Origin of the name ZAIDA.
Etymology of the name ZAIDA.
Meaning of the baby name ZAIDA.
The feminine form of Arabic Zaid
(q.v.), meaning "increase," from zaid (growth, surplus). (An Arabic-English Vocabulary for the Use of English
Students &c., Cameron, 1892). Also spelled Zaidah.
... To this house Selim removed
Zaida and the wounded Dervise, and obtaining a laborer's habit, a
mule and two water skins, immediately commenced the employment of
carrying water to the city. (Rural Repository, vols. 10-11,