  • David Cooper, South African-born psychiatrist and theorist
  • David Lynch, American filmmaker, painter, musician, actor
  • David Cronenberg, Canadian filmmaker, writer, and actor
  • David D. Friedman, American economist, physicist, legal scholar
  • David Thompson, British-Canadian fur trader, surveyor
  • David Fincher, American film director, film producer
  • David Letterman, American television host, comedian, writer
  • David Janssen, American film and television actor
  • David Mamet, American playwright, film director
  • David Hayes Agnew, American surgeon
  • David Angell, American television producer and screenwriter
  • David Ricardo, British political economist
  • David Beckham, English retired professional footballer and current President of Inter Miami CF
  • David Rice Atchison, mid-19th century Freemason and Democratic United States Senator
  • David Bowie, English singer, songwriter and actor
  • David Beatty, 1st Earl Beatty, Royal Navy officer
  • David Huffman, American stage, television and film actor
  • David Boies, American lawyer and chairman of the law firm Boies
  • David Arkenstone, American composer and performer

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