Khaled - boys name

Khaled name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 74%

Khaled name meaning:

The name Khaled is of Arabic origin and is commonly used for boys. It is derived from the verb "khalada" which means "to be eternal" or "to be immortal". Thus, the name Khaled carries the meaning of "eternal" or "immortal". In Islamic culture, the name Khaled is associated with the belief in the eternal nature of God.

Those bearing the name Khaled are often seen as strong, resilient, and enduring individuals. They have the ability to overcome challenges and obstacles in their lives. Khaleds are known for their determination and perseverance, as well as their longevity in relationships and friendships.

In addition to its cultural significance, the name Khaled has gained recognition globally due to the success of celebrated Palestinian singer and songwriter Khaled Hadj Ibrahim, widely known as "Cheb Khaled" or "The King of Raï". His popular music has introduced the name Khaled to a wider audience, further enhancing its recognition and meaning.

Overall, the name Khaled embodies the idea of eternal strength and endurance, reflecting the characteristics of those who bear the name.


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Overall UK ranking: 1250 out of 4789

21 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Khaled

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