First Name
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 Checo

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Alt. Meaning

C is for creative, ideas aplenty

H is for heart, warm and loving.

E is for expert, in your chosen career

C is for confident, no doubts here!

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

Notable Persons Named Checo

Checo Acosta is a musician. He was most prominent from 1987 to present. Checo was given the name Alcibiades Antonio Acosta Agudelo on June 14th, 1965 in Soledad, Atlántico. Checo is also known as Agudelo and Alcibiades Antonio Acosta.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Checo

Robinson Checo is a baseball player. Robinson was born on September 9th, 1971 in Santiago de los Caballeros.


Luis López Checo is an athlete for the Cibao FC.


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Popularity of Checo as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Checo U.S.
  White 3.77% 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 94.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Checo

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

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Fun Facts about the name Checo

  • How Popular is the name Checo? As a last name Checo was the 25,793rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Checo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Checo is Sunday, September 1st, 1901.
  • How unique is the name Checo? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Checo. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Checo: Your name in reverse order is Ocehc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Coceh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Checo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 955 people with the last name Checo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Checo? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Checo as their last name since less than 1 person in 313k 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).
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