CHAD
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: CHAD   [key]
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.
Related Names
VARIANT: Shad
OTHER LANGUAGES: Ceadda (Anglo-Saxon)
Popularity
United States  ranked #588 
England/Wales  -