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

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Origin and Meaning of Bakr

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Alt. Meaning

B is for busy, your never idle life.

A is for action, something to take now

K is for kindness, you always show.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

Notable Persons Named Bakr


Bakr Sidqi is a military person. His military service ended in 1937.


Bakr El Helali is a soccer player.


Bakr Ghalioum is an athlete for the Al-Wathba SC.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Bakr

Abu Bakr was royalty. He holds the title Companion of the Cave, Companion of the Tomb, Attique, The Great Friend, The Great Friend (, and Siddique-e-Akbar). His career lasted from 632 to 634. Abu was born as the child of Uthman Abu Quhafa and Salma Umm-ul-Khair in Mecca. He left this life on August 22nd, 0634.


Aisha was given the name ‘Ā’ishah bint Abī Bakr by her parents Abu Bakr and Umm Ruman in 613 in Mecca. She breathed her last breath on July 16th, 0678.


Muhammad was born in 631 in Medina. He breathed his last breath in 658.


Radanfah Abu Bakr is a soccer player for the HB Køge, Queen's Royal College, Morvant Caledonia United, Swansea City A.F.C., Joe Public F.C., R.O.C. de Charleroi-Marchienne, FC Vostok, FK Kruoja Pakruojis, Trinidad, and Tobago national football team. Radanfah was born on February 12th, 1987 in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.


Salwa was born in 1949.


Rashid Bakr is a free jazz musician. He plays Drum kit. Rashid was given the name Charles Downs on October 3rd, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.


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Popularity of Bakr as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bakr U.S.
  White 61.74% 64.26%
  African American 21.97% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.44% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.03% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.82% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bakr

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

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Fun Facts about the name Bakr

  • How Popular is the name Bakr? Bakr is the 59,382nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Bakr was the 73,464th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Bakr have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 23 babies born with the first name Bakr in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bakr? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2007 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Bakr first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bakr is Saturday, August 10th, 1946.
  • What year had the most people named Bakr born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bakr was in 2017 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Bakr: Your name in reverse order is Rkab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Arkb. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bakr? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 264 people with the last name Bakr.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bakr? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bakr as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m 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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