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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Degray

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons With the Last Name Degray

Dale Degray is an athlete. His most notable accomplishments were from 1983 to 1999. Dale was born on September 1st, 1963 in Oshawa.


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Popularity of Degray as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Degray U.S.
  White 87.82% 64.26%
  African American 9.29% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Degray

People with the last name Degray are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Degray

  • How Popular is the name Degray? As a last name Degray was the 35,945th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Degray first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Degray is Thursday, December 29th, 1892.
  • How unique is the name Degray? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Degray. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Degray: Your name in reverse order is Yarged. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yaedrg. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Degray? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 624 people with the last name Degray.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Degray? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Degray as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Degray born Mar 3, 1971

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1425. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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