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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yasser mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Yasser

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  • A user from Egypt says the name Yasser is of Arabic origin and means "Ease and softness".
  • A submission from Egypt says the name Yasser means "Who makes things easier Easy going" and is of Arabic origin.
  • According to a user from Lebanon, the name Yasser is of Arabic origin and means "God's gift".
Other origins: Indian (Sanskrit)

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Alt. Meaning

Y is for young, the years never show!

A is for accountable, someone to be counted on

S is for sensible, the practical side.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

R is for rewards, from your hard work

Notable Persons Named Yasser

Yasser Arafat was a president. He was most prominent from 1994 to 2004. Yasser was born on August 24th, 1929 in Cairo. He left this life on November 11th, 2004.

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Yasser Seirawan is a chess player. He holds the title Grandmaster and Grandmaster (chess). Yasser was born on March 24th, 1960 in Damascus.

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Yasser Al-Qahtani is a soccer player for the Al-Hilal FC, Al-Qadisiyah FC, Al-Najma, Al Ain FC, and Saudi Arabia national football team. Yasser was born on October 11th, 1982 in Khobar.

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Yasser was born on January 20th, 1979 in Kuwait.

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Yasser Corona is a soccer player for the Querétaro F.C., Monarcas Morelia, Chiapas F.C., Puebla F.C., San Luis F.C., and Mexico national football team. Yasser was born on July 28th, 1987 in Tepic. Yasser is also known as Corona Delgado and Yasser Anwar (Spanish).

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Yasser Abbas is a businessman. Yasser was given the name Yasser Mahmoud Reda Abbas by his parent Mahmoud Abbas.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Yasser

Ahmed Yasser is a soccer player for the Lekhwiya SC and Qatar national football team. Ahmed was born on May 17th, 1994 in Qatar.

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Hussein Yasser is a soccer player for the Al-Wakrah Sport Club, Al Ahly SC, Al-Khor Sports Club, Al-Rayan SC, Manchester United F.C., Royal Antwerp F.C., AEL Limassol, Al Sadd SC, Manchester City F.C., S.C. Braga, Boavista F.C., Zamalek SC, Lierse S.K., and Qatar national football team. Hussein was born on January 9th, 1984 in Doha, Qatar.

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Radwan Yasser is a soccer player for the Baladeyet El Mahalla, F.C. Hansa Rostock, Al Ahly SC, and Egypt national football team. Radwan was born on April 22nd, 1972 in Dakahlia Governorate.

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Ramadan was born on July 19th, 1980 in New Valley Governorate.

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Joseph Yasser was a musicology and musicologist. He was most active from 1918 to 1981. Joseph was born on April 16th, 1893 in Lodz, Poland. He passed away on September 6th, 1981.

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Mohammed Yasser is a soccer player for the Al Kharaitiyat SC, Al-Khor Sports Club, Al-Rayan SC, Qatar SC, Al-Gharafa Sports Club, Umm Salal SC, and Qatar national football team. Mohammed was born on October 10th, 1982.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1975 5 0 5
1977 7 0 7
1978 6 0 6
1979 12 0 12
1980 15 0 15
1981 14 0 14
1982 9 0 9
1983 10 0 10
1984 9 0 9
1985 11 0 11
1986 14 0 14
1987 9 0 9
1988 8 0 8
1989 11 0 11
1990 10 0 10
1992 12 0 12
1994 14 0 14
1995 10 0 10
1996 11 0 11
1997 14 0 14
1998 18 0 18
1999 19 0 19
2000 14 0 14
2001 20 0 20
2002 17 0 17
2003 19 0 19
2004 21 0 21
2005 30 0 30
2006 40 0 40
2007 19 0 19
2008 25 0 25
2009 30 0 30
2010 25 0 25
2011 30 0 30
2012 45 0 45
2013 49 0 49
2014 41 0 41
2015 44 0 44
2016 60 0 60
2017 60 0 60

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Popularity of Yasser as a first name

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Popularity of Yasser as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yasser U.S.
  White 70.00% 64.26%
  African American 6.36% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 13.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.45% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yasser

People with the last name Yasser are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Yasser

  • How Popular is the name Yasser? Yasser is the 11,820th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yasser was the 149,395th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yasser have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 837 babies born with the first name Yasser in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yasser to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yasser? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yasser first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yasser is Monday, January 7th, 1918.
  • What year had the most people named Yasser born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yasser was in 2016 with a total of 60 babies.
  • Random Yasser Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yasser is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Yasser: Your name in reverse order is Ressay. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ersyas. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yasser? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 110 people with the last name Yasser.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yasser? Yasser 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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