Nazir

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nazir

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  • A submission from New York, United States says the name Nazir means "Brave in strength" and is of English origin.
Other origins: Indian (Sanskrit)

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  1. (Judaism) a treatise, in the Talmud, devoted to the Nazirite laws
  2. a surname and given name common in Pakistan
  3. A village in Markazi Province, Iran, also Qeshlaq-e Nazarlu.

Notable Persons Named Nazir

Nazir Hussain was a bollywood, bhojpuri actor, film director, film producer, filmmaking, screenwriter, bhojpuri language, bollywoodandbhojpuriactor, director, producer, filmmaker, and script writer. Nazir was born on May 15th, 1922. Nazir is also known as Pitamah Of Bhojpuri Cinema. He died on October 16th, 1987.

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Nazir was born in 1958.

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Nazir was an actor, film director, and film producer. Nazir was born in 1910. Nazir is also known as Nazir Sahib and Bao Jee. He passed away in 1983.

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Nazir Ahmed was a in the field of experimental physics. Nazir was born on May 1st, 1898 in Lahore, British India. He left this life on September 30th, 1973.

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Nazir was born in Birmingham.

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Nazir was born on October 31st, 1927 in England. He breathed his last breath on June 20th, 2009.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Nazir

Prem Nazir was an actor. He was most active from 1952 to 1988. Prem was given the name Abdul Khader on April 7th, 1926 in Chirayinkeezhu. Prem is also known as Nithyaharitha nayakan ( നിത്യഹരിത നായകന്‍ ) (Evergreen hero). He breathed his last breath on January 16th, 1989.

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Musarrat Nazir is a pop music and music of punjab musician. Her ongoing career started in 1955. Musarrat was born on October 13th, 1940 in Lahore. Musarrat is also known as Musarrat, Chandni, Musarrat (Music), and Chandni (Films).

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Imran Nazir is a cricketer. Imran was born on December 16th, 1981 in Gujranwala, Pakistan.

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Muhammad Shahid Nazir is a musician. He has had major accomplishments since 2012. Muhammad was born Muhammad Shahid Nazir in 1981 in Pattoki. Muhammad is also known as One Pound Fish Man.

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Nazir was an actor, film director, and film producer. Nazir was born in 1910. Nazir is also known as Nazir Sahib and Bao Jee. He passed away in 1983.

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Sarwat Nazir is a playwrighter, author, novelist, screenwriter, and playwright. Sarwat was born in Lahore.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1985 5 0 5
1987 5 0 5
1990 5 0 5
1992 8 0 8
1993 7 0 7
1994 10 0 10
1995 12 0 12
1996 22 0 22
1997 35 0 35
1998 39 0 39
1999 84 0 84
2000 86 0 86
2001 73 0 73
2002 95 0 95
2003 116 0 116
2004 80 0 80
2005 164 0 164
2006 139 0 139
2007 148 0 148
2008 127 0 127
2009 166 0 166
2010 133 0 133
2011 117 0 117
2012 117 0 117
2013 116 0 116
2014 106 0 106
2015 105 0 105
2016 130 0 130
2017 138 0 138
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Nazir

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Popularity of Nazir as a first name

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Common last names for Nazir

  • Ahmed

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nazir U.S.
  White 9.38% 64.26%
  African American 3.63% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 76.41% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.91% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.05% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.63% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nazir

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

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Fun Facts about the name Nazir

  • How Popular is the name Nazir? Nazir is the 6,030th most popular name of all time. As a last name Nazir was the 25,037th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nazir have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,388 babies born with the first name Nazir in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nazir to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nazir? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1985 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nazir first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nazir is Sunday, June 17th, 1900.
  • What year had the most people named Nazir born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nazir was in 2009 with a total of 166 babies.
  • Random Nazir Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nazir is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Nazir: Your name in reverse order is Rizan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nzria. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nazir? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 992 people with the last name Nazir.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nazir? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nazir as their last name since less than 1 person in 294k 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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