First Name
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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Origin and Meaning of Ganji

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ganji

Akbar was born on January 31st, 1960 in Tehran.


Mohammad Hassan Ganji was a in the field of meteorology. Mohammad was born on June 11th, 1912 in Birjand. He died on July 19th, 2012.


Manouchehr Ganji is a Minister of Education. Manouchehr was born in Tehran.


Mohammad was given the name MohammadReza DomiriGanji on November 7th, 1990 in Tehran, Iran.


Amir was born on September 21st, 1985.


Sadeq was born in 1963 in Iran. He passed away in 1990.


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Popularity of Ganji as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ganji U.S.
  White 40.83% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 48.82% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.21% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ganji

People with the last name Ganji are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Ganji

  • How Popular is the name Ganji? As a last name Ganji was the 59,742nd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Ganji first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Ganji is Tuesday, January 1st, 1924.
  • How unique is the name Ganji? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Ganji. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Ganji: Your name in reverse order is Ijnag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jniag. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ganji? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 338 people with the last name Ganji.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ganji? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ganji as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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