Origin of the name ZIAD.
Etymology of the name ZIAD.
Meaning of the baby name ZIAD.
Another spelling of Arabic Ziyad
(q.v.), meaning "growth."
Yahya Ibn Main Ibn Aun Ibn Ziad Ibn Bestam Ibn Abd ar-Rabman al-Murri,
a native of Baghdad and a celebrated hafiz, was a doctor of the highest
authority, deeply learned and noted for the exactitude of his (traditional)
information. He died the the 28th July, A.D. 848. (Ibn Khallikan's
Biographical Dictionary, v.1, 1843)