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 Chuma

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  • A user from Tanzania says the name Chuma is of African origin and means "Chuma is swahili name in english means iron".
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Alt. Meaning

C is for confident, no doubts here!

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

U is for unite, you bring people together.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for adaptable, whenever things change

Notable Persons Named Chuma

Chuma Anene is a soccer player for the FC Amkar Perm, Holmlia SK, Vålerenga Fotball, Ullensaker/Kisa IL, Stabæk Fotball, FK Rabotnički, Norway national under-17 football team, and Norway national under-19 football team. Chuma was born on May 14th, 1993 in Oslo.


Chuma is an athlete for the Sevilla FC (youth).


Notable Persons With the Last Name Chuma

Chuma is an athlete for the Sevilla FC (youth).


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Popularity of Chuma as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Chuma U.S.
  White 65.87% 64.26%
  African American 16.35% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.85% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 11.06% 16.26%

Of Last Name Chuma

People with the last name Chuma are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Chuma

  • How Popular is the name Chuma? Chuma is the 84,429th most popular name of all time. As a last name Chuma was the 89,069th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Chuma have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Chuma in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Chuma? 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 Chuma first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Chuma is Thursday, October 20th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Chuma born? The highest recorded use of the first name Chuma was in 2007 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Chuma: Your name in reverse order is Amuhc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Auchm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Chuma? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 208 people with the last name Chuma.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Chuma? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Chuma as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m 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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