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First Name
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
1k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Hamza

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1977 5 0 5
1979 5 0 5
1980 7 0 7
1981 6 0 6
1982 11 0 11
1983 11 0 11
1984 10 0 10
1985 14 0 14
1986 14 0 14
1987 18 0 18
1988 20 0 20
1989 32 0 32
1990 31 0 31
1991 41 0 41
1992 53 0 53
1993 41 0 41
1994 74 0 74
1995 97 0 97
1996 93 0 93
1997 98 0 98
1998 149 0 149
1999 184 0 184
2000 203 0 203
2001 246 0 246
2002 226 0 226
2003 246 0 246
2004 258 0 258
2005 279 0 279
2006 288 0 288
2007 317 0 317
2008 291 0 291
2009 338 0 338
2010 297 0 297
2011 293 0 293
2012 356 0 356
2013 369 0 369
2014 426 0 426
2015 432 0 432

Fun Facts about the name Hamza

  • How many people with the first name Hamza have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,879 babies born with the first name Hamza in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hamza to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hamza? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hamza first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hamza is Sunday, August 15th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Hamza born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hamza was in 2015 with a total of 432 babies.
  • Random Hamza Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hamza is not a popular baby boy's name in Washington. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Hamza: Your name in reverse order is Azmah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mazha. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hamza? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,035 people with the last name Hamza.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hamza? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hamza as their last name since less than 1 person in 286k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Hamza as a first name

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Popularity of Hamza as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hamza U.S.
  White 56.43% 64.26%
  African American 21.74% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 14.30% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.93% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hamza

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Hamza

The name "Hamza" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Lion". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name

Other Inspirations for the Name Hamza

Hamza Abdullah
Hamza Ali Abbasi
Hamza Andreas Tzortzis
Hamza Bin Laden
Hamza Shaban
Hamza Tzortzis
Hamza Yusuf

What does the name Hamza mean?

His for honor, your most valuable possession.

Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Mis for mild, your mild and gentle way.

Zis for zany, the funny side of you!

Ais for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

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