Azar Name Meaning

Iranian: from a personal name based on Persian azer ‘fire’, also denoting the ninth month of Persian solar year. Ethnic name for an Azeri. The Azeri people (so named from Persian azer ‘fire’, because they were originally fire worshipers) are Shiite Muslims who mostly live in Azerbaijan, on the Caspian Sea to the north of Iran.

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List of People with Surname Azar

According to our database, there are a total of 2,243 people with the surname Azar. Among these people surnamed Azar, there are about 345 unique names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. George Azar, David Azar and John Azar are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Azar, with 59, 44 and 36 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Azar, with a total of 353 people, and there are a total of 182 unique names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Azar, with a total of 184 people and an average of 124 unique names.