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

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Origin and Meaning of Huyen

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  • According to a user from Georgia, United States, the name Huyen is of Vietnamese origin and means "Jet black".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Huyen

Huyền was born in 1289.


Huyen was born on December 18th, 1905. They died on August 16th, 1958.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Huyen

Nguyễn was born on May 19th, 1993.


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International Interest for Huyen

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Common last names for Huyen

  • Nguyen
  • Tran
  • Pham
  • Le

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Huyen U.S.
  White 2.47% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 95.88% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Huyen

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

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Fun Facts about the name Huyen

  • How Popular is the name Huyen? Huyen is the 22,765th most popular name of all time. As a last name Huyen was the 78,567th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Huyen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 276 babies born with the first name Huyen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Huyen 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 Huyen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Huyen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Huyen is Thursday, August 15th, 1901.
  • What year had the most people named Huyen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Huyen was in 1984 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Huyen Factoid: According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Huyen is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1985.
  • Weird things about the name Huyen: Your name in reverse order is Neyuh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eunyh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Huyen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 243 people with the last name Huyen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Huyen? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Huyen as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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