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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cisneros

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  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Cisneros is of Greek origin and means "Swan".
  • A submission from California, United States says the name Cisneros means "Cisne meaning "Swan", ros meaning "roost" Roost, a place where birds rest or sleep." and is of Spanish origin.
Other origins: English

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Cisneros

Sandra Cisneros is a writer. She was most active from 1980 to present. Sandra was born on December 20th, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois, US.


Al Cisneros is a stoner rock and crust punk singer, bass guitarist, and lead vocalist. His ongoing career started in 1989. Al was born on September 23rd, 1973.


Henry Cisneros is an office holder. Henry was born on June 11th, 1947 in San Antonio, Texas, USA.


Gustavo Cisneros is a media investor and hotel industry. Gustavo was given the name Gustavo A. Cisneros Rendiles on November 20th, 1945 in Caracas.


Satcha Pretto is a journalist, co-anchor, triathlete, and marathonist. Satcha was given the name Satcha Pretto Padilla Cisneros on April 5th, 1980 in La Paz, Honduras.


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Popularity of Cisneros as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cisneros U.S.
  White 4.58% 64.26%
  African American 0.20% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.20% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.12% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.17% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 94.73% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cisneros

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

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Fun Facts about the name Cisneros

  • How Popular is the name Cisneros? As a last name Cisneros was the 670th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Cisneros? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Cisneros was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Cisneros: Your name in reverse order is Sorensic. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Csoensri. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cisneros? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 50,920 people with the last name Cisneros.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cisneros? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 17 of them will have Cisneros as their last name.

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