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  1. Yusuf

    Yusuf (Arabic: يوسف‎ Yūsuf and Yūsif) is a male Aramaic name, meaning "God increases" (in piety, power and influence) in Hebrew.It is also transliterated in various other ways including Jusuf, Usef, Yossef, Youcef, Yousaf, Yousef, Yousif, Yousof, Youssef, Youssif, Youssof, Youssouf, Youssuf, Yousuf, Yusef, Yuseff, Yusof, Yussef or Yusuph. It is the Arabic equivalent of the Hebrew name Yosef and the English name Joseph. Yesuf is a cognate Ethiopian name, derived from the Hebrew and Arabic origin.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. YUSUF

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Yusuf is ranked #8280 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Yusuf surname appeared 4,003 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Yusuf.

    72.4% or 2,900 total occurrences were Black.
    14.8% or 596 total occurrences were Asian.
    7% or 283 total occurrences were White.
    3.8% or 153 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.3% or 55 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.4% or 16 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Yusuf in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Yusuf in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Yusuf in a Sentence

  1. Mausi Segun:

    If no one is held accountable for this excessive military action, the risks of radicalizing some of those who lost relatives are high, this is a lesson Nigeria ought to have learnt from the killing of Muhammed Yusuf, Boko Haram's founder.

  2. Bashirul Shikder:

    I saw my own children in him. My own Yusuf and Zahra.

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