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Origin and Meaning of Eiland

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From Middle Dutch eilant, from Old Dutch *eilant, from Old Frisian eiland, from ei (“island”) +‎ land (“land”). The former part is from Proto-Germanic *awjō, the latter identical to modern Dutch land.

  1. island

Notable Persons With the Last Name Eiland

Dave Eiland is a baseball player for the Kansas City Royals. Dave was born on July 5th, 1966 in Dade City, Florida.


Giora Eiland is a national security council (israel) and institute for national security studies (israel). His military service ended in 2003. Giora was born in 1952 in Kfar Hess.


Allen was born on April 4th, 1962 in Texas, USA. Allen is also known as Allen Craig Eiland.


David Eiland is a musician. David was born in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. David is also known as Eiland and Dave.


Deandre' Eiland is a football player. He was most active from 2007 to 2007. Deandre' was born on June 4th, 1982 in Tupelo, Mississippi.


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Popularity of Eiland as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Eiland U.S.
  White 52.68% 64.26%
  African American 39.94% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.34% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.51% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.86% 16.26%

Of Last Name Eiland

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

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Fun Facts about the name Eiland

  • How Popular is the name Eiland? As a last name Eiland was the 9,929th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Eiland first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Eiland is Friday, September 27th, 1889.
  • How unique is the name Eiland? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Eiland. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Eiland: Your name in reverse order is Dnalie. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eadlni. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Eiland? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,250 people with the last name Eiland.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Eiland? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Eiland as their last name.

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