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

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Origin and Meaning of Nili

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  • A submission from California, United States says the name Nili means "Pea plant" and is of Hebrew origin.

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Notable Persons Named Nili

Nili Brosh is a heavy metal music, hard rock, and tribute act musician. She has been prominent since 2009. Nili was born Nili Brosh on August 13th, 1988. Nili is also known as Nili Salas Brosh.



Nili Lotan is a fashion designer. Nili was given the name () in Netanya.


Nili Natkho was a basketball player. Nili was born on February 18th, 1982 in Kfar Kama. She breathed her last breath on November 5th, 2004.


Nili was born on January 14th, 1970.


Nili was born on August 7th, 1960.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Nili

Masoud Nili is a Minister of State for Economic Affairs and Minister of StateforEconomic Affairs. Masoud was born on February 14th, 1955 in Tehran.


Nili is a soccer player for the UD Las Palmas and UD Las Palmas Atlético. Nili was born on February 18th, 1994 in Las Palmas, Spain. Nili is also known as Nili.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nili U.S.
  White 81.13% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 16.04% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nili

People with the last name Nili are most frequently White or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Nili

  • How Popular is the name Nili? Nili is the 28,892nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Nili was the 153,769th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nili have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 172 babies born with the first name Nili in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nili 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 Nili? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nili first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nili is Saturday, April 30th, 1932.
  • What year had the most people named Nili born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nili was in 2014 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Nili Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nili is not a popular baby girl'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 Nili: Your name in reverse order is Ilin. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ilni. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nili? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 106 people with the last name Nili.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nili? Nili 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).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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