Imran

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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Imran

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  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Imran is of Unknown origin and means "Knowledge".
  • According to a user from Mauritius, the name Imran is of Arabic origin and means "Prosperity".
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Notable Persons Named Imran

Imran Khan is a Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Member of the National Assembly, Chancellor of the University of Bradford, Chairman ofPakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Member of theNational Assembly, and Chancellor of theUniversity of Bradford. Imran was given the name Imran Khan Niazi on October 5th, 1952 in Lahore.

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Imran Abbas is an actor and model. They were most prominent from 2003 to present. Imran was given the name Imran Abbas Naqvi in Lahore, Pakistan.

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Imran was born on March 28th, 1979 in Lahore.

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Imran Nazar Hosein is an ulama, author, philosopher, and islamic scholar. He holds the title Sheikh and Mawlānā. Imran was born in 1942 in Trinidad and Tobago. Imran is also known as shaik.

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Abu was given the name Imran by his parents Abdul-Muttalib and Fatimah bint Amr in 539 in Mecca. Abu is also known as Abū Ṭālib Ibn 'Abd Al-Muṭallib. He passed away in 620.

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Imran Nazir is a cricketer. Imran was born on December 16th, 1981 in Gujranwala, Pakistan.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Imran

Abu was given the name Imran by his parents Abdul-Muttalib and Fatimah bint Amr in 539 in Mecca. Abu is also known as Abū Ṭālib Ibn 'Abd Al-Muṭallib. He passed away in 620.

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Imran Mahmudul is a musician. He was most prominent from 2008 to present. Imran was given the name Md. Mahmudul Haque Imran on September 5th, 1989 in Uttara, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Tunku Imran is a 5. Tunku was born as the child of Jaafar of Negeri Sembilan and Tuanku Najihah on March 21st, 1948 in Federation of Malaya.

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Rana Ali Imran is a fictional character. Rana is also known as X-2; Rana Tahavvar Ali Sandooqui; Prince of Dhump.

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Vanidah Imran is an actress and model. She was most active from 1990 to present. Vanidah was given the name Vanidah binti Amran on February 8th, 1979 in Perak.

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Mir Imran is a founder and managing director, incube ventures, entrepreneurship, chief executive officer, founderandmanaging director, and incube ventures (icv). Mir was born on May 14th, 1956 in Hyderabad.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 8 0 8
1971 5 0 5
1972 5 0 5
1973 12 0 12
1974 13 0 13
1975 14 0 14
1976 14 0 14
1977 18 0 18
1978 25 0 25
1979 23 0 23
1980 33 0 33
1981 24 0 24
1982 35 0 35
1983 33 0 33
1984 40 0 40
1985 37 0 37
1986 43 0 43
1987 49 0 49
1988 54 0 54
1989 46 0 46
1990 38 0 38
1991 47 0 47
1992 53 0 53
1993 54 0 54
1994 44 0 44
1995 42 0 42
1996 60 0 60
1997 44 0 44
1998 38 0 38
1999 40 0 40
2000 40 0 40
2001 52 0 52
2002 51 0 51
2003 46 0 46
2004 51 0 51
2005 60 0 60
2006 58 0 58
2007 70 0 70
2008 65 0 65
2009 100 0 100
2010 73 0 73
2011 132 0 132
2012 133 0 133
2013 161 0 161
2014 169 0 169
2015 183 0 183
2016 191 0 191
2017 188 0 188

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Popularity of Imran as a first name

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Popularity of Imran as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Imran U.S.
  White 7.88% 64.26%
  African American 1.70% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 85.10% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.94% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Imran

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

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Fun Facts about the name Imran

  • How Popular is the name Imran? Imran is the 5,447th most popular name of all time. As a last name Imran was the 20,491st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Imran have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,814 babies born with the first name Imran in the United States. That's more than enough people named Imran to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Imran? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Imran first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Imran is Saturday, April 1st, 1939.
  • What year had the most people named Imran born? The highest recorded use of the first name Imran was in 2016 with a total of 191 babies.
  • Random Imran Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Imran is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Imran: Your name in reverse order is Narmi. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Armni. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Imran? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,295 people with the last name Imran.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Imran? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Imran as their last name since less than 1 person in 227k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • 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).
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