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since 1880
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6k
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in 2010

Felipe

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 8 0 8
1882 7 0 7
1883 6 0 6
1884 5 0 5
1886 12 0 12
1888 7 0 7
1890 8 0 8
1891 9 0 9
1892 12 0 12
1893 9 0 9
1895 8 0 8
1896 10 0 10
1897 10 0 10
1899 7 0 7
1900 14 0 14
1901 13 0 13
1902 15 0 15
1903 13 0 13
1904 6 0 6
1905 10 0 10
1906 22 0 22
1907 12 0 12
1908 17 0 17
1909 19 0 19
1910 19 0 19
1911 25 0 25
1912 29 0 29
1913 35 0 35
1914 44 0 44
1915 48 0 48
1916 54 0 54
1917 72 0 72
1918 99 0 99
1919 95 0 95
1920 108 0 108
1921 102 0 102
1922 129 0 129
1923 107 0 107
1924 123 0 123
1925 125 0 125
1926 156 5 151
1927 130 0 130
1928 129 0 129
1929 96 0 96
1930 139 0 139
1931 122 0 122
1932 98 0 98
1933 113 0 113
1934 123 0 123
1935 97 0 97
1936 103 0 103
1937 93 0 93
1938 80 0 80
1939 99 0 99
1940 93 0 93
1941 96 0 96
1942 115 0 115
1943 145 0 145
1944 131 0 131
1945 154 0 154
1946 135 0 135
1947 133 0 133
1948 163 0 163
1949 161 0 161
1950 163 0 163
1951 167 0 167
1952 183 0 183
1953 173 0 173
1954 178 0 178
1955 190 0 190
1956 184 0 184
1957 199 0 199
1958 191 0 191
1959 218 0 218
1960 204 0 204
1961 230 0 230
1962 242 7 235
1963 220 6 214
1964 218 0 218
1965 225 5 220
1966 230 0 230
1967 219 0 219
1968 257 0 257
1969 257 0 257
1970 294 5 289
1971 313 0 313
1972 288 0 288
1973 286 0 286
1974 313 0 313
1975 370 0 370
1976 372 0 372
1977 332 0 332
1978 372 0 372
1979 376 7 369
1980 411 0 411
1981 478 6 472
1982 392 5 387
1983 470 7 463
1984 385 8 377
1985 392 5 387
1986 443 9 434
1987 395 5 390
1988 430 0 430
1989 497 10 487
1990 523 0 523
1991 581 6 575
1992 543 0 543
1993 606 12 594
1994 552 7 545
1995 554 0 554
1996 510 7 503
1997 522 0 522
1998 500 6 494
1999 501 0 501
2000 583 0 583
2001 602 0 602
2002 544 0 544
2003 562 0 562
2004 589 0 589
2005 582 0 582
2006 590 0 590
2007 569 5 564
2008 492 0 492
2009 472 0 472
2010 423 0 423
2011 358 0 358
2012 348 0 348
2013 319 0 319
2014 336 0 336
2015 290 0 290

Fun Facts about the name Felipe

  • How many people with the first name Felipe have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 29,185 babies born with the first name Felipe in the United States. That's more than enough people named Felipe to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Felipe? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Felipe first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Felipe is Saturday, April 23rd, 1864.
  • What year had the most people named Felipe born? The highest recorded use of the first name Felipe was in 2001 with a total of 602 babies.
  • Random Felipe Factoid: According to the 1918 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Felipe ranks 43rd in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 20 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1918.
  • Weird things about the name Felipe: Your name in reverse order is Epilef. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eilfpe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Felipe? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,370 people with the last name Felipe.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Felipe? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Felipe as their last name.
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Popularity of Felipe as a last name

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Common last names for Felipe

  • Rodriguez
  • Garcia
  • Martinez
  • Gonzalez
  • Hernandez
  • Lopez
  • Perez
  • Rivera
  • Sanchez
  • Ramirez
  • Torres
  • Ortiz
  • Reyes
  • Cruz
  • Diaz
  • Morales
  • Santiago
  • Gonzales
  • Chavez

Common first names for Felipe

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Felipe U.S.
  White 8.26% 64.26%
  African American 0.58% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 13.56% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.86% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.37% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 75.37% 16.26%

Of Last Name Felipe

People with the last name Felipe are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Felipe" mean? The list below shows the origins of Felipe as well as things modernly associated with the name Felipe such as celebrities named Felipe.

