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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Efrem

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Wiktionary

From Hebrew אֶפְרַיִם (Efráyim, “Ephraim”, literally “fruitful”).

  1. (biblical) Ephraim
  2. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Efrem

Efrem Zimbalist is a violinist. Efrem was born on April 21st, 1889 in Rostov on Don, Russia.

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Van Partible is a cartoonist, writer, producer, animator, and television producer. He was most active from 1993 to present. Van was given the name Efrem Giovanni Bravo Partible in 1971 in Manila.

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Efrem Schulz is a punk rock musician. He plays Vocals and Guitar. He was most prominent from 1994 to 1994. Efrem was born Efrem Schulz on December 16th, 1974.

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Efrem Harkham is an entrepreneur. Efrem was born in Israel.

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Efrem was born on January 10th, 1889. He breathed his last breath on February 26th, 1976.

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His most notable accomplishments were from 2009 to present. Efrem was born on July 23rd, 1983 in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Efrem

Georgios Efrem is a soccer player for the APOEL FC, Apollon Limassol, Arsenal F.C., Rangers F.C., Dundee F.C., AC Omonia, Cyprus national under-19 football team, and Cyprus national under-21 football team. Georgios was born on July 5th, 1989 in Limassol.

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Winta is a rhythm and blues singer-songwriter. She was most prominent from 2002 to present. Winta was given the name Winta Efrem .

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How popular is the baby name Efrem in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1926 5 0 5
1946 5 0 5
1948 6 0 6
1954 5 0 5
1958 8 0 8
1959 85 0 85
1960 56 0 56
1961 83 0 83
1962 55 0 55
1963 43 0 43
1964 46 0 46
1965 51 0 51
1966 77 0 77
1967 79 0 79
1968 68 0 68
1969 54 0 54
1970 59 0 59
1971 48 0 48
1972 42 0 42
1973 30 0 30
1974 29 0 29
1975 29 0 29
1976 24 0 24
1977 18 0 18
1978 17 0 17
1979 16 0 16
1980 15 0 15
1981 15 0 15
1982 18 0 18
1983 18 0 18
1984 20 0 20
1985 23 0 23
1986 19 0 19
1987 25 0 25
1988 15 0 15
1989 13 0 13
1990 22 0 22
1991 11 0 11
1992 16 0 16
1993 14 0 14
1994 20 0 20
1995 12 0 12
1996 12 0 12
1997 9 0 9
1998 8 0 8
1999 14 0 14
2000 14 0 14
2001 12 0 12
2002 12 0 12
2003 16 0 16
2004 12 0 12
2005 10 0 10
2006 15 0 15
2007 8 0 8
2008 14 0 14
2009 12 0 12
2010 8 0 8
2011 8 0 8
2012 12 0 12
2013 11 0 11
2014 9 0 9
2015 8 0 8

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Popularity of Efrem as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Efrem U.S.
  White 19.80% 64.26%
  African American 78.22% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Efrem

People with the last name Efrem are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Efrem

  • How Popular is the name Efrem? Efrem is the 7,998th most popular name of all time. As a last name Efrem was the 159,712th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Efrem have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,538 babies born with the first name Efrem in the United States. That's more than enough people named Efrem to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Efrem? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Efrem first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Efrem is Thursday, January 28th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Efrem born? The highest recorded use of the first name Efrem was in 1959 with a total of 85 babies.
  • Random Efrem Factoid: According to the 1963 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Efrem is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1963.
  • Weird things about the name Efrem: Your name in reverse order is Merfe. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Feemr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Efrem? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 101 people with the last name Efrem.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Efrem? Efrem is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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