Habib

First Name
690
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Habib

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  • According to a user from India, the name Habib is of Arabic origin and means "Beloved".

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Notable Persons Named Habib

Habib Bourguiba was a 1st President of Tunisia, Prime Minister of Tunisia, Minister of Foreign Affairs, President of the National Constituent Assembly, Head of Government of Tunisia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Tunisia), and President of the Assembly of the Representatives . Habib was born on August 3rd, 1903 in Monastir, Tunisia. He breathed his last breath on April 6th, 2000.

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Habib Essid is a Prime Minister of Tunisia, Minister of the Interior, Head of Government of Tunisia, and Ministry of the Interior (Tunisia). Habib was born on June 1st, 1949 in Sousse.

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Habib Faisal is a film director, screenwriter, and director. He has been prominent since 1992. Habib was born Habib Faisal in Mumbai.

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Habib Tanvir was a playwright, dramatist, poet, and actor. He was most active from 1945 to 2009. Habib was given the name Habib Ahmed Khan on September 1st, 1923 in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. He passed away on June 8th, 2009.

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Habib Beye is a soccer player for the Paris Saint-Germain F.C., RC Strasbourg Alsace, Olympique de Marseille, Newcastle United F.C., Aston Villa F.C., Doncaster Rovers F.C., and Senegal national football team. Habib was born on October 19th, 1977 in Suresnes, France.

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Habib Koité is a musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1978. Habib was born on January 27th, 1958 in Thiès, Senegal.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Habib

Dina Habib Powell is a president of the goldman sachs foundation, & head of impact investing at, goldman sachs, the goldman sachs group, and inc. Dina was given the name Dina Habib in 1973 in Cairo.

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Cyrus Habib is a Washington Senate Democratic Whip and Whip (politics). Cyrus was born on August 22nd, 1981 in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.

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Irfan Habib is a scientist.

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Philip Habib was a diplomatic service. His most notable accomplishments were from 1949 to 1983. Philip was given the name Philip Charles Habib on February 25th, 1920 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. He died on May 25th, 1992.

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Karim Habib is an automotive designer. He holds the title Head of BMW Design. His career lasted from 1998 to 1998. Karim was born in 1970. Karim is also known as Habib and Karim.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 5 0 5
1974 5 0 5
1975 7 0 7
1976 9 0 9
1977 7 0 7
1979 8 0 8
1980 7 0 7
1981 10 0 10
1982 17 0 17
1983 10 0 10
1984 11 0 11
1985 11 0 11
1986 14 0 14
1987 18 0 18
1988 6 0 6
1989 14 0 14
1990 14 0 14
1991 16 0 16
1992 14 0 14
1993 15 0 15
1994 17 0 17
1995 14 0 14
1996 20 0 20
1997 17 0 17
1998 16 0 16
1999 19 0 19
2000 22 0 22
2001 22 0 22
2002 15 0 15
2003 17 0 17
2004 20 0 20
2005 17 0 17
2006 24 0 24
2007 12 0 12
2008 25 0 25
2009 26 0 26
2010 23 0 23
2011 20 0 20
2012 20 0 20
2013 20 0 20
2014 18 0 18
2015 21 0 21
2016 19 0 19
2017 28 0 28

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Popularity of Habib as a last name

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Common last names for Habib

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Habib U.S.
  White 58.56% 64.26%
  African American 6.08% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 27.21% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.12% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.91% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.12% 16.26%

Of Last Name Habib

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

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Fun Facts about the name Habib

  • How Popular is the name Habib? Habib is the 13,337th most popular name of all time. As a last name Habib was the 6,836th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Habib have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 690 babies born with the first name Habib in the United States. That's more than enough people named Habib 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 Habib? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Habib first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Habib is Monday, November 15th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Habib born? The highest recorded use of the first name Habib was in 2017 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Habib Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Habib is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Habib: Your name in reverse order is Bibah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Abbhi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Habib? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,932 people with the last name Habib.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Habib? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Habib as their last name.

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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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