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GenderMasculine
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.CHAD
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Meaning & History

From the Old English name Ceadda which is of unknown meaning, possibly based on Welsh cad "battle". This was the name of a 7th-century English saint. Borne primarily by Catholics, it was a rare name until the 1960s when it started to become more common amongst the general population. This is also the name of a country in Africa, though it originates from a different source.
VariantShad
Other Languages & CulturesCeadda Anglo-Saxon

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Entry updated July 28, 2009   Contribute