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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Origin and Meaning of Dred

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  1. dreadlock

Notable Persons Named Dred

Dred was given the name Sam Scott in 1799. He passed away on September 17th, 1858.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Dred

Mike Dred is an acid techno musician. He plays Roland TB-303. His ongoing career started in 1983. Mike was given the name Michael C. Cullen . Mike is also known as The Kosmik Kommando, Universal Indicator, Chimera, Machine Codes, Space Avenger, and DJ Judge Dred.


Fun Facts about the name Dred

  • When was the first name Dred first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Dred is Tuesday, November 15th, 1881.
  • How unique is the name Dred? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Dred. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Dred: Your name in reverse order is Derd. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eddr. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Dred born Sep 6, 1935

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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