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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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  1. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
  1. The spoken representation of a dash in radio and telegraph Morse code.
  2. (Burma) A long knife or sword with a round cross-section grip, a long, gently curving blade with a single edge, and no guard.

dah was also found in the following language(s): Indonesian, Kashmiri, Malay, Navajo, Old English, Portuguese, and Serbo-Croatian

Notable Persons Named Dah

Dah was born on April 18th, 1951.


Dah Moisse is an athlete for the FC Nouadhibou.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Dah

Hugues-Wilfried Dah is a soccer player for the Al Thaid, ASFA Yennenga, Renacimiento FC, FC 105 Libreville, Coton Sport FC de Garoua, Busaiteen Club, Al Urooba, Al-Nahda Club (Oman), and Burkina Faso national football team. Hugues-Wilfried was born on July 10th, 1986.


Eisa was born on December 31st, 1978 in Dubai.


Modeste Dah is a soccer player for the Rail Club du Kadiogo and Burkina Faso national football team. Modeste was born on May 13th, 1953 in French Upper Volta.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dah U.S.
  White 6.51% 64.26%
  African American 9.16% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 80.24% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dah

People with the last name Dah are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Dah

  • How Popular is the name Dah? Dah is the 51,853rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Dah was the 50,362nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37 babies born with the first name Dah in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2010 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dah is Saturday, July 1st, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Dah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dah was in 2013 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Dah: Your name in reverse order is Had. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dah. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dah? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 415 people with the last name Dah.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dah? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Dah as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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