First Name
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 Ferrer

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Alt. Meaning

F is for funny, humor suits you!

E is for extra, those little things you do!

R is for relax, you know how!

R is for romantic, hopelessly so

E is for elegant, born within you.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

Notable Persons Named Ferrer

He left this life in 1348.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ferrer

Miguel Ferrer is an actor. He was most prominent from 1981 to present. Miguel was given the name Miguel José Ferrer on February 7th, 1955 in Santa Monica, California, U.S.


José Ferrer was an actor and director. He was most active from 1935 to 1992. José was given the name José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón on January 8th, 1912 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He breathed his last breath on January 26th, 1992.


Mel Ferrer was an actor, director, and producer. He was most active from 1937 to 1998. Mel was given the name Melchor Gastón Ferrer on August 25th, 1917 in Elberon, New Jersey. He passed away on June 2nd, 2008.


David Ferrer is a tennis player. David was born on April 2nd, 1982 in Xàbia, Alicante, Spain.


Frank Ferrer is a hard rock musician and drummer. He has been prominent since 1989. Frank was born Frank Ferrer on March 25th, 1966. Frank is also known as Frank "Thunderchucker" Ferrer.


Tessa Ferrer is an actress. She was most active from 2008 to present. Tessa was given the name Tessa Rose Ferrer by her parent Debby Boone on March 30th, 1986 in Los Angeles, United States.


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Popularity of Ferrer as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ferrer U.S.
  White 11.91% 64.26%
  African American 1.32% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 18.83% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.10% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.30% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 66.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ferrer

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

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Fun Facts about the name Ferrer

  • How Popular is the name Ferrer? As a last name Ferrer was the 2,123rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Ferrer first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Ferrer is Monday, August 14th, 1899.
  • How unique is the name Ferrer? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Ferrer. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Ferrer: Your name in reverse order is Rerref. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Errfer. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ferrer? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 17,057 people with the last name Ferrer.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ferrer? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Ferrer as their last name.

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