First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
749
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Vinh

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  • A user from California, United States says the name Vinh is of Vietnamese origin and means "Bright".

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  1. gulf, bay

Notable Persons With the Last Name Vinh

Lê Công Vinh is a soccer player for the Becamex Bình Dương F.C., Sông Lam Nghệ An F.C., Hà Nội T&T F.C., Leixões S.C., Hà Nội F.C. (1956), Consadole Sapporo, Vietnam national under-19 football team, Vietnam national under-23 football team, and Vietnam national football team. Lê was born on December 10th, 1985 in Quỳnh Lưu District.

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Quang Vinh is a pop music musician. He plays Vocals. Quang was given the name Trần Quang Vinh on May 18th, 1982. Quang is also known as Quang Vinh and Trần.

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Khoi was born on December 3rd, 1971 in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Nguyễn Văn Vĩnh was a journalist, translation, and journalisttranslator. Nguyễn was born in 1882. They left this life in 1936.

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Châu Lê Phước Vĩnh is a soccer player for the SHB Đà Nẵng F.C., Vietnam national under-23 football team, and Vietnam national football team. Châu was born on June 22nd, 1985 in Da Nang.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 8 0 8
1977 9 0 9
1978 14 0 14
1979 23 0 23
1980 36 0 36
1981 50 0 50
1982 44 5 39
1983 58 0 58
1984 47 5 42
1985 40 0 40
1986 34 0 34
1987 26 0 26
1988 37 0 37
1989 37 0 37
1990 40 0 40
1991 43 0 43
1992 44 0 44
1993 46 0 46
1994 34 0 34
1995 42 0 42
1996 29 0 29
1997 36 0 36
1998 20 0 20
1999 39 0 39
2000 35 0 35
2001 32 0 32
2002 43 0 43
2003 52 0 52
2004 32 0 32
2005 32 0 32
2006 43 0 43
2007 44 0 44
2008 37 0 37
2009 35 0 35
2010 23 0 23
2011 20 0 20
2012 37 0 37
2013 24 0 24
2014 31 0 31
2015 34 0 34
2016 25 0 25
2017 14 0 14

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Popularity of Vinh as a last name

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Common last names for Vinh

  • Nguyen
  • Tran
  • Le
  • Ly
  • Vu
  • Hoang
  • Duong
  • Huynh
  • Vuong
  • Luong

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vinh U.S.
  White 2.67% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 93.72% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.40% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.20% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vinh

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

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Fun Facts about the name Vinh

  • How Popular is the name Vinh? Vinh is the 8,391st most popular name of all time. As a last name Vinh was the 31,001st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Vinh have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,429 babies born with the first name Vinh in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vinh to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vinh? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Vinh first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vinh is Wednesday, February 22nd, 1899.
  • What year had the most people named Vinh born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vinh was in 1983 with a total of 58 babies.
  • Random Vinh Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vinh is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Vinh: Your name in reverse order is Hniv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Vhni. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vinh? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 749 people with the last name Vinh.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vinh? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Vinh as their last name since less than 1 person in 400k 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).
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