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3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
237
in the U.S.
in 2010

Zeb

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 10 0 10
1881 10 0 10
1882 10 0 10
1883 13 0 13
1884 11 0 11
1885 5 0 5
1886 8 0 8
1887 8 0 8
1888 16 0 16
1889 8 0 8
1890 8 0 8
1891 8 0 8
1892 7 0 7
1893 6 0 6
1894 6 0 6
1895 11 0 11
1896 13 0 13
1898 7 0 7
1899 8 0 8
1900 8 0 8
1901 5 0 5
1902 8 0 8
1903 12 0 12
1904 11 0 11
1905 8 0 8
1906 6 0 6
1907 5 0 5
1908 6 0 6
1909 12 0 12
1910 7 0 7
1911 10 0 10
1912 17 0 17
1913 18 0 18
1914 31 0 31
1915 26 0 26
1916 24 0 24
1917 23 0 23
1918 42 0 42
1919 30 0 30
1920 28 0 28
1921 37 0 37
1922 48 0 48
1923 31 0 31
1924 41 0 41
1925 35 0 35
1926 28 0 28
1927 26 0 26
1928 25 0 25
1929 28 0 28
1930 29 0 29
1931 23 0 23
1932 23 0 23
1933 30 0 30
1934 14 0 14
1935 20 0 20
1936 12 0 12
1937 17 0 17
1938 15 0 15
1939 12 0 12
1940 16 0 16
1941 11 0 11
1942 20 0 20
1943 14 0 14
1944 16 0 16
1945 17 0 17
1946 17 0 17
1947 14 0 14
1948 11 0 11
1949 16 0 16
1950 14 0 14
1951 16 0 16
1952 11 0 11
1953 11 0 11
1954 11 0 11
1955 15 0 15
1956 13 0 13
1957 20 0 20
1958 15 0 15
1959 12 0 12
1960 17 0 17
1961 9 0 9
1962 9 0 9
1963 6 0 6
1964 12 0 12
1965 11 0 11
1966 8 0 8
1967 10 0 10
1968 8 0 8
1969 6 0 6
1970 8 0 8
1971 9 0 9
1972 11 0 11
1973 14 0 14
1974 17 0 17
1975 12 0 12
1976 20 0 20
1977 26 0 26
1978 59 0 59
1979 65 0 65
1980 40 0 40
1981 35 0 35
1982 22 0 22
1983 34 0 34
1984 35 0 35
1985 13 0 13
1986 21 0 21
1987 18 0 18
1988 24 0 24
1989 17 0 17
1990 24 0 24
1991 34 0 34
1992 17 0 17
1993 24 0 24
1994 27 0 27
1995 28 0 28
1996 18 0 18
1997 22 0 22
1998 19 0 19
1999 26 0 26
2000 26 0 26
2001 35 0 35
2002 30 0 30
2003 35 0 35
2004 28 0 28
2005 33 0 33
2006 31 0 31
2007 25 0 25
2008 35 0 35
2009 27 0 27
2010 18 0 18
2011 32 0 32
2012 31 0 31
2013 27 0 27
2014 31 0 31
2015 16 0 16

Fun Facts about the name Zeb

  • How many people with the first name Zeb have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,589 babies born with the first name Zeb in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zeb to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zeb? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Zeb first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zeb is Thursday, February 8th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Zeb born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zeb was in 1979 with a total of 65 babies.
  • Random Zeb Factoid: According to the 1943 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zeb is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1943.
  • Weird things about the name Zeb: Your name in reverse order is Bez. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Zeb. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zeb? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 237 people with the last name Zeb.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zeb? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zeb 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 Zeb as a last name

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  • Moore
  • Martin

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zeb U.S.
  White 19.83% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 67.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.06% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zeb

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Zeb

The name "Zeb" is of English origin, and it means "Short form of Zebedee or Zebulon". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Diminutive of Zebedee and Zebulun .

  1. A male given name.

Other Inspirations for the Name Zeb

Zeb And Haniya
Zeb Barfield Auction
Zeb Colter
Zeb Orrelios
Zeb Yaj
Zeb Bell
Zeb Eckert
Zeb Hogan

What does the name Zeb mean?

Zis for zeal, your zest for life.

Eis for enjoy, your life can be fun!

Bis for bestow, as you give so much.

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