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

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Origin and Meaning of Nhim

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From Proto-Vietic *k-ɲiːmʔ (“porcupine”). Cognate with Muong nhỉm.

  1. a porcupine
  2. (zoology, by extension) a hedgehog

Notable Persons Named Nhim

Nhim Sovannara is a soccer player for the Nagaworld FC, Build Bright United, Kirivong Sok Sen Chey, and Cambodia national football team. Nhim was born on January 10th, 1990 in Cambodia.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Nhim


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nhim U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 96.95% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.91% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nhim

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

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Fun Facts about the name Nhim

  • How Popular is the name Nhim? As a last name Nhim was the 73,911th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Nhim first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Nhim is Sunday, December 10th, 1916.
  • How unique is the name Nhim? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Nhim. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Nhim: Your name in reverse order is Mihn. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nhim. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nhim? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 262 people with the last name Nhim.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nhim? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nhim as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Nhim born Aug 16, 1965

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Australia approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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