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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Abou

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  1. A surname​.
  2. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Abou

Abou Diaby is a soccer player for the Olympique de Marseille, FCM Aubervilliers, Red Star F.C., Paris Saint-Germain F.C., AJ Auxerre, Arsenal F.C., France national under-19 football team, France national under-21 football team, and France national football team. Abou was born on May 11th, 1986 in Paris, France.


Abou Diop is a soccer player for the U.S. Lecce, Torino F.C., S.S. Juve Stabia, F.C. Crotone, Ternana Calcio, Matera Calcio, Senegal national under-20 football team, and Senegal national under-23 football team. Abou was born in Dakar, Senegal.


Abou was born in 1564. He died in 1608.


Abou Maïga is a soccer player for the Al-Mesaimeer Sports Club, Requins de l'Atlantique FC, US Créteil-Lusitanos, CS Louhans-Cuiseaux, and Benin national football team. Abou was born on September 20th, 1985 in Allahé.


Abou Elela Mady is a Chairman of Al-Wasat Party and Al-Wasat Party. Abou was born on April 3rd, 1958 in Minya, Egypt.


Abou El Kacem Omar Derdour was a religious leader. Abou was born on October 13th, 1913 in Hidous, Teniet El Abed, Algeria. He left this life on March 19th, 2009.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Abou

Samassi Abou is a soccer player for the FC Martigues, Olympique Lyonnais, AS Cannes, West Ham United F.C., Ipswich Town F.C., Walsall F.C., Troyes AC, Kilmarnock F.C., AC Ajaccio, FC Lorient, and France national under-21 football team. Samassi was born on April 4th, 1973 in Gagnoa.


Angie was born on May 11th, 1969 in Moose Jaw.


Abd was born on June 3rd, 1989.


William Aho Abou is an athlete for the AC Arles-Avignon and Montpellier HSC. William was born on December 30th, 1992 in Anyama, Côte d'Ivoire.


Abou is an athlete for the AS CotonTchad.


Oulam Ayoub Abou is an athlete for the FC Porto Juniors.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Abou U.S.
  White 62.14% 64.26%
  African American 27.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.86% 16.26%

Of Last Name Abou

People with the last name Abou are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Abou

  • How Popular is the name Abou? Abou is the 42,216th most popular name of all time. As a last name Abou was the 123,064th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Abou have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 69 babies born with the first name Abou in the United States. That's more than enough people named Abou to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Abou? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2001 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Abou first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Abou is Tuesday, September 10th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Abou born? The highest recorded use of the first name Abou was in 2007 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Random Abou Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Abou is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Abou: Your name in reverse order is Uoba. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Boua. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Abou? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 140 people with the last name Abou.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Abou? Abou is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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