Sadaf

First Name
526
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Sadaf mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Sadaf

User Submitted Origins

     Urdu
44%
     Arabic
44%
     Persian/Iranian
13%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Canada says the name Sadaf means "Pearl".
  • According to a user from New York, United States, the name Sadaf is of Urdu origin and means "It means the clam in the sea".
  • A submission from Kuwait says the name Sadaf means "Beautiful".
  • A submission from Iran says the name Sadaf means "Sea shell" and is of Arabic origin.
  • A submission from Canada says the name Sadaf means "Seashell, pearl, mother of sea" and is of Arabic origin.
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Sadaf

Sadha is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2002 to present. Sadha was given the name Sadaf Mohammed Sayed in 17 in Ratnagiri, India. Sadha is also known as Sadaa.

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Sadaf Taherian is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2010. Sadaf was born on July 21st, 1988 in Tehran.

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Sadaf Kanwal is an actor, model (people), actress, and model. Sadaf was born Sadaf Kanwal in 1993 in Karachi.

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Sadaf was born on December 7th, 1989 in Chakwal.

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Sadaf was born on July 27th, 1976.

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Sadaf Malaterre is a fashion designer and fashion design. Sadaf was born on August 1st, 1975 in Karachi.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sadaf

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Gulraiz was born on December 27th, 1989 in Burewala, Pakistan.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 5 5 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 8 8 0
1979 6 6 0
1980 9 9 0
1981 10 10 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 12 12 0
1986 15 15 0
1987 20 20 0
1988 15 15 0
1989 19 19 0
1990 19 19 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 14 14 0
1993 22 22 0
1994 19 19 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 13 13 0
1997 18 18 0
1998 23 23 0
1999 19 19 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 14 14 0
2003 11 11 0
2004 14 14 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 16 16 0
2007 9 9 0
2008 16 16 0
2009 15 15 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 8 8 0
2012 8 8 0
2013 6 6 0
2014 10 10 0
2015 13 13 0
2016 10 10 0
2017 11 11 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Sadaf

Interest is based how many people viewed this name from each country and is scaled based on the total views by each country so that large countries do not always show the most interest. Darker blue on the map indicates that people in the country are more likely to search for this name.

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Fun Facts about the name Sadaf

  • How Popular is the name Sadaf? Sadaf is the 15,808th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sadaf have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 526 babies born with the first name Sadaf in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sadaf 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 Sadaf? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sadaf first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sadaf is Wednesday, April 25th, 1917.
  • What year had the most people named Sadaf born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sadaf was in 1998 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Sadaf Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sadaf is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Sadaf: Your name in reverse order is Fadas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sdaaf. How do you pronounce that?

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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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