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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nassim

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  • According to a user from Iran, the name Nassim is of Arabic origin and means "Gentle cool wind, breeze".
  • A submission from Tunisia says the name Nassim means "Breeze" and is of Arabic origin.
  • A submission from Massachusetts, United States says the name Nassim means "Morning wind" and is of Unknown origin.
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Nassim is of Arabic origin and means "Breeze".
  • According to a user from Netherlands, the name Nassim is of Unknown origin and means "Breeze".
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Notable Persons Named Nassim

Nassim Nicholas Taleb is a scientist in the fields of decision theory, risk, and probability. Nassim was born in Amioun, Lebanon.


Nassim Ben Khalifa is a soccer player for the KV Mechelen, FC Stade Nyonnais, FC Gland, FC Lausanne-Sport, VfL Wolfsburg, FC Nürnberg, FC Nürnberg II, BSC Young Boys, Grasshopper Club Zürich, Eskişehirspor, and Switzerland national under-17 football team. Nassim was born on January 13th, 1992 in Prangins.


Nassim Al Fakir is a musician. His ongoing career started in 2006. Nassim was given the name Stefan Nassim Al Fakir on March 21st, 1977.


Nassim Akrour is a soccer player for the Grenoble Foot 38, Olympique Noisy-le-Sec, Sutton United F.C., Woking F.C., FC Istres, Troyes AC, Le Havre AC, and Algeria national football team. Nassim was born on July 10th, 1974 in Courbevoie.


Nassim Zitouni is a soccer player for the Vitória S.C. and Olympique Lyonnais. Nassim was born on March 31st, 1994 in Sétif.


Nassim Banouas is a soccer player for the Free agent, FC Kaiserslautern, FSV Mainz 05 II, FSV Mainz 05, Sportfreunde Siegen, FC Kaiserslautern II, Kickers Offenbach, Kickers Offenbach II, SV Waldhof Mannheim, FC 08 Homburg, SV Elversberg, Wormatia Worms, SVN Zweibrücken, and SV Wiesba. Nassim was born on September 8th, 1986 in Worms, Germany.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Nassim

Yousra is an actor and actress. She was most active from 1977 to present. Yousra was given the name Civene Muhammad Hafiz Nassim on March 10th, 1951 in Cairo.


Mohammed was born on March 15th, 1950.


Bahman Nassim was a in the fields of water polo and backstroke. Bahman was born Bahman Nassim in 1940 in Abadan, Iran. He passed away on January 28th, 1980.


Hossein Nassim is a in the fields of water polo and backstroke. Hossein was given the name Gholam Hossein Nassim in 1952 in Abadan, Iran.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nassim U.S.
  White 86.67% 64.26%
  African American 6.67% 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 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nassim

People with the last name Nassim are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Nassim

  • How Popular is the name Nassim? Nassim is the 25,484th most popular name of all time. As a last name Nassim was the 154,907th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nassim have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 222 babies born with the first name Nassim in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nassim 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 Nassim? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Nassim first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nassim is Monday, January 13th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Nassim born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nassim was in 2000 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Nassim Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nassim is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Nassim: Your name in reverse order is Missan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Animss. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nassim? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 105 people with the last name Nassim.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nassim? Nassim 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).
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