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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bailor

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Bail`or"
One who delivers goods or money to another in trust.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The person who delivers personal property (goods or money) in trust to the bailee in a bailment

bail +‎ -or

  1. (law) One who bails property; one who places property in the hands of another (called a bailee) for safekeeping.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Bailor

Bob Bailor is a baseball player. Bob was born on July 10th, 1951 in Connellsville, Pennsylvania.


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Popularity of Bailor as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bailor U.S.
  White 89.80% 64.26%
  African American 5.04% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.89% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.89% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bailor

People with the last name Bailor are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Bailor

  • How Popular is the name Bailor? Bailor is the 53,785th most popular name of all time. As a last name Bailor was the 29,661st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Bailor have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 33 babies born with the first name Bailor in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bailor? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2006 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Bailor first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bailor is Wednesday, April 23rd, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Bailor born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bailor was in 2009 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Bailor: Your name in reverse order is Roliab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Irobla. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bailor? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 794 people with the last name Bailor.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bailor? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bailor as their last name since less than 1 person in 370k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.