In the Russian language, "Аби́д" (Abid), or its form "Ави́д" (Avid), is a male given name. Included into various, often handwritten, church calendars throughout the 17th–19th centuries, it was omitted from the official SynodalMenologium at the end of the 19th century. Its origins are either Arabic (where it means desired) or Aramaic (where it means work, labor).
As a surname, in the form Al-Abid (Arabic: العابد ) and its variants, it is shared by the following people:
А. В. Суперанская (A. V. Superanskaya). "Словарь русских имён" (Dictionary of Russian Names). Издательство Эксмо. Москва, 2005. ISBN 5-699-14090-5
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