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282
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Thanh

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Notable Persons Named Thanh

Thành Thái was royalty. He holds the title Emperor of Vietnam. His career lasted from 1889 to 1907. Thành was born as the child of Dục Đức on March 14th, 1879. He left this life on March 24th, 1954.

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He holds the title King of Đại Ngu and King ofĐại Ngu. His most notable accomplishments were from 1400 to 1400.

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Thanh Lam is a pop music, jazz, and folk music musician. She plays Vocals. Thanh was given the name Đoàn Thanh Lam on June 19th, 1969 in Hanoi.

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Thanh Hai Ngo is a Member of the Senate of Canada for Ontario and Member of the Senate of CanadaforOntario. Thanh was born on January 3rd, 1947 in Vietnam.

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Thành was born on January 1st, 1982.

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Thanh was born on October 20th, 1979.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Thanh

Son Ngoc Thanh was an office holder. Son was born on December 7th, 1908 in Trà Vinh Province. He passed away on August 8th, 1977.

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Phùng Quang Thanh is a Member of the Politburo, Chief of the General Staff, 10th Minister of Defence, Member of thePolitburo, and Chief of theGeneral Staff. Phùng was born on February 2nd, 1949 in Mê Linh, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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Vũ Văn Thanh is a soccer player for the Hoàng Anh Gia Lai F.C., Hoang Anh Gia Lai – Arsenal JMG Academy, Vietnam national under-19 football team, and Vietnam national under-23 football team. Vũ was born on April 14th, 1996 in Hải Dương Province.

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Nguyễn Ngọc Thành is a in the field of informatics. Nguyễn was born on May 25th, 1963 in Quảng Bình Province.

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Nguyễn was born on January 1st, 1914 in Annam. Nguyễn is also known as Sáu Vi and Truong Son. He died on July 7th, 1967.

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How popular is the baby name Thanh in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 24 12 12
1977 19 5 14
1978 26 14 12
1979 55 16 39
1980 69 37 32
1981 103 36 67
1982 101 27 74
1983 91 34 57
1984 79 30 49
1985 85 40 45
1986 73 27 46
1987 71 25 46
1988 59 22 37
1989 62 21 41
1990 63 18 45
1991 64 29 35
1992 60 27 33
1993 59 21 38
1994 44 14 30
1995 52 17 35
1996 43 16 27
1997 29 11 18
1998 20 9 11
1999 45 17 28
2000 40 15 25
2001 33 13 20
2002 34 13 21
2003 26 10 16
2004 22 9 13
2005 24 9 15
2006 24 10 14
2007 18 6 12
2008 17 6 11
2009 12 6 6
2010 14 9 5
2011 17 7 10
2012 13 0 13
2013 18 5 13
2014 16 7 9
2015 7 0 7
2016 6 0 6

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Popularity of Thanh as a last name

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Common last names for Thanh

  • Nguyen
  • Tran
  • Le
  • Huynh
  • Lam
  • Truong
  • Ly
  • Ngo
  • Vo
  • Dang
  • Do
  • Duong
  • Vu
  • Luong
  • Quach
  • Doan

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Thanh U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 97.16% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.77% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Thanh

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

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Fun Facts about the name Thanh

  • How Popular is the name Thanh? Thanh is the 7,413th most popular name of all time. As a last name Thanh was the 69,579th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Thanh have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,737 babies born with the first name Thanh in the United States. That's more than enough people named Thanh to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Thanh? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 24 new born babies.
  • When was Thanh first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Thanh is Friday, January 1st, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Thanh born? The highest recorded use of the first name Thanh was in 1982 with a total of 74 babies.
  • Random Thanh Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Thanh is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Thanh: Your name in reverse order is Hnaht. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hanth. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Thanh? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 282 people with the last name Thanh.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Thanh? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Thanh 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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