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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Yaseen

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Yaseen means "I think it means chief as in like lord but chief. It's also one of my names!. It's the Pakistani language. I can't find Pakistani in the origin" and is of Persian / Iranian origin.
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Notable Persons Named Yaseen

Notable Persons Named Yaseen

Yaseen Anwar

Yaseen Anwar is a Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, and 17th Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan. Yaseen was born Yaseen Anwar on March 31st, 1951 in Karachi.

Yaseen Al-Bakhit

Yaseen Al-Bakhit is a soccer player for the Al-Faisaly SC (Amman), Al-Yarmouk FC (Jordan), Al-Taawoun FC, Al-Faisaly FC (Harmah), Ettifaq FC, Al-Shoulla F.C., and Jordan national football team. Yaseen was born on March 24th, 1989 in Amman.

Yaseen Al-Sheyadi

Yaseen Al-Sheyadi is a soccer player for the Al-Suwaiq Club, Oman national under-23 football team, and Oman national football team. Yaseen was born on February 5th, 1994 in Oman. Yaseen is also known as ياسين خليل عبدالله الشيادي(Arabic).

Yaseen Vallie

Yaseen was born on July 30th, 1989 in Cape Town.

Yaseen Valli

Yaseen was born on June 3rd, 1995 in Norwood, Gauteng.

Yaseen Al-Shuhimi

Yaseen Al-Shuhimi is a sports team member for the Sur SC.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Yaseen

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yaseen

Anas Bani Yaseen

Anas Bani Yaseen is a soccer player for the Free agent, Al-Arabi (Irbid), Najran SC, Qadsia SC, Al-Wahda F.C., Al Dhafra FC, Al-Raed FC, Jordan national under-20 football team, and Jordan national football team. Anas was born on November 29th, 1988 in Irbid.

Bashar Bani Yaseen

Bashar Bani Yaseen is a soccer player for the Sur SC, Al-Hussein SC (Irbid), Al-Muharraq SC, Al-Jazeera (Jordan), Al-Hazm F.C., Al-Wehdat SC, Al-Arabi (Irbid), and Jordan national football team. Bashar was born on June 1st, 1977 in Irbid.

Moataz Yaseen

Moataz Yaseen is a soccer player for the That Ras Club, Al-Ahli SC (Amman), Shabab Al-Ordon Club, and Jordan national football team. Moataz was born on November 3rd, 1982 in Jordan.

Muhammad Yaseen

Khalid Kamal Yaseen

Khalid was born on October 10th, 1982.

Asaad Ali Yaseen

Asaad Ali Yaseen is an Ambassador of Iraq to Bulgaria and Former Ambassador of Iraq to Yemen. Asaad was born on February 3rd, 1953 in Samarra.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yaseen U.S.
  White 44.44% 64.26%
  African American 5.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 43.36% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.42% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yaseen

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

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Fun Facts about the name Yaseen

  • How Popular is the name Yaseen? Yaseen is the 6,412th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yaseen was the 55,619th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yaseen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,293 babies born with the first name Yaseen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yaseen to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yaseen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Yaseen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yaseen is Thursday, March 19th, 1925.
  • What year had the most people named Yaseen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yaseen was in 2015 with a total of 177 babies.
  • Random Yaseen Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yaseen is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Yaseen: The name spelled backwards is Neesay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Aseyen. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yaseen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 369 people with the last name Yaseen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yaseen? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Yaseen as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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