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since 1880
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What does the name Coulibaly mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Coulibaly

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C is for captive, your web of charm.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

I is for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

B is for beauty, that comes from within.

A is for aspirations, many to be attained

L is for love, your love of life!

Y is for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

Notable Persons Named Coulibaly

Coulibaly was born in 1950. She breathed her last breath on March 19th, 2003.


Coulibaly Seydou is an athlete for the PIFA F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Coulibaly

Souleymane Coulibaly is a soccer player for the Peterborough United F.C., S.S. Robur Siena, Tottenham Hotspur F.C., F.C. Grosseto S.S.D., F.C. Bari 1908, U.S. Pistoiese 1921, and Ivory Coast national under-20 football team. Souleymane was born on December 26th, 1994.


Ousmane Coulibaly is a soccer player for the Platanias F.C., FC Mantes, En Avant de Guingamp, Stade Brestois 29, and Mali national football team. Ousmane was born on July 9th, 1989 in Paris, France.


Amedy was born on February 27th, 1982 in Juvisy-sur-Orge. Amedy is also known as al-Ifriqi and Abou Bassir Abdallah. He passed away on January 9th, 2015.


Kalifa Coulibaly is a soccer player for the K.A.A. Gent, Paris Saint-Germain Academy, R. Charleroi S.C., and Mali national football team. Kalifa was born on August 21st, 1991.


Mohamed Coulibaly is a soccer player for the Racing de Santander, FC Gueugnon, FC Saint-Louis Neuweg, SC Dornach, Grasshopper Club Zürich, A.F.C. Bournemouth, Coventry City F.C., and Port Vale F.C. Mohamed was born on August 7th, 1988 in Bakel, Senegal.


Lassana Coulibaly is a soccer player for the SC Bastia. Lassana was born on April 10th, 1996 in Mali.


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International Interest for Coulibaly

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Coulibaly U.S.
  White 3.38% 64.26%
  African American 92.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.46% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Coulibaly

People with the last name Coulibaly are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Coulibaly

  • How Popular is the name Coulibaly? As a last name Coulibaly was the 23,251st most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Coulibaly? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Coulibaly was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Coulibaly: Your name in reverse order is Ylabiluoc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Bullcaoyi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Coulibaly? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,096 people with the last name Coulibaly.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Coulibaly? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Coulibaly as their last name since less than 1 person in 270k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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