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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Guin

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  • A user from Mississippi, United States says the name Guin is of Arabic origin and means "Blonde".

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  1. genitive singular of gùn

Notable Persons Named Guin

Guin was born on September 27th, 1967.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin is a science fiction and fantasy writer. Her ongoing career started in 1962. Ursula was given the name Ursula Kroeber on October 21st, 1929 in Berkeley, California, U.S.


Wyman was born on March 1st, 1915. He breathed his last breath on February 19th, 1989.


Ken was born on January 23rd, 1962 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States.


Sr. Billy James Guin is an engineer; businessman, engineer, and business. Sr. was born on November 14th, 1927 in El Paso, Texas, USA. Sr. is also known as Bill Guin.


Junius was born on February 2nd, 1924.


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Popularity of Guin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Guin U.S.
  White 83.31% 64.26%
  African American 7.56% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.09% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.48% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.64% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Guin

People with the last name Guin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Guin

  • How Popular is the name Guin? Guin is the 83,804th most popular name of all time. As a last name Guin was the 11,675th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Guin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Guin in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Guin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1936 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Guin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Guin is Saturday, March 27th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Guin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Guin was in 1936 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Guin: Your name in reverse order is Niug. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ungi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Guin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,685 people with the last name Guin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Guin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Guin as their last name since less than 1 person in 110k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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