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

What does the name Boru mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Boru

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  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Boru is of Irish origin and means "Warrior king of Ireland".
  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Boru is of Unknown origin and means "Beloved".
Other origins: Irish (Gealic)

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Boru

Brian Boru was royalty. He holds the title Brian Boru's March. He was most active from 1002 to 1002. Brian was born as the child of Cennétig mac Lorcáin and Bé Binn inion Urchadh in Kincora, Killaloe, County Clare, Munster. He passed away on April 23rd, 1014.


Sorcha was born on April 13th, 1900. She died on January 30th, 2006.


Sean was born on March 20th, 1953. He breathed his last breath on February 14th, 2011.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Boru U.S.
  White 35.62% 64.26%
  African American 54.11% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.16% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Boru

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

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Fun Facts about the name Boru

  • How Popular is the name Boru? As a last name Boru was the 118,853rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Boru first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Boru is Friday, July 19th, 1907.
  • How unique is the name Boru? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Boru. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Boru: Your name in reverse order is Urob. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uorb. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Boru? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 146 people with the last name Boru.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Boru? Boru is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Borus Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Boru born Dec 18, 1958

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Siberia approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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