First Name
<100
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
11k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Devore

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Alt. Meaning

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

E is for expert, in your chosen career

V is for verve! Your enthusiasm!

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

R is for rich, in the love from others

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

Notable Persons With the Last Name Devore

Gary DeVore was a notable person. Gary was born on September 17th, 1941. He passed away on June 28th, 1997.

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Hugh Devore was a college coach. Hugh was born on November 25th, 1910 in Newark, New Jersey. He breathed his last breath on December 8th, 1992.

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Chuck DeVore is an office holder. His military service ended in 2007. Chuck was born on May 20th, 1962 in Seattle.

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Tiger Devore is a clinical psychologist and sex therapist. Tiger was given the name Howard Devore in 1958 in New York City.

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Dorothy Devore was a famed human. Dorothy was given the name Alma Inez Williams on June 22nd, 1899 in Fort Worth, Texas. She passed away on September 10th, 1976.

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Ophelia DeVore was a model, entrepreneur, and publisher. Ophelia was born on August 12th, 1922 in Edgefield, South Carolina. She passed away on February 28th, 2014.

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Popularity of Devore as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Devore U.S.
  White 86.01% 64.26%
  African American 6.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.53% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.14% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.73% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.12% 16.26%

Of Last Name Devore

People with the last name Devore are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Devore

  • How Popular is the name Devore? As a last name Devore was the 3,157th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Devore first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Devore is Saturday, December 29th, 1877.
  • How unique is the name Devore? From 1880 to 2016 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Devore. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Devore: Your name in reverse order is Eroved. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ederov. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Devore? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,445 people with the last name Devore.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Devore? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Devore as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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