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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Delius

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  • A user from United States says the name Delius means "A god".
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  1. English composer of orchestral works (1862-1934)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Delius

Ernst von Delius was a racing driver. Ernst was born on March 29th, 1912 in Plessa, Germany. He left this life on July 26th, 1937.


Friedrich was born on February 13th, 1943 in Rome.


Fritz Delius was an actor. Fritz was given the name Friedrich Wilhelm Diamant on September 28th, 1890 in Berlin, Germany. He passed away on September 20th, 1966.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Delius as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Delius U.S.
  White 64.90% 64.26%
  African American 30.29% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.40% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.40% 16.26%

Of Last Name Delius

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

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Fun Facts about the name Delius

  • How Popular is the name Delius? As a last name Delius was the 89,069th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Delius first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Delius is Saturday, October 1st, 1881.
  • How unique is the name Delius? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Delius. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Delius: Your name in reverse order is Suiled. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sdiuel. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Delius? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 208 people with the last name Delius.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Delius? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Delius as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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