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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Guimaraes

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Alt. Meaning

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

U is for useful, always to others.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for appreciative, of all you have

R is for respect, earned through your actions

A is for achievements, the many over a lifetime

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Guimaraes

Kyra Gracie Guimarães is a martial artist. Kyra was born on May 29th, 1985 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


Alexandre Guimarães is a soccer player for the Puntarenas F.C., Deportivo Saprissa, A.D. Turrialba, and Costa Rica national football team. Alexandre was born on November 7th, 1959 in Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil.


Gabriela was born on May 19th, 1994.


Ulysses was born on October 6th, 1916 in Itirapina. He died on October 12th, 1992.


She holds the title Miss Brasil 2007, Top Model of The World 2006, (Resigned), Miss Minas Gerais 2007, Top Model of the World, and Minas Gerais. Natália was born on December 25th, 1984 in Juiz de Fora.


Ubiratan Guimarães was a police officer and politician. Ubiratan was born on January 19th, 1943 in São Paulo. Ubiratan is also known as Colonel Ubiratan. He breathed his last breath on September 9th, 2006.


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Popularity of Guimaraes as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Guimaraes U.S.
  White 85.43% 64.26%
  African American 2.74% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.61% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.72% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.53% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Guimaraes

People with the last name Guimaraes are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Guimaraes

  • How Popular is the name Guimaraes? As a last name Guimaraes was the 21,144th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Guimaraes? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Guimaraes was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Guimaraes: Your name in reverse order is Searamiug. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aiuemagrs. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Guimaraes? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,242 people with the last name Guimaraes.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Guimaraes? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Guimaraes as their last name since less than 1 person in 238k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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