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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Wanis

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W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

I is for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

Notable Persons Named Wanis

His career lasted from 1968 to 1969. Wanis was born in 1924 in Italian Libya. He left this life in 1986.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Wanis


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International Interest for Wanis

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Popularity of Wanis as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wanis U.S.
  White 92.59% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.70% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wanis

People with the last name Wanis are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Wanis

  • How Popular is the name Wanis? As a last name Wanis was the 126,765th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Wanis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Wanis is Thursday, January 17th, 1884.
  • How unique is the name Wanis? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Wanis. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Wanis: Your name in reverse order is Sinaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Swian. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wanis? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 135 people with the last name Wanis.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wanis? Wanis is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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Past life for Wanis born Dec 10, 1928

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Portugal approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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