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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Casten

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  • A submission from Arkansas, United States says the name Casten means "Strong; follower of Christ".

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International Interest

casten was also found in the following language(s): Dutch

Notable Persons Named Casten

Casten Nemra is a President of the Marshall Islands. Casten was born on July 29th, 1971 in Kwajalein Atoll.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Casten


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International Interest for Casten

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Casten as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Casten U.S.
  White 88.06% 64.26%
  African American 1.58% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.15% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.31% 16.26%

Of Last Name Casten

People with the last name Casten are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Casten

  • How Popular is the name Casten? Casten is the 34,608th most popular name of all time. As a last name Casten was the 47,706th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Casten have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 115 babies born with the first name Casten in the United States. That's more than enough people named Casten to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Casten? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Casten first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Casten is Monday, February 15th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Casten born? The highest recorded use of the first name Casten was in 2017 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Casten: Your name in reverse order is Netsac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anecst. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Casten? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 444 people with the last name Casten.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Casten? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Casten as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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