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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Manasse

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From Hebrew מְנַשֵּׁה‎.

  1. (biblical) Manasseh

Notable Persons Named Manasse

Manassé Enza-Yamissi is a soccer player for the US Orléans, AJ Auxerre, Nîmes Olympique, FC Sochaux-Montbéliard, Amiens SC, FC Petrolul Ploiești, Gil Vicente F.C., and Central African Republic national football team. Manassé was born on September 29th, 1989 in Bangui.


Manasse was born in Gahini, Rwanda.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Manasse


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Popularity of Manasse as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Manasse U.S.
  White 47.21% 64.26%
  African American 49.07% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.59% 16.26%

Of Last Name Manasse

People with the last name Manasse are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Manasse

  • How Popular is the name Manasse? As a last name Manasse was the 54,637th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Manasse first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Manasse is Thursday, September 19th, 1889.
  • How unique is the name Manasse? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Manasse. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Manasse: Your name in reverse order is Essanam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sasamen. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Manasse? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 377 people with the last name Manasse.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Manasse? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Manasse as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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