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

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Origin and Meaning of Buttafuoco

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  • A user from Arizona, United States says the name Buttafuoco is of Italian origin and means "Fire thrower".
Other origins: English

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From buttare + fuoco

  1. linstock

Notable Persons With the Last Name Buttafuoco

Joey Buttafuoco is an auto body shop owner. Joey was given the name Joseph A. Buttafuoco on March 11th, 1956 in Massapequa, New York, U.S.


Mary Jo Buttafuoco is an author and motivational speaker. Mary was born on May 15th, 1955.


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Popularity of Buttafuoco as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Buttafuoco U.S.
  White 95.74% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.26% 16.26%

Of Last Name Buttafuoco

People with the last name Buttafuoco are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Buttafuoco

  • How Popular is the name Buttafuoco? As a last name Buttafuoco was the 96,799th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Buttafuoco? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Buttafuoco was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Buttafuoco: Your name in reverse order is Ocoufattub. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aoubtcufot. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Buttafuoco? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 188 people with the last name Buttafuoco.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Buttafuoco? Buttafuoco is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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Past life for Buttafuoco born Dec 12, 1976

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Egypt approximately on 1100. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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