Najib

First Name
313
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
285
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Najib mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Najib

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     Arabic
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     Persian/Iranian
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     African
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  • According to a user from Australia, the name Najib is of Persian / Iranian origin and means "Love".
  • According to a user from Lebanon, the name Najib is of Arabic origin and means "An intelligent person".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Najib

Najib Razak is a President of the United Malays National Organisation, President of the International Islamic University Malaysia, Member of the Dewan Rakyat, for Pekan, 6th Prime Minister of Malaysia, President of theUnited Malays National Organisation, 9th Deput. Najib was born on July 23rd, 1953 in Kuala Lipis.

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Najib Mikati is a for Tripoli, Prime Minister of Lebanon, Member of Parliament, forTripoli, and List of Prime Ministers of Lebanon. Najib was born on November 24th, 1955 in Tripoli, Lebanon.

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Najib Balala is a Cabinet Secretary for Tourism, Minister for Tourism, Member of Parliament, for Mvita Constituency, and forMvita Constituency. Najib was born on September 20th, 1967 in Mombasa, Kenya.

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Najib Amhali is a stand-up comedy comedian. Najib was born on April 4th, 1971 in Nador.

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Najib ad-Dawlah was a noble. He died on October 30th, 1770.

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Najib Ammari is a soccer player for the U.S. Latina Calcio, Olympique de Marseille, FC Rouen, PSFC Chernomorets Burgas, CFR Cluj, PFC Levski Sofia, and Algeria national under-17 football team. Najib was born on April 10th, 1992 in Marseille.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Najib

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Layal Najib was a freelance photojournalist. Layal was born in 1983. Layal is also known as Nejib, Najeeb, and Nagib. She passed away on July 23rd, 2006.

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Alaa Najib is an athlete for the Tishreen SC.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Najib U.S.
  White 70.88% 64.26%
  African American 8.77% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 10.88% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 8.42% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Najib

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

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Fun Facts about the name Najib

  • How Popular is the name Najib? Najib is the 21,247th most popular name of all time. As a last name Najib was the 68,949th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Najib have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 313 babies born with the first name Najib in the United States. That's more than enough people named Najib 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 Najib? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Najib first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Najib is Sunday, July 15th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Najib born? The highest recorded use of the first name Najib was in 2007 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Najib Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Najib 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 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Najib: Your name in reverse order is Bijan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nbjai. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Najib? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 285 people with the last name Najib.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Najib? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Najib as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m 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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