Simi

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348
in the U.S.
since 1880
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601
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Simi

User Submitted Origins

     Yoruba
22%
     Hebrew
19%
     Indian (Sanskrit)
19%
     English
15%
     Arabic
15%
     Islamic/Muslim
4%
     Hindi
4%
     African
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Nigeria says the name Simi means "Rest" and is of Yoruba origin.
  • A user from Bangladesh says the name Simi means "Abundance".
  • A user from Nevada, United States says the name Simi means ""Little wind cloud" from the Native American Chumash Tribe.".
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Simi means "Prayer" and is of Hindi origin.
  • A user from District of Columbia, United States says the name Simi is of Yoruba origin and means "Rest".

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Wiktionary
  1. Symi (Greek island)

Notable Persons Named Simi

Simi Garewal is a film actor, producer, director, chat show hostess, and film producer. Simi was given the name Simrita Garewal on October 17th, 1947 in Ludhiana.

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Simi Sernaker is a rock music and garage rock musician. She plays Violin and Vocals. Simi was born on July 19th, 1979. Simi is also known as Stone and Simi.

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Simi Linton is a in the field of disability studies. Simi was born in New York City.

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Simi is an athlete for the Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, FS Cartagena, Joinville Esporte Clube, Valencia FS, and Brazil national futsal team. Simi was born on October 29th, 1977 in São Paulo.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Simi

Carlo was born on November 7th, 1924. He breathed his last breath on November 26th, 2000.

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Simi is an athlete for the Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, FS Cartagena, Joinville Esporte Clube, Valencia FS, and Brazil national futsal team. Simi was born on October 29th, 1977 in São Paulo.

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Jerome Simi is an athlete for the Te Atatu AFC.

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Popularity of Simi as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Simi U.S.
  White 75.71% 64.26%
  African American 3.33% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 8.15% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.33% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.49% 16.26%

Of Last Name Simi

People with the last name Simi are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Simi

  • How Popular is the name Simi? Simi is the 20,155th most popular name of all time. As a last name Simi was the 37,125th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Simi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 348 babies born with the first name Simi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Simi 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 Simi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Simi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Simi is Wednesday, March 3rd, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Simi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Simi was in 2007 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Simi Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Simi is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Simi: Your name in reverse order is Imis. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iims. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Simi? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 601 people with the last name Simi.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Simi? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Simi as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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