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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hetfield

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Alt. Meaning

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

F is for forgiving, of others and your own mistakes

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

L is for love, your love of life!

D is for dandy, a description of you!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Hetfield

James Hetfield is a heavy metal music, thrash metal, hard rock, and speed metal musician. He plays Gibson Explorer, ESP Guitars, Ken Lawrence Instruments, Gibson Les Paul Custom, Gibson Flying V, and Fender Telecaster. His most notable accomplishments were from 1978 to present. James was given the name James Alan Hetfield on August 3rd, 1963 in Downey, California, U.S.


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Popularity of Hetfield as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hetfield U.S.
  White 96.95% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 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 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hetfield

People with the last name Hetfield are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Hetfield

  • How Popular is the name Hetfield? As a last name Hetfield was the 108,199th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Hetfield? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Hetfield was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Hetfield: Your name in reverse order is Dleifteh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lihetedf. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hetfield? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 164 people with the last name Hetfield.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hetfield? Hetfield is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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Past life for Hetfield born May 18, 1953

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 Central Africa approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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