[ 1 syll. sid, si-d ] The baby boy name Sid is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is SihD †. Sid is largely used in the English language and it is derived from Old English origins. Sid is a short form of the name Sidney (English and French).
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Sid is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1905, 0.008% of baby boys were given the name Sid. It ranked at #734 then. The baby name has since fallen in popularity, and is now of very light use. Within all boy names in its group, Sid was nonetheless the most popular in 2018. Sid has in the past century been mostly given to baby boys.
Baby names that sound like Sid include Syd (English), Cid (English), Cyd (English), Sa'd (Arabic), Saad (Arabic and Hebrew), Sad, Sadd, Saeth, Saethe, Said (Arabic), Saied, Sait (Arabic and Turkish), Saith, Saithe, Saîd, Sath, Sathe, Saud, Sayth, and Saythe.
† Pronunciation for Sid: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"
A famous person named Sid is Author, S.J. (Sid) Perelman, born Sidney Joseph Perelman, 1 February 1904 - 17 October 1979, Brooklyn, New York.