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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Diep

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From Middle Dutch diep, from Old Dutch *diop, from Proto-Germanic *deupaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéwbus. Compare Low German deep, West Frisian djip, English deep, German tief, Danish dyb, Norwegian dyp.

Notable Persons Named Diep

Diệp Hoài Xuân is an athlete for the Đồng Tháp FC.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Diep

Truong was born in 1897. They breathed their last breath in 1946.


Thuy was born in 1975.


Nguyễn Thanh Diệp is a soccer player for the Đồng Nai F.C. and Vietnam national under-23 football team. Nguyễn was born on September 6th, 1991 in Đồng Nai Province.


Minh was born on February 10th, 1919. He left this life on July 12th, 2002.


She holds the title Miss Sea Vietnam 2007, Miss Vietnam 2008, Miss International Beauty2009, Miss Sea Vietnam 2007 (1st runner-up), Miss Vietnam 2008 (People's Choice-award), and Miss International Beauty2009 (Winner). Vũ was born Vũ Hoàng Điệp on November 22nd, 1987 in Hanoi, Vietnam.


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Popularity of Diep as a last name

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Common last names for Diep

  • Nguyen
  • Le
  • Tran
  • Pham
  • Truong

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Diep U.S.
  White 1.13% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 96.16% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.43% 16.26%

Of Last Name Diep

People with the last name Diep are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Diep

  • How Popular is the name Diep? Diep is the 56,913th most popular name of all time. As a last name Diep was the 5,636th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Diep have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27 babies born with the first name Diep in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Diep? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Diep first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Diep is Sunday, February 6th, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Diep born? The highest recorded use of the first name Diep was in 1982 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Diep: Your name in reverse order is Peid. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Edpi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Diep? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,168 people with the last name Diep.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Diep? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Diep as their last name.

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