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  1. Rahman

    Rahman (Raḥmān رحمن) is one of the names of God in Islam, meaning "Merciful". It can also be used as a personal name, short form of Abdu r-Rahman "Servant of the Merciful". Rahman (name) for the Arabic male personal name Ar-Rahman, the 55th sura of the Qur'an Rahman (actor) (born 1967), Indian actor in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Rahman is ranked #1994 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Rahman surname appeared 18,097 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 6 would have the surname Rahman.

    79.4% or 14,374 total occurrences were Asian.
    8.5% or 1,549 total occurrences were White.
    6.2% or 1,124 total occurrences were Black.
    3.9% or 715 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.4% or 255 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.4% or 80 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rahman in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rahman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Rahman in a Sentence

  1. President Obama on Wednesday:

    It threatens American personnel and facilities located in the region and is responsible for the deaths of U.S. citizens James Foley, Steven Sotloff, Abdul-Rahman Peter Kassig, and Kayla Mueller, if left unchecked, ISIL will pose a threat beyond the Middle East, including to the United States homeland.

  2. Abdul Rahman:

    To put Abdul Rahman in jail would mean a lot of chaos.It would send a bad signal to [the] Uzbek community because of the conflicting political loyalties.

  3. Touhidur Rahman:

    Rahman is a Bangladeshi origin British citizen and we suspect he is the main planner of the killings of U.S. blogger Avijit Roy and Ananta Bijoy Das.

  4. Ian Richardson:

    This has got to stop and the only way Urooj Rahman hear us is through violence.

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    steering mechanism for a vessel; a mechanical device by which a vessel is steered
    A helm
    B conveyance
    C elan
    D brasserie

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