Ba Name Meaning

African: unexplained. Compare Bah. Arabic: from a shortened form of Aba, accusative case of Abu ‘father’. Vietnamese: unexplained. Chinese : from the name of the kingdom of Ba, which existed in Sichuan during the Zhou dynasty (1122–221 bc). Descendants of some of the ruling class adopted the name of the kingdom as their surname. This character still has as one of its meanings an ancient name for Sichuan province. Researchers believe that another branch of the Ba clan came from Shanxi province during the Han dynasty (206 bc–220 ad). Additionally, when Manchus and Mongolians came from the north to China several hundred years ago, many adopted the surname Ba.

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List of People with Surname Ba

As far as we found, there are a total of 778 people with the surname Ba. Among these people surnamed Ba, there are around 111 distinct names, with an average of 7 people sharing the same name. Amadou Ba, Oumar Ba and Ibrahima Ba are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Ba, with 46, 31 and 27 people respectively.

Additionally, Our research has shown that New York has the greatest number of people surnamed Ba, with a total of 133 people, and there are a total of 61 distinct names among these people. Ohio is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ba, with a total of 137 people and an average of 51 distinct names.