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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Curran

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Wiktionary
  1. Obsolete form of currant.

curran was also found in the following language(s): Scottish Gaelic and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Curran

Curran was born on October 19th, 1990 in Boston.

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Curran Ferns is an athlete for the FFV NTC.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Curran

Tony Curran is an actor. Tony was born on December 13th, 1969 in Glasgow.

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Jakko Jakszyk is a pop music, rock music, progressive rock, funk, brit funk, and jazz fusion musician. He was most prominent from 1976 to present. Jakko was given the name Michael Lee Curran on June 8th, 1958.

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Brittany Curran is an actress. She has been prominent since 2001. Brittany was born on June 2nd, 1990 in , U.S. Brittany is also known as Curran and Brittany Elizabeth.

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Kailin was born on April 11th, 1991 in Hawaii, United States.

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Alex was given the name Alexandra Curran on September 23rd, 1982 in Aintree, Merseyside, England.

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Kevin Curran is a comedy writer.

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How popular is the baby name Curran in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 7 0 7
1957 5 0 5
1961 6 0 6
1966 6 0 6
1970 5 0 5
1971 9 0 9
1974 11 0 11
1976 10 0 10
1977 16 0 16
1978 19 6 13
1979 11 0 11
1980 13 0 13
1981 14 0 14
1982 12 0 12
1983 10 0 10
1984 12 0 12
1985 16 0 16
1986 15 0 15
1987 18 0 18
1988 23 0 23
1989 35 0 35
1990 39 0 39
1991 27 0 27
1992 32 0 32
1993 56 0 56
1994 37 0 37
1995 41 0 41
1996 40 5 35
1997 28 0 28
1998 39 5 34
1999 29 0 29
2000 42 9 33
2001 36 0 36
2002 28 5 23
2003 30 0 30
2004 34 0 34
2005 26 0 26
2006 34 0 34
2007 28 0 28
2008 22 0 22
2009 23 0 23
2010 20 0 20
2011 30 0 30
2012 26 0 26
2013 28 0 28
2014 24 0 24
2015 18 0 18
2016 11 0 11
2017 13 0 13

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Popularity of Curran as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Curran U.S.
  White 95.05% 64.26%
  African American 0.37% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.66% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.31% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.40% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Curran

People with the last name Curran are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Curran

  • How Popular is the name Curran? Curran is the 9,864th most popular name of all time. As a last name Curran was the 1,423rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Curran have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,114 babies born with the first name Curran in the United States. That's more than enough people named Curran to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Curran? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Curran first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Curran is Wednesday, January 3rd, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Curran born? The highest recorded use of the first name Curran was in 1993 with a total of 56 babies.
  • Random Curran Factoid: According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Curran is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 1995.
  • Weird things about the name Curran: Your name in reverse order is Narruc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cunrra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Curran? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 24,969 people with the last name Curran.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Curran? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Curran as their last name.

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