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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

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Origin and Meaning of Camarena

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Alt. Meaning

C is for confident, no doubts here!

A is for authentic, be real

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

R is for romantic, hopelessly so

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

N is for novel, don't get too complicated!

A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

Notable Persons With the Last Name Camarena

Guillermo Gonzalez Camarena was an engineer. Guillermo was born on February 17th, 1917 in Guadalajara. He left this life on April 18th, 1965.


Javier was born on March 26th, 1976.


Jorge was born on March 24th, 1908 in Guadalajara. Jorge is also known as González Camarena and Jorge (Spanish). He passed away on May 24th, 1980.


Juan Manuel Silva Camarena is a philosopher, cathedratic professor, academic functionary, professor, and official. Juan was born on November 6th, 1945 in México City, Mexico.


Alfredo Ríos Camarena is a politician. Alfredo was born on October 18th, 1935 in Nayarit.


Consuelo Camarena is a politician. Consuelo was born on April 27th, 1943 in Guanajuato.


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Popularity of Camarena as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Camarena U.S.
  White 3.69% 64.26%
  African American 0.17% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.17% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.19% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.17% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 95.61% 16.26%

Of Last Name Camarena

People with the last name Camarena are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Camarena

  • How Popular is the name Camarena? As a last name Camarena was the 3,237th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Camarena? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Camarena was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Camarena: Your name in reverse order is Aneramac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Acrenaam. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Camarena? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,154 people with the last name Camarena.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Camarena? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Camarena as their last name.

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