Hazard Name Meaning

English (also established in Ireland), French, and Dutch: nickname for an inveterate gambler or a brave or foolhardy man prepared to run risks, from Middle English, Old French hasard, Middle Dutch hasaert (derived from Old French) ‘game of chance’, later used metaphorically of other uncertain enterprises. The word derives from Arabic az-zahr, from az, assimilated form of the definite article al + zahr ‘die’. It appears to have been picked up in the Holy Land and brought back to Europe by Provençal crusaders.

List of People with Surname Hazard

As far as we found, there are a total of 1,643 people with the surname Hazard. Among these people surnamed Hazard, there are around 367 different names, with an average of 4 people sharing the same name. James Hazard, Robert Hazard and John Hazard are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Hazard, with 30, 30 and 29 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that California has the greatest number of people surnamed Hazard, with a total of 224 people, and there are a total of 147 different names among these people. Rhode Island is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hazard, with a total of 149 people and an average of 104 different names.