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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Eckhoff

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Alt. Meaning

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

C is for casual, no pretension here.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

O is for original, one of a kind!

F is for finesse, an enviable trait.

F is for future, always looking ahead.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Eckhoff

Tiril was born on May 21st, 1990 in Bærum.


Stian was born on September 3rd, 1979 in Trondheim. Stian is also known as Eckhoff and Stian Kampenhaug.


Gerry Eckhoff is a politician.


Ernst was born on April 28th, 1905. He breathed his last breath on September 14th, 1997.


Ditlef Eckhoff is a jazz musician. Ditlef was born on June 21st, 1942 in Stokke. Ditlef is also known as «Diffen».


Johannes was born in 1919. He left this life in 2007.


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Popularity of Eckhoff as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Eckhoff U.S.
  White 97.08% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.93% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.14% 16.26%

Of Last Name Eckhoff

People with the last name Eckhoff are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Eckhoff

  • How Popular is the name Eckhoff? As a last name Eckhoff was the 12,971st most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Eckhoff? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Eckhoff was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Eckhoff: Your name in reverse order is Ffohkce. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Fkoehfc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Eckhoff? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,367 people with the last name Eckhoff.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Eckhoff? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Eckhoff as their last name since less than 1 person in 125k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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