First Name
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 Aza

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  • A user from Kazakhstan says the name Aza is of Kurdish origin and means "Means "brave" or "hero" in Kurdish".
  • According to a user from Illinois, United States, the name Aza is of African origin and means "Powerful".
Other origins: Armenian

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  1. (chemistry) Used attributively for a nitrogen atom substituted for a carbon atom within a ring

aza was also found in the following language(s): Galician, Japanese, and Portuguese

Notable Persons Named Aza

Aza Raskin is a human–computer interaction, entrepreneurship, interface designer, and entrepreneur. Aza was born as the child of Jef Raskin on February 1st, 1984 in California.


Aza is also known as Gazgireeva Aza. She left this life on June 10th, 2009.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Aza

Alejandro De Aza is an athlete for the New York Mets. Alejandro was born on April 11th, 1984 in Guaymate.


Bl. Juana de Aza was a saint. Bl. was born in 1135. She passed away in 1205.


Roberto De Aza is an athlete for the Romana FC.


Beatriz Aza is an athlete for the Extremadura Femenino CF.


Where is the name Aza popular?

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Popularity of Aza as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Aza U.S.
  White 9.69% 64.26%
  African American 2.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.08% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 85.47% 16.26%

Of Last Name Aza

People with the last name Aza are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Aza

  • How Popular is the name Aza? Aza is the 18,866th most popular name of all time. As a last name Aza was the 68,122nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Aza have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 389 babies born with the first name Aza in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aza 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 Aza? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Aza first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aza is Monday, December 27th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Aza born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aza was in 2010 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Random Aza Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aza is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Aza: Your name in reverse order is Aza. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Zaa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Aza? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 289 people with the last name Aza.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Aza? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Aza as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m 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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