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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cauthen

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Alt. Meaning

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

A is for articulate, a regular wordsmith

U is for unique, your love of life.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Cauthen

Steve Cauthen is a jockey. Steve was born on May 1st, 1960 in Covington, Kentucky, U.S.


Terrance Cauthen is an athlete. Terrance was born on May 14th, 1976. Terrance is also known as Heat" "T".


Wayne was born in 1955.


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Popularity of Cauthen as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cauthen U.S.
  White 67.85% 64.26%
  African American 27.31% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.27% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.79% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.37% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cauthen

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

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Fun Facts about the name Cauthen

  • How Popular is the name Cauthen? As a last name Cauthen was the 8,956th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Cauthen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Cauthen is Wednesday, October 12th, 1887.
  • How unique is the name Cauthen? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Cauthen. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Cauthen: Your name in reverse order is Nehtuac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nahutec. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cauthen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,655 people with the last name Cauthen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cauthen? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Cauthen as their last name.

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