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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Quran

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Qu*ran"
See Koran.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina
Wiktionary
  1. Alternative form of Qur'an

Quran was also found in the following language(s): Malay

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 5 0 5
1973 5 0 5
1974 9 0 9
1975 10 0 10
1976 7 0 7
1977 10 0 10
1978 18 0 18
1979 8 0 8
1980 12 0 12
1981 10 0 10
1982 11 0 11
1983 12 0 12
1984 14 0 14
1985 13 0 13
1986 16 0 16
1987 11 0 11
1988 13 0 13
1989 22 0 22
1990 30 0 30
1991 24 0 24
1992 40 0 40
1993 82 7 75
1994 71 6 65
1995 57 7 50
1996 80 0 80
1997 89 0 89
1998 86 6 80
1999 72 8 64
2000 74 0 74
2001 61 0 61
2002 50 0 50
2003 46 0 46
2004 56 0 56
2005 71 0 71
2006 65 0 65
2007 65 0 65
2008 59 0 59
2009 58 0 58
2010 50 0 50
2011 50 0 50
2012 33 0 33
2013 31 0 31
2014 46 0 46
2015 36 0 36
2016 36 0 36
2017 40 0 40

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Popularity of Quran as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Quran

  • How Popular is the name Quran? Quran is the 7,337th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Quran have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,764 babies born with the first name Quran in the United States. That's more than enough people named Quran to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Quran? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Quran born? The highest recorded use of the first name Quran was in 1997 with a total of 89 babies.
  • Random Quran Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Quran is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Quran: Your name in reverse order is Naruq. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Quran. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.