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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Farhat mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Farhat

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  • According to a user from Maryland, United States, the name Farhat is of Arabic origin and means "Happiness".
  • According to a user from India, the name Farhat is of Arabic origin and means "Happiness".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Farhat

Farhat Hashmi is an islamic scholar. Farhat was born Farhat Hashmi on December 22nd, 1957 in Sargodha, Punjab, Pakistan.


Farhat Ishtiaq is an author, novelist, and screenwriter. Farhat was born on June 23rd, 1980 in Karachi.


Farhat was born on September 7th, 1950.


Farhat was born in 1957 in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh. Farhat is also known as Khan and F.B..


Farhat was born in 1964.


Farhat was born on September 11th, 1982.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Farhat

Ed Farhat was a wrestler. Ed was born on June 9th, 1924 in Lansing, Michigan. He died on January 18th, 2003.


Imran Farhat is a cricketer. Imran was born on May 20th, 1982 in Lahore.


Charbel Farhat is a in the fields of computational mechanics, high performance computing, underwater acoustics, and aerospace engineering.


Maryam Mohammad Farhat was a politician. She holds the title Khansa of Palestine and Mother of martyrs. Maryam was born on December 24th, 1949 in Shuja'iyya, Gaza City, Gaza Strip. Maryam is also known as Umm Nidal. She passed away on March 17th, 2013.


Humayun Farhat is a cricketer. Humayun was born on January 24th, 1981 in Lahore.


Hormoz Farhat is a classical music and contemporary classical music musician. Hormoz was born in 1929.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Farhat as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Farhat U.S.
  White 80.92% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.44% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.29% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.67% 16.26%

Of Last Name Farhat

People with the last name Farhat are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Farhat

  • How Popular is the name Farhat? As a last name Farhat was the 13,472nd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Farhat first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Farhat is Wednesday, September 23rd, 1896.
  • How unique is the name Farhat? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Farhat. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Farhat: Your name in reverse order is Tahraf. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Atharf. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Farhat? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,259 people with the last name Farhat.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Farhat? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Farhat as their last name since less than 1 person in 130k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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