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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Amjad

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Notable Persons Named Amjad

Amjad Khan was a film actor and director. They were most active from 1965 to 1992. Amjad was given the name Amjad Zakaria Khan on November 12th, 1940 in Peshawar. They passed away on July 27th, 1992.


Amjad Ali Khan is a hindustani classical music musician. He plays sarod. Amjad was given the name Masoom Ali Khan on October 9th, 1945 in Gwalior.


Amjad Farooq Alvi is an it entrepreneur, chairman and founder brain telecommunications, and inventor of computer virus. He has had major accomplishments since 1982. Amjad was born on August 10th, 1962 in Pakistan.


Amjad Mohammed Khan is an anesthesiologist. Amjad was born on March 4th, 1970.


Amjad was given the name Amjad Mahmood Bashir on September 17th, 1952 in Gujrat City.


Amjad Islam Amjad is a poet and lyricist. Amjad was born on August 4th, 1944 in Lahore.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Amjad

Amjad Islam Amjad is a poet and lyricist. Amjad was born on August 4th, 1944 in Lahore.


Majeed Amjad was a ghazal and nazm urdu poetry and bureaucrat. Majeed was born on June 29th, 1914 in Jhang, Punjab, British India. He passed away on May 11th, 1974.


Mansoor Amjad is a cricketer. Mansoor was born on December 25th, 1986 in Sialkot.


Rasheed Amjad is a in the fields of urdu literature, short stories, and short story. Rasheed was born on March 5th, 1940 in Srinagar, Indian state of Kashmir.


He passed away in 1927.


Haseeb was born on November 11th, 1987 in Rawalpindi.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Amjad U.S.
  White 9.47% 64.26%
  African American 1.50% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 85.05% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.16% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.83% 16.26%

Of Last Name Amjad

People with the last name Amjad are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Amjad

  • How Popular is the name Amjad? Amjad is the 17,695th most popular name of all time. As a last name Amjad was the 37,076th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Amjad have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 433 babies born with the first name Amjad in the United States. That's more than enough people named Amjad 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 Amjad? 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 Amjad first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Amjad is Monday, June 22nd, 1925.
  • What year had the most people named Amjad born? The highest recorded use of the first name Amjad was in 2016 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Amjad Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Amjad is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Amjad: Your name in reverse order is Dajma. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jadam. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Amjad? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 602 people with the last name Amjad.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Amjad? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Amjad as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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