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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dreux

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  • A user from California, United States says the name Dreux is of French origin and means "Dreux are idealistic who embrace the principles of compassion and forgiveness. Dreux are visionary who is wiling to make a better world and have the ability to influence masses. Dreux are also creative and imaginative that gives them an artistic talent.".
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Notable Persons Named Dreux

Lil' Fizz is a contemporary r&b and hip hop music rapping, songwriter, record producer, and actor. He plays Human voice. His ongoing career started in 1998. Lil' was given the name Dreux Pierre Frédéric in New Orleans. Lil' is also known as Lil' Fizz, Fizz, Fizzo, and Air Fizzo.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Dreux

Yolande of Dreux was royalty. She breathed her last breath on August 2nd, 1322.


Philippa was born as the child of Robert II and Count of Dreux in 1192. Philippa is also known as Philippa de Dreux. She passed away in 1242.


Alfred was born in 1810 in Paris. Alfred is also known as Dedreux and Alfred. He left this life in 1860.


He holds the title Bishop of Beauvais and Roman Catholic Diocese of Beauvais. His career lasted from 1175 to 1217. Philip was born as the child of Robert I and Count of Dreux in 1158. He breathed his last breath on November 4th, 1217.


Adele was born in 1145.


Robert was born in 1293. He passed away in 1329.


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Popularity of Dreux as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dreux U.S.
  White 47.06% 64.26%
  African American 50.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dreux

People with the last name Dreux are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Dreux

  • How Popular is the name Dreux? Dreux is the 33,059th most popular name of all time. As a last name Dreux was the 158,432nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dreux have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 128 babies born with the first name Dreux in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dreux to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dreux? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Dreux first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dreux is Saturday, October 12th, 1929.
  • What year had the most people named Dreux born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dreux was in 2015 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Dreux: Your name in reverse order is Xuerd. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dxuer. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dreux? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 102 people with the last name Dreux.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dreux? Dreux is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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