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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hao

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  1. 10 hao equal 1 dong in Vietnam
  1. A former currency unit of Vietnam, one tenth of a dong.

hao was also found in the following language(s): Chamorro, Mandarin, and Swahili

Notable Persons Named Hao

Hao Junmin is a soccer player for the Shandong Luneng Taishan F.C., Tianjin Teda F.C., FC Schalke 04, China national under-17 football team, China national under-20 football team, and China national under-23 football team. Hao was born on March 24th, 1987 in Wuhan, Hubei, China.


Hao Haidong is a soccer player for the Bayi Football Team, Dalian Shide F.C., Sheffield United F.C., and China national football team. Hao was born on August 25th, 1970 in Qingdao, Shandong, China.


Hao Wang was a scientist in the fields of mathematics, philosophy, and computer science. Hao was born on May 20th, 1921 in Qihe County. He died on May 13th, 1995.


Hao Lei is a mandopop and alternative rock musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1997 to present. Hao was born on November 1st, 1978 in Jilin. Hao is also known as Echo Hao.


Hao was born in 1032. He passed away in 1085.


Hao Ge is a mandopop and country music musician. He was most active from 2006 to present. Hao was given the name Uwechue Emmanuel in Lagos.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Hao

Fu Hao is royalty.


Wang Hao is a table tennis player. Wang was born on December 15th, 1983.


Qin was born on May 19th, 1978 in Shandong.


Chen Hao is an actor. She was most prominent from 1992 to 1992.


Lu Hao is a Governor of Heilongjiang, First Secretary of the Communist Youth League, Heilongjiang, and Communist Youth League of China. Lu was born in 1967 in Xi'an, Shaanxi, China.


Jing Hao was a in the field of painting. Jing was born in 855 in Qinshui, Shanxi, China. He passed away in 915.


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Popularity of Hao as a last name

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Common last names for Hao

  • Nguyen
  • Tran
  • Huynh
  • Lam
  • Luong
  • Le
  • Wang

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hao U.S.
  White 2.49% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 89.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.83% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.75% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hao

People with the last name Hao are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Hao

  • How Popular is the name Hao? Hao is the 17,621st most popular name of all time. As a last name Hao was the 12,622nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Hao have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 436 babies born with the first name Hao in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hao 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 Hao? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hao first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hao is Thursday, June 7th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Hao born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hao was in 1992 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Hao Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hao is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Hao: Your name in reverse order is Oah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aoh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hao? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,452 people with the last name Hao.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hao? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hao as their last name since less than 1 person in 120k 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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