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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Iness

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Alt. Meaning

I is for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Iness

Sim was born on July 9th, 1930. He passed away on May 23rd, 1996.


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International Interest for Iness

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Iness as a last name

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Common last names for Iness

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Iness U.S.
  White 80.39% 64.26%
  African American 5.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 4.58% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.58% 16.26%

Of Last Name Iness

People with the last name Iness are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Iness

  • How Popular is the name Iness? Iness is the 35,604th most popular name of all time. As a last name Iness was the 114,424th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Iness have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 107 babies born with the first name Iness in the United States. That's more than enough people named Iness to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Iness? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Iness first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Iness is Monday, January 1st, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Iness born? The highest recorded use of the first name Iness was in 1916 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Iness: Your name in reverse order is Sseni. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nesis. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Iness? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 153 people with the last name Iness.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Iness? Iness is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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