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

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Origin and Meaning of Demas

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dandy, a description of you!

E is for enduring, forever will your memory remain

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

S is for serene, your calm time.

Notable Persons Named Demas

Demas Nwoko is a in the fields of stage design, painting, and scenic design. Demas was born in 1935.


His military service ended in 1942. Demas was born on April 9th, 1900 in Traverse City, Michigan. He left this life on November 8th, 1942.


He was most active from 1867 to 1869. Demas was born on April 4th, 1827. He left this life on May 1st, 1888.


Demas was born in 1928. He left this life in 1993.


Demas was born on October 6th, 1903. He left this life in 1991.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Demas

Carole Demas is an actor/singer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1960 to present. Carole was given the name Carole Marya Demas on May 26th, 1940 in Brooklyn.


Danwel Demas is a rugby player. Danwel was born on October 15th, 1981 in Paarl.


Corinne Demas is a literary fiction, children's literature, and memoir writer. She has been prominent since 1969. Corinne is also known as Bliss and Corinne Demas.


George P. Demas was a in the field of pedology (soil study). George was born on April 28th, 1958 in United States. He breathed his last breath on December 23rd, 1999.


George J Demas was an athlete for the Staten Island Stapletons and Brooklyn Dodgers (NFL). George was born on January 7th, 1907 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. They breathed their last breath on November 16th, 1977.


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Popularity of Demas as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Demas U.S.
  White 77.38% 64.26%
  African American 14.81% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.33% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.07% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Demas

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

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Fun Facts about the name Demas

  • How Popular is the name Demas? Demas is the 84,508th most popular name of all time. As a last name Demas was the 18,457th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Demas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Demas in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Demas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Demas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Demas is Saturday, February 15th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Demas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Demas was in 2000 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Demas: Your name in reverse order is Samed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Adems. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Demas? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,499 people with the last name Demas.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Demas? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Demas as their last name since less than 1 person in 196k 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).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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