Khaled is an Arabic baby boy’s name that means “eternal”. Khaled is the less common transcription of the name Khalid and despite ties to the famous DJ Khaled it has never achieved the same level of popularity.

Meaning of the name Khaled:

Arabic: eternal

Origin of the name Khaled:

Khaled is a baby boy’s name of Arabic origin that means “eternal”. It is a variant transcription from Arabic of the name Khalid.

Symbolism of the name Khaled:

Khaled means “eternal” and is associated with the symbolism of spirituality, sacred art, and ornate calligraphy.

Style of the name Khaled:


Gender of the name Khaled:

Khaled is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Khaled:


Number of syllables in the name Khaled:


Emotion evoked from the name Khaled:

Khaled evokes feelings of spirituality and compassion.

Alternative spellings for the name Khaled:

Khalid, Khaleed

Nicknames for the name Khaled:

Popularity of the name Khaled:

According to the Social Security Administration, Khaled is an uncommon baby boy’s name. Khaled has never appeared in the top 1000 baby names list in the US. The more common transcription of the name, Khalid, has been in the top 1000 names since 1994 when it peaked at #716.

Related names for the name Khaled:

Great middle names for the name Khaled and their meanings:

  • Zaid (increase, growth)
  • Tariq (the one who knocks at the door)
  • Kamal (lotus, perfect, perfection)
  • Amael (archangel)
  • Nasir (helper)
  • Hamzah (lion, strong)
  • Rafiq (friend, companion, gentle, kind)
  • Salah (peace through faith)
  • Yahir (he will enlighten)
  • Rashad (having good judgment)

Famous people with the name Khaled:

  • Khaled Mohamed Khaled aka DJ Khaled (American DJ)
  • Khaled Hosseini (Afghan-American novelist)
  • Khaled Hadj Ibrahim (Algerian singer-songwriter)
  • Khaled Ali (Egyptian lawyer and activist)
  • Khaled Yassin (German-Egyptian public health scholar)

Khaled in popular culture:

  • Khaled (film, “Reindeers”)
  • Khaled Al-Asad (video games, “Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare”)
  • Khaled (film, “True Lies”)
  • Khaled Nacer (media, “Attack on Titan”)
  • Captain Khaled (video games, “Runescape”)