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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010



Fun Facts about the name Susumu

  • How many people with the first name Susumu have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 351 babies born with the first name Susumu in the United States. That's more than enough people named Susumu 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 Susumu? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Susumu first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Susumu is Friday, October 10th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Susumu born? The highest recorded use of the first name Susumu was in 1919 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Susumu Factoid: According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Susumu ranks 80th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 10 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1921.
  • Weird things about the name Susumu: Your name in reverse order is Umusus. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Umssuu. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Susumu as a first name

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Common last names for Susumu

  • Sakamoto
  • Ono

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Susumu" mean? The list below shows the origins of Susumu as well as things modernly associated with the name Susumu such as celebrities named Susumu.


Origin and Meaning of Susumu

The name "Susumu" is of Japanese origin, and it means "Advance, Proceed". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Susumu Terajima

Susumu Terajima is an actor. Susumu was born in 1963.


Other Inspirations for the Name Susumu

Susumu Chiba
Susumu Hirasawa
Susumu Hirasawa Forces
Susumu Hirasawa Parade
Susumu Kimura
Susumu Kurobe
Susumu Tonegawa
Susumu Tonegawa Mit
Susumu Yokota
Susumu Kodai

What does the name Susumu mean?

Sis for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

Uis for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

Sis for select, as few are chosen.

Uis for unite, you bring people together.

Mis for melody, the song of life.

Uis for understanding, you show for others.

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