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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 Furst

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Alt. Meaning

F is for fickle, you can change your mind!

U is for unite, you bring people together.

R is for relax, you know how!

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

Notable Persons Named Furst

Fürst zu Windischgraetz Alfred August was a Minister-President of Cisleithania. Fürst was born on October 31st, 1851 in Prague. He died on November 23rd, 1927.


His military service ended in 1809. Fürst was born on February 16th, 1752 in Ingelfingen. He passed away on January 16th, 1814.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Furst

Stephen Furst is an actor and director. He was most active from 1975 to present. Stephen was given the name Stephen Nelson Feuerstein on May 8th, 1955 in Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.


Anton Furst was a production designer. He was most active from 1974 to 1990. Anton was given the name Anthony Francis Furst on May 6th, 1944 in London. He died on November 24th, 1991.


Steve Furst is a comedian, actor, and writer. His ongoing career started in 1990. Steve was given the name Steven Larry Furst on September 3rd, 1967 in Belfast.


Griff Furst is an actor and film director.


Joseph Fürst was a television actor. He was most active from 1953 to 1986. Joseph was born Joseph Fürst on February 13th, 1916 in Vienna, Austria. He breathed his last breath on November 29th, 2005.


Rafe Furst is an entrepreneur.


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Popularity of Furst as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Furst U.S.
  White 95.44% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.60% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.19% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.14% 16.26%

Of Last Name Furst

People with the last name Furst are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Furst

  • How Popular is the name Furst? As a last name Furst was the 12,333rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Furst first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Furst is Friday, June 7th, 1872.
  • How unique is the name Furst? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Furst. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Furst: Your name in reverse order is Tsruf. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rtfus. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Furst? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,521 people with the last name Furst.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Furst? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Furst as their last name since less than 1 person in 118k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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