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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Balian

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From Balinese balian.

  1. A Balinese shaman or traditional healer.

balian was also found in the following language(s): Balinese

Notable Persons Named Balian

Balian was born on July 14th, 1980 in Ulm. Balian is also known as Buschbaum and Yvonne.


He breathed his last breath in 1247.


He died in 1241.


Balian was born as the child of Guy of Ibelin and constable of Cyprus in 1240. Balian is also known as Balian d'Ibelin (French). He passed away in 1302.


Balian was born in 1239. He passed away on September 29th, 1277.


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Popularity of Balian as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Balian U.S.
  White 89.97% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.23% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Balian

People with the last name Balian are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Balian

  • How Popular is the name Balian? Balian is the 23,429th most popular name of all time. As a last name Balian was the 27,732nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Balian have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 261 babies born with the first name Balian in the United States. That's more than enough people named Balian 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 Balian? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2006 when it was given as a first name to 24 new born babies.
  • When was Balian first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Balian is Monday, January 6th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Balian born? The highest recorded use of the first name Balian was in 2010 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Balian Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Balian is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Balian: Your name in reverse order is Nailab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lainba. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Balian? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 867 people with the last name Balian.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Balian? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Balian as their last name since less than 1 person in 345k 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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