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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hussein, Husain, Husayn, Saddam Hussein, Saddam, Saddam bin Hussein at-Takritinoun

    Iraqi leader who waged war against Iran; his invasion of Kuwait led to the Gulf War (born in 1937)

  2. Hussein, Husain, Husayn, ibn Talal Hussein, King Husseinnoun

    king of Jordan credited with creating stability at home and seeking peace with Israel (1935-1999)


  1. Husain

    Husain, a variant spelling of Hussein, is a common Arabic name, especially among Muslims because of the status of Husayn ibn Ali, grandson of Mohammad.


  1. husain

    Husain is a name of Arabic origin, commonly given to males. It is a variant of the name Hussain, which means 'good' or 'handsome'. Is often associated with Islamic culture as it is the name of a prominent figure in Islamic history, Husayn ibn Ali, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad. This name can be used as both a first name and a surname. The spelling variants of Husain can include Hussein, Hussain, Houssain, etc.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Husain is ranked #12164 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Husain surname appeared 2,562 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Husain.

    76.6% or 1,964 total occurrences were Asian.
    12.6% or 324 total occurrences were White.
    5.4% or 140 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    3.8% or 98 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Husain in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Husain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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