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

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Origin and Meaning of Mahabir

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  • A user from Maryland, United States says the name Mahabir is of Unknown origin and means "Brave".
  • According to a user from Connecticut, United States, the name Mahabir is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Hero".
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Notable Persons Named Mahabir

Mahabir was born in Nangi Village, Myagdi District, Nepal.


Mahabir was born on November 11th, 1939 in Gorakhpur. He passed away on November 29th, 2010.


Mahabir Singh Rana is an MLA, 10th Legislative Assembly, 09th Legislative Assembly, 08th Legislative Assembly, 06th Legislative Assembly, 05th Legislative Assembly, and Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly. Mahabir was born in Saharanpur.


Mahabir was born in 1903 in Lucknow. He breathed his last breath in 1976.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Mahabir

Marie was born in Le Moule.


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Popularity of Mahabir as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mahabir U.S.
  White 8.78% 64.26%
  African American 33.25% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 33.74% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.45% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 15.86% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mahabir

People with the last name Mahabir are most frequently African American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Mahabir

  • How Popular is the name Mahabir? As a last name Mahabir was the 21,144th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Mahabir first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Mahabir is Tuesday, November 13th, 1900.
  • How unique is the name Mahabir? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Mahabir. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Mahabir: Your name in reverse order is Ribaham. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rihmaab. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mahabir? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,242 people with the last name Mahabir.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mahabir? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Mahabir as their last name since less than 1 person in 238k 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).
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