Ander

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1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
316
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ander

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  • According to a user from Denmark, the name Ander is of Unknown origin and means ""The worlds explorer"".
  • A user from Spain says the name Ander is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Gift from greek".

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Wiktionary
  1. A male given name, Basque variant of Andrés, Andreas

Notable Persons Named Ander

Ander Herrera is a soccer player for the Manchester United F.C., Real Zaragoza, Deportivo Aragón, Athletic Bilbao, Spain national under-20 football team, Spain national under-21 football team, and Spain national under-23 football team. Ander was born on August 14th, 1989 in Bilbao, Spain.

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Ander Iturraspe is a soccer player for the Athletic Bilbao, CD Basconia, Athletic Bilbao B, Spain national under-23 football team, Spain national football team, and Basque Country national football team. Ander was born on March 8th, 1989 in Abadiño, Spain.

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Ander Crenshaw is a congressman. His most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Ander was born on September 1st, 1944 in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Ander Capa is a soccer player for the SD Eibar, Athletic Bilbao, SD Eibar B, and Basque Country national football team. Ander was born on February 8th, 1992 in Portugalete, Spain.

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Ander Murillo is a soccer player for the AEK Larnaca F.C., Antiguoko, Athletic Bilbao, Athletic Bilbao B, UD Salamanca, Celta de Vigo, Spain national under-17 football team, Spain national under-19 football team, and Spain national under-20 football team. Ander was born on July 26th, 1983 in San Sebastián.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ander

Charlotte was born on August 14th, 1902. She left this life on August 5th, 1969.

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Jon Ander is a soccer player for the Athletic Bilbao B, Athletic Bilbao, CD Basconia, and SD Amorebieta. Jon was born on May 22nd, 1995 in Getxo, Spain.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1908 7 0 7
1913 6 0 6
1914 5 0 5
1916 9 0 9
1917 5 0 5
1918 7 0 7
1919 7 0 7
1920 6 0 6
1921 6 0 6
1922 11 0 11
1923 9 0 9
1924 9 0 9
1925 7 0 7
1926 7 0 7
1927 7 0 7
1928 8 0 8
1929 5 0 5
1932 8 0 8
1933 6 0 6
1934 6 0 6
1935 6 0 6
1939 6 0 6
1940 9 0 9
1941 8 0 8
1943 7 0 7
1944 7 0 7
1945 7 0 7
1946 6 0 6
1948 5 0 5
1949 5 0 5
1950 6 0 6
1951 6 0 6
1953 6 0 6
1957 6 0 6
1960 7 0 7
1964 11 0 11
1965 6 0 6
1966 6 0 6
1967 6 0 6
1969 6 0 6
1970 6 0 6
1971 6 0 6
1973 6 0 6
1974 9 0 9
1975 14 0 14
1977 13 0 13
1978 5 0 5
1979 8 0 8
1980 6 0 6
1982 5 0 5
1983 5 0 5
1984 5 0 5
1985 5 0 5
1986 6 0 6
1987 8 0 8
1988 9 0 9
1990 8 0 8
1991 6 0 6
1992 8 0 8
1994 11 0 11
1995 12 0 12
1996 7 0 7
1997 9 0 9
1998 9 0 9
1999 10 0 10
2000 11 0 11
2001 15 0 15
2002 12 0 12
2003 21 0 21
2004 25 0 25
2005 15 0 15
2006 35 0 35
2007 23 0 23
2008 44 0 44
2009 39 0 39
2010 43 0 43
2011 52 0 52
2012 72 0 72
2013 83 0 83
2014 103 0 103
2015 132 0 132
2016 152 0 152
2017 132 0 132

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Popularity of Ander as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ander U.S.
  White 86.39% 64.26%
  African American 8.23% 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 3.48% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ander

People with the last name Ander are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Ander

  • How Popular is the name Ander? Ander is the 8,210th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ander was the 63,218th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ander have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,478 babies born with the first name Ander in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ander to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ander? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1908 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Ander first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ander is Saturday, November 27th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Ander born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ander was in 2016 with a total of 152 babies.
  • Random Ander Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ander is not a popular baby boy's name in Maryland. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Ander: Your name in reverse order is Redna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Andre. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ander? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 316 people with the last name Ander.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ander? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ander as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
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