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Fun Facts about the name Hafiz

  • How many people with the first name Hafiz have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 80 babies born with the first name Hafiz in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hafiz to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hafiz? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1984 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hafiz first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hafiz is Thursday, May 15th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Hafiz born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hafiz was in 2007 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Hafiz: Your name in reverse order is Zifah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Afhzi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hafiz? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 580 people with the last name Hafiz.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hafiz? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hafiz as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Hafiz as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hafiz U.S.
  White 19.66% 64.26%
  African American 9.14% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 61.03% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 7.93% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.24% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hafiz

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Hafiz" mean? The list below shows the origins of Hafiz as well as things modernly associated with the name Hafiz such as celebrities named Hafiz.

Persian, from Arabic حافظ (ḥāfiẓ), present participle of حفظ (ḥáfiẓa, “to guard, know by heart”).

  1. a Muslim who has memorized the whole Qur'an

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What does the name Hafiz mean?

His for hero, as you appear to many.

Ais for admirers, and all that you have!

Fis for fair, always honest and true.

Iis for interest, you show in others.

Zis for zany, the funny side of you!

Past life for Hafiz born Dec 18, 1940

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Siberia approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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