First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Descoteaux

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Alt. Meaning

D is for direct, you get to the point

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

C is for complete, nothing further needed here.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

A is for angelic, a truly pure heart

U is for upstanding, the honorable way to be

X is for Xanadu, your place of paradise.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Descoteaux

Matthieu Descoteaux is an ice hockey player. His most notable accomplishments were from 1997 to 2009. Matthieu was born on September 23rd, 1977 in Pierreville, Quebec.


Bernard was born in 1947.


Norm Descoteaux is an athlete. His career lasted from 1965 to 1974. Norm was born on January 3rd, 1948 in Montreal.


Pierre Descoteaux is a Member of Parliament. Pierre was born on February 16th, 1952.


Joseph-Felix was born on March 17th, 1863. He passed away on July 13th, 1931.


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Popularity of Descoteaux as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Descoteaux U.S.
  White 94.74% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.92% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.58% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.23% 16.26%

Of Last Name Descoteaux

People with the last name Descoteaux are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Descoteaux

  • How Popular is the name Descoteaux? As a last name Descoteaux was the 30,630th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Descoteaux? Out of 5,838,786 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Descoteaux was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Descoteaux: Your name in reverse order is Xuaetocsed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Xedesauotc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Descoteaux? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 761 people with the last name Descoteaux.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Descoteaux? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Descoteaux as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k 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).
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