Meaning & History
Hebrew word meaning "beloved" or "uncle" .
Given Name DescendantsDawit(Amharic) Daud, Dawood, Dawud(Arabic) Davit(Armenian) Davud(Azerbaijani) David, Jedidah(Biblical) Dabid, Dauid, Iedida(Biblical Greek) Dawid, Yedidah(Biblical Hebrew) David, Idida(Biblical Latin) Davud(Bosnian) David(Catalan) Daveth(Cornish) David(Croatian) David(Czech) David(Danish) David(Dutch) David, Davina, Dewey, Davena, Davida, Davinia(English) Taavet(Estonian) Tevita(Fijian) Taavetti(Finnish) David(French) Davit, Daviti(Georgian) David(German) David(Hebrew) Dávid(Hungarian) Davíð(Icelandic) Daud(Indonesian) Dáibhí(Irish) Davide(Italian) Dāvids, Dāvis(Latvian) Dovydas(Lithuanian) David(Macedonian) David(Norwegian) Davud(Persian) Dawid(Polish) David(Portuguese) Davi(Portuguese (Brazilian)) David(Romanian) David(Russian) Tavita(Samoan) Dàibhidh, David, Daividh(Scottish) David(Serbian) Dávid(Slovak) David(Slovene) David(Spanish) David(Swedish) Tevita(Tongan) Davyd(Ukrainian) Dafydd, David, Dewi, Dewydd, Taffy(Welsh) Dovid(Yiddish)
Sources & References
- Strong, James. The Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible, entry H1730, available from https://www.blueletterbible.org/lang/lexicon/lexicon.cfm?strongs=H1730.
Entry updated February 4, 2020