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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 Antar

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  • A submission from United Arab Emirates says the name Antar means "Hero" and is of Arabic origin.

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Notable Persons Named Antar

Antar Yahia is a soccer player for the US Orléans, FC Sochaux-Montbéliard, Inter Milan, SC Bastia, OGC Nice, VfL Bochum, Al-Nassr FC, FC Kaiserslautern, Espérance Sportive de Tunis, Platanias F.C., Angers SCO, France national under-16 football team, France national under-18 football team, and a. Antar was born on March 28th, 1982 in Mulhouse, France.


Antar Laniyan is a film actor, producer, actor, film producer, and film actorandproducer. Antar was born in Osun (state).


Antar Boucherit is a soccer player for the JSM Béjaïa, USM Annaba, USM Alger, and ES Sétif. Antar was born on December 18th, 1983 in Annaba.


Antar Djemaouni is a soccer player for the USM Blida. Antar was born on August 29th, 1987 in Algeria.


Antar Osmani is a soccer player for the USM Sétif, ES Sétif, USM Bel-Abbès, Algeria national under-20 football team, and Algeria national football team. Antar was born on February 22nd, 1960 in Sétif.


Antar was born on January 4th, 1985 in Jijel.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Antar

Roda Antar is a soccer player for the Tadamon Sour, Hamburger SV II, Hamburger SV, SC Freiburg, FC Köln, Shandong Luneng Taishan F.C., Jiangsu Suning F.C., Hangzhou Greentown F.C., Lebanon national under-20 football team, and Lebanon national football team. Roda was born on September 12th, 1980 in Freetown.


Ziad was born in 1978 in Sidon.


Faisal Antar is a soccer player for the Tadamon Sour, Tripoli SC, Nejmeh SC, Al-Mabarrah, Lebanon national under-20 football team, and Lebanon national football team. Faisal was born on December 20th, 1978 in Freetown.


Ángel Antar is a soccer player for the Galatasaray S.K. (football), Club Sportivo San Lorenzo, Club Libertad, Real Sociedad de Zacatecas, Deportivo Recoleta, Club Atlético 3 de Febrero, and Paraguay national football team. Ángel was born on February 18th, 1972 in Asunción, Paraguay.


Nor Alden Antar is an athlete for the Al Neel SC (Al-Hasahisa).


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Popularity of Antar as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Antar U.S.
  White 81.80% 64.26%
  African American 7.11% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.23% 16.26%

Of Last Name Antar

People with the last name Antar are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Antar

  • How Popular is the name Antar? Antar is the 26,336th most popular name of all time. As a last name Antar was the 44,872nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Antar have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 208 babies born with the first name Antar in the United States. That's more than enough people named Antar 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 Antar? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Antar first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Antar is Saturday, March 2nd, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Antar born? The highest recorded use of the first name Antar was in 1977 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Antar: Your name in reverse order is Ratna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nrata. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Antar? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 478 people with the last name Antar.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Antar? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Antar as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k 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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