Jihan

First Name
624
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jihan

User Submitted Origins

     Arabic
59%
     English
18%
     Turkish
18%
     African
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Turkey says the name Jihan is of Arabic origin and means "World".
  • A submission from Georgia, United States says the name Jihan means "Universe" and is of Turkish origin.
  • A user from Malaysia says the name Jihan is of Arabic origin and means "The universe".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Jihan

Jihan Al-Mullah is a television personality and voice actress.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 9 9 0
1977 5 5 0
1978 16 16 0
1979 8 8 0
1980 16 16 0
1981 30 30 0
1982 59 59 0
1983 46 46 0
1984 43 43 0
1985 32 32 0
1986 22 22 0
1987 17 17 0
1988 20 20 0
1989 14 14 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 9 9 0
1992 8 8 0
1993 12 12 0
1994 8 8 0
1995 12 12 0
1996 6 6 0
1997 11 11 0
1998 8 8 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 9 9 0
2002 7 7 0
2003 5 0 5
2005 7 7 0
2006 15 9 6
2007 8 8 0
2008 27 15 12
2010 8 8 0
2011 17 11 6
2012 16 10 6
2013 22 16 6
2014 11 6 5
2015 10 5 5
2016 16 11 5
2017 15 10 5
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Jihan

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Jihan as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Jihan

  • How Popular is the name Jihan? Jihan is the 14,200th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Jihan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 624 babies born with the first name Jihan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jihan to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jihan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Jihan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jihan is Wednesday, August 7th, 1912.
  • What year had the most people named Jihan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jihan was in 1982 with a total of 59 babies.
  • Random Jihan Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jihan is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Jihan: Your name in reverse order is Nahij. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ijnah. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jihan born Aug 13, 2011

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA North-East approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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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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