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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Yasin

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Austria, the name Yasin is of Arabic origin and means "The heart of Quran".
  2. A submission from Hungary says the name Yasin means "O human being, or O Muhammad" and is of Arabic origin.
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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Yasin

Notable Persons Named Yasin

Yasin Öztekin

Yasin Öztekin is a soccer player for the Galatasaray S.K. (football), Borussia Dortmund, Borussia Dortmund II, Gençlerbirliği S.K., Trabzonspor, Kayseri Erciyesspor, and Turkey national football team. Yasin was born on March 19th, 1987 in Dortmund, West Germany.

Yasin Pehlivan

Yasin Pehlivan is a soccer player for the FC Red Bull Salzburg, Ottakring, First Vienna FC, SK Rapid Wien, Gaziantepspor, Bursaspor, Kayseri Erciyesspor, Austria national under-19 football team, Austria national under-21 football team, and Austria national football team. Yasin was born on January 5th, 1989 in Vienna.

Yasin al-Hashimi

Yasin al-Hashimi is a Prime Minister of Iraq.

Yasin Özdenak

Yasin Özdenak is a soccer player for the İstanbulspor A.Ş., Galatasaray S.K. (football), New York Cosmos (1970–85), and Turkey national football team. Yasin was born on October 11th, 1948 in İskenderun.

Yasin Hayal

Yasin was born in 1980.

Yasin Haji Osman Sharmarke

Yasin Haji Osman Sharmarke was a politician and activist. He holds the title President of the Somali Youth League and President of theSomali Youth League. Yasin was born in Somalia. Yasin is also known as Shirmarke and Yaasiin Haaji 'Ismaan (Somali); ياسين الحاج عثمان شارماركي (Arabic). He left this life in 1943.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Yasin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yasin

Abdul Rahman Yasin

Abdul Rahman Yasin is a military person.

Khalid Yasin

Khalid was born in 1946 in Harlem. Khalid is also known as Abu Muhammad and Abu Muhammad Khalid Yasin.

Hassan Sheheryar Yasin

Hassan Sheheryar Yasin is a fashion design. Hassan was born in Pakistan.

Neşe Yaşın

Neşe Yaşın is a poet and author. Neşe was born on February 12th, 1959 in Nicosia.

Shadya Yasin

Shadya Yasin is an activism, poet, teacher, and activist. She holds the title Coordinator for the York Youth Coalition. Shadya was born in 1984 in Somalia. Shadya is also known as Shaadiyya Yaasiin; شادية ياسين.

Mehmet Yaşın

Mehmet Yaşın is a poet and author. Mehmet was born in 1958 in Yenişehir, Nicosia.

  • Yazid Yasin
    Soccer Player

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yasin U.S.
  White 41.19% 64.26%
  African American 22.75% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 23.97% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 7.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yasin

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

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Fun Facts about the name Yasin

  • How Popular is the name Yasin? Yasin is the 6,908th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yasin was the 15,002nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yasin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,045 babies born with the first name Yasin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yasin 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 Yasin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yasin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yasin is Thursday, May 10th, 1906.
  • What year had the most people named Yasin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yasin was in 2019 with a total of 123 babies.
  • Random Yasin Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yasin is not a popular baby boy's name in Washington. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Washington have the same name in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Yasin: The name spelled backwards is Nisay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nasiy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yasin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,969 people with the last name Yasin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yasin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Yasin as their last name since less than 1 person in 149k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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