Khalid

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Khaled
Pronunciation Arabic: [ˈχɑːlɪd, ˈxæːled, ˈxaːlɪd]
Gender Male
Origin
Word/name Arabic
Meaning "eternal" "endless" or "immortal"

Khaled and its variant Khalid (in Arabic خالد) is a popular Arabic male given name meaning "eternal", and it also appears as a surname.[1]

Given name[edit]

Military leaders
Politics
Film, television, theatre
Music
Sports
Various

Surname[edit]

  • Amr Khaled, an Islamic preacher
  • Hassan Khaled, former leader of Lebanon's Sunni Muslim community
  • Leila Khaled, former member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine
  • Nazim Khaled, French singer, songwriter and composer
  • Waleed Khaled, a journalist killed by American soldiers during the Iraq War

References[edit]

  1. ^ Khalid; Behind the Name; accessed February 2016