Adamu meaning | Last name Adamu origin

Following is the meaning of Adamu surname. Family name Adamu is generally added after the name or middle name so also called last name.

Family Name / Last Name: Adamu No. of characters: 5 Origin: Nigeria Meaning: Currently, no meaning found for Adamu

Adamu is used as a family name or surname in Nigeria languages. Adamu has 5 characters long in length.


Adamu is common in Nigeria.

Adamu is ranked 1272 in our list.

Adamu is quite popular last name mostly concentrated in Nigeria which signifies that it is originated from Nigeria. Around 416856 people have been found who wears Adamu as their family name. Adamu is used widely across the globe.



As per 2010 US census, number of Adamus grew by 97.4138 per cent to 229 since 2000 and ranked 82317 after elevating 51720 spots. The last name was found in around 1 per 1 million population. Please refer to following table for race and ethnicity.

Race 2010 2000
Black 90.83 77.59
White 3.49 5.17
Others 3.06 12.07

Count Region RankCountries with very very low frequency i.e., 1 - 10: 8 China 5,318 5 Ivory Coast 3,259 3 Wales 9,097 3 South Korea 2,720 3 Uganda 6,989 3 Nicaragua 6,779 3 Guyana 11,290 3 Sudan 2,444 3 Finland 15,749 3 Kenya 16,136 3 Congo 856 3 Morocco 22,232 3 Niger 1,650 2 Jordan 10,183 2 Japan 18,625 2 Philippines 54,135 2 Mali 1,136 2 Georgia 37,372 2 Cyprus 6,103

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Few surname similar to Adamu that can be found around the area are Hademu, Odaumu, Odamuh, Edeamu, Ademu, Adomu, Hadammu, Adamuis, Haadamu, Adahmui, Addamu, Ahdamu, Adamuu, Ajdamu, Adaimu, Adasmu, Adahmu, Adatmu, Adaemu, Adamuj, Atdamu, Eadamu, Adaumu, Adeamu, Adamuy, Asdamu, Adamui, Audamu, Adammu, Adamau, Aidamu, Adamud, Adaamu, Aadamu, Hadamu, Gadamui, Adhamuu, Adamudd, Adammmu, Ahadamu, Gaidamu, Ademuh and Ademmu.

Celebrities having Adamu surname

Bernard Adamus Singer-songwriter
DJ Adamus Musical Artist
Artur Adamus Soccer player
Henryk Adamus Composer
Sławomir Adamus Soccer player
Janusz Adamus Mathematician
Jan Adamus Musical Artist
Grazyna Adamus Krzysztof Krawczyk's wife
Agata Adamus Film Art Director
Martin Adamus Bassist

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