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12k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
123
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Antwan mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Antwan

"Antwan" is a name of American origin, and it means "Alternate Spelling of the name Antoine". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Antwan

Big Boi is a hip hop music rapping, songwriter, record producer, and actor. He plays Rapping and Keyboard instrument. His ongoing career started in 1991. Big was given the name Antwan André Patton on February 1st, 1975 in Savannah, Georgia, U.S.

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Antwan Goodley is a football player. Antwan was born on September 6th, 1991 in Midland, Texas.

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Amadeus is a hip hop music, rhythm, blues, pop music, and gospel music musician. Amadeus was given the name Antwan Thompson in The Bronx.

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Antwan Barnes is an athlete. His most notable accomplishments were from 2007 to present. Antwan was born on October 19th, 1984 in Miami.

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Antwan Odom is a football player. His most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to 2010. Antwan was born on September 24th, 1981 in Mobile, Alabama.

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Antwan Harris is an athlete for the New England Patriots and Cleveland Browns. He was most prominent from 2000 to 2005. Antwan was born on May 29th, 1977 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1958 6 0 6
1960 7 0 7
1961 8 0 8
1962 13 0 13
1963 10 0 10
1964 14 0 14
1965 18 0 18
1966 24 0 24
1967 23 0 23
1968 34 0 34
1969 49 0 49
1970 79 5 74
1971 98 7 91
1972 142 8 134
1973 192 0 192
1974 204 7 197
1975 237 6 231
1976 283 5 278
1977 296 7 289
1978 326 10 316
1979 409 13 396
1980 414 11 403
1981 367 12 355
1982 401 0 401
1983 364 0 364
1984 378 5 373
1985 368 5 363
1986 370 6 364
1987 358 6 352
1988 355 0 355
1989 373 0 373
1990 344 0 344
1991 340 0 340
1992 285 0 285
1993 225 0 225
1994 225 0 225
1995 194 0 194
1996 211 0 211
1997 208 0 208
1998 228 0 228
1999 218 0 218
2000 248 0 248
2001 223 0 223
2002 171 0 171
2003 200 0 200
2004 185 0 185
2005 216 0 216
2006 246 0 246
2007 246 0 246
2008 238 0 238
2009 225 0 225
2010 221 0 221
2011 180 0 180
2012 140 0 140
2013 155 0 155
2014 137 0 137
2015 112 0 112
2016 109 0 109
2017 105 0 105

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Popularity of Antwan as a first name

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Common last names for Antwan

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Antwan U.S.
  White 62.60% 64.26%
  African American 25.20% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.07% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.32% 16.26%

Of Last Name Antwan

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

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Fun Facts about the name Antwan

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  • How Popular is the name Antwan? Antwan is the 2,252nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Antwan was the 136,449th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Antwan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,055 babies born with the first name Antwan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Antwan to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Antwan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1958 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Antwan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Antwan is Thursday, April 2nd, 1931.
  • What year had the most people named Antwan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Antwan was in 1980 with a total of 403 babies.
  • Random Antwan Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Antwan ranks 89th in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 18 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Antwan: Your name in reverse order is Nawtna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Wnntaa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Antwan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 123 people with the last name Antwan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Antwan? Antwan 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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