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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ericsson

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Ericsson

Ericsson Valiente is a sports team member for the New Jersey Stallions.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ericsson

Astrid Lindgren was a children's fiction, picture books, screenplays, children's literature, and picture book writer. She was most active from 1944 to 1993. Astrid was given the name Astrid Anna Emilia Ericsson on November 14th, 1907 in Vimmerby. She left this life on January 28th, 2002.



John Ericsson was an engineer and innovator. John was born on July 31st, 1803 in Långban. He breathed his last breath on March 8th, 1889.


Fredrik was born on March 14th, 1975 in Sundsvall. He left this life on August 6th, 2010.


Lars Magnus Ericsson was an invention, entrepreneurship, inventor, and entrepreneur. Lars was born on May 5th, 1846 in Värmskog, Värmland, Sweden. He passed away on December 17th, 1926.


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Popularity of Ericsson as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ericsson U.S.
  White 90.98% 64.26%
  African American 2.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.34% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ericsson

People with the last name Ericsson are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Ericsson

  • How Popular is the name Ericsson? Ericsson is the 54,573rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Ericsson was the 41,728th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ericsson have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 32 babies born with the first name Ericsson in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ericsson? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2001 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Ericsson first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ericsson is Sunday, November 24th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Ericsson born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ericsson was in 2010 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Ericsson: Your name in reverse order is Nosscire. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sesrnoic. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ericsson? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 521 people with the last name Ericsson.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ericsson? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ericsson as their last name since less than 1 person in 556k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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