• 1k Huda


First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Huda

"Huda" is a name of Arabic origin, and it means "Enlightenment, Guidance". It's a name commonly given to girls.


Arabic هدى (“guidance”)

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons With the Name Huda

Huda Shaarawi was a noteworthy human. Huda was born on June 23rd, 1879. She died on December 12th, 1947.


Huda Zoghbi is an influential individual in the fields of genetics and neuroscience. Huda was born in 1955 in Beirut, Lebanon.


Huda Bin Abdul Haq was an influential human. Huda was born in 1960. He left this life on November 9th, 2008.


Huda Ben Amer is a famed individual. Huda was born in Marj.


Huda Akil is an influential somebody. Huda was born on May 19th, 1945.


Huda Naamani is an important individual. Huda was born on June 2nd, 1930 in Damascus.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Huda

Menhaj Huda is a film director, film producer, screenwriter, and producer. Menhaj was born on March 20th, 1967 in East Pakistan.


Nawaab Sir Syed Shamsul Huda is an influential somebody.


Mohammad Nurul Huda is a poet and novelist. Mohammad was born on September 30th, 1949 in Poak Khali, Cox's Bazar, East Bengal.


Choirul Huda is a soccer player for the Persela Lamongan and Indonesia national football team. Choirul was born on June 2nd, 1979 in Lamongan Regency.


Nurul Huda was an important human. He left this life on December 16th, 2015.


Qamar Ul Huda is a notable person.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1977 5 5 0
1979 11 11 0
1980 7 7 0
1981 5 5 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 11 11 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 13 13 0
1987 20 20 0
1988 15 15 0
1989 23 23 0
1990 20 20 0
1991 19 19 0
1992 19 19 0
1993 24 24 0
1994 27 27 0
1995 26 26 0
1996 35 35 0
1997 26 26 0
1998 32 32 0
1999 49 49 0
2000 41 41 0
2001 49 49 0
2002 52 52 0
2003 65 65 0
2004 59 59 0
2005 44 44 0
2006 35 35 0
2007 52 52 0
2008 63 63 0
2009 58 58 0
2010 39 39 0
2011 42 42 0
2012 43 43 0
2013 51 51 0
2014 60 60 0
2015 65 65 0

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Popularity of Huda as a first name

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Popularity of Huda as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Huda U.S.
  White 22.81% 64.26%
  African American 0.89% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 73.86% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.33% 16.26%

Of Last Name Huda

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Huda

  • How Popular is the name Huda? Huda is the 8,939th most popular name of all time. As a last name Huda was the 26,887th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Huda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,232 babies born with the first name Huda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Huda to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Huda? 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 Huda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Huda is Sunday, April 2nd, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Huda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Huda was in 2003 with a total of 65 babies.
  • Random Huda Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Huda is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Huda: Your name in reverse order is Aduh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hdua. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Huda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 903 people with the last name Huda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Huda? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Huda as their last name since less than 1 person in 323k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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What does the name Huda mean?

His for handy, the helpful you.

Uis for unite, you bring people together.

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Ais for adaptable, whenever things change

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.