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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 Chona

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Alt. Meaning

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

O is for observant, nothing gets by you!

N is for notable, distinguished are your feats

A is for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Notable Persons With the Last Name Chona

Dr Shayama Chona is a disability rights activist, author, founder, president of tamana association new delhi, ex- principal of delhi public school, r. k. puram, education, tamana association, and head teacher. Dr was born on August 12th, 1942 in Rajasthan.


Mainza Chona was a Minister of Legal Affairs, Attorney-General, Secretary General of UNIP, Vice President of the Republic of Zambia, Prime Minister of the Republic of Zambia, Minister of Home Affairs, Zambian Ambassador to the United States, Minister of Legal AffairsandAtto. Mainza was born on January 21st, 1930 in Nampeyo, near Monze, Northern Rhodesia. He breathed his last breath on December 11th, 2001.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Chona U.S.
  White 7.10% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 22.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 67.76% 16.26%

Of Last Name Chona

People with the last name Chona are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Chona

  • How Popular is the name Chona? Chona is the 51,884th most popular name of all time. As a last name Chona was the 98,982nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Chona have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37 babies born with the first name Chona in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Chona? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Chona first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Chona is Thursday, June 17th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Chona born? The highest recorded use of the first name Chona was in 1972 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Chona: Your name in reverse order is Anohc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hcano. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Chona? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 183 people with the last name Chona.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Chona? Chona is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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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