Hamzah

Hamzah - A very unique male name



  May 24,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hamzah, meaning powerful, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1989 on position #3145. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hamzah and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hamzah? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Hamzah. The baby boy name Hamzah was given to 21 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2274 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 78,146 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hamzah peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 1999 on position 1650.



Famous with this name

Hamzah Saman
Maizurah Hamzah
Mazuin Hamzah


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Hamzah is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hamzah is currently topping the baby name charts in Pennsylvania at position #958 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,102.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Hamzah is where you live.


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Hamzah origin and meaning

Hamzah is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means powerful. To see famous people named Hamzah, pop culture references for the name Hamzah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hamzah

We've found the following names that sound similar to Hamzah, sorted by popularity.

Hans / Hank / Hamza / Hung / Humza / Hoang / Heinz / Hong / Hamsa / Haynes /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122274
20112435
20102571
20092192
20082139
20072241
20062277
20052104
20042235
20032075
20022259
20012333
20002089
19991650
19982083
19962377
19952262
19933299
19893145

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Pennsylvania958
Texas1901
California2102

Even more about Hamzah


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Hamzah a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Hamzah?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1999
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Hamzah
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 78,146
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1989
2012 births +21

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