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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Aro

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  • A user from Iraq says the name Aro is of Kurdish origin and means "Mean today in kurdish".
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A shortening of aromantic. Coined on the Internet in the 2010s.

  1. (slang, neologism) A person who is aromantic.

aro was also found in the following language(s): Basque, Esperanto, Finnish, Hiligaynon, Italian, Latin, Maori, Nauruan, Old High German, Portuguese, Romani, and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Aro

He died in 1957.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Aro

Jonathan Aro is a baseball player for the Seattle Mariners. Jonathan was born on October 10th, 1990 in La Vega Province.


Eric van Aro is a jazz, pop music, house music, and lounge music musician. His ongoing career started in 1983. Eric was born on August 8th, 1958.


Samuli was born on April 12th, 1975.


Hasse Aro is a television host, television producer, and television presenter. Hasse was born on September 8th, 1957 in Södertälje.


Markku was born on February 3rd, 1950.


He died in 1957.


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Popularity of Aro as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Aro U.S.
  White 58.39% 64.26%
  African American 7.40% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 12.29% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 20.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Aro

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

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Fun Facts about the name Aro

  • How Popular is the name Aro? Aro is the 58,160th most popular name of all time. As a last name Aro was the 30,767th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Aro have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 25 babies born with the first name Aro in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aro? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2009 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Aro first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aro is Wednesday, October 11th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Aro born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aro was in 2011 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Aro: Your name in reverse order is Ora. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ora. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Aro? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 757 people with the last name Aro.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Aro? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Aro as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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