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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Waqar

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W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Q is for quick, no faster wit!

A is for angelic, a truly pure heart

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

Notable Persons Named Waqar

Waqar Younis is a cricketer. Waqar was born on November 16th, 1971 in Vehari, Punjab, Pakistan.


Waqar Zaka is a television presenter, vj (media personality), television host, and vj. He has been prominent since 2005. Waqar was born in Sargodha.


Waqar Ali is a pop music singing and musician. He plays Musical keyboard.


Waqar Hasan is a cricketer. Waqar was born on September 12th, 1932 in Amritsar, Punjab, British India.


Waqar was born on December 19th, 1947 in Lahore, Pakistan. He died on February 23rd, 2016.


Waqar was born on October 3rd, 1968 in Karachi.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Waqar

Naveen Waqar is an actress, vj, and rj. Naveen was given the name Naveen Waqar Haider on January 9th, 1985 in Karachi. Naveen is also known as Fuse.



Mahvash Waqar is a pop, sufi rock, and pop music rj, singing, and radio personality. She was most active from 2006 to 2006.


Faraz Waqar is a writer and film director. He has had major accomplishments since 2012. Faraz was born Faraz Waqar on January 21st, 1976 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.


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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Waqar U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 94.41% 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 Waqar

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

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Fun Facts about the name Waqar

  • How Popular is the name Waqar? Waqar is the 85,931st most popular name of all time. As a last name Waqar was the 109,758th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Waqar have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Waqar in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Waqar? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1991 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Waqar first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Waqar is Sunday, April 21st, 1940.
  • What year had the most people named Waqar born? The highest recorded use of the first name Waqar was in 1991 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Waqar: Your name in reverse order is Raqaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Waraq. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Waqar? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 161 people with the last name Waqar.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Waqar? Waqar is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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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