First Name
<100
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
110
in the U.S.
in 2010
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  1. A state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
  2. The azimuth of a celestial body is the angle between the vertical plane containing it and the plane of the meridian
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From Old Church Slavonic азъ (azŭ).

  1. Name of the letter a in Cyrillic and Glagolitic alphabets.

    az was also found in the following language(s): Breton, Crimean Tatar, Gagauz, Hungarian, Latvian, Mapudungun, Portuguese, and Turkish

    Notable Persons Named Az

    AZ is a hip hop music rapping. He plays Rapping. His ongoing career started in 1992. AZ was given the name Anthony Cruz on March 9th, 1972. AZ is also known as AZ, 'The Rap James Bond', and 'The Vizualizer'.

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    Notable Persons With the Last Name Az

    AZ is a hip hop music rapping. He plays Rapping. His ongoing career started in 1992. AZ was given the name Anthony Cruz on March 9th, 1972. AZ is also known as AZ, 'The Rap James Bond', and 'The Vizualizer'.

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    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Az U.S.
      White 14.55% 64.26%
      African American 0.00% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 10.00% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 74.55% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Az

    People with the last name Az are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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    Fun Facts about the name Az

    • How Popular is the name Az? As a last name Az was the 149,395th most popular name in 2010.
    • When was the first name Az first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Az is Sunday, June 16th, 1878.
    • How unique is the name Az? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Az. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
    • Weird things about the name Az: Your name in reverse order is Za. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Za. How do you pronounce that?
    • How many people have the last name Az? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 110 people with the last name Az.
    • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Az? Az 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).
    • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
    • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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