Sikandar

First Name
<100
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
119
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sikandar

User Submitted Origins

     Hindi
50%
     Arabic
25%
     Greek
25%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Pakistan says the name Sikandar means "A great King" and is of Greek origin.
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Sikandar

Sikandar Kharbanda is an actor. Sikandar was born on January 30th, 1979. Sikandar is also known as Indroneil, Indro, Joker, and Sikky.

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Sikandar Sanam was an actor, comedian, stage (theatre), artist, and stageartist. Sikandar was given the name Mohammad Sikandar on September 21st, 1960 in Karachi. He breathed his last breath on November 5th, 2012.

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Sikandar Butshikan is royalty. He was most active from 1389 to 1413.

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Sikandar was born on April 24th, 1986 in Sialkot.

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He holds the title Sultan of Bijapur. He was most prominent from 1672 to 1686. Sikandar was born as the child of Ali Adil Shah II in 1672. He passed away in 1686.

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Sikandar Sultan is a founder & ceo shan foods ltd., shan food industries, and founder & ceoshan foods ltd.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sikandar

Sikandar Sanam was an actor, comedian, stage (theatre), artist, and stageartist. Sikandar was given the name Mohammad Sikandar on September 21st, 1960 in Karachi. He breathed his last breath on November 5th, 2012.

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Jigar Moradabadi was a ghazal poet. Jigar was given the name Ali Sikandar on April 6th, 1890 in Moradabad. He left this life on September 9th, 1960.

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Asad Sikandar is a Member of Parliament and National Assembly of Pakistan. His most notable accomplishments were from 2013 to present.

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Tanveer was born on February 6th, 1987.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sikandar U.S.
  White 7.56% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 86.55% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.04% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sikandar

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

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Fun Facts about the name Sikandar

  • How Popular is the name Sikandar? As a last name Sikandar was the 140,157th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Sikandar first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Sikandar is Monday, June 20th, 1921.
  • How unique is the name Sikandar? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Sikandar. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Sikandar: Your name in reverse order is Radnakis. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Skaandir. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sikandar? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 119 people with the last name Sikandar.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sikandar? Sikandar is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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