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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sang

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  • A submission from New Jersey, United States says the name Sang means ""Bright", "Suave"" and is of Vietnamese origin.
  • According to a user from Vietnam, the name Sang is of Vietnamese origin and means "Knowing".

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
Sang
(imp.) of Sing.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. North American woodland herb similar to and used as substitute for the Chinese ginseng
Wiktionary

sang was also found in the following language(s): Catalan, Danish, French, Friulian, German, Malay, Mandarin, Middle French, Norman, Norwegian Bokmål, Occitan, Old English, Romansch, and Vietnamese

Notable Persons Named Sang

Sang Nila Utama / Seri Teri Buana is royalty. He was most active from 1299 to 1347. Sang was born as the child of Sang Sapurba in 13.

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Sang Yoon is a chef and restaurateur. Sang was born in Seoul.

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Sang Ndong is an athlete for the Gambia national football team. Sang was born in Gambia.

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Sang was born on February 25th, 1973 in Seoul.

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Sang was born on September 6th, 1845 in Taishan. He left this life in 1927.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sang

Pang was given the name Amos Yee Pang Sang on October 31st, 1998. Pang is also known as 余澎杉.

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Samantha Sang is a musician. She was most prominent from 1961 to 1981. Samantha was given the name Cheryl Lau Sang on August 5th, 1951 in Melbourne, Australia. Samantha is also known as Cheryl Gray.

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Trương Tấn Sang is a Head of the Party Central Committee Economic Commission, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Chairperson of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee, 8th President of Vietnam, Executive Secretary of the Communist Party, Secretary of theHo . Trương was born on January 21st, 1949 in Đức Hòa District.

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Yoon Sang is an electronic music composer, record producer, and singer-songwriter. He plays Vocals. He has had major accomplishments since 1987. Yoon was born on May 11th, 1968 in Seoul.

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Kidoh is a hip hop music, contemporary r&b, and k-pop singing, songwriter, dance, rapping, and record producer. His most notable accomplishments were from 2013 to present. Kidoh was given the name Jin Hyo Sang on December 16th, 1992 in Seoul.

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Loong Kim Sang is a cantonese opera actor and performing arts. Loong was born in 1944.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1929 5 0 5
1947 7 0 7
1953 5 0 5
1958 8 0 8
1965 5 0 5
1968 6 0 6
1969 6 0 6
1970 8 0 8
1971 6 0 6
1973 11 0 11
1974 8 0 8
1975 7 0 7
1976 9 0 9
1977 6 0 6
1978 7 0 7
1979 13 0 13
1980 20 0 20
1981 32 7 25
1982 23 5 18
1983 29 9 20
1984 22 0 22
1985 28 0 28
1986 20 0 20
1987 29 0 29
1988 21 0 21
1989 20 5 15
1990 23 0 23
1991 32 10 22
1992 25 0 25
1993 22 6 16
1994 20 0 20
1995 14 0 14
1996 21 5 16
1997 9 0 9
1998 11 0 11
1999 10 0 10
2000 12 0 12
2001 9 0 9
2002 6 0 6
2003 7 0 7
2004 5 0 5
2005 11 0 11
2007 9 0 9
2008 7 0 7
2009 6 0 6
2010 6 0 6
2011 11 0 11
2012 13 0 13
2013 7 0 7
2014 13 0 13
2015 5 0 5
2016 10 0 10
2017 9 0 9

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Popularity of Sang as a last name

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Common last names for Sang

  • Kim
  • Lee
  • Nguyen
  • Park
  • Tran
  • Choi
  • Wong
  • Yi
  • Le
  • Cho
  • Nam
  • Pak
  • Chang
  • Ahn

Common first names for Sang

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sang U.S.
  White 13.28% 64.26%
  African American 8.67% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 64.63% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.28% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.96% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.18% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sang

People with the last name Sang are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Sang

  • How Popular is the name Sang? Sang is the 13,279th most popular name of all time. As a last name Sang was the 14,038th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sang have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 694 babies born with the first name Sang in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sang to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sang? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1929 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sang first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sang is Thursday, November 16th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Sang born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sang was in 1987 with a total of 29 babies.
  • Random Sang Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sang is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Sang: Your name in reverse order is Gnas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sang. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sang? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,146 people with the last name Sang.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sang? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sang as their last name since less than 1 person in 137k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
  • 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).
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