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Meaning and Origin

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Ancient Greek Δῆλος (Dêlos)

  1. An island of the Cyclades, Greece.

Delos was also found in the following language(s): Latin

Notable Persons Named Delos

Delos was born on April 22nd, 1873. He left this life on April 4th, 1928.

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Russell Thorson was an actor. His career lasted from 1941 to 1978. Russell was given the name Delos Russell Thorson on October 14th, 1906 in Wisconsin, U.S. He breathed his last breath on July 6th, 1982.

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Delos Carleton Emmons is a military person. His military service ended in 1948.

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Delos was born on October 6th, 1909. He passed away on April 9th, 1988.

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Delos was born on August 4th, 1846. He passed away on April 13th, 1915.

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His military service ended in 1885.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Delos

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 0 7
1882 6 0 6
1883 6 0 6
1884 5 0 5
1887 6 0 6
1890 9 0 9
1891 5 0 5
1895 8 0 8
1896 6 0 6
1897 7 0 7
1901 5 0 5
1904 10 0 10
1905 5 0 5
1906 6 0 6
1908 6 0 6
1910 9 0 9
1912 14 0 14
1913 22 0 22
1914 26 0 26
1915 23 0 23
1916 37 0 37
1917 36 0 36
1918 40 0 40
1919 42 0 42
1920 35 0 35
1921 32 0 32
1922 43 0 43
1923 49 0 49
1924 33 0 33
1925 38 0 38
1926 34 0 34
1927 40 0 40
1928 25 0 25
1929 36 0 36
1930 30 0 30
1931 28 0 28
1932 37 0 37
1933 30 0 30
1934 29 0 29
1935 26 0 26
1936 20 0 20
1937 22 0 22
1938 23 0 23
1939 17 0 17
1940 15 0 15
1941 20 0 20
1942 15 0 15
1943 16 0 16
1944 13 0 13
1945 13 0 13
1946 22 0 22
1947 7 0 7
1948 12 0 12
1949 11 0 11
1950 10 0 10
1951 8 0 8
1952 13 0 13
1953 12 0 12
1954 9 0 9
1955 15 0 15
1956 10 0 10
1957 12 0 12
1958 10 0 10
1959 16 0 16
1960 10 0 10
1961 11 0 11
1963 5 0 5
1964 8 0 8
1967 7 0 7
1969 9 0 9
1970 6 0 6
1976 8 0 8
1980 6 0 6
1986 5 0 5
1990 6 0 6
2017 5 0 5

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Popularity of Delos as a first name

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Popularity of Delos as a last name

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Common last names for Delos

  • Smith
  • Miller
  • Anderson
  • Williams
  • Taylor
  • Cook
  • Phillips

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Delos U.S.
  White 37.92% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 8.18% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.60% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 50.56% 16.26%

Of Last Name Delos

People with the last name Delos are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Delos

  • How Popular is the name Delos? Delos is the 8,871st most popular name of all time. As a last name Delos was the 72,332nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Delos have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,318 babies born with the first name Delos in the United States. That's more than enough people named Delos 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 Delos? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Delos first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Delos is Sunday, January 5th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Delos born? The highest recorded use of the first name Delos was in 1923 with a total of 49 babies.
  • Random Delos Factoid: According to the 1918 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Delos is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1918.
  • Weird things about the name Delos: Your name in reverse order is Soled. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lodes. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Delos? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 269 people with the last name Delos.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Delos? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Delos as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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