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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

What does the name Qasem mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Qasem

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Alt. Meaning

Q is for questioning, what is right?

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

S is for serious, not always joking.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

M is for marvelous, which is how others see you

Notable Persons Named Qasem

Qasem was born on March 11th, 1957 in Baft.


Qasem Burhan is a soccer player for the Al-Gharafa Sports Club, Al-Khor Sports Club, Al-Rayan SC, Qatar national under-23 football team, and Qatar national football team. Qasem was born on December 15th, 1985 in Dakar. Qasem is also known as قاسم برهان (Arabic).


Qasem was born in 1365. He passed away in 1426.


Qasem Bahaa is an athlete for the Al-Fotuwa SC.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Qasem

Haidar Qasem is a sports team member for the Karbalaa FC.


Muhaned Qasem is an athlete for the Baghdad FC.


Ismail Qasem is an athlete for the Shabab Al-Dhahiriya SC.


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International Interest for Qasem

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Qasem as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Qasem U.S.
  White 82.64% 64.26%
  African American 1.29% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.54% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 9.49% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.05% 16.26%

Of Last Name Qasem

People with the last name Qasem are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Qasem

  • How Popular is the name Qasem? Qasem is the 51,917th most popular name of all time. As a last name Qasem was the 36,048th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Qasem have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37 babies born with the first name Qasem in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Qasem? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2003 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Qasem first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Qasem is Monday, March 2nd, 1931.
  • What year had the most people named Qasem born? The highest recorded use of the first name Qasem was in 2015 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Qasem: Your name in reverse order is Mesaq. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Maqes. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Qasem? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 622 people with the last name Qasem.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Qasem? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Qasem as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • 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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