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

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Origin and Meaning of Balog

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Alt. Meaning

B is for buoy, you encourage those you see.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

L is for life, that you live so well.

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

G is for gracious, it shows everyday.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Balog

James Balog is a photographer. James was born on July 15th, 1952 in Danville, Pennsylvania, U.S.


Zoltán was born on January 7th, 1958 in Ózd.


Gábor was born on September 2nd, 1990.


Leonarda Balog is a soccer player for the ŽNK Osijek, RTP Unia Racibórz, Zagłębie Lubin, and Croatia women's national football team. Leonarda was born on February 5th, 1993 in Križevci, Croatia. Leonarda is also known as Lee.


He holds the title Grandmaster and Grandmaster (chess). Imre was born Imre Balog on October 28th, 1991.


Lester was born on April 18th, 1905 in Hungary. He died in 1976.


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Popularity of Balog as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Balog U.S.
  White 93.92% 64.26%
  African American 0.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.48% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.30% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.13% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.80% 16.26%

Of Last Name Balog

People with the last name Balog are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Balog

  • How Popular is the name Balog? As a last name Balog was the 11,753rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Balog? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Balog was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Balog: Your name in reverse order is Golab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oabgl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Balog? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,665 people with the last name Balog.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Balog? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Balog as their last name since less than 1 person in 111k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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