Marwan

First Name
926
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since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Marwan

"Marwan" is a name of Arabic origin, and it means "Flint stone". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Marwan

Marwan was born Marwan al-Shehhi on May 9th, 1978 in Ras al-Khaimah. He left this life on September 11th, 2001.

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Marwan Kenzari is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 2008. Marwan was born on January 16th, 1983 in The Hague.

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Marwan Barghouti is a Palestinian Legislative Council member. Marwan was born on June 6th, 1959 in Kobar.

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Marwan I is a monarch. His most notable accomplishments were from 684 to 685.

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Marwan ibn Muhammad ibn Marwan is a monarch. He was most prominent from 744 to 750.

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Marwan was born in 1958 in Palestine (region).

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Marwan

Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan is a monarch. His most notable accomplishments were from 685 to 705.

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Ashraf Marwan was a businessman. Ashraf was born Ashraf Marwan on February 2nd, 1944 in Cairo. He breathed his last breath on June 27th, 2007.

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Marwan ibn Muhammad ibn Marwan is a monarch. He was most prominent from 744 to 750.

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He died in 705.

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He left this life in 750.

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How popular is the baby name Marwan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1961 5 0 5
1970 8 0 8
1971 5 0 5
1973 13 0 13
1974 18 0 18
1975 19 0 19
1976 15 0 15
1977 15 0 15
1978 9 0 9
1979 14 0 14
1980 19 0 19
1981 19 0 19
1982 14 0 14
1983 13 0 13
1984 12 0 12
1985 11 0 11
1986 6 0 6
1987 10 0 10
1988 9 0 9
1989 8 0 8
1990 9 0 9
1991 7 0 7
1992 18 0 18
1993 10 0 10
1994 20 0 20
1995 9 0 9
1996 15 0 15
1997 17 0 17
1998 15 0 15
1999 28 0 28
2000 19 0 19
2001 30 0 30
2002 26 0 26
2003 34 0 34
2004 28 0 28
2005 27 0 27
2006 30 0 30
2007 24 0 24
2008 21 0 21
2009 20 0 20
2010 32 0 32
2011 37 0 37
2012 37 0 37
2013 45 0 45
2014 39 0 39
2015 36 0 36
2016 51 0 51

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Fun Facts about the name Marwan

  • How Popular is the name Marwan? Marwan is the 10,907th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Marwan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 926 babies born with the first name Marwan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Marwan to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Marwan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Marwan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Marwan is Thursday, January 9th, 1930.
  • What year had the most people named Marwan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Marwan was in 2016 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Marwan Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Marwan is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Marwan: Your name in reverse order is Nawram. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mnwaar. How do you pronounce that?

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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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