Name of a Sahabi who participated in the battle of Badr, He is the only Sahabi who is mentioned in the Holy Quraan by name, and he was one of those Sahabah who were ascribes of the divine revelation.
Zaid means growth, abundance, one who makes progress. It is the name of Prophet Muhammad (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam)’s adopted son. It is mentioned once in the Quran. Many of the Prophet’s companions were named Zaid and for this reason it is a popular name among Muslims.