Name for 2nd March- Aida

Aida

Aida is a girls name, it is Arabic and Old French,  it is said “ah-ee-da,’ or “eye-ee-da.”

It means reward or present in Arabic and helper in Old French.

Other spellings: Aidah, Aeeda.

Variants: Aidan, Iraida, Zaida, Zenaida, Zoraida.

There is a former town in Japan known as Aida.

It is an opera by Guiseppe Verdi.

Known Siblings: Aayan Agustin Beatriz CarmenDulce Edgar Ella Irma JenniferJesus Jose Josefina JudithJulia Lilia Luz LuzaidaMarisela Nicolas RaquelRoberto Rosa Sandra XiomaraZoraida

Sources:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aida

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aida_(disambiguation)

http://www.babynamewizard.com/namipedia/girl/aida

http://nameberry.com/babyname/aida

http://www.behindthename.com/name/aida

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2 Responses so far »

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    Sara said,

    My husband has a Lebanese colleague with this name. She pronounces it “eye-ay-da,” which I think has a nicer sound than the other pronunciations.

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      babynamelover said,

      “eye-ay-da” is pretty. It feels a like tricky to me to say but I guess you get used to it 🙂
      Thanks for stopping by.


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