Evora

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247
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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Evora

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     Portuguese
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     English
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     Jewish
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  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Evora means "Developing in wisdom".
  • A submission from Virginia, United States says the name Evora means "Wisdom".
  • A submission from Florida, United States says the name Evora means "Jewish convert to catholic religion and acquire for last name the name of the city EVORA" and is of Jewish origin.
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From Celtic ebora, ebura (“yew”). Compare Latin Eboracum (“York”).

  1. A Portuguese city in Alentejo.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Evora

Cesária Évora was a morna (music) and coladeira musician. She was most prominent from 1957 to 2011. Cesária was born on August 27th, 1941 in Mindelo, Cape Verde. She died on December 17th, 2011.

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César Évora is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1982. César was given the name César Évora Díaz on November 4th, 1959 in Havana.

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Nelson was born on April 26th, 1984 in Ivory Coast.

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Fernando Villalona is a merengue music, bachata (music), and bolero musician. His ongoing career started in 1971. Fernando was given the name Ramon Fernando Villalona Evora on May 7th, 1955 in Santo Domingo. Fernando is also known as El Mayimbe.

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Amanda was born on November 17th, 1984 in New York City.

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Gala was born on February 8th, 1983.

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Popularity of Evora as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Evora U.S.
  White 14.21% 64.26%
  African American 28.55% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 45.26% 16.26%

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People with the last name Evora are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Evora

  • How Popular is the name Evora? Evora is the 24,121st most popular name of all time. As a last name Evora was the 30,665th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Evora have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 247 babies born with the first name Evora in the United States. That's more than enough people named Evora 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 Evora? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1909 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Evora first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Evora is Wednesday, March 5th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Evora born? The highest recorded use of the first name Evora was in 1921 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Evora Factoid: According to the 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Evora is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1939.
  • Weird things about the name Evora: Your name in reverse order is Arove. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rvaoe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Evora? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 760 people with the last name Evora.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Evora? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Evora as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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