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since 1880
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Origin and Meaning of Duterte

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Indian (Sanskrit)

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  • According to a user from Philippines, the name Duterte is of Philippines origin and means ""Incorruptible," "courageous"".

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  1. A Filipino surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Duterte

Rodrigo Duterte is a Vice-Mayor of Davao City, Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Davao City's 1st district, Member of thePhilippine House of RepresentativesfromDavao City's1st district, and Mayor of Davao City. He was most active from 2013 to 2010. Rodrigo was born on March 28th, 1945 in Maasin.


Keanna Reeves is an actor and actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2006. Keanna was given the name Janet Derecho Duterte on February 23rd, 1970 in Cebu City.


Rémi Duterte is a sports team member for the US Boulogne.


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Popularity of Duterte as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Duterte U.S.
  White 10.92% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 71.26% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 14.94% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.87% 16.26%

Of Last Name Duterte

People with the last name Duterte are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Duterte

  • How Popular is the name Duterte? As a last name Duterte was the 103,181st most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Duterte? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Duterte was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Duterte: Your name in reverse order is Etretud. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Erdettu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Duterte? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 174 people with the last name Duterte.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Duterte? Duterte is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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Past life for Duterte born Nov 1, 1957

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 Italy approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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