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since 1880
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233
in the U.S.
in 2010

Zain

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 5 0 5
1977 6 0 6
1979 13 0 13
1980 7 0 7
1981 8 0 8
1982 7 0 7
1983 6 0 6
1984 14 0 14
1985 15 0 15
1986 22 0 22
1987 24 0 24
1988 30 0 30
1989 26 0 26
1990 55 6 49
1991 43 0 43
1992 54 0 54
1993 42 5 37
1994 65 5 60
1995 81 6 75
1996 81 0 81
1997 102 8 94
1998 130 0 130
1999 147 8 139
2000 135 0 135
2001 175 7 168
2002 188 14 174
2003 194 5 189
2004 215 0 215
2005 223 8 215
2006 233 5 228
2007 245 7 238
2008 281 8 273
2009 305 10 295
2010 293 14 279
2011 313 5 308
2012 342 12 330
2013 383 20 363
2014 394 21 373
2015 360 15 345

Fun Facts about the name Zain

  • How many people with the first name Zain have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,262 babies born with the first name Zain in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zain to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zain? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zain first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zain is Wednesday, July 5th, 1899.
  • What year had the most people named Zain born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zain was in 2014 with a total of 373 babies.
  • Random Zain Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zain is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 43 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Zain: Your name in reverse order is Niaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Zain. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zain? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 233 people with the last name Zain.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zain? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zain as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Zain as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zain U.S.
  White 45.06% 64.26%
  African American 10.73% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 34.76% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.72% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zain

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Zain" mean? The list below shows the origins of Zain as well as things modernly associated with the name Zain such as celebrities named Zain.

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Zain

The name "Zain" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Handsome". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Zain
A horse of a dark color, neither gray nor white, and having no spots.

From Arabic زين (“beauty”)

  1. Alternative spelling of Zayn

Zain was also found in the following language(s): German

Other Inspirations for the Name Zain

Zain Asher
Zain Jordan
Zain Verjee
Zain Iraq
Zain Javadd Malik
Zain Nadella
Zain Retherford

What does the name Zain mean?

Zis for zip, the quickness in your step!

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

Iis for innovator, always improving

Nis for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

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