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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

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Origin and Meaning of Semien

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Alt. Meaning

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

E is for enduring, forever will your memory remain

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

I is for immaculate, keeping it tidy

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

N is for novel, don't get too complicated!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Semien

Marcus Semien is a baseball player for the Oakland Athletics. Marcus was born on September 17th, 1990 in San Francisco.


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Popularity of Semien as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Semien U.S.
  White 3.99% 64.26%
  African American 84.79% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.44% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Semien

People with the last name Semien are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Semien

  • How Popular is the name Semien? As a last name Semien was the 22,026th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Semien first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Semien is Saturday, October 9th, 1915.
  • How unique is the name Semien? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Semien. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Semien: Your name in reverse order is Neimes. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eiensm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Semien? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,177 people with the last name Semien.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Semien? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Semien as their last name since less than 1 person in 250k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Semiens Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Semien born May 7, 1922

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern China approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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