Arrington

First Name
655
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
23k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Arrington

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  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Arrington is of Unknown origin and means "Gift of God".
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Alt. Meaning

A is for attractive, inside and out

R is for reassuring, eliminating doubts!

R is for responsible, honoring your obligations

I is for impartial, a great arbiter

N is for notable, distinguished are your feats

G is for goal, your eye on the future.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Notable Persons Named Arrington

Arrington Dixon is a politician. Arrington was born Arrington Dixon in United States.

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Arrington Performance is a nascar driver.

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Arrington Jones is a football player. Arrington was born on December 16th, 1959 in Richmond, Virginia.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Arrington

LaVar Arrington is an american football player. LaVar was born on June 30th, 1978 in Pittsburgh.

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Joe Tex was a rock, roll, rhythm, blues, soul music, southern soul, funk, and disco singer-songwriter. He plays Vocals. His career lasted from 1955 to 1982. Joe was given the name Joseph Arrington, Jr. on August 8th, 1935 in Rogers, Texas, U.S. Joe is also known as Yusuf Hazziez. He breathed his last breath on August 13th, 1982.

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J. Michael Arrington is a blogger and entrepreneur. J. was given the name Jack Michael Arrington on March 13th, 1970 in Orange, California.

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Jodey Cook Arrington is a senior management. Jodey was born on March 9th, 1972 in Plainview, Texas.

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Kyle Chandler Arrington is a football player for the Baltimore Ravens. He was most prominent from 2009 to present. Kyle was born on August 12th, 1986 in Accokeek, Maryland.

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Jill Arrington is a reporter. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1994 to present. Jill was given the name Tiffany Arrington on July 27th, 1972 in Conyers, Georgia.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 5 0 5
1971 9 0 9
1975 5 0 5
1979 6 0 6
1980 9 0 9
1983 8 0 8
1984 8 0 8
1985 14 5 9
1986 8 0 8
1987 9 0 9
1988 9 0 9
1989 10 0 10
1990 14 0 14
1991 9 0 9
1992 14 0 14
1993 22 6 16
1994 13 0 13
1995 17 0 17
1996 20 6 14
1997 19 5 14
1998 12 0 12
1999 7 0 7
2000 26 11 15
2001 32 15 17
2002 29 12 17
2003 24 11 13
2004 19 10 9
2005 32 13 19
2006 16 0 16
2007 25 8 17
2008 16 7 9
2009 16 8 8
2010 19 8 11
2011 23 9 14
2012 22 9 13
2013 26 14 12
2014 24 13 11
2015 21 8 13
2016 20 10 10
2017 18 10 8

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Popularity of Arrington as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Arrington U.S.
  White 51.21% 64.26%
  African American 43.21% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.35% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.55% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.61% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.07% 16.26%

Of Last Name Arrington

People with the last name Arrington are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Arrington

  • How Popular is the name Arrington? Arrington is the 13,771st most popular name of all time. As a last name Arrington was the 1,573rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Arrington have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 655 babies born with the first name Arrington in the United States. That's more than enough people named Arrington to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Arrington? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Arrington first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Arrington is Wednesday, January 19th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Arrington born? The highest recorded use of the first name Arrington was in 2005 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Arrington Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Arrington is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Arrington: Your name in reverse order is Notgnirra. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rigtnrnoa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Arrington? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 22,840 people with the last name Arrington.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Arrington? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Arrington as their last name.

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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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