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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Folarin

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  • A user from United States says the name Folarin is of Yoruba origin and means "Walking with Wealth.".
  • A user from Zimbabwe says the name Folarin is of Nigerian origin and means "Walk with glory".
  • According to a user from Nigeria, the name Folarin is of Yoruba origin and means "Walk with wealth".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Folarin

Falz is an afro pop music, african hip hop, hip hop music, and gangsta rap singer-songwriter, rapper, and rapping. He was most prominent from 2009 to 2009. Falz was given the name Folarin Falana on October 27th, 1990 in Lagos. Falz is also known as Falz The Bahd Guy.


Folarin Campbell is a basketball player for the Czarni Słupsk, Nuova AMG Sebastiani Basket Rieti, QTSV Quakenbrück, Telekom Baskets Bonn, A.S. Junior Pallacanestro Casale, BK Ventspils, New Basket Brindisi, MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg, and Orlandina Basket in the Polish Basketball League. He has been prominent since 2008. Folarin was born on February 27th, 1986 in Silver Spring, Maryland.


Folarin was born on June 23rd, 1997.


Folarin Abayomi is an athlete for the MFM FC.


Folarin Tosin is an athlete for the Gateway United F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Folarin

Tope was given the name Oluwabusayo Temitope Folarin in Ogden, Utah.


Teslim Folarin is a Senator for Oyo Central. Teslim was born in 1963 in Oyo State.


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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Folarin U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 96.45% 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 Folarin

People with the last name Folarin are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Folarin

  • How Popular is the name Folarin? Folarin is the 68,288th most popular name of all time. As a last name Folarin was the 105,600th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Folarin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14 babies born with the first name Folarin in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Folarin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2016 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Folarin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Folarin is Wednesday, March 3rd, 1948.
  • What year had the most people named Folarin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Folarin was in 2017 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Folarin: Your name in reverse order is Niralof. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nalirfo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Folarin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 169 people with the last name Folarin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Folarin? Folarin is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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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