Menu

Yassin

First Name
923
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
1k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Yassin

User Submitted Origins

Islamic/Muslim
66%
Arabic
26%
Jewish
3%
Spanish
3%
African
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Tanzania, United Republic of, the name Yassin means "a rich person and it is of Arabic origin".
  2. A submission from Rwanda says the name Yassin means "Happinesss" and is of Arabic origin.
  3. A submission from the United Arab Emirates says the name Yassin means "Quran" and is of Arabic origin.
names by meaning.

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Yassin to us below

International Interest
Also see international interest

Notable Persons Named Yassin

Notable Persons Named Yassin

The Narcicyst

The Narcicyst is a rapping. He has had major accomplishments since 2000. The was given the name Yassin Alsalman on May 26th, 1982 in Dubai.

Popularity:
Yassin Abdullah Kadi

Yassin was born in 1956. Yassin is also known as Yasin Abdullah Ezzedine Qadi.

Popularity:
Yassin Ayoub

Yassin Ayoub is a soccer player for the FC Utrecht, HFC Haarlem, AFC Ajax, Netherlands national under-17 football team, and Netherlands national under-19 football team. Yassin was born on March 6th, 1994 in Al Hoceima.

Popularity:
Yassin al-Haj Saleh

Yassin al-Haj Saleh is a writer and political dissident. Yassin was born in 1961 in Al-Raqqah.

Popularity:
Yassin Moutaouakil

Yassin Moutaouakil is a soccer player for the LB Châteauroux, Charlton Athletic F.C., Motherwell F.C., Hayes & Yeading United F.C., Portsmouth F.C., and France national under-21 football team. Yassin was born on July 18th, 1986 in Nice, France.

Popularity:
Yassin Idbihi

Yassin Idbihi is a basketball player for the Brose Baskets, Dragons Rhöndorf, Köln 99ers, Limoges CSP, Basketball Löwen Braunschweig, Alba Berlin, and FC Bayern Munich (basketball) in the Basketball Bundesliga and Euroleague. He has been prominent since 2001. Yassin was born on July 24th, 1983 in Cologne, Germany.

Popularity:

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yassin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yassin

Muhyiddin Yassin

Muhyiddin Yassin is a Minister of Agriculture, Agro-Based Industry, Minister of Domestic Trade, Cooperative, Consumerism, Minister of Youth, Sports, 13th Menteri Besar of Johor, Minister of International Trade, Industry, Ministry of International Trade, and Industry (Malays. His career lasted from 2009 to 2015. Muhyiddin was born on May 15th, 1947 in Muar, Johor, Malayan Union.

Popularity:
Asser Yassin

Asser Yassin is an actor, film producer, and writer. He has been prominent since 2006. Asser was born on February 25th, 1981 in Cairo.

Popularity:
Rabie Yassin

Rabie Yassin is a soccer player for the Al Ahly SC and Egypt national football team. Rabie was born on September 7th, 1960 in Beni Suef.

Popularity:
Essam Yassin

Essam Yassin is a soccer player for the Baghdad FC, Al-Kahraba, Al-Hurriya SC, Sulaymaniyah FC, Duhok SC, Erbil SC, and Iraq national football team. Essam was born on March 11th, 1987 in Iraq.

Popularity:
Khaled Yassin

Khaled was born in 1969.

Popularity:
Anwar Yassin

Popularity:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yassin U.S.
  White 47.21% 64.26%
  African American 36.95% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.78% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.68% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yassin

People with the last name Yassin are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Yassin

  • How Popular is the name Yassin? Yassin is the 11,450th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yassin was the 24,802nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yassin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 923 babies born with the first name Yassin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yassin to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yassin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1988 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yassin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yassin is Saturday, July 2nd, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Yassin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yassin was in 2013 with a total of 70 babies.
  • Random Yassin Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yassin is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Yassin: The name spelled backwards is Nissay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Syains. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yassin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,004 people with the last name Yassin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yassin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Yassin as their last name since less than 1 person in 294k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Related Names by Origin

    Rank Name Gender
    170 Zameer Boy
    124 Fardeen Boy
    130 Hamna Girl
    169 Yacob Boy
    241 Ziyana Girl
    121 Fadil Boy
    117 Mubashir Boy
    2k Zaynab Girl
    1k Zayan Boy
    3k Zakaria Neutral

    Related Names by Gender

    Rank Name Origin
    176 Ziair African American
    329 Leng Chinese
    170 Zameer Islamic/Muslim
    140k Xavier English
    122 Benjerman English
    170 Zackrey
    105 Daden English
    152 Vane English
    131 Nyzier English
    124 Fardeen Islamic/Muslim