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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Deans

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  1. plural of Dean

Notable Persons Named Deans

Deans Brooks was an actor. Deans was born on July 26th, 1916 in Colony, Kansas. He died on May 30th, 2013.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Deans

Mickey Deans was a musician and entrepreneur. Mickey was given the name Michael DeVinko on September 24th, 1934 in Garfield, New Jersey. He left this life on July 11th, 2003.


Robbie was born on September 4th, 1959 in Cheviot, New Zealand. Robbie is also known as Robbie Deans.


Ian Deans is a firefighter and draftsman. Ian was born on August 16th, 1937 in Kilmarnock.


John Deans is a soccer player for the Neilston Juniors F.C., Albion Rovers F.C., Motherwell F.C., Celtic F.C., Luton Town F.C., Carlisle United F.C., Partick Thistle F.C., and Scotland national football team. John was born on July 30th, 1946 in Johnstone, Scotland.



Julia Deans is a rock music, pop music, and electronica musician. Her ongoing career started in 1993. Julia was born on August 27th, 1974.


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Popularity of Deans as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Deans U.S.
  White 57.60% 64.26%
  African American 35.82% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.59% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.10% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.30% 16.26%

Of Last Name Deans

People with the last name Deans are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Deans

  • How Popular is the name Deans? As a last name Deans was the 8,113th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Deans first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Deans is Friday, February 6th, 1914.
  • How unique is the name Deans? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Deans. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Deans: Your name in reverse order is Snaed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nsead. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Deans? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,087 people with the last name Deans.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Deans? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Deans as their last name.

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