Alvaro

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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alvaro

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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Alvaro

Álvaro Morata is a soccer player for the Juventus F.C., Atlético Madrid, Getafe CF, Real Madrid C.F., Real Madrid Castilla, Spain national under-17 football team, Spain national under-18 football team, and Spain national under-19 football team. Álvaro was born on October 23rd, 1992 in Madrid, Spain.

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Álvaro Arbeloa is a soccer player for the Real Madrid C.F., Real Zaragoza, Real Madrid C, Real Madrid Castilla, Deportivo de La Coruña, Liverpool F.C., Spain national under-17 football team, Spain national under-19 football team, and Spain national under-21 football team. Álvaro was born on January 17th, 1983 in Salamanca, Spain.

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Álvaro Negredo is a soccer player for the Valencia CF, Rayo Vallecano, Rayo Vallecano B, Real Madrid Castilla, UD Almería, Real Madrid C.F., Sevilla FC, Manchester City F.C., Spain national under-21 football team, and Spain national football team. Álvaro was born on August 20th, 1985 in Madrid, Spain.

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Álvaro Soler is a latin pop singing and songwriter. Álvaro was given the name Álvaro Tauchert Soler on January 9th, 1991 in Barcelona. Álvaro is also known as Soler and Álvaro Tauchert.

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Álvaro Uribe is a President of Colombia, Governor of Antioquia, Mayor of Medellín, Governor ofAntioquia, Senator of Colombia, Mayor ofMedellín, and Senate of Colombia. His most notable accomplishments were from 2002 to 2010. Álvaro was born on July 4th, 1952 in Medellín.

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Álvaro Obregón was a President of Mexico. He was most prominent from 1920 to 1924. Álvaro was born on February 19th, 1880 in Siquisiva, Navojoa, Sonora. He passed away on July 17th, 1928.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Alvaro

Álvaro is a soccer player for the RCD Espanyol, Racing de Santander, Racing de Santander B, Real Zaragoza, and Spain national under-21 football team. Álvaro was born on January 8th, 1990 in Potes, Spain. Álvaro is also known as Álvaro.

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He was most prominent from 1975 to 1997. Infante was born as the child of Infante Alfonso, Duke of Galliera, Princess Beatrice of Saxe-Coburg, and Gotha on April 20th, 1910 in Coburg. He breathed his last breath on August 22nd, 1997.

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Mark Vincent is an operatic pop singing. He was most active from 2009 to present. Mark was given the name Vincent Alvaro on September 4th, 1993 in Caringbah.

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Anne Alvaro is an actress. She was most active from 1973 to present. Anne was born on October 29th, 1951 in Oran.

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Mikel Álvaro is a soccer player for the FC Dinamo Tbilisi, CD Aurrerá de Vitoria, Amurrio Club, Barakaldo CF, CD Dénia, UE Lleida, CD Numancia, Inter Baku PIK, and Auckland City FC. Mikel was born on December 20th, 1982 in Amurrio.

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How popular is the baby name Alvaro in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1914 7 0 7
1915 8 0 8
1916 15 0 15
1917 13 0 13
1918 22 0 22
1919 13 0 13
1920 13 0 13
1921 20 0 20
1922 26 0 26
1923 23 0 23
1924 37 0 37
1925 26 0 26
1926 25 0 25
1927 28 0 28
1928 40 0 40
1929 21 0 21
1930 34 0 34
1931 34 0 34
1932 24 0 24
1933 24 0 24
1934 30 0 30
1935 13 0 13
1936 19 0 19
1937 19 0 19
1938 15 0 15
1939 20 0 20
1940 18 0 18
1941 22 0 22
1942 17 0 17
1943 21 0 21
1944 16 0 16
1945 21 0 21
1946 38 0 38
1947 34 0 34
1948 34 0 34
1949 49 0 49
1950 45 0 45
1951 36 0 36
1952 50 0 50
1953 52 0 52
1954 65 0 65
1955 50 0 50
1956 39 0 39
1957 60 0 60
1958 57 0 57
1959 45 0 45
1960 69 0 69
1961 49 0 49
1962 70 0 70
1963 64 0 64
1964 59 0 59
1965 63 0 63
1966 66 0 66
1967 67 0 67
1968 63 0 63
1969 87 0 87
1970 75 0 75
1971 107 0 107
1972 96 0 96
1973 113 0 113
1974 120 0 120
1975 138 0 138
1976 117 0 117
1977 129 0 129
1978 151 0 151
1979 155 0 155
1980 181 0 181
1981 205 0 205
1982 200 0 200
1983 199 0 199
1984 173 0 173
1985 353 0 353
1986 276 0 276
1987 256 0 256
1988 241 0 241
1989 336 0 336
1990 309 0 309
1991 350 0 350
1992 313 0 313
1993 329 0 329
1994 335 0 335
1995 343 0 343
1996 316 0 316
1997 336 0 336
1998 343 0 343
1999 378 0 378
2000 440 0 440
2001 395 0 395
2002 383 5 378
2003 410 0 410
2004 374 0 374
2005 395 0 395
2006 432 0 432
2007 408 0 408
2008 380 0 380
2009 296 0 296
2010 287 0 287
2011 264 0 264
2012 229 0 229
2013 251 0 251
2014 230 0 230
2015 237 0 237
2016 286 0 286
2017 255 0 255

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Popularity of Alvaro as a first name

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Popularity of Alvaro as a last name

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Common last names for Alvaro

  • Gonzalez
  • Garcia
  • Martinez
  • Hernandez
  • Alvarez
  • Sanchez
  • Fernandez
  • Ramirez
  • Rivera
  • Garza
  • Lopez
  • Flores

Common first names for Alvaro

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Alvaro U.S.
  White 35.52% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 15.04% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.12% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 45.52% 16.26%

Of Last Name Alvaro

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

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Fun Facts about the name Alvaro

  • How Popular is the name Alvaro? Alvaro is the 1,999th most popular name of all time. As a last name Alvaro was the 21,034th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Alvaro have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,920 babies born with the first name Alvaro in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alvaro 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 Alvaro? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Alvaro first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alvaro is Thursday, November 25th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Alvaro born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alvaro was in 2000 with a total of 440 babies.
  • Random Alvaro Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alvaro is not a popular baby boy's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 17 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Alvaro: Your name in reverse order is Oravla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aralvo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Alvaro? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,250 people with the last name Alvaro.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Alvaro? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Alvaro as their last name since less than 1 person in 238k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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