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Origin and Meaning of Carrillo

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Probably from carro +‎ -illo

  1. (anatomy) cheek, jowl

Notable Persons Named Carrillo

Carrillo was born in 1944.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Carrillo

She was most active from 1977 to 1977. Elpidia was born on August 16th, 1961 in Parácuaro, Michoacán, Mexico.


Joaquin Murrieta Carrillo was a gold miner and outlaw. Joaquin was born in 1829 in Sonora. Joaquin is also known as The Robin Hood of El Dorado and The Mexican Robin Hood. He breathed his last breath in 1853.


André Carrillo is a soccer player for the Sporting Clube de Portugal, Esther Grande, Alianza Lima, and Peru national football team. André was born on June 14th, 1991 in Lima, Peru.


Guido Carrillo is a soccer player for the AS Monaco FC and Estudiantes de La Plata. Guido was born on May 25th, 1991 in Magdalena, Buenos Aires.


He was most prominent from 1915 to 1957. Leo was given the name Leopoldo Antonio Carrillo on August 6th, 1880 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. He left this life on September 10th, 1961.


Ernesto Fonseca Carrillo is a drug lord of the guadalajara cartel., drug lord, and drug lordof theguadalajara cartel. Ernesto was born on August 1st, 1930 in Santiago de los Caballeros, Badiraguato, Sinaloa, Mexico. Ernesto is also known as Don Neto.


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Popularity of Carrillo as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Carrillo U.S.
  White 5.13% 64.26%
  African American 0.24% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.36% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.24% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 93.33% 16.26%

Of Last Name Carrillo

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

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Fun Facts about the name Carrillo

  • How Popular is the name Carrillo? As a last name Carrillo was the 340th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Carrillo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Carrillo is Thursday, April 22nd, 1993.
  • How unique is the name Carrillo? From 1880 to 2016 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Carrillo. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Carrillo: Your name in reverse order is Ollirrac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Raicorll. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Carrillo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 91,129 people with the last name Carrillo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Carrillo? Carrillo was ranked as the 340th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!

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