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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Seah

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Se"ah
A Jewish dry measure containing one third of an ephah.

From Hebrew סְאִים֙

  1. (historical units of measure) A former Hebrew unit of dry volume, about 7.7 L or 7 quarts.

Notable Persons Named Seah

Seah Tee Heng was a Members to the Council of State of Johor, Kapitan China of Johor, and Kapitan Chinaof Johor. He died in 1884.



Seah Si Hao is a sports team member for the Tanjong Pagar United FC.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Seah

Jade Seah is an actress, host, model, radio dj at 987fm, and 987fm. She has had major accomplishments since 2004. Jade was born on April 6th, 1983 in Singapore.


Lynnette Seah is a violinist, concertmistress, and concertmaster.


Sunday Seah is a soccer player for the FC Kochin, Salgaocar F.C., Dempo S.C., Persmin Minahasa, PSIM Yogyakarta, Persiwa Wamena, LISCR FC, Ayeyawady United F.C., and Liberia national football team. Sunday was born on January 7th, 1978 in Monrovia.


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Popularity of Seah as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Seah U.S.
  White 9.41% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 80.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.47% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Seah

People with the last name Seah are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Seah

  • How Popular is the name Seah? As a last name Seah was the 105,079th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Seah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Seah is Sunday, March 22nd, 1874.
  • How unique is the name Seah? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Seah. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Seah: Your name in reverse order is Haes. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sahe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Seah? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 170 people with the last name Seah.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Seah? Seah 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
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