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Demarcus

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1956 5 0 5
1964 5 0 5
1966 5 0 5
1967 7 0 7
1968 10 0 10
1969 10 0 10
1970 18 0 18
1971 37 0 37
1972 42 0 42
1973 57 0 57
1974 75 0 75
1975 92 0 92
1976 109 0 109
1977 143 0 143
1978 159 0 159
1979 177 0 177
1980 225 0 225
1981 211 0 211
1982 251 0 251
1983 276 0 276
1984 263 0 263
1985 361 7 354
1986 384 10 374
1987 375 7 368
1988 437 0 437
1989 461 5 456
1990 498 0 498
1991 511 0 511
1992 460 0 460
1993 456 0 456
1994 488 0 488
1995 428 0 428
1996 402 0 402
1997 366 0 366
1998 338 0 338
1999 302 0 302
2000 302 0 302
2001 253 0 253
2002 254 0 254
2003 239 0 239
2004 234 0 234
2005 263 0 263
2006 291 0 291
2007 288 0 288
2008 325 0 325
2009 267 0 267
2010 260 0 260
2011 222 0 222
2012 217 0 217
2013 226 0 226
2014 205 0 205
2015 181 0 181

Fun Facts about the name Demarcus

  • How many people with the first name Demarcus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,471 babies born with the first name Demarcus in the United States. That's more than enough people named Demarcus to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Demarcus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Demarcus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Demarcus is Monday, September 25th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Demarcus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Demarcus was in 1991 with a total of 511 babies.
  • Random Demarcus Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Demarcus ranks 94th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 38 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Demarcus: Your name in reverse order is Sucramed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mcedsaur. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Demarcus? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 461 people with the last name Demarcus.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Demarcus? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Demarcus as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Demarcus as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Demarcus U.S.
  White 86.98% 64.26%
  African American 9.33% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.52% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Demarcus

People with the last name Demarcus are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Demarcus" mean? The list below shows the origins of Demarcus as well as things modernly associated with the name Demarcus such as celebrities named Demarcus.

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Origin and Meaning of Demarcus

The name "Demarcus" is of American origin, and it means "Combination of De and Marcus". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Demarcus

DeMarcus Cousins

DeMarcus Cousins is a basketball player for the Sacramento Kings in the National Basketball Association. His most notable accomplishments were from 2010 to present. DeMarcus was born on August 13th, 1990 in Mobile, Alabama.

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DeMarcus Ware

DeMarcus Ware is an american football player for the Denver Broncos. His most notable accomplishments were from 2005 to present. DeMarcus was born on July 31st, 1982 in Auburn, Alabama.

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DeMarcus Lawrence

DeMarcus Lawrence is a football player for the Dallas Cowboys. DeMarcus was born on April 28th, 1992 in Aiken, South Carolina.

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DeMarcus Nelson

DeMarcus Nelson is a basketball player for the Unicaja, Golden State Warriors, Bakersfield Jam, KK Zagreb, Austin Spurs, S.S. Felice Scandone, Cholet Basket, BC Donetsk, KK Crvena zvezda, Panathinaikos B.C., and Baloncesto Málaga in the Liga ACB and Euroleague. He has had major accomplishments since 2008. DeMarcus was born on November 2nd, 1985 in Oakland, California.

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DeMarcus Corley

DeMarcus Corley is a boxer. DeMarcus was born on June 3rd, 1974 in Washington, D.C., U.S.

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Demarcus Van Dyke

Demarcus Van Dyke is a football player for the Free agent. Demarcus was born on January 17th, 1989 in Miami.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Demarcus

Jay DeMarcus

Jay DeMarcus is a country music and contemporary christian music musician, songwriter, producer, and record producer. He plays Bass guitar, Keyboard instrument, Guitar, Drum kit, and Vocals. His most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to present. Jay was given the name Stanley Wayne DeMarcus, Jr. on April 26th, 1971 in Columbus, Ohio, U.S.

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What does the name Demarcus mean?

Dis for dependable, on you I can rely.

Eis for enjoy, your life can be fun!

Mis for mild, your mild and gentle way.

Ais for admirable, you certainly are!

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

Cis for compassion, your finest side.

Uis for unique, your love of life.

Sis for secret, that you can certainly keep.

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Sources: U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain). U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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