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

What does the name Wasim mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Wasim

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W is for willing, to go the extra mile

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

I is for impartial, a great arbiter

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

Notable Persons Named Wasim

Wasim Akram is a cricketer. Wasim was born on June 3rd, 1966 in Lahore.


Wasim Jaffer is a cricketer. Wasim was born on February 16th, 1978 in Mumbai.


Wasim Sajjad is a Zia Cabinet. Wasim was born on March 30th, 1941 in Jalandhar.


Wasim Raja was a cricketer. Wasim was born on July 3rd, 1952 in Multan. He left this life on August 23rd, 2006.


Wasim Bari is a cricketer.


Wasim Gulzar Khan is a cricketer. Wasim was born on February 26th, 1971 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Wasim

Zaira Wasim is an actor and actress. She was most prominent from 2015 to 2015. Zaira was born Zaira Wasim in 2000.


Imad Wasim is a cricketer. Imad was born on December 18th, 1988 in Swansea.


Mohammad Wasim is a cricketer.


Saira was born in 1975.


Wasim is an actor. Wasim was given the name Mesbah Uddin Ahmed .


Jahangir Wasim is a humanitarian and businessman. They were most active from 2003 to present. Jahangir was born Jahangir Wasim on January 15th, 1991 in Quetta, Pakistan.


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International Interest for Wasim

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wasim U.S.
  White 5.14% 64.26%
  African American 3.74% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 86.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.34% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wasim

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

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Fun Facts about the name Wasim

  • How Popular is the name Wasim? Wasim is the 32,627th most popular name of all time. As a last name Wasim was the 86,981st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Wasim have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 132 babies born with the first name Wasim in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wasim to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Wasim? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1983 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Wasim first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wasim is Sunday, January 1st, 1928.
  • What year had the most people named Wasim born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wasim was in 1999 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Wasim: Your name in reverse order is Misaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iwsam. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wasim? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 214 people with the last name Wasim.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wasim? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wasim as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m 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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