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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dechert

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Alt. Meaning

D is for direct, you get to the point

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for realist, the way you are.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Dechert

Robert was born on May 18th, 1958 in Brampton.


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Popularity of Dechert as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dechert U.S.
  White 95.84% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.82% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.56% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dechert

People with the last name Dechert are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Dechert

  • How Popular is the name Dechert? As a last name Dechert was the 53,667th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Dechert first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Dechert is Tuesday, August 27th, 1907.
  • How unique is the name Dechert? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Dechert. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Dechert: Your name in reverse order is Trehced. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Heecrdt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dechert? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 385 people with the last name Dechert.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dechert? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Dechert as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Decherts Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Dechert born Apr 22, 1972

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Thailand approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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