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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Suan

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From Hokkien 孫/孙 (Sun).

  1. A surname​ of Chinese origin.

Notable Persons Named Suan

Suan Lam Mang is a soccer player for the Chin United F.C., Zwegabin United F.C., and Myanmar national football team. Suan was born on July 28th, 1994 in Kalay.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Suan

Hannah Yeoh Tseow Suan is a Speaker of Selangor State Legislative Assembly and Selangor State. Hannah was born on January 9th, 1979 in Kuala Lumpur.


Abbas Suan is a soccer player for the Bnei Sakhnin F.C., Hapoel Sakhnin F.C., Maccabi Haifa F.C., Hapoel Ironi Kiryat Shmona F.C., and Israel national football team. Abbas was born on January 27th, 1976 in Sakhnin.


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Popularity of Suan as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Suan U.S.
  White 10.26% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 70.63% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 10.49% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.93% 16.26%

Of Last Name Suan

People with the last name Suan are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Suan

  • How Popular is the name Suan? Suan is the 31,062nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Suan was the 49,087th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Suan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 147 babies born with the first name Suan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Suan 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 Suan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Suan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Suan is Friday, August 23rd, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Suan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Suan was in 1968 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Suan: Your name in reverse order is Naus. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sanu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Suan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 429 people with the last name Suan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Suan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Suan as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k 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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