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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 Shuaib

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Arabic شُعَيْب (šuʿayb)

  1. (Islam) A prophet of Islam who prophesied to the Midianites, sometimes identified with Jethro in the Bible

Notable Persons With the Last Name Shuaib

Mohammed Shuaib is a soccer player for the Shooting Stars SC, Niger Tornadoes F.C., and Kwara United F.C. Mohammed was born on November 17th, 1984 in Minna.


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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shuaib U.S.
  White 45.55% 64.26%
  African American 27.40% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 16.01% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.63% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shuaib

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

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Fun Facts about the name Shuaib

  • How Popular is the name Shuaib? Shuaib is the 25,490th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shuaib was the 69,793rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shuaib have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 222 babies born with the first name Shuaib in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shuaib 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 Shuaib? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Shuaib born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shuaib was in 2006 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Shuaib Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shuaib 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 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Shuaib: Your name in reverse order is Biauhs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aihsub. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shuaib? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 281 people with the last name Shuaib.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shuaib? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Shuaib as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m 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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