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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Heineken

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  • A submission from California, United States says the name Heineken means "Wonderful bright" and is of Dutch origin.

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Notable Persons Named Heineken

Heineken Lokpobiri is a National Senator. Heineken was born on March 3rd, 1967.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Heineken

Freddy Heineken was a corporate director, businessperson, board of directors, and businessman. His career lasted from 1941 to 2002. Freddy was given the name Alfred Henry Heineken on November 4th, 1923 in Amsterdam. He died on January 3rd, 2002.


Charlene was given the name Charlene Heineken by her parent Freddy Heineken on June 30th, 1954 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.


He died on January 4th, 1830.


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Popularity of Heineken as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Heineken U.S.
  White 91.36% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.27% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.09% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.27% 16.26%

Of Last Name Heineken

People with the last name Heineken are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Heineken

  • How Popular is the name Heineken? As a last name Heineken was the 85,049th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Heineken? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Heineken was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Heineken: Your name in reverse order is Nekenieh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ikneehne. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Heineken? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 220 people with the last name Heineken.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Heineken? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Heineken as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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