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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Baze

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  • A user from Kazakhstan says the name Baze is of Kurdish origin and means "Means "falcon" in Kurdish. Gender: female".

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Origin uncertain, but apparently identical with Dutch bazen, verbazen (“to astonish, stupefy”), obsolete German basen (“to rave”). Compare also Scots baise (“confusion, bewilderment”).

baze was also found in the following language(s): Esperanto, Haitian Creole, and Lower Sorbian

Notable Persons Named Baze

Baže Ilijoski is a soccer player for the Kelantan FA, FK Rabotnički, Incheon United FC, FK Metalurg Skopje, Gangwon FC, FC Brașov, FC Rapid București, F.C. Gifu, Bangkok Glass F.C., Macedonia national under-19 football team, Macedonia national under-21 football team, and Macedonia national footb. Baže was born on July 9th, 1984 in Skopje.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Baze

Russell Avery Baze is a jockey. Russell was born on August 7th, 1958 in Vancouver.



Tyler Baze is a jockey. Tyler was born on October 19th, 1982 in Seattle.


Grant was born in 1943. He left this life on January 11th, 2009.


Michael Carl Baze was a jockey. Michael was born on April 14th, 1987 in Renton, Washington. He died on May 10th, 2011.


Josh was born on August 13th, 1990.


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Popularity of Baze as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Baze U.S.
  White 87.05% 64.26%
  African American 2.66% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.13% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.20% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.79% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.18% 16.26%

Of Last Name Baze

People with the last name Baze are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Baze

  • How Popular is the name Baze? Baze is the 45,696th most popular name of all time. As a last name Baze was the 18,385th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Baze have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 55 babies born with the first name Baze in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Baze? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2010 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Baze first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Baze is Sunday, November 18th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Baze born? The highest recorded use of the first name Baze was in 2011 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Baze: Your name in reverse order is Ezab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aebz. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Baze? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,506 people with the last name Baze.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Baze? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Baze as their last name since less than 1 person in 196k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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