Naeem

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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Naeem

User Submitted Origins

     Arabic
67%
     English
11%
     Urdu
11%
     Sanskrit
11%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Bangladesh, the name Naeem is of Arabic origin and means "Blessing, garden of heaven or simply Garden,".
  • A user from Tanzania says the name Naeem is of English origin and means "Allah".
  • According to a user from India, the name Naeem is of Arabic origin and means "Blessed".
  • According to a user from New York, United States, the name Naeem is of Arabic origin and means "Benevolent".
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Naeem was born Naeem Khan on May 21st, 1958 in Mumbai.

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Mehmood Junior is an actor, film director, and producer. He was most prominent from 1967 to present. Mehmood was given the name Naeem Sayyed in 1956 in Mumbai.

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Naeem was born on December 31st, 1986 in Gaibandha.

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Naeem Haq is a model, television actor, gymnastic, ceo, architect, brand image consultant at gul ahmed ltd., model (people), actor, gymnastics, and chief executive officer.

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Naeem Ahmad Khan is a in the field of nuclear physics. Naeem was born on April 12th, 1928 in Hoshiarpur, British State of Punjab, British India.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Naeem

Nabil was given the name Nabil Na'eem Abul Fattah in 1956 in Cairo.

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Hussein Naeem was a soccer player for the Nejmeh SC. Hussein was born on March 19th, 1987 in Beirut. He left this life on June 13th, 2007.

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Mohammad was born on November 30th, 1983 in Sheikhupura.

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Amar was born on June 18th, 1979 in Faisalabad.

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Muhammad Naeem is a in the field of nuclear engineering. Muhammad was born in Lahore.

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Sardar was born in 1965 in Afghanistan.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1966 5 0 5
1968 5 0 5
1972 6 0 6
1973 8 0 8
1974 7 0 7
1975 8 0 8
1976 26 0 26
1977 29 0 29
1978 36 0 36
1979 39 0 39
1980 27 0 27
1981 27 0 27
1982 26 0 26
1983 23 0 23
1984 13 0 13
1985 16 0 16
1986 14 0 14
1987 16 0 16
1988 23 0 23
1989 20 0 20
1990 37 0 37
1991 32 0 32
1992 44 0 44
1993 28 0 28
1994 38 0 38
1995 36 0 36
1996 27 0 27
1997 35 0 35
1998 29 0 29
1999 41 0 41
2000 44 0 44
2001 41 0 41
2002 31 0 31
2003 39 0 39
2004 38 0 38
2005 50 0 50
2006 71 0 71
2007 57 0 57
2008 52 0 52
2009 53 0 53
2010 53 0 53
2011 57 0 57
2012 58 0 58
2013 54 0 54
2014 54 0 54
2015 50 0 50
2016 51 0 51
2017 63 0 63
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Naeem

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Popularity of Naeem as a first name

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Popularity of Naeem as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Naeem U.S.
  White 9.59% 64.26%
  African American 3.89% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 80.92% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.60% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.40% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.60% 16.26%

Of Last Name Naeem

People with the last name Naeem are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Naeem

  • How Popular is the name Naeem? Naeem is the 7,713th most popular name of all time. As a last name Naeem was the 22,260th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Naeem have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,637 babies born with the first name Naeem in the United States. That's more than enough people named Naeem to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Naeem? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1966 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Naeem first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Naeem is Sunday, April 28th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Naeem born? The highest recorded use of the first name Naeem was in 2006 with a total of 71 babies.
  • Random Naeem Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Naeem is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Naeem: Your name in reverse order is Meean. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eanem. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Naeem? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,158 people with the last name Naeem.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Naeem? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Naeem as their last name since less than 1 person in 256k 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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