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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dewald

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

E is for extra, those little things you do!

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

A is for able, for you surely are.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

Notable Persons Named Dewald

Dewald was born on February 22nd, 1987 in Port Elizabeth.


Dewald Pretorius is a cricketer.


Dewald was born on July 16th, 1940. He passed away on September 27th, 2009.


Dewald was born on January 12th, 1981 in Uitenhage.


Dewald was born on June 18th, 1986.


Dewald was born on June 6th, 1980 in Klerksdorp.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Dewald

Charlie Dewald was a baseball player. Charlie was born on September 22nd, 1867 in Newark, New Jersey. He passed away on August 22nd, 1904.


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International Interest for Dewald

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Dewald as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dewald U.S.
  White 96.24% 64.26%
  African American 0.27% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.52% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.10% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dewald

People with the last name Dewald are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Dewald

  • How Popular is the name Dewald? As a last name Dewald was the 9,875th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Dewald first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Dewald is Friday, March 16th, 1883.
  • How unique is the name Dewald? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Dewald. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Dewald: Your name in reverse order is Dlawed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eldwad. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dewald? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,275 people with the last name Dewald.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dewald? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Dewald as their last name.

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