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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Armas

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  • A submission from Utah, United States says the name Armas means "Arms, weapons" and is of Spanish origin.

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Notable Persons Named Armas

Mike was given the name Armas Clifford Markkula, Jr. on February 11th, 1942 in Los Angeles.


Armas was born on November 28th, 1874 in Hämeenlinna. He died on October 3rd, 1929.


Armas was born on January 20th, 1899. He died on September 12th, 1973.


Armas was born in 1904 in Otradnoye, Priozersky District, Leningrad Oblast. He passed away in 1965.


Armas was born on April 22nd, 1884. He left this life on August 7th, 1959.


Armas was born on July 27th, 1890 in Helsinki, Finland. He left this life on November 8th, 1976.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Armas

Her most notable accomplishments were from 2005 to present. Ana was given the name Ana Celia de Armas Caso on April 30th, 1988 in Havana.


Carlos Castillo Armas was a president. His career lasted from 1954 to 1957. Carlos was born on November 4th, 1904 in Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa. He passed away on July 26th, 1957.


Samuel was given the name Samuel Alexander Armas on December 2nd, 1999 in Villa Rica, Georgia, United States.


Igor Armaș is a soccer player for the FC Kuban Krasnodar, FC Zimbru-2 Chișinău, FC Zimbru Chișinău, Hammarby IF, and Moldova national football team. Igor was born on July 14th, 1987 in Chișinău.


Chris Armas is a soccer player for the Adelphi University, Long Island Rough Riders, LA Galaxy, Chicago Fire Soccer Club, Puerto Rico national football team, and United States men's national soccer team. Chris was born on August 27th, 1972 in Bronx, New York, United States.


Tony Armas is a baseball player. Tony was born on July 2nd, 1953 in Puerto Píritu.


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Popularity of Armas as a last name

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Common last names for Armas

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Armas U.S.
  White 11.28% 64.26%
  African American 0.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.05% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.42% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.78% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 83.09% 16.26%

Of Last Name Armas

People with the last name Armas are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Armas

  • How Popular is the name Armas? Armas is the 41,574th most popular name of all time. As a last name Armas was the 5,773rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Armas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 72 babies born with the first name Armas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Armas to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Armas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Armas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Armas is Monday, September 14th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Armas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Armas was in 1917 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Armas: Your name in reverse order is Samra. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Arasm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Armas? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,002 people with the last name Armas.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Armas? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Armas as their last name.

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