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Origin and Meaning of Hosteen

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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Hosteen

Hosteen Klah was a in the fields of weaver, artist, medicine man, and weaving. Hosteen was given the name , in 1867 in Bear Mountain, near Fort Wingate, New Mexico. Hosteen is also known as Hastiin Klah and Ahway Eskay. He breathed his last breath on February 27th, 1937.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Hosteen as a last name

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Common last names for Hosteen

  • Begay
  • Yazzie
  • Nez
  • Tso
  • Benally

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hosteen U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 94.89% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.88% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hosteen

People with the last name Hosteen are most frequently American Indian and Alaska Native

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Fun Facts about the name Hosteen

  • How Popular is the name Hosteen? Hosteen is the 43,274th most popular name of all time. As a last name Hosteen was the 63,698th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Hosteen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 65 babies born with the first name Hosteen in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hosteen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hosteen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hosteen is Monday, January 15th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Hosteen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hosteen was in 1883 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Hosteen: Your name in reverse order is Neetsoh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Heeosnt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hosteen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 313 people with the last name Hosteen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hosteen? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hosteen as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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