What is the most common last name in Africa?

Most Common Last Names In Nigeria

Rank Surname Frequency
1 Ibrahim 1:54
2 Musa 1:58
3 Abubakar 1:63
4 Abdullahi 1:69

Who is the most famous Nigerian?

Nigerian

  1. 1 Israel Adesanya. . 187. Listed In: Sportspersons. …
  2. 2 Hakeem Olajuwon. . 164. Listed In: Sportspersons. …
  3. 3 Chinua Achebe. . 180. Listed In: Writers. …
  4. 4 Sade Adu. . 82. Listed In: Singers. …
  5. 5 Jidenna. . 122. Listed In: Singers. …
  6. 6 Fela Kuti. . 101. Listed In: Singers. …
  7. 7 Davido. . 195. Listed In: Musicians. …
  8. 8 Muhammadu Buhari. . 20.

What are common Jamaican last names?

Most Common Last Names In Jamaica

Rank Surname Incidence
1 Brown 69,387
2 Williams 62,754
3 Smith 46,785
4 Campbell 41,322

James Smith is the most common full name in the country with more than 38,000 people bearing the moniker, while Maria Garcia occurs most frequently among women.

What is the longest surname in the world?

Wolfe + 585, Senior, claimed the Guinness Book of World Records for the World’s longest name. His last name is more than 600 letters long and, as you can see below, takes a whole paragraph’s worth of space to type out. Interestingly enough, his last name is only one unique aspect of his whole name.

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Top Names Over the Last 100 Years

Males Females
Rank Name Number
1 James 3,196,385
2 Robert 1,558,407
3 John 1,468,377
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