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

What does the name Shoaib mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Shoaib

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     Indian (Sanskrit)

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  • According to a user from South Korea, the name Shoaib means "The guider, to guide help seeker".

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Shoaib

Shoaib Akhtar is a cricketer. Shoaib was born on August 13th, 1975 in Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan.


Shoaib Ibrahim is an actor, model (people), and model. He was most active from 2009 to 2013. Shoaib was born on June 20th, 1987 in Bhopal.


Shoaib Malik is a cricketer. Shoaib was born on February 1st, 1982 in Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan.


Shoaib Mansoor is a television producer, television director, writer, musician, lyricist, film director, record producer, and list of pakistani writers. He was most prominent from 1980 to present. Shoaib was born in Karachi.


Shoaib Shaikh is a ceo and chairman at axact, bol network, axact, and ceo and chairman ataxact. Shoaib was given the name Shoaib Ahmed Shaikh in Karachi.


Shoaib Mohammad is a cricketer.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Shoaib

Samia was born in Pakistan.


Mohammed Shoaib is an athlete for the Bhawanipore F.C.


Nasir Shoaib is an athlete for the Islamabad United (football).


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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shoaib U.S.
  White 9.41% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 82.94% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.76% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shoaib

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

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Fun Facts about the name Shoaib

  • How Popular is the name Shoaib? Shoaib is the 31,291st most popular name of all time. As a last name Shoaib was the 59,470th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shoaib have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 145 babies born with the first name Shoaib in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shoaib 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 Shoaib? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1983 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Shoaib first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shoaib is Thursday, March 2nd, 1939.
  • What year had the most people named Shoaib born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shoaib was in 2003 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Random Shoaib Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shoaib is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Shoaib: Your name in reverse order is Biaohs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ashibo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shoaib? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 340 people with the last name Shoaib.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shoaib? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Shoaib as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k 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).
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