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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 Bassam

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Notable Persons Named Bassam

Bassam Z. Shakhashiri is a in the field of chemistry. Bassam was born in Lebanon.


Bassam Kousa is an actor. Bassam was born on November 7th, 1963 in Aleppo.


Bassam Abdel Majeed is a Ministry of Interior (Syria). He was most active from 2006 to 2009. Bassam was born in 1950 in Beer Ajam.


Bassam was born in 1930.


Bassam was born in 1950.


He breathed his last breath in 2000.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Bassam

Mohamed was born in 1990.


He died in 1147.


Rehab was born on May 10th, 1977.


Omar Bassam is an athlete for the El Dakhleya SC.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bassam U.S.
  White 84.62% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 11.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bassam

People with the last name Bassam are most frequently White or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Bassam

  • How Popular is the name Bassam? Bassam is the 18,051st most popular name of all time. As a last name Bassam was the 142,108th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Bassam have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 420 babies born with the first name Bassam in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bassam 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 Bassam? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Bassam first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bassam is Wednesday, May 26th, 1937.
  • What year had the most people named Bassam born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bassam was in 2015 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Bassam Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Bassam is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Bassam: Your name in reverse order is Massab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Masasb. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bassam? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 117 people with the last name Bassam.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bassam? Bassam 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).
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