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Adolfo

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 7 0 7
1887 5 0 5
1889 7 0 7
1890 5 0 5
1892 8 0 8
1893 5 0 5
1894 6 0 6
1897 5 0 5
1898 7 0 7
1901 6 0 6
1905 11 0 11
1906 8 0 8
1907 10 0 10
1908 7 0 7
1909 6 0 6
1910 13 0 13
1911 9 0 9
1912 13 0 13
1913 18 0 18
1914 25 0 25
1915 36 0 36
1916 29 0 29
1917 25 0 25
1918 37 0 37
1919 40 0 40
1920 45 0 45
1921 43 0 43
1922 52 0 52
1923 50 0 50
1924 71 0 71
1925 71 0 71
1926 90 0 90
1927 91 0 91
1928 97 0 97
1929 97 0 97
1930 90 0 90
1931 74 0 74
1932 68 0 68
1933 65 0 65
1934 65 0 65
1935 76 0 76
1936 44 0 44
1937 60 0 60
1938 61 0 61
1939 71 0 71
1940 68 0 68
1941 73 0 73
1942 71 0 71
1943 75 0 75
1944 64 0 64
1945 62 0 62
1946 64 0 64
1947 83 0 83
1948 100 0 100
1949 102 0 102
1950 87 0 87
1951 81 0 81
1952 73 0 73
1953 83 0 83
1954 88 0 88
1955 88 0 88
1956 97 0 97
1957 96 0 96
1958 103 0 103
1959 110 0 110
1960 122 0 122
1961 106 0 106
1962 100 0 100
1963 121 0 121
1964 112 0 112
1965 126 0 126
1966 128 0 128
1967 121 0 121
1968 121 0 121
1969 118 0 118
1970 127 0 127
1971 153 0 153
1972 134 0 134
1973 117 0 117
1974 141 0 141
1975 132 0 132
1976 135 0 135
1977 127 0 127
1978 117 0 117
1979 148 0 148
1980 166 0 166
1981 178 0 178
1982 138 0 138
1983 142 0 142
1984 142 0 142
1985 143 0 143
1986 177 5 172
1987 171 5 166
1988 196 0 196
1989 209 0 209
1990 244 0 244
1991 230 0 230
1992 235 0 235
1993 258 0 258
1994 309 0 309
1995 260 0 260
1996 260 0 260
1997 280 0 280
1998 305 0 305
1999 366 0 366
2000 386 0 386
2001 380 0 380
2002 386 0 386
2003 505 0 505
2004 426 0 426
2005 483 0 483
2006 419 0 419
2007 375 0 375
2008 312 0 312
2009 238 0 238
2010 187 0 187
2011 180 0 180
2012 157 0 157
2013 147 0 147
2014 137 0 137
2015 155 0 155

Fun Facts about the name Adolfo

  • How many people with the first name Adolfo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,185 babies born with the first name Adolfo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Adolfo to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Adolfo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Adolfo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Adolfo is Wednesday, October 21st, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Adolfo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Adolfo was in 2003 with a total of 505 babies.
  • Random Adolfo Factoid: According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Adolfo ranks 83rd in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 12 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1925.
  • Weird things about the name Adolfo: Your name in reverse order is Ofloda. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Fldaoo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Adolfo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 372 people with the last name Adolfo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Adolfo? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Adolfo as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Adolfo as a first name

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Popularity of Adolfo as a last name

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Common last names for Adolfo

  • Garcia
  • Rodriguez
  • Martinez
  • Gonzalez
  • Perez
  • Hernandez
  • Lopez
  • Rivera
  • Sanchez
  • Ramirez
  • Garza
  • Fernandez
  • Chavez
  • Alvarez
  • Gonzales
  • Reyes
  • Flores

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Adolfo U.S.
  White 24.46% 64.26%
  African American 2.15% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 38.71% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.57% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 30.11% 16.26%

Of Last Name Adolfo

People with the last name Adolfo are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Adolfo" mean? The list below shows the origins of Adolfo as well as things modernly associated with the name Adolfo such as celebrities named Adolfo.

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Origin and Meaning of Adolfo

The name "Adolfo" is of Italian origin, and it means "Noble wolf". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Adolfo

A Martinez

A Martinez is an actor/singer, actor, and singing. He has been prominent since 1968. A was given the name Adolfo Larrue Martinez III on September 27th, 1948 in Glendale, California, U.S.

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Adolfo Constanzo

Adolfo Constanzo was a criminal. Adolfo was born on November 1st, 1962 in Miami. Adolfo is also known as The Godfather of Matamoros, The Witch Doctor, and The Godfather of Matamoros (El Padrino de Matamoros). He died on May 6th, 1989.

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Shabba Doo

Shabba Doo is an actor, dancer, and choreographer. He was most active from 1975 to present. Shabba was given the name Adolfo Gordon Quiñones on May 11th, 1955 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Shabba is also known as Adolfo "Shabba-Doo" Quiñones.

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Duke of Suárez Adolfo

Duke of Suárez Adolfo was a jurist. Duke was given the name Adolfo Suárez González on September 25th, 1932 in Cebreros. He passed away on March 23rd, 2014.

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Adolfo Celi

Adolfo Celi was an actor. He was most prominent from 1946 to 1985. Adolfo was born on July 27th, 1922 in Curcuraci, Messina, Sicily, Italy. He passed away on February 19th, 1986.

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Adolfo Nicolás

Adolfo Nicolás is a famous person. Adolfo was born on April 29th, 1936 in Villamuriel de Cerrato.

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  • Adolfo López Mateos
    (President of Mexico)
  • Adolfo Pérez Esquivel
    (famed somebody)
  • Adolfo Bioy Casares
    (writer)
  • Adolfo de la Parra
    (musician)
  • Adolfo Ruiz Cortines
    (President of Mexico)
  • Adolfo de la Huerta
    (President of Mexico)
  • Adolfo Rodríguez Saá
    (National Senator of Argentina)
  • Adolfo "Bofo" Bautista Herrera
    (soccer player)
  • Adolfo Domínguez
    (fashion designer)
  • Miguel Torga
    (writer)
  • Adolfo Pedernera
    (soccer player)
  • Adolfo Baloncieri
    (soccer player)
  • Adolfo John Canepa
    (Speaker of the Gibraltar Parliament)
  • Adolfo Hohenstein
    (famous somebody)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Adolfo

Duke of Suárez Adolfo

Duke of Suárez Adolfo was a jurist. Duke was given the name Adolfo Suárez González on September 25th, 1932 in Cebreros. He passed away on March 23rd, 2014.

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Adolfo Jr.

Adolfo Jr. is an athlete for the C.D. FAS.

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What does the name Adolfo mean?

Ais for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Dis for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

Ois for openness, it's refreshing!

Lis for love, your love of life!

Fis for forgiving, of others and your own mistakes

Ois for observant, nothing gets by you!

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