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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Haik

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  • A user from Louisiana, United States says the name Haik is of Unknown origin and means "Haik has at least two known sources 1 it is the name of a Lebanese Orthodox Christian family from Beirut. The name relates to the word for weaver. 2 Haik was the legendary descendant of Noah in the Armenian bible and the legendary hero and founder of Ancient Armenia. In mythology Haik was associated with Orion.".
  • A submission from California, United States says the name Haik means "Hero" and is of Armenian origin.
Other origins: Arabic

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Haik
A large piece of woolen or cotton cloth worn by Arabs as an outer garment.

Etymology: Ar. hāïk, fr. hāka to weave

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. An outer garment consisting of a large piece of white cloth; worn by men and women in northern Africa
  1. A covering for the head and body worn by Arabs.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Haik

She holds the title Miss Louisiana Teen USA 2015, Miss Teen USA 2015, and Miss Louisiana Teen USA. Katherine was born on May 9th, 2000 in Covington, Louisiana, U.S.


Mac Haik is a football player for the Tennessee Titans. He was most prominent from 1968 to 1971. Mac was born on January 19th, 1946 in Meridian, Mississippi.


Richard Theodore Haik is a judge. Richard was born on March 1st, 1950 in Lafayette, Louisiana. Richard is also known as Dicky" Haik.



Jr. Theodore Michael "Ted" Haik is a lawyer. Jr. was born on April 8th, 1945 in New Iberia, Louisiana, USA. Jr. is also known as Ted Haik.


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Popularity of Haik as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Haik U.S.
  White 91.49% 64.26%
  African American 1.28% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.70% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.04% 16.26%

Of Last Name Haik

People with the last name Haik are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Haik

  • How Popular is the name Haik? Haik is the 37,326th most popular name of all time. As a last name Haik was the 45,495th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Haik have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 95 babies born with the first name Haik in the United States. That's more than enough people named Haik 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 Haik? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Haik first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Haik is Sunday, August 14th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Haik born? The highest recorded use of the first name Haik was in 1991 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Random Haik Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Haik is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Haik: Your name in reverse order is Kiah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iahk. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Haik? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 470 people with the last name Haik.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Haik? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Haik as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.