Gilberto

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27k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
424
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Gilberto

"Gilberto" is a name of Spanish origin, and it means "Bright pledge". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Gilberto

Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela is a criminal. Gilberto is also known as El Ajedrecista" and El Ajedrecista" (The Chess Player).

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Gilberto Silva is a soccer player for the América Futebol Clube (MG), Clube Atlético Mineiro, Arsenal F.C., Panathinaikos F.C., Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, and Brazil national football team. Gilberto was born on October 7th, 1976 in Lagoa da Prata, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

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Gilberto Gil is a musician. He holds the title Oslodum". Gilberto was given the name Gilberto Passos Gil Moreira on June 26th, 1942 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.

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Gilberto was born on June 19th, 1991 in Mazatlán. Gilberto is also known as Ramírez Sánchez and Gilberto (Spanish).

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Gilberto was born in 1937. He left this life on February 27th, 1989.

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Gilberto Valle is a former police officer. Gilberto was given the name Gilberto Valle III on April 14th, 1984 in Queens. Gilberto is also known as Cannibal Cop.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Gilberto

Astrud Gilberto is a bossa nova, latin jazz, and brazilian jazz singing, songwriter, and painting. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1963 to present. Astrud was given the name Astrud Evangelina Weinert on March 29th, 1940.

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João Gilberto is a bossa nova, samba, and latin jazz guitarist, singing, and songwriter. He plays Guitarist, Guitar, and Vocals. His ongoing career started in 1950. João was given the name João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira on June 10th, 1931.

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Bebel Gilberto is a bossa nova, música popular brasileira, samba, latin pop, chill-out music, and downtempo singer-songwriter and voice acting. She was most active from 1980 to present. Bebel was given the name Isabel Gilberto de Oliveira on May 12th, 1966 in New York City. Bebel is also known as Bebel and Bebelucha.

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Gilberto is a soccer player for the America Football Club (RJ), Clube de Regatas do Flamengo, Cruzeiro Esporte Clube, Inter Milan, CR Vasco da Gama, Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, Associação Desportiva São Caetano, Hertha BSC, Tottenham Hotspur F.C., Esporte Clube Vitória, and América Futebo. Gilberto was born on April 25th, 1976 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Sebastião Gilberto is a soccer player for the S.L. Benfica (Luanda), Atlético Petróleos de Luanda, Al Ahly SC, Lierse S.K., AEL Limassol, and Angola national football team. Sebastião was born on September 21st, 1982 in Luanda.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1903 6 0 6
1907 6 0 6
1908 8 0 8
1909 6 0 6
1910 9 0 9
1911 9 0 9
1912 23 0 23
1913 23 0 23
1914 38 0 38
1915 40 0 40
1916 35 0 35
1917 34 0 34
1918 42 0 42
1919 71 0 71
1920 80 0 80
1921 74 0 74
1922 81 0 81
1923 106 0 106
1924 91 0 91
1925 101 0 101
1926 115 0 115
1927 107 0 107
1928 177 0 177
1929 137 0 137
1930 138 0 138
1931 147 0 147
1932 141 0 141
1933 106 0 106
1934 118 0 118
1935 112 0 112
1936 118 0 118
1937 124 0 124
1938 115 6 109
1939 106 0 106
1940 108 0 108
1941 97 0 97
1942 130 0 130
1943 142 0 142
1944 101 0 101
1945 169 0 169
1946 139 0 139
1947 176 0 176
1948 157 0 157
1949 177 0 177
1950 142 0 142
1951 173 0 173
1952 178 0 178
1953 197 0 197
1954 174 0 174
1955 171 0 171
1956 202 0 202
1957 218 0 218
1958 216 0 216
1959 215 0 215
1960 253 0 253
1961 258 0 258
1962 302 0 302
1963 285 5 280
1964 285 0 285
1965 281 0 281
1966 291 0 291
1967 292 0 292
1968 292 0 292
1969 357 5 352
1970 345 5 340
1971 364 0 364
1972 342 0 342
1973 376 0 376
1974 403 0 403
1975 342 0 342
1976 365 5 360
1977 379 5 374
1978 355 0 355
1979 362 0 362
1980 414 0 414
1981 446 0 446
1982 379 0 379
1983 391 0 391
1984 368 0 368
1985 370 5 365
1986 365 0 365
1987 354 0 354
1988 450 0 450
1989 508 12 496
1990 515 0 515
1991 534 5 529
1992 529 0 529
1993 559 0 559
1994 541 0 541
1995 495 0 495
1996 475 5 470
1997 452 0 452
1998 498 0 498
1999 485 0 485
2000 489 0 489
2001 479 0 479
2002 434 0 434
2003 491 0 491
2004 439 0 439
2005 457 0 457
2006 454 0 454
2007 424 0 424
2008 361 0 361
2009 329 0 329
2010 280 0 280
2011 249 0 249
2012 228 0 228
2013 211 0 211
2014 199 0 199
2015 189 0 189
2016 178 0 178

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Popularity of Gilberto as a first name

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Popularity of Gilberto as a last name

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Common last names for Gilberto

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  • Gomez
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Gilberto U.S.
  White 65.80% 64.26%
  African American 1.18% 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 32.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Gilberto

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

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Fun Facts about the name Gilberto

  • How Popular is the name Gilberto? Gilberto is the 1,431st most popular name of all time. As a last name Gilberto was the 49,546th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Gilberto have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,474 babies born with the first name Gilberto in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gilberto to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gilberto? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1903 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Gilberto first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gilberto is Monday, January 15th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Gilberto born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gilberto was in 1993 with a total of 559 babies.
  • Random Gilberto Factoid: According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gilberto ranks 88th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 13 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1926.
  • Weird things about the name Gilberto: Your name in reverse order is Otreblig. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rligetob. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Gilberto? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 424 people with the last name Gilberto.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Gilberto? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Gilberto as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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