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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Agee

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  • A user from Philippines says the name Agee is of Philippines origin and means "Gift of GOD".
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  1. United States novelist (1909-1955)

a- +‎ gee. A preposition of state + gee (“to move to one side”), from gee or jee, a call to a horse to move to one side.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Agee

Arthur Agee is a basketball player. Arthur was given the name Arthur Agee, Jr. on October 22nd, 1972 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.


Steve Agee is a comedian, actor, and writer. He has been prominent since 2000. Steve was given the name Steven Douglas Agee on February 26th, 1969 in Riverside, California, U.S.


James Agee was a writer. James was given the name James Rufus Agee on November 27th, 1909 in Knoxville, Tennessee, U.S. He left this life on May 16th, 1955.


Philip Agee was a central intelligence agency. Philip was born on July 19th, 1935 in Tacoma, Florida. He passed away on January 7th, 2008.


Tommie Agee was a baseball player. Tommie was born on August 9th, 1942 in Magnolia, Alabama. He breathed his last breath on January 22nd, 2001.


Bill Agee is a business consultant. Bill was given the name William McReynolds Agee on January 5th, 1938 in Boise, Idaho.


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Popularity of Agee as a last name

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Common last names for Agee

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Agee U.S.
  White 68.96% 64.26%
  African American 25.85% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.42% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.43% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.49% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.84% 16.26%

Of Last Name Agee

People with the last name Agee are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Agee

  • How Popular is the name Agee? Agee is the 51,423rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Agee was the 3,304th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Agee have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 38 babies born with the first name Agee in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Agee? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Agee first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Agee is Friday, November 2nd, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Agee born? The highest recorded use of the first name Agee was in 1919 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Agee: Your name in reverse order is Eega. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Agee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Agee? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 10,857 people with the last name Agee.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Agee? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Agee as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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