Sufyan name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Sufyan mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Sufyan

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Pennsylvania, U.S. says the name Sufyan is of Arabic origin and means "Gift from Allah".
  2. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Sufyan means "Hello".
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Notable Persons Named Sufyan

Notable Persons Named Sufyan

Sufyan ath-Thawri ibn Said

Sufyan ath-Thawri ibn Said was a philosopher. Sufyan was born in 716. He passed away in 161.

Sufyan Gulam Ismail

He holds the title ‘Philanthropist and Entrepreneur'. Sufyan was born on September 2nd, 1975 in Bolton.

Sufyan Mehmood

Sufyan was born on October 21st, 1991.

Sufyan Munir

Sufyan was born on July 3rd, 1980 in Gujrat, Pakistan.

Sufyan Ibn `Uyaynah

Sufyan was born in 725. He died on February 25th, 0815.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Sufyan

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sufyan

Ramla Bint Abi Sufyan

Ramla was born in 594. She left this life in 664.

Yazīd bin Abī Sufyān


Fun Facts about the name Sufyan

  • How Popular is the name Sufyan? Sufyan is the 18,332nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sufyan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 432 babies born with the first name Sufyan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sufyan 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 Sufyan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Sufyan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sufyan was in 2014 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Sufyan Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sufyan is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Sufyan: The name spelled backwards is Nayfus. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nysafu. How do you pronounce that?
  • Sufyan name meaning

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