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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Waseem

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Alt. Meaning

W is for willing, to go the extra mile

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

S is for special, you are, you know!

E is for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

Notable Persons Named Waseem

Waseem Abbas is an actor, film director, and director. He was most active from 1978 to 1978. Waseem was born on September 9th, 1960 in Lahore.

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Waseem Badami is a journalist. He was most active from 2006 to present. Waseem was born Waseem Badami in 7 in Karachi.

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Waseem Akhtar is a Member of Parliament and National Assembly of Pakistan. He has had major accomplishments since 2013. Waseem was born in karachi.

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Waseem Mushtaq is an actor, model (people), and model. His ongoing career started in 2006. Waseem was born on April 21st, 1984 in Kashmir.

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Waseem was born on March 10th, 1978 in Sialkot.

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He was most active from 2005 to present. Waseem was given the name Waseem Hussain Shaikh on November 7th, 1984 in Dubai.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Waseem

Muhammad was born on August 29th, 1987 in Quetta.

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Abdul was born on October 6th, 1964 in Karachi.

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Waseem Tarar is a columnist. Waseem was given the name Muhammad Waseem in Nat Kalan.

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Daniyal Waseem is a journalist, businessperson, and businessman. They were most prominent from 1999 to present. Daniyal was given the name Asif Waseem on September 9th, 1982 in Quetta.

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M. Waseem is an athlete for the PMC Club Athletico Faisalabad.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1979 8 0 8
1980 7 0 7
1981 6 0 6
1982 5 0 5
1983 6 0 6
1984 5 0 5
1985 10 0 10
1987 18 0 18
1988 11 0 11
1989 12 0 12
1990 16 0 16
1991 11 0 11
1992 15 0 15
1993 14 0 14
1994 17 0 17
1995 12 0 12
1996 19 0 19
1997 11 0 11
1998 21 0 21
1999 22 0 22
2000 15 0 15
2001 20 0 20
2002 18 0 18
2003 24 0 24
2004 16 0 16
2005 17 0 17
2006 17 0 17
2007 26 0 26
2008 18 0 18
2009 21 0 21
2010 10 0 10
2011 31 0 31
2012 12 0 12
2013 22 0 22
2014 29 0 29
2015 23 0 23
2016 31 0 31
2017 27 0 27

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Popularity of Waseem as a first name

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Popularity of Waseem as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Waseem U.S.
  White 4.02% 64.26%
  African American 1.81% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 92.35% 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 Waseem

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

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Fun Facts about the name Waseem

  • How Popular is the name Waseem? Waseem is the 14,217th most popular name of all time. As a last name Waseem was the 43,438th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Waseem have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 623 babies born with the first name Waseem in the United States. That's more than enough people named Waseem to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Waseem? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Waseem first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Waseem is Saturday, July 15th, 1939.
  • What year had the most people named Waseem born? The highest recorded use of the first name Waseem was in 2011 with a total of 31 babies.
  • Random Waseem Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Waseem is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Waseem: Your name in reverse order is Meesaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Smaewe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Waseem? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 497 people with the last name Waseem.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Waseem? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Waseem as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k 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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