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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Amann

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From amanenn, derived from Proto-Celtic *emban- (compare Cornish aman, Welsh ymenyn, Old Irish imb), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃éngʷn̥ (compare Latin unguen (“grease”), German (Swiss) Anke).

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Amann

Joaquín Almunia is a Minister of Public Administrations, Minister of Employment, European Commissioner for Competition, European Commissioner for Economic, Financial Affairs, Leader of the Opposition, Monetary Affairs, the Euro, and Leader of the Opposition (Spain). Joaquín was given the name Joaquín Almunia Amann on June 17th, 1948 in Bilbao.


Betty Amann was an actress. Her career lasted from 1926 to 1926. Betty was given the name Philippine Amann on March 10th, 1905 in Pirmasens. Betty is also known as Bee Amann, Bee Andrews, Amann, Philippine; Andrews, Bee; Amann, and Bee. She passed away on August 3rd, 1990.


Anton Amann was a chemist. He holds the title Professor. Anton was born on June 20th, 1956 in Bregenz. He left this life on January 6th, 2015.


Diane Marie Amann is a in the fields of international law, constitutional law, comparative law, and criminal law.


Urs was born in 1951.


James A. Amann is a Speaker of the and Connecticut House of Representatives. James was born in 1956 in Bridgeport, Connecticut.


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Popularity of Amann as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Amann U.S.
  White 91.81% 64.26%
  African American 1.97% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.76% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.21% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.28% 16.26%

Of Last Name Amann

People with the last name Amann are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Amann

  • How Popular is the name Amann? As a last name Amann was the 11,135th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Amann first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Amann is Monday, July 2nd, 1900.
  • How unique is the name Amann? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Amann. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Amann: Your name in reverse order is Nnama. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Amnan. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Amann? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,845 people with the last name Amann.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Amann? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Amann as their last name since less than 1 person in 104k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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