[ 2 syll. ya-zid, yaz-id ] The baby boy name Yazid is pronounced YAA-ZayD †. Yazid's origin is Hebrew and Arabic, and its use, Arabic and African. From Arabic roots, its meaning is 'he will increase' - in this context, Yazid can be used in the Arabic language. The meaning of the name refers to the increase of its bearer.
In addition, Yazid is a variant form of the English, French, and German Joseph in the Arabic language.
Yazid is also a variant form of the Arabic Zayd in the African language.
Yazid is not frequently used as a baby boy name. It is not ranked within the top 1000. Within the family of boy names directly linked to Yazid, Joseph was the most widely used in 2012.
Baby names that sound like Yazid include Yajat, Yakout, Yazeed, Yazeede, Yazeid, Yazeide, Yazide, Yazied, Yaziede, Yazyd, Yazyde, Yigat, Yigit, Yucktah, Jacquet, Jagat, Unitie, Yesuto, Yoshito, and Yukito.
† English pronunciation for Yazid: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"