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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Fares

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  • A user from South Carolina, United States says the name Fares is of Persian origin and means "Persia Knight".
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Wiktionary
  1. plural of fare

Notable Persons Named Fares

Fares Fares is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Fares was born on April 29th, 1973 in Beirut.

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Farès Bahlouli is a soccer player for the AS Monaco FC, Olympique Lyonnais, Olympique Lyonnais Reserves, Academy, France national under-16 football team, France national under-18 football team, and France national under-20 football team. Farès was born on April 8th, 1995 in Lyon.

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Fares Karam is a lebanese, world, oriental arabic levantine, music of lebanon, world music, and orient singing. He has had major accomplishments since 1996.

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Farès Hachi is a soccer player for the ES Sétif, FC Échirolles, SO Cassis Carnoux, Chamois Niortais F.C., and Grenoble Foot 38. Farès was born on November 5th, 1989 in Algiers, Algeria.

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Fares Mohammed Mana'a is a Governor of Sa'dah and Saada Governorate. Fares was born on February 8th, 1965 in Sa'dah. Fares is also known as Faris Manna.

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Fares D. Noujaim is an investment banker.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Fares

Fares Fares is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Fares was born on April 29th, 1973 in Beirut.

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Myriam Fares is an arabic music singer, entertainer, and entertainment. Her ongoing career started in 2003. Myriam was born on May 3rd, 1983.

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Josef Fares is a film director, screenwriter, and actor. His ongoing career started in 1996. Josef was born on September 19th, 1977 in Beirut.

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Nadia was born on December 20th, 1973 in Marrakesh.

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Nabile was born in 1940 in Collo.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 5 0 5
1978 6 0 6
1981 6 0 6
1982 5 0 5
1986 6 0 6
1990 6 0 6
1991 9 0 9
1992 11 0 11
1993 7 0 7
1994 7 0 7
1995 11 0 11
1996 14 0 14
1997 7 0 7
1998 15 0 15
1999 17 0 17
2000 14 0 14
2001 22 0 22
2002 20 0 20
2003 32 0 32
2004 19 0 19
2005 30 0 30
2006 9 0 9
2007 36 0 36
2008 29 0 29
2009 31 0 31
2010 38 0 38
2011 34 0 34
2012 51 0 51
2013 43 0 43
2014 49 0 49
2015 42 0 42
2016 40 0 40
2017 41 0 41

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Popularity of Fares as a first name

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Popularity of Fares as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Fares U.S.
  White 84.97% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.19% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.09% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.42% 16.26%

Of Last Name Fares

People with the last name Fares are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Fares

  • How Popular is the name Fares? Fares is the 13,092nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Fares was the 24,001st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Fares have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 712 babies born with the first name Fares in the United States. That's more than enough people named Fares to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Fares? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Fares first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Fares is Friday, April 8th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Fares born? The highest recorded use of the first name Fares was in 2012 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Fares Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Fares is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Fares: Your name in reverse order is Seraf. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sfera. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Fares? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,051 people with the last name Fares.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Fares? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Fares as their last name since less than 1 person in 278k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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