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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Azam mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Azam

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  • According to a user from India, the name Azam is of Arabic origin and means ""The most powerful one"".
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From Arabic [script needed].

  1. resolution (statement of intent)

Notable Persons Named Azam

Azam Khan is an MLA, 16th Legislative Assembly, 15th Legislative Assembly, 14th Legislative Assembly, 12th Legislative Assembly, 11th Legislative Assembly, 10th Legislative Assembly, 09th Legislative Assembly, 08th Legislative Assembly, Member of the Legislative Assembly. Azam was born on August 14th, 1948 in Rampur district.


Azam Ali is a rock music, new-age music, world music, and sufi music musician. She plays Hammered dulcimer, Frame drum, Riq, Zill, Daf, Tanpura, Psaltery, and Bendir. Azam was given the name Azam Aliafgerad in Tehran.


Azam Tariq is a military person.


His military service ended in 1962. Azam was born in 1908. He died in 1994.


Azam Khan Swati is a Pakistani Senator from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, President of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf KP, Federal Minister for Science, Technology, PakistaniSenatorfromKhyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Ministry of Science, and Technology (Pakistan). Azam was born on June 22nd, 1956.


He left this life on April 6th, 2000.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Azam

Babar was born on October 15th, 1994 in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.


Muhammad Azam was royalty. He was most prominent from 1707 to 1707. Muhammad was born as the child of Aurangzeb and Dilras Banu Begum on June 28th, 1653 in Burhanpur. He passed away on June 8th, 1707.


Rahil Azam is a model (people), actor, and model. His most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Rahil was born on September 27th, 1981 in Bangalore, India.


His military service ended in 1979.


Ghulam Azam was a teacher and politician. Ghulam was born on November 7th, 1922 in Dhaka, Bengal, British Raj. He died on October 23rd, 2014.


Rafiq was born on December 29th, 1963.


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Popularity of Azam as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Azam U.S.
  White 11.46% 64.26%
  African American 1.37% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 80.99% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.75% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.43% 16.26%

Of Last Name Azam

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

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Fun Facts about the name Azam

  • How Popular is the name Azam? Azam is the 31,540th most popular name of all time. As a last name Azam was the 18,128th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Azam have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 142 babies born with the first name Azam in the United States. That's more than enough people named Azam 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 Azam? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Azam first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Azam is Sunday, November 6th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Azam born? The highest recorded use of the first name Azam was in 2015 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Azam: Your name in reverse order is Maza. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Azma. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Azam? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,536 people with the last name Azam.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Azam? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Azam as their last name since less than 1 person in 192k 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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