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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Adem

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A is for action, something to take now

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

Notable Persons Named Adem

Adem Ljajić is a soccer player for the Inter Milan, A.S. Roma, FK Partizan, ACF Fiorentina, Serbia national under-17 football team, Serbia national under-19 football team, and Serbia national under-21 football team. Adem was born on September 29th, 1991 in Novi Pazar.

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Adem Jashari is a military person.

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Adem Ilhan is a folktronica, indie folk, and post-rock musician. He plays Guitar, Bass guitar, and Vocals. He was most active from 2004 to present. Adem is also known as Adem.

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Adem Demaçi is a writer. Adem was born on February 26th, 1936 in Pristina.

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Adem Yze is an australian rules football player.

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Adem Büyük is a soccer player for the Kasımpaşa S.K., Artvin Hopaspor, Beşiktaş J.K., Zeytinburnuspor, Akçaabat Sebatspor, Altay S.K., Manisaspor, Boluspor, Mersin İdmanyurdu, Turkey national youth football team, Turkey national under-21 football team, and Turkey national football B team. Adem was born on August 30th, 1987 in Hopa, Artvin, Turkey.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Adem

Khalid was born in 1975.

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Yashaw was born in Turkey. He breathed his last breath in 2014.

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Abrar was born on January 1st, 1994.

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Seifudein was born in Ethiopia.

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Alberto was born in 1954. Alberto is also known as Bustani Alberto.

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How popular is the baby name Adem in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 5 0 5
1973 7 0 7
1975 10 0 10
1977 7 0 7
1978 7 0 7
1979 8 0 8
1981 6 0 6
1982 12 0 12
1983 8 0 8
1984 12 0 12
1985 5 0 5
1986 18 0 18
1988 10 0 10
1989 13 0 13
1990 20 0 20
1991 14 0 14
1992 12 0 12
1993 9 0 9
1994 10 0 10
1995 14 0 14
1996 18 0 18
1997 27 0 27
1998 16 0 16
1999 28 0 28
2000 23 0 23
2001 29 0 29
2002 21 0 21
2003 44 0 44
2004 35 0 35
2005 27 0 27
2006 30 0 30
2007 29 0 29
2008 33 0 33
2009 24 0 24
2010 30 0 30
2011 26 0 26
2012 39 0 39
2013 37 0 37
2014 46 0 46
2015 49 0 49
2016 48 0 48
2017 45 0 45

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Popularity of Adem as a first name

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Popularity of Adem as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Adem U.S.
  White 11.18% 64.26%
  African American 83.90% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.09% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.49% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.34% 16.26%

Of Last Name Adem

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

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Fun Facts about the name Adem

  • How Popular is the name Adem? Adem is the 11,198th most popular name of all time. As a last name Adem was the 33,894th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Adem have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 911 babies born with the first name Adem in the United States. That's more than enough people named Adem to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Adem? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Adem first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Adem is Saturday, March 15th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Adem born? The highest recorded use of the first name Adem was in 2015 with a total of 49 babies.
  • Random Adem Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Adem is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Adem: Your name in reverse order is Meda. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Edma. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Adem? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 671 people with the last name Adem.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Adem? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Adem as their last name since less than 1 person in 435k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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