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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Azim

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Malaysia says the name Azim is of Arabic origin and means "Great, big".
  • According to a user from New Zealand, the name Azim is of Arabic origin and means "Great".
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  1. dative singular form of āzis

Notable Persons Named Azim

Azim Premji is a chairman of wipro, wipro, and chairman ofwipro. Azim was given the name Azim Hashim Premji on July 24th, 1945 in Mumbai.


Azim Azimzade was a in the fields of artist, caricaturist, and caricature. Azim was given the name Əzim Aslan oğlu Əzimzadə on May 7th, 1880 in Novxanı. He left this life on June 15th, 1943.


He holds the title Sultan of Sulu and SultanofSulu. His career lasted from 1735 to 1748.



Dr Azim P H Somani is a founder of aphs group, chairman of aphs ltd, ceo of lifestyle discount club, ceo of british publishing corporation, and author. He has been prominent since 1983. Dr was given the name Azim Pyarali Hussein Somani on October 8th, 1955 in Mbarara.


Azim was born in 1981.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Azim

He holds the title Prince of Brunei. Prince was born as the child of Hassanal Bolkiah on July 29th, 1982 in Bandar Seri Begawan.


Sehban Azim is an actor. Sehban was born Sehban Azim in Delhi.


Asif Azim is a model and actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2002 to present. Asif was born on March 15th, 1984 in Meherpur District. Asif is also known as Liton (Nick Name).


Nik Shahrul Azim is a soccer player for the Kelantan FA, Malaysian President's Cup, Harimau Muda B, and Malaysia national under-23 football team. Nik was born on December 30th, 1990 in Rantau Panjang, Kelantan, Malaysia.


Sheikh Azim is a soccer player for the Mohammedan S.C. (Kolkata) and Mohun Bagan A.C. Sheikh was born on June 12th, 1986 in Kolkata.



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Popularity of Azim as a first name

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Popularity of Azim as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Azim U.S.
  White 20.21% 64.26%
  African American 9.34% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 57.27% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 11.64% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Azim

People with the last name Azim are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Azim

  • How Popular is the name Azim? Azim is the 18,036th most popular name of all time. As a last name Azim was the 34,618th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Azim have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 420 babies born with the first name Azim in the United States. That's more than enough people named Azim 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 Azim? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Azim first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Azim is Saturday, October 28th, 1916.
  • What year had the most people named Azim born? The highest recorded use of the first name Azim was in 2012 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Azim Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Azim is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Azim: Your name in reverse order is Miza. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mazi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Azim? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 653 people with the last name Azim.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Azim? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Azim as their last name since less than 1 person in 455k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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