Syed

Syed - A very unique male name



  Feb 27,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Syed appeared on the charts for the first time in 1974 on position #1250. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Syed and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Syed? 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 Syed. The baby boy name Syed was given to 105 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1167 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 15,629 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Syed peaked in popularity 17 years ago in 2000 on position 748.



Famous with this name

M.K. Syed
Syed Ahmed
Alia Syed


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Syed is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Syed is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #505 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,692.

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 Syed is where you live.


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Syed origin and meaning

Syed is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Syed, pop culture references for the name Syed and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Syed

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

Scott / Seth / Scotty / Scot / Scottie / Shad / Said / Saad / Sixto / Shaheed /

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
20121167
20111163
20101076
20091230
20081017
20071089
20061052
20051068
20041048
2003880
2002887
2001874
2000748
1999870
1998902
1997812
1996915
1995810
1994902
1993937
1992890
1991898
1990998
19891059
1988952
19871038
19861001
1985991
19841490
19831141
19821240
19811066
19801285
19791337
19781086
19771539
19761157
19751904
19741250

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York505
Illinois566
Virginia625
Maryland712
Texas925
Florida1271
California1692

Even more about Syed


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 Syed 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 Syed?

1 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
2000
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Syed
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 15,629
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1974
2012 births +105

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