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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 Gorda

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Alt. Meaning

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Gorda

Ştefan Gorda is a Moldovan Ambassador to the Czech Republic. Ştefan was born on January 11th, 1960.


Charlene Costanzo is a non-fiction, life lessons, inspiration, spirituality, parenting self-help books, and self-help book author, speaker, and experiential workshop facilitator. Charlene was given the name Charlene Ann Gorda on March 30th, 1949 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States.


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Popularity of Gorda as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Gorda U.S.
  White 89.84% 64.26%
  African American 3.21% 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 5.35% 16.26%

Of Last Name Gorda

People with the last name Gorda are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Gorda

  • How Popular is the name Gorda? As a last name Gorda was the 97,210th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Gorda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Gorda is Wednesday, June 30th, 1875.
  • How unique is the name Gorda? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Gorda. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Gorda: Your name in reverse order is Adrog. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gaord. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Gorda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 187 people with the last name Gorda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Gorda? Gorda is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Gordas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Gorda born Nov 7, 1942

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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