Name: Man

Gender: Unisex (Male and Female)

Usage: Man, of african origin, is a popular first name. It is more often used as a unisex (male and female) name.

People having the name Man are in general originating from Canada, China, France, India, South Korea, United States of America, Vietnam.

Meaning: Benefit

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The Growth number corresponding to this first name is 1.

Qualities: Leader, Determined
Ruling planet: Sun
Colors: Yellow, Orange, Gold
Gemstones: Topaz, Amber

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The name Man is ranked on the 2,355th position of the most used names. It means that this name is commonly used.

We estimate that there are at least 162300 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.003% of the population. The name Man has three characters. It means that it is relatively short-length, compared to the other names in our database.

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Man is both a surname and a given name. Notable people with the name include:


  • Che Man, King of Champa (in present day Vietnam) between 1288 and 1307
  • Man Chong (died 242), a government official in the state of Cao Wei
  • Henry Man (died 1556), English Bishop of Sodor and Man
  • John Man (1512–1569), English churchman, college head and diplomat
  • Man Pei Tak (born 1982), Hong Kong footballer

Given name:

  • Man Mohan Adhikari (1920-1999), Prime Minister of Nepal
  • Man Parrish (born 1958), American composer, songwriter, vocalist and producer
  • Man Ray (1890-1976), American modernist artist
  • Man Singh I (1550-1614), King of Amber (now Jaipur) and Mughal general
  • Yip Man (1893-1972), Chinese martial artist
  • Zhong Man (born 1983), Chinese saber fencer and 2008 Olympic gold medalist

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