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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Americo

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Alt. Meaning

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

E is for elegant, born within you.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for important, the search for all parts of life that are

C is for captive, your web of charm.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

Notable Persons Named Americo

Américo Tomás was a President of Portugal, Minister of the Navy, Minister of Defence, Minister of the Colonies, Portuguese Navy, Ministry of National Defense (Portugal), and Overseas Ministry (Portugal). His career lasted from 1958 to 1974. His military service ended in 1974. Américo was born on November 19th, 1894 in Lisbon. He left this life on September 18th, 1987.

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Americo "Rico" Alaniz was an actor: "mr. cousin" on the life, legend of wyatt earp, actor, and actor:. Americo was born on October 25th, 1919 in Mexico. Americo is also known as Americo Alaniz. He left this life on March 9th, 2015.

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Américo Gallego is a soccer player for the Newell's Old Boys, Club Atlético River Plate, and Argentina national football team. Américo was born on April 25th, 1955 in Morteros, Argentina.

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Américo Amorim is an heir and investor. Américo was given the name Américo Ferreira Amorim on July 21st, 1934 in Mozelos, Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal.

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Americo was born on September 3rd, 1915. He passed away on May 5th, 1999.

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Américo is a tropical music and cumbia singer-songwriter. He plays Vocal music. He has been prominent since 1985. Américo was given the name Domingo Jonhy Vega Urzúa on December 24th, 1977 in Arica. Américo is also known as Américo.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Americo

Pedro Américo was a in the fields of painter and painting. Pedro was born on April 29th, 1843 in Areia, Paraíba. He died on October 7th, 1905.

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Jonas was born on August 6th, 1949.

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Américo is a tropical music and cumbia singer-songwriter. He plays Vocal music. He has been prominent since 1985. Américo was given the name Domingo Jonhy Vega Urzúa on December 24th, 1977 in Arica. Américo is also known as Américo.

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Paulo Américo is an athlete for the Araguaína Futebol e Regatas.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1904 5 0 5
1905 5 0 5
1906 5 0 5
1907 9 0 9
1908 15 0 15
1909 9 0 9
1910 14 0 14
1911 23 0 23
1912 37 0 37
1913 47 0 47
1914 70 0 70
1915 87 0 87
1916 78 0 78
1917 104 0 104
1918 89 0 89
1919 81 0 81
1920 83 0 83
1921 104 0 104
1922 106 0 106
1923 91 0 91
1924 98 0 98
1925 79 0 79
1926 60 0 60
1927 64 0 64
1928 63 0 63
1929 74 0 74
1930 34 0 34
1931 42 0 42
1932 25 0 25
1933 21 0 21
1934 18 0 18
1935 18 0 18
1936 17 0 17
1937 17 0 17
1938 12 0 12
1939 8 0 8
1940 12 0 12
1941 12 0 12
1942 12 0 12
1943 11 0 11
1944 10 0 10
1945 14 0 14
1946 13 0 13
1947 11 0 11
1948 5 0 5
1949 11 0 11
1950 13 0 13
1951 10 0 10
1952 10 0 10
1953 19 0 19
1954 15 0 15
1955 17 0 17
1956 18 0 18
1957 29 0 29
1958 15 0 15
1959 20 0 20
1960 26 0 26
1961 26 0 26
1962 20 0 20
1963 14 0 14
1964 20 0 20
1965 25 0 25
1966 20 0 20
1967 18 0 18
1968 18 0 18
1969 17 0 17
1970 14 0 14
1971 17 0 17
1972 19 0 19
1973 19 0 19
1974 22 0 22
1975 17 0 17
1976 26 0 26
1977 18 0 18
1978 15 0 15
1979 18 0 18
1980 26 0 26
1981 18 0 18
1982 9 0 9
1983 11 0 11
1984 20 0 20
1985 14 0 14
1986 13 0 13
1987 10 0 10
1988 12 0 12
1989 14 0 14
1990 9 0 9
1991 16 0 16
1992 17 0 17
1993 14 0 14
1994 26 0 26
1995 12 0 12
1996 14 0 14
1997 7 0 7
1998 13 0 13
1999 25 0 25
2000 16 0 16
2001 9 0 9
2002 8 0 8
2003 16 0 16
2004 11 0 11
2005 9 0 9
2006 12 0 12
2007 10 0 10
2008 8 0 8
2009 11 0 11
2010 15 0 15
2011 10 0 10
2012 6 0 6
2013 9 0 9
2015 8 0 8
2016 9 0 9
2017 6 0 6

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Popularity of Americo as a first name

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Popularity of Americo as a last name

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Common last names for Americo

  • Rodriguez
  • Gonzalez
  • Rivera
  • Colon
  • Silva
  • Torres
  • Rossi
  • Mancini
  • Volpe
  • Garcia

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Americo U.S.
  White 76.64% 64.26%
  African American 9.35% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.41% 16.26%

Of Last Name Americo

People with the last name Americo are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Americo

  • How Popular is the name Americo? Americo is the 5,400th most popular name of all time. As a last name Americo was the 152,628th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Americo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,851 babies born with the first name Americo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Americo to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Americo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1904 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Americo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Americo is Sunday, May 27th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Americo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Americo was in 1922 with a total of 106 babies.
  • Random Americo Factoid: According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Americo ranks 71st in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 10 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1914.
  • Weird things about the name Americo: Your name in reverse order is Ocirema. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cmraieo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Americo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 107 people with the last name Americo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Americo? Americo is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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