First Name
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 Yehia

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Alt. Meaning

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

H is for hand, that you always give.

I is for incorruptible, always standing up for what is right

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Notable Persons Named Yehia

Yehia El-Fakharany is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1972 to 1972. Yehia was given the name Mohamed Yehia El-Fakharany on April 7th, 1945 in Cairo.


Yehia El-Gamal is a Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of State, and Administrative Reform. Yehia was born on August 15th, 1930 in Kingdom of Egypt.


Yehia was given the name Yehia Yehia Hasan Chahine on July 28th, 1917 in Imbabah, Egypt. He left this life on March 18th, 1994.


Yehia was born on July 17th, 1995.


Yehia Dessouki is a in the field of painting. Yehia was born on March 13th, 1978 in Cairo.


Yehia Emam was a soccer player for the Zamalek SC and Egypt national football team. Yehia was born in 1919. He died in 1997.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Yehia

Tarek was born on May 18th, 1987.


Hamada Yehia is an athlete for the Aswan SC.


Ibrahim Yehia is a sports team member for the ENPPI Club.


Adel Yehia is an athlete for the FC Masr.


Ahmed Yehia is an athlete for the FC Masr.


Mohamed Yehia is a sports team member for the Ghazl El Mahalla SC.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yehia U.S.
  White 84.29% 64.26%
  African American 2.62% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.81% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.24% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yehia

People with the last name Yehia are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Yehia

  • How Popular is the name Yehia? Yehia is the 41,162nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Yehia was the 95,545th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yehia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 74 babies born with the first name Yehia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yehia 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 Yehia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yehia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yehia is Friday, February 26th, 1904.
  • What year had the most people named Yehia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yehia was in 2014 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Yehia Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yehia is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Yehia: Your name in reverse order is Aihey. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aeihy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yehia? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 191 people with the last name Yehia.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yehia? Yehia 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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