Spanish and Catalan from Latin
"life, vital"

Vidal Origin and Meaning

The name Vidal is a boy's name of Spanish, French origin meaning "life, vital".

A zippy, lively name that has never been popular, but has never completely disappeared. It is best known for writer and wit Gore Vidal, and hairdresser Vidal Sassoon and his many products.

# 839 in the US

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Vidal Popularity

Famous People Named Vidal

  • Vidal SassoonBritish hairdresser
  • Vidal Vicente NuñoAmerican baseball player
  • Vidal HazeltonAmerican CFL football player
  • (Carlos) Vidal Sanabria (Acuña)Paraguayan footballer
  • Eugene Louis "Gore" VidalAmerican novelist

Vidal in Pop Culture

  • Gene Vidalcharacter in film "Amelia"