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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Flor

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  • A user from Georgia, United States says the name Flor is of Spanish origin and means "Flower blooming".
  • A user from Maryland, United States says the name Flor is of Unknown origin and means "Flower".

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Wiktionary

From Dutch floers, a borrowing from French velours.

  1. nap, pile (kind of textile)
  2. veil

Notable Persons Named Flor

Flor R. Contemplacion was a domestic worker. Flor was born on January 7th, 1953 in Philippines. She left this life on March 17th, 1995.

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Flor Silvestre is a singer, actress, and equestrienne. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1943 to 1943. Flor was given the name Guillermina Jiménez Chabolla on August 16th, 1930 in Salamanca, Guanajuato. Flor is also known as Jiménez Chabolla and Guillermina.

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Flor Marcelino is a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, Minister of Multiculturalism, Literacy, Manitoba Minister of Culture, Heritage, Tourism, Minister responsible for Multiculturalism, Member of theLegislative Assembly of Manitoba, Minister responsible for Mul. Flor was born in Manila.

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Flor is a pop rock and rock music musician. She was most active from 2001 to 2001. Flor was given the name Florencia Caserta on April 13th, 1984.

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Flor was born on January 29th, 1991 in Pradera.

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Flor Elena González is an actress and actor. Flor was born Flor Elena González on February 2nd, 1960 in Venezuela.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Flor

Cheryl was given the name Cheryl Lynn Flor on April 30th, 1951 in San Diego, California, U.S.

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His military service ended in 1305. Roger was born in 1267 in Brindisi. He breathed his last breath on April 30th, 1305.

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Maria Flor is an actress and actor. Maria was given the name Maria Flor Leite Calaça on August 31st, 1983 in Laranjeiras.

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María was born on May 2nd, 1992 in Villena, Spain.

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Flor is a pop rock and rock music musician. She was most active from 2001 to 2001. Flor was given the name Florencia Caserta on April 13th, 1984.

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Luis Burgos Flor is a painting and painter. Luis was born on May 3rd, 1939 in Guayaquil.

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How popular is the baby name Flor in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1926 7 7 0
1943 6 6 0
1945 5 5 0
1947 9 9 0
1948 6 6 0
1949 7 7 0
1951 10 10 0
1952 7 7 0
1953 8 8 0
1954 8 8 0
1955 13 13 0
1956 9 9 0
1957 13 13 0
1958 9 9 0
1959 10 10 0
1960 25 25 0
1961 21 21 0
1962 30 23 7
1963 31 31 0
1964 24 24 0
1965 23 23 0
1966 29 29 0
1967 28 23 5
1968 37 31 6
1969 40 33 7
1970 49 43 6
1971 47 41 6
1972 50 45 5
1973 60 60 0
1974 57 57 0
1975 74 74 0
1976 88 88 0
1977 100 100 0
1978 75 75 0
1979 78 70 8
1980 113 107 6
1981 93 86 7
1982 87 75 12
1983 79 73 6
1984 92 92 0
1985 89 89 0
1986 113 113 0
1987 102 102 0
1988 164 164 0
1989 163 158 5
1990 174 168 6
1991 186 186 0
1992 206 206 0
1993 179 179 0
1994 183 183 0
1995 201 201 0
1996 183 183 0
1997 183 183 0
1998 171 171 0
1999 194 194 0
2000 201 201 0
2001 176 176 0
2002 185 185 0
2003 178 178 0
2004 195 195 0
2005 276 276 0
2006 264 264 0
2007 277 277 0
2008 193 193 0
2009 159 159 0
2010 144 144 0
2011 119 119 0
2012 108 108 0
2013 93 93 0
2014 98 98 0
2015 82 82 0
2016 84 84 0
2017 86 86 0

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Popularity of Flor as a first name

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Popularity of Flor as a last name

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Common last names for Flor

  • Rodriguez
  • Rivera
  • Ortiz
  • Torres
  • Perez
  • Cruz
  • Hernandez
  • Morales
  • Vazquez
  • Reyes
  • Colon
  • Nieves

Common first names for Flor

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Flor U.S.
  White 56.18% 64.26%
  African American 0.70% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.74% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.59% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.99% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 33.80% 16.26%

Of Last Name Flor

People with the last name Flor are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Flor

  • How Popular is the name Flor? Flor is the 3,100th most popular name of all time. As a last name Flor was the 16,748th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Flor have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,966 babies born with the first name Flor in the United States. That's more than enough people named Flor to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Flor? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Flor first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Flor is Thursday, October 15th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Flor born? The highest recorded use of the first name Flor was in 2007 with a total of 277 babies.
  • Random Flor Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Flor is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Flor: Your name in reverse order is Rolf. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rofl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Flor? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,707 people with the last name Flor.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Flor? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Flor as their last name since less than 1 person in 172k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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