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Dad Meaning


What does Dad mean?

The name Dad is of Persian origin.

The meaning of Dad is "gift".

Dad is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Dad.

The Given Name Dad

Dad is a form of Darko. See Darko for further details.

Dad is good for parents who want a name that is fearless and refined.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Dad Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Dad Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Dad has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Dad to other names.

Dad Related Names

Dad is a form of Darko.

Famous Dads

    Dad Numerology

    What will your new littleDad be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

    Children named Dad are often well-behaved and good but most of all they are read more >>

    Dad Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Dad in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Dad.

    Just for fun, see the name Dad in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Dad in Nautical Flags page.