Gender: Masculine
Origin: Arabic هادي
Meaning: “leader; guide.”

The name comes from the Arabic meaning “leader; guide.” It is from a theophoric designation for God, Al-Hādi meaning “servant of the Guide.”

It is currently the 475th most popular male names in Quebec, Canada, (2010).

The feminine forms are Hadia, Hadija (Bosnian) Hadya and Hadiya.


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