An example of a famous person with the name David is movie actor/producer David Arquette.
- 1582-1649; Fl. painter: called the Elder
- 1610-90; Fl. painter: son of Teniers the Elder: called the Younger
- a masculine name: dim. Dave, Davey, Davy; fem. Davida, Vida
- (died 970? ) the second king of Israel and Judah (c. 1000-c. 970), succeeding Saul: as a youth he killed Goliath, and he is the reputed writer of many Psalms
Origin of DavidClassical Hebrew (language) D?w?dh, literally , beloved
, Saint fl. sixth century AD.
Died c. 962 BC.
Origin of DavidHebrew d&amacron;w&imacron;d, beloved, kinsman (sense uncertain); see dwd in Semitic roots.
(countable and uncountable; plural Davids)
david - Computer Definition
(Digital Audio/Video Interactive Decoder) An operating system for set-top boxes from the Microware Software Division of RadiSys Corporation, Hillsboro, OR (www.microware.com). Based on Microware's OS-9 real-time operating system, it is used for interactive TV, video-on-demand and Internet applications. Microware Systems Corporation, Des Moines, IA, was acquired by RadiSys in 2001. See OS-9.