Cid Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the honorific title Cid (from Arabic sayyid ‘lord’), borne by Christian overlords with Muslim vassals, most famously by Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar (1043–99), El Cid. This was early adopted as a personal name.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Eid, Vida, Gil, Che, Rio, Cea, Chad, Codd, Cui, Lim

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Cid in 1962 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

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