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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Galkin

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Alt. Meaning

G is for goal, your eye on the future.

A is for accountable, someone to be counted on

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

N is for notable, distinguished are your feats

Notable Persons With the Last Name Galkin

Maxim Galkin is a humorist, parodist, and television presenter. He has been prominent since 2000. Maxim was given the name Maxim Alexandrovich Galkin on June 18th, 1976 in Naro-Fominsky District.


Jonathan was born on April 4th, 1972 in Providence, Rhode Island.


Vladislav Galkin was an actor. His career lasted from 1981 to 2010. Vladislav was given the name Vladislav Sukhachev on December 25th, 1971 in Saint Petersburg. He breathed his last breath on February 25th, 2010.




Aleksandr was born in 1979.


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Popularity of Galkin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Galkin U.S.
  White 98.19% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.81% 16.26%

Of Last Name Galkin

People with the last name Galkin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Galkin

  • How Popular is the name Galkin? As a last name Galkin was the 70,833rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Galkin? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Galkin was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Galkin: Your name in reverse order is Niklag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Linkga. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Galkin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 276 people with the last name Galkin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Galkin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Galkin as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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