Grecia

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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 Grecia

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Arizona, United States, the name Grecia is of Spanish origin and means "The one who has God's friendship".
  • A submission from Missouri, United States says the name Grecia means "Greece" and is of Spanish origin.
  • According to a user from Illinois, United States, the name Grecia is of Spanish origin and means "Greece".
  • According to a user from Illinois, United States, the name Grecia is of Spanish origin and means "Greece".
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Notable Persons Named Grecia

Grecia Colmenares is an actress. Grecia was given the name Grecia Dolores Colmenares Mieussens on December 7th, 1962 in Valencia, Carabobo.

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Grecia was born on March 13th, 1993.

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Grecia was born on June 8th, 1992.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 5 5 0
1973 5 5 0
1978 7 7 0
1985 43 43 0
1986 61 61 0
1987 133 133 0
1988 167 167 0
1989 141 141 0
1990 113 113 0
1991 149 149 0
1992 122 122 0
1993 141 141 0
1994 113 113 0
1995 125 125 0
1996 98 98 0
1997 153 153 0
1998 124 124 0
1999 115 115 0
2000 157 157 0
2001 169 169 0
2002 155 155 0
2003 204 204 0
2004 202 202 0
2005 203 203 0
2006 216 216 0
2007 215 215 0
2008 169 169 0
2009 148 148 0
2010 128 128 0
2011 150 150 0
2012 192 192 0
2013 177 177 0
2014 143 143 0
2015 171 171 0
2016 164 164 0
2017 139 139 0

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Popularity of Grecia as a first name

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Popularity of Grecia as a last name

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Common last names for Grecia

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Grecia U.S.
  White 11.30% 64.26%
  African American 17.39% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 57.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 13.04% 16.26%

Of Last Name Grecia

People with the last name Grecia are most frequently White, African American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Grecia

  • How Popular is the name Grecia? Grecia is the 3,830th most popular name of all time. As a last name Grecia was the 144,141st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Grecia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,917 babies born with the first name Grecia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Grecia to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Grecia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Grecia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Grecia is Thursday, November 15th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Grecia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Grecia was in 2006 with a total of 216 babies.
  • Random Grecia Factoid: According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Grecia is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 74 babies in California have the same name as you in 1991.
  • Weird things about the name Grecia: Your name in reverse order is Aicerg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cgiear. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Grecia? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 115 people with the last name Grecia.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Grecia? Grecia is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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