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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Yasir

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Yasir means "Rich, Things become easy, Comfort".
  2. A user from Pakistan says the name Yasir is of Arabic origin and means "One that makes things easy".
  3. According to a user from Indonesia, the name Yasir is of Arabic origin and means "that make it easy".
  4. 2 submissions from Virginia, U.S. agree the name Yasir means "to be rich" and is of Arabic origin.
  5. A submission from Massachusetts, U.S. says the name Yasir means "Rich" and is of Arabic origin.
  6. A submission from Pakistan says the name Yasir means "Wealthy" and is of Arabic origin.
  7. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Yasir is of English origin and means "A gift of god".
  8. A user from New Jersey, U.S. says the name Yasir is of Arabic origin and means "Person".
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Notable Persons Named Yasir

Notable Persons Named Yasir

Yasir Naqvi

He was most prominent from 2007 to present. Yasir was born in 1973 in Karachi.

Yasir Hussain

Yasir Hussain is an actor, vj (media personality), screenwriter, playwright, vj, and playwriter. He has been prominent since 2013. Yasir was born in Islamabad.

Yasir Shah

Yasir was born on May 2nd, 1986 in Swabi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

Yasir Nawaz Baloch

Yasir Nawaz Baloch is a director, producer, actor, model, television director, television producer, model (people), and actorandmodel. Yasir was born on June 22nd, 1970.

Yasir Jaswal

Yasir Jaswal is a film and music director, writer, singer, and photographer. Yasir was born Yasir Jaswal on March 11th, 1983 in Lahore. Yasir is also known as Yasir M Jaswal.

Yasir Hameed

Yasir Hameed is a cricketer. Yasir was born on February 28th, 1978 in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Yasir

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yasir

Nida Yasir

Nida Yasir is a television presenter, actor, and television host. Nida was given the name Nida Pasha in Karachi.

Khalid Iqbal Yasir

Khalid Iqbal Yasir is an urdu poet, journalist, writer, critic, and urdu poetry. Khalid was born Khalid Iqbal Yasir on March 13th, 1952 in Sargodha, Sargodha Division, Punjab, Pakistan.

Muhammad Yasir

Muhammad Yasir is a soccer player for the Free agent, Sriwijaya FC, Persikota Tangerang, Arema Cronus F.C., Persija Jakarta, Persijap Jepara, Persiwa Wamena, Indonesia national under-19 football team, and Indonesia national under-23 football team. Muhammad was born on January 13th, 1985 in Medan.

Sameer Yasir

Sameer Yasir is a journalist and writer. Sameer was born in 1984 in Baramulla.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yasir U.S.
  White 13.29% 64.26%
  African American 14.56% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 67.72% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.43% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yasir

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

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Fun Facts about the name Yasir

  • How Popular is the name Yasir? Yasir is the 6,447th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yasir was the 111,426th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yasir have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,274 babies born with the first name Yasir in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yasir 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 Yasir? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yasir first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yasir is Friday, January 12th, 1940.
  • What year had the most people named Yasir born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yasir was in 2019 with a total of 204 babies.
  • Random Yasir Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yasir is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Yasir: The name spelled backwards is Risay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Riyas. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yasir? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 158 people with the last name Yasir.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yasir? Yasir is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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