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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Axelrod

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Axelrod

David Axelrod is a Senior Advisor to the President and Senior Advisor to the President of the United States. David was born on February 22nd, 1955 in Lower East Side, New York, United States.


Robert Axelrod is a voice actor. Robert was born Robert Axelrod on May 29th, 1949 in New York, New York, US.


Julius Axelrod was a scientist in the field of biochemistry. Julius was born on May 30th, 1912 in New York City. He died on December 29th, 2004.


He was most active from 1954 to present. George was born on June 9th, 1922 in New York City. He breathed his last breath on June 21st, 2003.


Nina Axelrod is a film, television, actor, and televisionactress. Nina was born on July 28th, 1955 in New York City, New York, U.S.


Pavel was born on August 25th, 1850 in Pochep, Chernigov Governorate, Russian Empire. He left this life on April 16th, 1928.


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Popularity of Axelrod as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Axelrod U.S.
  White 95.01% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.92% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.56% 16.26%

Of Last Name Axelrod

People with the last name Axelrod are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Axelrod

  • How Popular is the name Axelrod? As a last name Axelrod was the 13,834th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Axelrod? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Axelrod was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Axelrod: Your name in reverse order is Dorlexa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oarxdle. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Axelrod? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,185 people with the last name Axelrod.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Axelrod? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Axelrod as their last name since less than 1 person in 135k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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