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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Echard

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From Ancient Greek ἔχω (ékhō, “to hold”) + ἄρδω (árdō, “to water, to irrigate”).

  1. (dated) The portion of water in a sample of soil that is not available to vegetation

Notable Persons With the Last Name Echard

Raoul was born on September 28th, 1883 in Rouen. He passed away on September 7th, 1922.


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Popularity of Echard as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Echard U.S.
  White 94.36% 64.26%
  African American 2.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.66% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Echard

People with the last name Echard are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Echard

  • How Popular is the name Echard? As a last name Echard was the 26,873rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Echard first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Echard is Friday, February 14th, 1879.
  • How unique is the name Echard? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Echard. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Echard: Your name in reverse order is Drahce. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Drecah. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Echard? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 904 people with the last name Echard.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Echard? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Echard as their last name since less than 1 person in 323k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Echard born Mar 7, 1961

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 425. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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