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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hayk

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From Armenian Õ€Õ¡ÕµÕ¯ (Hayk).

  1. (Armenian mythology) The legendary patriarch and founder of the Armenian nation.
  2. A transliteration of the Armenian male given name Õ€Õ¡ÕµÕ¯ (Hayk).

Notable Persons Named Hayk

Hayk Bzhishkyan is a military person. His military service ended in 1935.


Hayk Gyokchyan is a basketball player for the Hekmeh BC and Homenetmen Beirut B.C. in the Lebanese Basketball League. He was most active from 2013 to present. Hayk was born on December 11th, 1989 in Yerevan.


HT Hayko is a hip hop music rapping. His career lasted from 2001 to 2001. HT was given the name Hayk Margaryan on June 28th, 1985 in Yerevan.


Hayk was born in 1945 in Gyumri.



Hayk was born on November 29th, 1980. Hayk is also known as Меликян, Айк; Մելիքյան, and Հայկ.


Fun Facts about the name Hayk

  • How Popular is the name Hayk? Hayk is the 26,263rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Hayk have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 209 babies born with the first name Hayk in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hayk 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 Hayk? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Hayk first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hayk is Monday, May 6th, 1912.
  • What year had the most people named Hayk born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hayk was in 2014 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Hayk Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hayk is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 11 babies in California have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Hayk: Your name in reverse order is Kyah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Akhy. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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