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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 Mahin

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Australia, the name Mahin is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "The moon and earth".
  • A submission from India says the name Mahin means "Beautiful" and is of Arabic origin.
  • A user from Canada says the name Mahin is of Unknown origin and means "Protector".
  • According to a user from India, the name Mahin is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Water".
  • According to a user from North Dakota, United States, the name Mahin is of Scottish origin and means "Of the waters".
Other origins: Irish

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Notable Persons Named Mahin

Mahin was born in 1929 in Tehran. She died in 2006.


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Popularity of Mahin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mahin U.S.
  White 83.94% 64.26%
  African American 4.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 5.88% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.85% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mahin

People with the last name Mahin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Mahin

  • How Popular is the name Mahin? Mahin is the 29,545th most popular name of all time. As a last name Mahin was the 47,878th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Mahin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 164 babies born with the first name Mahin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mahin 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 Mahin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1993 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Mahin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mahin is Tuesday, January 20th, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Mahin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mahin was in 2009 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Mahin Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Mahin is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Mahin: Your name in reverse order is Niham. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iamhn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mahin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 442 people with the last name Mahin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mahin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Mahin 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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  • 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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