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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lahn

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Alt. Meaning

L is for look, the way you look at life.

A is for artistic, adding beauty to the world

H is for happiness, you always bring.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lahn

Bruce Lahn is a in the fields of human evolutionary genetics, stem cell, and tissue engineering. Bruce was born in 1969 in China.


Bård was born on May 26th, 1983 in Stange.


Ellen was born on January 19th, 1918. She passed away on August 30th, 2004.


Kevin Lahn is a sports team member for the Wormatia Worms.


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International Interest for Lahn

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Lahn as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lahn U.S.
  White 91.87% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.26% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.35% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.06% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lahn

People with the last name Lahn are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Lahn

  • How Popular is the name Lahn? As a last name Lahn was the 47,791st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Lahn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Lahn is Sunday, December 31st, 1882.
  • How unique is the name Lahn? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Lahn. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Lahn: Your name in reverse order is Nhal. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nlah. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lahn? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 443 people with the last name Lahn.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lahn? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lahn as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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