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since 1880
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  1. A communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea; achieved independence from France in 1945

Borrowing from Vietnamese An Nam, from Chinese 安南

  1. (historical) Annam, a former colonial province of China, now part of Vietnam's present-day Tonkin

Borrowing from French Annam, from Vietnamese An Nam, from Chinese 安南

  1. (historical) Annam, one of the French protectorates in Vietnam, located in Central Vietnam

    Annam was also found in the following language(s): French and Portuguese

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    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Annam U.S.
      White 4.93% 64.26%
      African American 3.52% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 90.14% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Annam

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

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    Fun Facts about the name Annam

    • How Popular is the name Annam? Annam is the 61,038th most popular name of all time. As a last name Annam was the 121,590th most popular name in 2010.
    • How many people with the first name Annam have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 21 babies born with the first name Annam in the United States.
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Annam? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1991 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
    • When was Annam first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Annam is Monday, March 26th, 1894.
    • What year had the most people named Annam born? The highest recorded use of the first name Annam was in 2014 with a total of 6 babies.
    • Weird things about the name Annam: Your name in reverse order is Manna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anmna. How do you pronounce that?
    • How many people have the last name Annam? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 142 people with the last name Annam.
    • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Annam? Annam is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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    • Sources:
    • 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).
    • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
    • Wiktionary: Titles and License.