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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ettel

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Alt. Meaning

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

T is for tough, for you are not easily broken

T is for try, as hard as you can

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

L is for lucky, who is more?

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ettel

Elisabeth Bergner was an actress. Elisabeth was given the name Elisabeth Ettel on August 22nd, 1897 in Drohobych, Austro-Hungarian Empire. She died on May 12th, 1986.


Wolf-Udo was born on February 26th, 1921 in Hamburg. He breathed his last breath on July 17th, 1943.


Friedrich was born in 1890. He left this life in 1941.


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International Interest for Ettel

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Ettel as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ettel U.S.
  White 92.39% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.54% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.54% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ettel

People with the last name Ettel are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Ettel

  • How Popular is the name Ettel? Ettel is the 35,315th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ettel was the 70,833rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ettel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 109 babies born with the first name Ettel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ettel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ettel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2001 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ettel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ettel is Sunday, June 4th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Ettel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ettel was in 2017 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Random Ettel Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ettel is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Ettel: Your name in reverse order is Lette. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tleet. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ettel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 276 people with the last name Ettel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ettel? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ettel as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m 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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