Spanish

Origin and Meaning of Felipe

The name "Felipe" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Horse lover". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Felipe

Felipe VI

Felipe VI is royalty. He has been prominent since 2014. Felipe was born as the child of Juan Carlos I of Spain and Queen Sofía of Spain on January 30th, 1968 in Madrid.

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Felipe Massa

Felipe Massa is a formula one racer.

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Felipe Calderon

Felipe Calderon is a President of Mexico, Leader of the National Action Party, Secretary of Energy, Leader of theNational Action Party, and Secretariat of Energy (Mexico). Felipe was born on August 18th, 1962 in Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico.

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Immortal Technique

Immortal Technique is an east coast hip hop, alternative hip hop, political hip hop, underground hip hop, and hardcore hip hop rapping and activism. He was most prominent from 2000 to present. Immortal was given the name Felipe Andres Coronel on February 19th, 1978 in Lima.

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Felipe Ortiz Rose

Felipe Ortiz Rose is a disco singing and actor. Felipe was born Felipe Ortiz Rose on January 12th, 1954.

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Felipe Melo

Felipe Melo is a soccer player for the Inter Milan, Clube de Regatas do Flamengo, Cruzeiro Esporte Clube, Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, RCD Mallorca, Racing de Santander, UD Almería, ACF Fiorentina, Juventus F.C., Galatasaray S.K. (football), and Brazil national football team. Felipe was born on June 26th, 1983 in Volta Redonda.

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  • Felipe Anderson
    (soccer player)
  • Felipe Caicedo
    (soccer player)
  • Felipe Nasr
    (famous individual)
  • Felipe González Márquez
    (Secretary-General of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party)
  • Felipe Santana
    (soccer player)
  • Felipe Gutiérrez
    (soccer player)
  • Felipe Alou
    (baseball player)
  • Felipe
    (soccer player)
  • F. Landa Jocano
    (anthropologist)
  • Felipe Arantes
    (important somebody)
  • Felipe Baloy
    (soccer player)
  • Felipe Rivero
    (baseball player)
  • Felipe Lopes
    (soccer player)
  • Felipe de Neve
    (Governor of Alta California)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Felipe

Luis Felipe

Luis Felipe is a gang member, founder of the new york city chapter of almighty latin kings, queens nation, drug trafficker, and latin kings (gang). Luis is also known as King Blood".

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Felipe

Felipe is a soccer player for the Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, União Futebol Clube, Clube Atlético Bragantino, and Coimbra Esporte Clube. Felipe was born on May 16th, 1989 in Mogi das Cruzes.

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Julián Felipe

Julián Felipe was a composer. Julián was born on January 28th, 1861 in Cavite City. He died on October 2nd, 1944.

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Amaro Rodriguez Felipe

Amaro Rodriguez Felipe was a famous person. Amaro was born on May 3rd, 1678 in San Cristóbal de La Laguna. He left this life on October 14th, 1747.

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Luiz Felipe

Luiz Felipe is a soccer player for the Santos FC, Joinville Esporte Clube, Sociedade Esportiva e Recreativa Caxias do Sul, Duque de Caxias Futebol Clube, Futebol Clube Cascavel, and Paraná Clube. Luiz was born on October 9th, 1993 in Tubarão, Brazil.

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Juan Felipe

Juan Felipe is a soccer player for the FK Vardar, Santos FC, Esporte Clube Santo André, Red Bull Brasil, Oriente Petrolero, São Carlos Futebol Clube, and PFC CSKA Sofia. Juan was born on December 5th, 1987 in São Vicente, São Paulo. Juan is also known as Juan Felipe.

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What does the name Felipe mean?

Fis for forgiving, of others and your own mistakes

Eis for expert, in your chosen career

Lis for love, your love of life!

Iis for immaculate, keeping it tidy

Pis for pioneer, your adventuresome spirit.

Eis for electric, a sparkling trait!

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