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 Basir

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Alt. Meaning

B is for bestow, as you give so much.

A is for articulate, a regular wordsmith

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

I is for inventor, how many things will you create?

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

Notable Persons Named Basir

Basir was born in 1984 in Afghanistan.


Basir Kamrani is a soccer player for the Afghanistan national football team. Basir was born on March 5th, 1980 in Afghanistan.


Basir Arafat is an athlete for the Persitara Batavia Union F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Basir

Muhammad was born in 1944 in Tan Tan. Muhammad is also known as Basiri and Bassiri.


Abdul was born in Afghanistan. He died on December 7th, 2009.


Ahmad Al Basir is an athlete for the Taliya SC.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Basir U.S.
  White 28.89% 64.26%
  African American 24.44% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 29.63% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 12.59% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Basir

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

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Fun Facts about the name Basir

  • How Popular is the name Basir? Basir is the 31,859th most popular name of all time. As a last name Basir was the 126,765th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Basir have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 139 babies born with the first name Basir in the United States. That's more than enough people named Basir 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 Basir? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Basir born? The highest recorded use of the first name Basir was in 2001 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Random Basir Factoid: According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Basir is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2000.
  • Weird things about the name Basir: Your name in reverse order is Risab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Asbri. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Basir? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 135 people with the last name Basir.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Basir? Basir is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.