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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Notable Persons Named Khun

Khun Sa was a shan warlord. Khun was given the name Sai Sa on February 17th, 1934 in Loi Maw, Mongyai, British Burma. Khun is also known as Tun Sa and U Htet Aung. He died in 2007.


Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi is a chairman, thaibev, fraser & neave, fraser, neave, and thaibevandfraser & neave. Charoen was given the name Khun Charoen on May 2nd, 1944.


Khun Yay Maharatana Upasika Chandra Khonnokyoong was a religious. She holds the title Khun Yay Maharatana Upasika. Khun was born on January 20th, 1909 in Nakorn Pathom, Thailand. She passed away on September 10th, 2000.


Khun was born as the child of Burmese names on September 11th, 1943 in Hsipaw.


She holds the title Khun Yay Maha Upasika. Khun was born on August 1st, 1900 in Bangkok. She breathed her last breath on February 3rd, 1963.



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Popularity of Khun as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Khun U.S.
  White 8.98% 64.26%
  African American 0.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 86.97% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.64% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Khun

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

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Fun Facts about the name Khun

  • How Popular is the name Khun? As a last name Khun was the 38,850th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Khun first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Khun is Monday, February 2nd, 1903.
  • How unique is the name Khun? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Khun. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Khun: Your name in reverse order is Nuhk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hunk. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Khun? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 568 people with the last name Khun.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Khun? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Khun as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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