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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 Janzen

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Alt. Meaning

J is for jolly, the fun side!

A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

N is for notable, distinguished are your feats

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

E is for extra, those little things you do!

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

Notable Persons Named Janzen

Janzen was born on December 14th, 1990 in Lake Charles, Louisiana.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Janzen

Chantal was born on February 15th, 1979 in Tegelen, Netherlands.


Lee Janzen is a golf player.



John was born in 1937.


Marty Janzen is a baseball player. Marty was born on May 31st, 1973 in Homestead, Florida.


His military service ended in 1918. Johannes was born on May 21st, 1886 in Kwidzyn.


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Popularity of Janzen as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Janzen U.S.
  White 93.98% 64.26%
  African American 0.49% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.72% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.29% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.27% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.26% 16.26%

Of Last Name Janzen

People with the last name Janzen are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Janzen

  • How Popular is the name Janzen? Janzen is the 41,423rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Janzen was the 10,465th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Janzen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 73 babies born with the first name Janzen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Janzen 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 Janzen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Janzen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Janzen is Sunday, April 18th, 1943.
  • What year had the most people named Janzen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Janzen was in 1996 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Janzen: Your name in reverse order is Neznaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naznej. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Janzen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,072 people with the last name Janzen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Janzen? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Janzen as their last name.

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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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