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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jaquez

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  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Jaquez is of English origin and means "African".
Other origins: African American

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Alt. Meaning

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

Q is for qualified, no doubt you are!

U is for understanding, you show for others.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

Z is for zany, the funny side of you!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Jaquez

César Duarte Jáquez is a Governor of Chihuahua. They have been prominent since 2010. César was born on April 14th, 1963 in Parral, Chihuahua.


Pablo Jáquez is a sports team member for the Club Universidad Nacional.


How popular is the baby name Jaquez in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1987 5 0 5
1988 6 0 6
1989 19 0 19
1990 18 0 18
1991 21 0 21
1992 26 0 26
1993 41 0 41
1994 32 0 32
1995 63 0 63
1996 75 0 75
1997 64 0 64
1998 99 0 99
1999 131 0 131
2000 120 0 120
2001 132 0 132
2002 167 0 167
2003 140 0 140
2004 121 0 121
2005 90 0 90
2006 85 0 85
2007 100 0 100
2008 77 0 77
2009 64 0 64
2010 62 0 62
2011 52 0 52
2012 45 0 45
2013 28 0 28
2014 32 0 32
2015 18 0 18
2016 31 0 31
2017 28 0 28

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Popularity of Jaquez as a first name

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Popularity of Jaquez as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jaquez U.S.
  White 4.67% 64.26%
  African American 0.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.24% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.40% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.21% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 94.01% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jaquez

People with the last name Jaquez are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Jaquez

  • How Popular is the name Jaquez? Jaquez is the 6,814th most popular name of all time. As a last name Jaquez was the 4,295th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jaquez have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,992 babies born with the first name Jaquez in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jaquez to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jaquez? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Jaquez first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jaquez is Saturday, August 13th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Jaquez born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jaquez was in 2002 with a total of 167 babies.
  • Random Jaquez Factoid: According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jaquez is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 28 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1998.
  • Weird things about the name Jaquez: Your name in reverse order is Zeuqaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Zajeuq. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jaquez? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 8,281 people with the last name Jaquez.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jaquez? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Jaquez as their last name.

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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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