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 Maz

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  • A submission from New Zealand says the name Maz means "Inner strength".
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Notable Persons Named Maz


Maz Jobrani is an observational comedy and satire comedian. Maz was given the name Maziyar Jobrani on February 26th, 1972 in Tehran.


Maz was born on August 7th, 1976.


Maz was born on March 21st, 1973.


Maz was born in 1996.


Maz Gauntlett is an athlete for the Coventry United L.F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Maz

Nelson Sebastián Maz is a soccer player for the Mineros de Zacatecas, Peñarol, Central Español, Montevideo Wanderers F.C., Indios de Ciudad Juárez, Dorados de Sinaloa, Club Necaxa, Tiburones Rojos de Veracruz, Club León, and FC Juárez. Nelson was born on November 20th, 1984 in Durazno.


Sebastián Maz is a sports team member for the Club León.


Nikita Maz is an athlete for the FC Torpedo Minsk.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Maz as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Maz U.S.
  White 42.54% 64.26%
  African American 3.73% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 11.94% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 41.04% 16.26%

Of Last Name Maz

People with the last name Maz are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Maz

  • How Popular is the name Maz? Maz is the 83,595th most popular name of all time. As a last name Maz was the 127,494th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Maz have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Maz in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maz? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2013 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Maz first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Maz is Thursday, September 5th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Maz born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maz was in 2013 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Maz: Your name in reverse order is Zam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Amz. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Maz? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 134 people with the last name Maz.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Maz? Maz is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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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