✍  Updated on: March 5th, 2023

Riyad name meaning

Gender: Boy
Origin: Arabic
Usage: Arabic, Hindi and Sindhi
Pronunciation: ri-yad
Meaning: Garden, Gardens and Water Basin
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What does Riyad mean?

Riyad means Garden, Gardens or Water Basin is chiefly used in Hindi, Sindhi and Arabic and is given to baby boys is originated from Arabic.

How does Riyad feel as a baby name?

Riyad is a lovely name for a baby boy and its origin is Arabic, meaning 'gardens'. It evokes feelings of peace, joy and growth. The name also brings to mind lush green spaces filled with flowers and trees, creating a positive and calming atmosphere. It's an elegant name that exudes sophistication and serenity - perfect for a newborn. Parents may associate this name with a sense of adventure, inquisitiveness and exploration due to its origins. All in all, Riyad is an excellent choice for any baby boy.

How do I pronounce Riyad?

The two syllabled name Riyad is pronounced, ri-yad.

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How popular is the name Riyad?

In France, Riyad was once a common name since emerging in 1973 it has been given to over 2734 babies. At the peak of its usage in 2016,. However after 44 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but it is still going strong. Riyad is a unique baby name in England and Wales, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 1000 names. In 2000, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 953 on boy names chart when 27 babies were named Riyad. There are over 308 babies that have been given the name Riyad in England and Wales.

Riyad is an uncommon baby name in United States, even after 31 years of presence it could not make beyond the top 5000. There are over 333 babies that have been given the name Riyad in United States. Also, it is uncommon in Belgium, where it has been in use since 2002 and peaked in 2008 when it ranked 614th. There are over 192 babies that have been given the name Riyad in Belgium. But Riyad is a popular baby name in Bangladesh where every 1 in 8000 have the name as well as in, Afghanistan and Saudi Arabia. According to our research, over 50000 babies have been named Riyad globally.

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Numerological analysis of Riyad

Having letter I as your first vowel represents your elegance, impulsive attitude, big heart, and gentle soul. You are not selfish but you are not naive as well. You always dress as you feel at the moment. You have no problem working in a team but working alone suits you better. Focus on inner peace, balance, harmony, helping those in need, kindness, and love. Accept how you are and stop stressing over your imperfections because they're the ones that make you perfectly imperfect.

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Famous people named Riyad

  • Riyad Pasha, Egyptian statesman
  • Riyad al-Maliki, is former Minister of Information
  • Riyad Hassan El-Khoudary, Palestinian academic

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